Tag Archives: Serenity

Metal Insider’s Siegfried Samer’s (Dragony) Top 8 Albums of 2023

Posted by on December 19, 2023

      08) Silver Bullet, Shadowfall(Reaper Entertainment) A slightly more underground recommendation, but a solid one nonetheless, comes in the shape of Silver Bullet from Finland, who deliver more than solid work on their third album, “Shadowfall.” While the production could maybe use a little more fine-tuning, the song material itself is top-notch, and […]

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Rock Castle 2023 Live Review: A Recap of the Summer Fest with U.D.O., Hammerfall, Doro, Beast in Black, & More

Posted by on December 7, 2023

  Following hot on the heels of the two more established summer festivals organized by Pragokoncert in Czechia, Metalfest in Pilsen, and Masters of Rock in Vizovice, the recently re-branded Rock Castle festival in Moravsky Krumlov is quickly becoming a fan favorite in the European festival season. Once again, taking place around the beautiful castle […]

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New & Noteworthy: Dark Releases – 11/3/2023 -11/10/2023

Posted by on November 10, 2023

  New & Noteworthy is Metal Insider’s weekly column highlighting some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. Last week saw new albums from the likes of The Struts, Suffocation, Bad Wolves, Spiritbox, Silent Planet, Yawning Balch, Dying Wish, Green Lung, Carnation and more. This week, we can expect the return […]

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Album Review: Serenity – ‘Nemesis AD’

Posted by on November 8, 2023

    Austrian power metal band Serenity once again delivers a historical metal statement with their new album, Nemesis AD. Inspired by the life of German Renaissance painter Albrecht Dürer (1494–1528), the band pays tribute to the medieval-feeling opening track, Memoriae Alberti Dureri. The album’s ferocity is condensed in the track “The Fall of Men,” […]

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Live Review: Powerwolf w/ Lord of the Lost & Serenity spook Mitsubishi Electric Hall in Düsseldorf on Halloween 2023

Posted by on November 3, 2023

  Powerwolf has scheduled five exclusive gigs for November as part of their approaching sabbatical—perhaps for a new record or a well-deserved relaxation. We were fortunate enough to assist in the first of these exhibits, held at the Mitsubishi Electric Hall in Düsseldorf. The event was memorable not just because of the approximately 7,000 people […]

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New & Noteworthy: Forever Releases & Proud – 10/27/2023

Posted by on October 27, 2023

  New & Noteworthy is Metal Insider’s weekly column highlighting some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This week marks the return of Dokken and The Gaslight Anthem, as well as big releases from the likes of King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard, Poppy, Doro, In This Moment, Taking Back […]

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ICYMI: Serenity share “The Fall of Man” video featuring Roy Khan; new album arriving in October

Posted by on September 1, 2023

  Austrian symphonic metal giants Serenity are set to release their new studio album, Nemesis AD, on October 27th via Napalm Records. The group has recently unveiled a video for the lead single “The Fall of Man,” featuring Roy Khan (Conception, ex-Kamelot). Inspired by painter Albrecht Dürer, the album weaves majestic orchestral arrangements and heavy […]

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New & Noteworthy: Releases they tell our children

Posted by on January 6, 2023

  New & Noteworthy, Metal Insider’s weekly column highlighting some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week is back! It’s time to start fresh with the brand new year with releases from Anti-Flag to Varmia!  Yes, New & Noteworthy is back in action, and we are kicking off 2023 with a […]

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Serenity share video for live version of “Souls and Sins”

Posted by on January 5, 2023

  Serenity have shared a live video for the live version of “Souls and Sins” featuring Sascha Paeth (producer of Avantasia) and Michele Guaitoli (Visions of Atlantis). The track is taken from the upcoming live release, Memoria, out tomorrow (6th) via Napalm Records.    The band comments:  “This song is taken from our previous album, […]

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Nine Videos to check out – 06/16/2022

Posted by on June 16, 2022

  From The Silverblack to Michael Monroe, here are nine  videos to check out:   01) The Silverblack “Judgment” featuring ex-Fear Factory’s Burton C. Bell Album: Judgment Release Date: 06/10/2022 Label: darkTunes   02) Fallen Sanctuary (featuring members of Serenity & Temperance) – “Now and Forever”   Album: Terranova Release Date: 06/24/2022 Label: AFM Records […]

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