Pumpkin fans, unite! Helloween and Incendium are teaming up for the launch of Seekers of the Seven Keys, a supernatural horror-fantasy comic book that explores the iconic cast of characters depicted on album covers from the legendary German heavy metal band, known as the “godfathers of melodic speed metal.” Incendium is also thrilled to announce a line of collectible Helloween action figures inspired by the bands’ cover artwork and lyrical lore: The Keeper Of The Seven Keys, The Witch, and Jack O. Lantern.Continue reading HELLOWEEN Teams up with Incendium for comic book and action figures
Incendium and Heavy Metal Entertainment announce the launch of Maledictus Athenaeum, a Cradle Of Filth comic book anthology series, under all-new music focused OPUS imprint.
In the ruined halls of the Maledictus Athenaeum lie occult histories, sealed records, and cursed artifacts – this unholy archive explores the far corners of Cradle Of Filth’s musical legacy, a vast universe of Ageless Vampires, Mythical Creatures and Vengeful Gods. The Countess, The Huntress, Lilith, The Manticore, and many more, will be revisited in stories from an all-star roster of comics talent from the pages of Heavy Metal Magazine and beyond.
At the invitation of DC, multi-Gold and Platinum-selling punk rock stalwarts Rise Against will see its brand new song, “Broken Dreams, Inc.” as the lead-off track on Dark Nights: Death Metal The Original Soundtrack, the companion to DC’s recently launched, seven-issue comic book series, “Dark Nights: Death Metal.” Executive produced by composer Tyler Bates (“Guardians of the Galaxy,” the “John Wick” franchise, “Dawn of the Dead” reboot), who is also penning music for the score, the album’s songs were written and performed by some of Rock and Metal’s finest, all inspired by the comic series’ storyline. “Broken Dreams, Inc.” will be released Wednesday, September 16 on Loma Vista Recordings, while the soundtrack’s confirmed release date, complete artist line up, and full tracklisting will be announced shortly.Continue reading COMIC PUBLISHER DC INVITES RISE AGAINST TO PROVIDE LEAD TRACK FOR “DARK NIGHTS: DEATH METAL” ORGINAL SOUNDTRACK
Something legendary in the history of music and comics is about to happen! Have you ever wondered what kind of music the obscure knight from Gotham City listens to? Maybe Bruce Wayne has got a secret identity in terms of music as well… and while we imagine him chilling to Mozart during the day, his disguised alter-ego seems to like heavier sounds. The story hasn’t been told yet… Next fall we will get to see Batman in a totally new light. He will land on stage during a LACUNA COIL show.
Continue reading LACUNA COIL team up with DC Comics for Batman’s 80th Anniversary
SLAYER – to release comic book “Repentless #1”
2017-01-11 – SLAYER, the most badass thrash/metal band on the planet, will see issue #1 of its three-comic book series “Repentless” released on January 25 through Dark Horse Comics.
The comic book series is based on SLAYER‘s brutal ‘Repentless‘ music videos, written and directed by B.J. McDonnell (Hatchet III) and scripted by director/producer Jon Schnepp (Metalocalypse, The Venture Bros., The Death of Superman Lives). “Twilight Zone” artist Guiu Vilanova created the inside artwork, while Eisner Award-winning British comics artist Glenn Fabry drew Issue #1’s cover, and Eric Powell (The Goon, Hillbilly) created the variant cover.
Said SLAYER‘s Tom Araya about ‘Repentless‘, “We’re telling the story that we’ve always told about society and how humans treat each other.”
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