Tag Archives: Nevermore

Sanctuary/Nevermore frontman Warrel Dane passes away from heart attack

Posted by on December 13, 2017

  In sudden and tragic news, Warrel Dane, frontman of Nevermore and Sanctuary, passed away in his sleep this morning (December 13th). Guitarist Johnny Moraes spoke with Brazil’s UOL and said that he suffered from a heart attack at the apartment of the studio they were recording in. “He died in the night. He had […]

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Warrel Dane to release solo album in 2018; Jeff Loomis discusses Nevermore reunion is “quite possible”

Posted by on September 20, 2017

Sanctuary/Nevermore vocalist Warrel Dane is currently on a solo tour that’s continuing to commemorate the fifteenth-anniversary of Nevermore’s classic Dead Heart In A Dead Word (2000). It looks like his solo run has sparked the vocalist to write more dark and complex tunes and it has been almost a decade since he released his one […]

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Video premiere: Ghost Ship Octavius, “In Dreams”

Posted by on May 31, 2016

Seattle essentially got their own metal supergroup when Ghost Ship Octavius formed back in 2013. Featuring guitarist Matt Wicklund (God Forbid, Himsa) and former Nevermore drummer Van Williams, the band successfully crowdfunded their debut album, a progressive and heavy collection of songs ably fronted by newcomer Adon Fanion’s vocals. The band filmed a video at Seattle’s […]

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Record Store Day 2016 releases unveiled

Posted by on March 10, 2016

As sales of digital downloads and compact discs continue to fall and streaming continues to rise, there’s one big exception, and that’s vinyl. In fact, in 2015, vinyl sales increased 30 percent, to nearly 12 million. There are several reasons for this. Apparently, millennials are leading the cause, because there’s something cool and  retro about […]

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Symphony X releases lyric video for new single

Posted by on May 27, 2015

[youtube]https://youtu.be/_z3AHbjeb1U[/youtube] In anticipation for the release of their ninth studio album Underworld, the New Jersey-based Symphony X has put out a lyric video for the first single “Nevermore.” “Nevermore” is fast, heavy, melodic, technical, and everything that we’ve come to expect and admire about the band. Underworld will be release worldwide on July 24th via […]

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Loomis makes debut in new Arch Enemy video

Posted by on May 4, 2015

Arch Enemy has had some notable line-up changes in the last year. Alissa White-Gluz replacing Angela Gossow was big enough, then former Nevermore guitarist Jeff Loomis joined the band! Now with the band’s latest clip for “Stolen Life,” Loomis makes his first music video appearance with the band. According to Metal Hammer the video was shot in Chile, and with […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 10: shocking moments of 2014

Posted by on December 22, 2014

2014 was filled with lots of great new albums (as you likely noticed from our Top 10 list). Yet like every year, 2014 had plenty of shocking moments; incidents and events that took the metal community by complete surprise. With that in mind, the Metal Insider crew continues the tradition of listing the top ten […]

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Holy crap, Jeff Loomis is in Arch Enemy now!

Posted by on November 17, 2014

It’s been a completely insane year of lineup changes for Arch Enemy, what with Angela Gossow stepping aside for Alissa White-Gluz, but they’ve just upped the ante, because now Nevermore guitarist Jeff Loomis is in the band! He replaces Nick Cordle, who understandably, has stepped aside. And while Loomis won’t start until the European tour, […]

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Interview: Cannibal Corpse discuss death metal’s legacy, staying fresh 26 years in

Posted by on July 10, 2014

A death metal band of 26 years like Cannibal Corpse is used to causing uproar when they tour and release new music. On the cusp of releasing their 13th studio album A Skeletal Domain, fans will receive a dual strike as Cannibal Corpse promotes the album, coming via Metal Blade Records in September, on the […]

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Which of the following metal rumors are true?

Posted by on April 1, 2014

Chances are, you spent the better part of the day wondering whether something unbelievable was true or if it was part of an April Fool’s prank (yeah, sorry about that). With that in mind, we decided to play a little game. We’ve compiled eleven “rumors” that have made their way around the metal community over […]

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