Tag Archives: Therion

New & Noteworthy: February 9th, 2018: Beloved New Music

Posted by on February 9, 2018

New & Noteworthy is a weekly column in which we highlight some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This week we’ve got new music from Visigoth and Therion, as well as the debut album from Legend of the Seagullmen. If you would like to check out the last New & […]

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Therion premieres new song, “Night Reborn”

Posted by on January 16, 2018

Therion will finally release their three hour rock opera opus Beloved Antichrist on February 9th via Nuclear Blast. Right before Christmas, the group gave us a treat with the new song, “Temple of New Jerusalem.” Today (12th) these symphonic metal pioneers premiered the track “Night Reborn.” Mastermind Christofer Johnsson commented: “‘Night Reborn’ is also one […]

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Therion unleashed new single “Temple of New Jerusalem”

Posted by on December 20, 2017

  Therion have kept their promise that they would release the first single taken from their latest effort Beloved Antichrist before Christmas Day. The time has finally arrived, and we are excited to hear the first taste of the highly anticipated rock opera, which is inspired by Vladímir Soloviov’s A Short Tale Of The Antichrist. […]

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Hellfest Announces 2018 Lineup

Posted by on December 13, 2017

  Hellfest is back for their 13th annual heavy metal festival and has announced their final line up. Featuring over 150 bands on 6 stages, Hellfest takes place in Clisson France from June 22-24. Previously announced headliners such as Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Avenged Sevenfold, Deftones, A Perfect Circle, Marilyn Manson, Megadeth, Limp Bizkit, Nightwish, […]

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Therion to release ‘Beloved Antichrist’ in February

Posted by on December 12, 2017

On February 2nd, there will be much more to see than a groundhog’s shadow. Therion’s long anticipated rock opera Beloved Antichrist will finally arrive. These symphonic metal pioneers will unleash what is considered as mastermind’s Christofer Johnsson’s monumental brainchild and could be considered as a three hour masterpiece. The story is partially based on Vladímir […]

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Therion announces rock opera, ‘Beloved Antichrist’

Posted by on October 5, 2017

Mastermind Christofer Johnsson founded Therion when he was a young teenager who was highly influenced by Celtic Frost. In fact, not just their band name, but a song, is named after Celtic Frost’s second studio album, To Mega Therion. The band’s sound has changed quite a bit over the years, as they moved far away from […]

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70000tons of Metal could include a final performance for a Therion member

Posted by on January 31, 2017

70000tons of Metal is considered the biggest and best metal cruises out there. Starting tomorrow, metal fans from all over the world are convening on a boat to see sixty bands play twice in four days. However, the year’s lineup could potentially be the final performance of Therion guitarist and founding member Christofer Johnsson, depending on a possible […]

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10 debut metal albums turning 25 in 2016

Posted by on January 5, 2016

Another year has passed and we’ve got at least 300 days or so before everyone starts talking about what the best albums of 2016 will be. Some people don’t really see the beginning of a new year as something truly significant, and others see ist as the perfect chance to start something new in their lives. In […]

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Wacken Open Air Festival already sold out for 2016

Posted by on August 4, 2015

The Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival had a good, eight-year run. Meanwhile, next year’s Germany’s Wacken Open Air Festival has already sold out – for the 11th year in a row. That’s 75,000 tickets already sold. For an event without a complete line-up announced. From the official Wacken Open Air website: “You are really crazy. Thank you for your loyalty and […]

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Today in Metal: ‘Sitra Ahra’ by Therion turns four years old

Posted by on September 17, 2014

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cvOypQOzY3M[/youtube] Metal Insider contributor Anthony Maisano is listening to a different metal album that was released on that day every day. This is Therion’s second to most recent album. This is a much more simple, straightforward Therion album, but they pull it off pretty well. This one is really all about the singing, and the orchestral […]

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