Tag Archives: Avatar

AVATAR “Going Hunting” 2022 UK & EU Tour

Ambitious sorcerers of the highest order, AVATAR smash the boundaries between band, theater troupe, and cinematic masterminds, with a series of celebrated albums and videos, and the immersive world of Avatar Country, a fantastical land where metal rules supreme. AVATAR songs are new anthems for the ages, precision heat-seeking missiles …

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Our Tribute to Drummers

As everyone knows, it’s the drummer in the band that is the smart one. So here is our tribute to the ones behind the kit, the ones that drives the band forward. The ones that hit things for fun. We salute you! A selection of our favourite shots taken over …

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Review: Avatar Ages – ‘Memories’

The one burning question after last week’s ‘Madness’ Livestream concert, was how could Avatar top that? Chatrooms are usually full of disagreements, differing opinions, and all-round “you’re wrong”-isms, but the general chat during and after ‘Madness’ was – Best. Stream. Ever. So how could Avatar top the “best stream ever”? …

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Review: Avatar – Avatar Ages: ‘Madness’

Had the pandemic not happened then Avatar would have no doubt spent 2020 on the road in support of their latest album: the astonishing ‘Hunter Gatherer’. The setlist for the tour would have, rightly so, focused on ‘Hunter Gatherer’, and no doubt with a handful of tracks from its predecessor …

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AVATAR Ages – Second Stream 16th Jan

Avatar Ages – An Impossible Concert Experience, debuted January 9 to rave reviews from media and was watched by fans across the globe. The 4-part online concert stream series from Avatar—Sweden’s most creative and exciting export—started with Age of Dreams, featuring the band’s Hunter Gatherer album from start to finish, …

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Interview: Johannes Eckerström of Avatar

Like actors on press junkets forced to endure interview after interview where they are pretty much asked the same questions over and over, musicians endure the same process when they are on promotional duties for their latest project. Interviewers wrestle with themselves about finding the perfect intro and keeping it …

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Review: Avatar – Hunter Gatherer

Eschewing the concept album path that both previous albums ‘Feathers & Flesh’ and ‘Avatar Country’ ventured down, the rapidly rising Swedish Metal outfit Avatar opted for a more traditional approach on studio album number eight; ‘Hunter Gatherer’. Ten individual tracks, no concept, same mission though: to blow the minds of …

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AVATAR: New Video – ‘Colossus’

As AVATAR steps closer to the highly-anticipated release of their eighth full-length, Hunter Gatherer, the band has delighted fans once again with the debut of their third single from the record, “Colossus”. Unsettling electronic instrumentation sets the tone as Johannes Eckerström provides the introduction to the track, from which the …

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AVATAR: New Video/New Album Details

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Sweden’s most creative and exciting export, AVATAR, debuted the official music video for their new track “Silence in the Age of Apes”, which serves as the lead single from their highly anticipated eighth full-length, Hunter Gatherer, due out August 7th, 2020 via Century Media Records. Continuing to smash the boundaries …

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