Tag Archives: Johannes Eckerström

Interview: Avatar’s Johannes Eckerström talks ‘Hunter Gatherer,’ missing live shows, & Jim Carrey

Posted by on July 10, 2020

  Avatar continues to reinvent the wheel as they went from lighthearted humor with Avatar Country  to dark and bleak with their upcoming album, Hunter Gatherer, which will be released on August 7th via eOne (pre-order here). We caught up with vocalist Johannes Eckerström to discuss their latest effort, the band’s return to darkness, missing […]

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Avatar talk ‘Hail the Apocalypse,’ South Park and James Cameron

Posted by on March 21, 2014

[youtube]http://youtu.be/zKe8jze56Vg[/youtube] While Avatar’s fifth album, Hail the Apocalypse, is coming out May 13th, to many Americans, it’s only their second. 2012’s Black Waltz was the first album to come out stateside, but the Swedish band has been together since 2001. Their last album also found the band playing America for the first time, touring with the likes […]

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Review And Photos: Sevendust, Lacuna Coil, And Avatar Live In Nashville, TN, 2/10/13

Posted by on February 21, 2013

I was fortunate to have the chance to catch Sevendust on tour in support of their upcoming record, Black Out the Sun, as they rolled through Marathon Music Works in Nashville, TN on February 10.  Rounding out the lineup were Lacuna Coil and Avatar.  If you haven’t heard of the latter of those two, Avatar […]

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