Tag Archives: Mantar

Interview: Mantar’s Hanno talks new album ‘Pain Is Forever And This Is The End’

Posted by on July 11, 2022

  German metal duo Mantar are gearing up for their new album, Pain Is Forever And This Is The End, which is scheduled to arrive this Friday (15th) via Metal Blade Records (pre-order here). We caught up with guitarist/vocalist Hanno Klänhardt to discuss the follow-up to 2018’s The Modern Art Of Setting Ablaze.    What […]

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Seventeen album updates – 4/15/22

Posted by on April 15, 2022

    From Grey Daze to Alexisonfire here are seventeen albums recently announced:   01) Grey Daze – The Phoenix   Release Date: June 17, 2022  Label:  Loma Vista Recordings Track List: 01) Saturation (Strange Love) 02) Starting To Fly 03) Be Your Man 04) Holding You (featuring Dave Navarro) 05) Hole (featuring Lily & […]

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Metal By Numbers 9/5: Alice In Charts

Posted by on September 5, 2018

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. It was always going to be a big week with Alice In Chains putting out a new album. On the Top Current Albums they debuted at #2, second only to a South Korean boy […]

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Mantar streaming new song “Taurus”

Posted by on August 21, 2018

Mantar’s latest effort The Modern Art of Setting Ablaze is scheduled to arrive this Friday (24th) via Nuclear Blast. Today (21st) the group has released the new song “Taurus.” We recently spoke to vocalist/guitarist Hanno about the latest effort as he explained their overall differences and similarities since 2014’s Death by Burning. Listen to “Taurus” below:

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Interview: Mantar’s Hanno on new album, challenges, touring life, and more

Posted by on August 10, 2018

On August 24th, Germany’s Mantar will release their third full-length studio album The Modern Art of Setting Ablaze via Nuclear Blast. Since the duo’s inception back in 2012, they have become known as one of the hardest working bands around as their new record is just an extension to their resilient efforts. We were lucky […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/27: Aces high

Posted by on April 27, 2016

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. There are two things about reading the charts that make me depressed: 1. Seeing that people are still buying Kidz Bop, and 2. Seeing a dead musician’s record sales soar. And it’s been too […]

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Mantar enter a new Era Borealis from their Ode to the Flame

Posted by on February 12, 2016

German duo Mantar recently signed with Nuclear Blast and that meant the band had a new album ready to be out, and that album is titled Ode to the Flame and will hit the shelves on April 15th. The band commented about the signing: “We never had any plans to think this big with the band, but […]

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Heavy Montreal unveils lineup, including Nightwish, Volbeat, Killswitch Engage & more

Posted by on February 3, 2016

After teasing a few headliners, the annual Heavy Montreal festival announced their full lineup for the festival taking place on August 6th and 7th. The lineup, as always, is stacked this year, with Five Finger Death Punch and Disturbed headlining. In addition, Nightwish will be playing, performing their full-on European Festival format. That’s not the […]

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Mantar play an “Ode To The Flame” for next year

Posted by on December 4, 2015

The German two-piece wall of noise and sludge Mantar just signed to Nuclear Blast in late November, and they’re hard at work on their second studio album Ode To The Flame, which is slated for a spring of 2016 release. We dug their set at this year’s Maryland Death Fest so we’re stoked to see what’s in store for this […]

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Recap: Maryland Death Fest 2015

Posted by on May 27, 2015

If you’re a metalhead who haven’t been living under a rock or born 2 hrs ago, you already know this past weekend was Maryland Deathfest in Baltimore. The extreme metal fest, in its 13th year, has been growing exponentially from the past years. What started as a humble festival with bands like Suffocation, Dying Fetus and […]

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