Tag Archives: Sanctuary

Concert Calendar (8/02-8/06): The Masses Gathering Underneath the Stars: Havok, Metallica, & more

Posted by on August 2, 2023

  AYO! This early August. YES. Hey there! Hope everyone is enjoying another tropical week in paradise. Thanks for taking a moment to check out your favorite concert calendar. Have yourselves a great first week of August. Ya’ll got your Metallica tickets? No one has you covered with the gigs like we do. Prove Ian […]

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Sanctuary to release 30th Anniversary Edition of ‘Into The Mirror Black’

Posted by on August 31, 2020

  Sanctuary are celebrating the 30th Anniversary of their 1990 sophomore effort, Into The Mirror Black. The group has announced they will release the 30th Anniversary Edition of the record on October 9th via Century Media Records, which you can pre-order at this location and order T-shirt bundles here.  The lineup on this recording includes […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 30 Albums to (hopefully) look forward to in 2020

Posted by on January 8, 2020

  While some of these bands already have a release date set, we went ahead in hopes of seeing new albums from the following twenty-seven artists will arrive before the year ends.    30) The Night Flight Orchestra   It’s official! The Night Flight Orchestra will release their new album Aeromantic on February 28th via […]

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Lenny Rutledge talks ProgPower and the next chapter of Sanctuary

Posted by on September 4, 2019

On December 13, 2017, the metal community was at a loss after hearing about the sudden passing of Warrel Dane. The Sanctuary/Nevermore singer had one of the most recognizable voices, one that we will never forget. This tragic loss was unexpected. Dane had plans to work on his solo album as well as touring with […]

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Sanctuary to release new album in 2020

Posted by on May 24, 2019

The music world had a huge loss on December 13, 2017 when Warrel Dane (Sanctuary/Nevermore) passed away while recording his solo album Shadow Work. During that time, the future of his record and Sanctuary looked bleak. However, his record was posthumously released last October in his honor and the band decided to tour across North […]

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Metal Insider’s Zenae Zukowski’s Top 5 Concerts of 2018

Posted by on December 18, 2018

If you asked me how many shows I’ve been to this year, the answer is: I lost count. Despite a few unfortunate tour cancellations, 2018 has been an incredible ride for live music. For instance: both Alien Weaponry and Jinjer made it to North America for the first-time-ever, while Nita Strauss booked her first tour […]

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Witherfall’s Jake & Joseph talk new album, Sanctuary, scattering Adam’s ashes at 70k

Posted by on November 2, 2018

Today (2nd), Witherfall’s sophomore album A Prelude To Sorrow has finally arrived via Century Media. The heavy/progressive metal project features Iced Earth guitarist Jake Dreyer and vocalist Joseph Michael who recently replaced the late Sanctuary vocalist Warrel Dane for their North American tour, and potentially more. The follow-up to 2017’s Nocturnes and Requiems is arguably […]

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Listen to “As Fast As The Others” a new song by the late Warrel Dane

Posted by on September 27, 2018

“As Fast As The Others,” the second single from the late Sanctuary/Nevermore vocalist Warrel Dane’s posthumous solo album Shadow Work is now available. Dane tragically passed away last december while he was working on his new solo effort. After a long debate, it was decided there was enough material to complete the the follow-up to […]

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Warrel Dane posthumous solo album to arrive in October

Posted by on August 7, 2018

Another icon was lost on December 13th, 2017 as the metal community mourned the death of Warrel Dane, who passed away of a heart attack during the recordings of his second solo album in São Paulo, Brazil. During that time, we weren’t sure if Sanctuary would continue to tour with Iced Earth nor did we […]

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Sanctuary debating continuing without Warrel Dane

Posted by on April 11, 2018

When Warrel Dane passed away late last year, we assumed Sanctuary would pull from touring with Iced Earth on their Incorruptible Tour. The group ended up making their scheduled run as a farewell to the late singer and recruited Witherfall vocalist Joseph Michael as Dane’s replacement. We were lucky to catch their show in NY […]

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