For the 500th anniversary of one of the oldest military establishments in the world - the Swedish Royal Guard - metal giants Sabaton return with an epic hymn to celebrate this commemoration, whilst simultaneously satisfying the wish of thousands of fans to sing in Swedish again. This is the first new music released since Sabaton's … Continue reading Sabaton release “Livgardet” video and announce another new single
Celebrated Swedish heavy metal titans Sabaton enter a new partnership with Nuclear Blast, re-signing with their longtime label home for a new single and much more to come. "Livgardet", the band's first new music since 2019's The Great War (which cracked the Top 10 in 11 countries, including No. 1 positions in Switzerland, Germany, and … Continue reading New Sabaton single incoming!
OK, then so it's time to draft some words about 2020 and try to make out that it's not been a cataclysmic shitstorm caused mainly by political ineptitude and a hyperactive microorganism. But I can't. Because it was. So I won't. Instead I'll focus mainly on the music side of things, which is surprisingly limited … Continue reading 2020 Crew Review: Iain “Mosh” Purdie – Editor in Chief/Grand Poobah
I don’t need to go into what an unbelievable shit-storm this year has been for everyone, so I will just get straight on with mentioning some of the positive things that have got me through. Favourite Albums: Trivium - What The Dead Men Say Sólstafir - Endless Twilight of Codependent Love Mountain Caller - Chronicle I: … Continue reading 2020 Crew Review: Katie Frost – Photo Editor
I was recently invited by the Sabaton crew to join them at Wembley Arena in London to witness how their massive show goes together. The original purpose of this was to photograph some of the amazing women that they have on their crew as part of my “Women Behind the Scenes in Live Music” personal … Continue reading Behind the Scenes: Sabaton at Wembley Arena, February 8th 2020
Shortly before their first ever UK headline arena show, we got the chance to sit down with Sabaton founder and bassist, Pär Sundström. As this was the third or fourth time I'd spoken to him, I was a little short on questions to ask... so I got my son to draft them! As such, credit … Continue reading Interview: Pär Sundström of Sabaton (London, 8th Feb 2020)