Within Temptation Continues to “Resist”

  Dutch metal band Within Temptation has dropped their long awaited seventh studio album, RESIST. Ten amazing tracks that’ll make it hard for rock lovers and fans to pick a favorite. From the singles, many have noted a change to the band’s prior symphonic sound. But WT is known to do different things and go where the music takes them. I for one am grateful … Continue reading Within Temptation Continues to “Resist”

Music Video: “Paradise” Within Temptation

My favorite Rock band has unveiled their long awaited music video and new single, Paradise. The rocking track features alluring vocalist Tarja (formerly of Nightwish). I love the song and find it very addicting. Check out the just as intense music video: Press release: Within Temptation joined forces with Tarja for the first single of the band’s new studio album to be released in January … Continue reading Music Video: “Paradise” Within Temptation

“Triplets”

Within Temptation has unveiled the third of three short films released this year, giving fans further understanding of the concept behind the band’s third studio album and comic book “The Unforgiving.” The latest short film titled “Triplets” is just as dark and eerie as the previous two and still quite interesting. Check out the clip and tell us what you think of Within Temptation’s new … Continue reading “Triplets”

Within-Temptation to perform in NYC!

Great news WT fans, the popular symphonic metal band will perform in New York at Terminal 5 on September 10. This is a one night only so if you’ve been longing to see this talented band in action then visit this link to purchase your tickets, which goes on sale February 18. Be sure to use the secret code UNFORGIVING Credit: Within-Temptation.com Continue reading Within-Temptation to perform in NYC!

Within Temptation goes “Faster” in new MV

Dutch rock band Within Temptation has released the music video for their new single “Faster” online. The video starts out the same as their album trailer did, with a creepy old lady writing a letter (taken from the first short film “Mother Maiden“). The concept becomes more intriguing with the scary black and white samples, fueling your anticipation and leave you wanting more. I must say the band is looking pretty fresh and ‘rocking’ in their new video, or maybe I’ve just been missing them. Overall, the music video has a wonderful artistic direction, and I Love Sharon’s outfit as well. Anyways, without me going on and on about how cool the new video is, please check it out for yourselves below and let us know what you think:

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March is the month for big releases!

Britney Pre-order

Many big names in music are getting ready to release their new albums in March. From Britney to Avril, March seems to be the deadline for all. Among the many, some artists are making more highly anticipated comebacks, while others will end up being slept on. So just whose album are you anticipating the most? Here’s my list below:

 

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Within Temptation’s New Single & Album

Dutch Symphonic Rock band Within Temptation, has released the first official single from their fifth studio album “The Unforgiving“. The new song titled “Faster“, is nothing like I’ve heard before. The song is catchy, well written, and definitely a fresh sound from an always evolving and creative band. Listen to the song below to hear for yourselves.

The Unforgiving” will be released on March 25, 2011. The album’s Continue reading “Within Temptation’s New Single & Album”

EPICA: A Place In The Musical Universe

  EPICA is a dutch Symphonic Metal band from the Netherlands.  With the incorporation of an orchestra and choir mixing together with their sound, EPICA creates dynamic, melodic, and powerful music like no other. This band has already been rocking out shows in Europe, and now they’re hoping to conquer the rest of the world. EPICA has been on a North American tour promoting their … Continue reading EPICA: A Place In The Musical Universe

Spotlight – Within Temptation

Meet Within Temptation, one of the most popular Metal/Rock band from the Netherlands. The band was formed in 1996 by vocalist Sharon Den Adel and her partner and guitarist Robert Westerholt, and describes their music to be Symphonic Rock.

Within Temptation became known in the Dutch underground scene after releasing their album ‘ENTER‘ in 1997. They made their way into mainstream in 2001 with the release of their hit single ‘Ice Queen‘, from their second album ‘Mother Earth‘. ‘Ice Queen’ reached #2 on the Dutch charts, and the band won the Buma Export Award four years in a row, due to the fact that they had the most records sold.

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Music Is Universal

It’s amazing how music can break down walls and cross borders with the message it conveys, arousing different emotions inside each of us. Its this mere fact that allows musicians to develop a fan base and perform in different countries.

I’ve often asked myself, why is music so powerful? why am I able to be moved even by words I don’t understand? It all comes down to the fact that music is truly universal. Continue reading “Music Is Universal”