Rock & Roll friends! Soon it’s time for the annual trip to FalunRead more
Glory to the Brave-Session in Falun!
Since this is the 20th anniversary of HammerFall‘s debut album Glory To The Brave, the band has decided to do something very special to celebrate this milestone. At Bang Your Head Festival in Germany and Sabaton Open Air in Sweden, they members will be joined on stage by Swedish Grammy nominees Draupner (featuring 3-time key-fiddle world champion Magnus Holmström) for an extensive Glory To The Brave session that you won’t see anywhere else.
Singer Joacim Cans exclaims: “I have worked with these wizards of folk music before, and what they are capable of doing on their instruments is almost impossible. If Yngwie Malmsteen played key-fiddle his name would be Magnus Holmström. This will truly be an epic and unforgettable addition to the live set!” Draupner represents the timeless Swedish folk music tradition and will put their very unique stamp on some of the HammerFall classics. Expect something very much out of the ordinary for this segment, as no other band on this level has incorporated the Swedish folk music and made the tradition come alive in a heavy metal setting.
This will be reserved for the headline slot of these two festivals, and nowhere else @hammerfall_officialRead more
Wine tasting for the festival today. Cool bottle and branding. But not spot on.Read more
Då var det dags igen att sätta mina egna personliga ord på de 10 främsta orsakerna att besöka årets upplaga av Sabaton Open Air i Falun 2017. Frågan som kommer varje år från många lyderRead more
Today it was delivered. The 2017 Official Hard Rock Car by @bilmetro & @volkswagensverige Big thanks to the magnificent @matsbjorklund for yet another great year as partnerRead more
Officially framed. Game onRead more
So. Who’s coming!Read more
Final Line-Up 2017.Read more
Nu kan man vinna fina priser i vår app igen. Den här gången tillsammans med VW & Bilmetro. @bilmetroRead more
March 7, 2017 (14:10)Read more
Running order for Thursday, Friday & Saturday presented on the website and in our app!
1-day tickets available from February 16:th @ 09.00am.Read more
Eclipse was formed in 1999 in Stockholm by singer/guitarist/bassist Erik Mårtensson and drummer/keyboardist Anders Berlin. Together with guitarist Magnus Henriksson they received a record deal with English label Z Records. The band’s debut album, The Truth and A Little More was released in 2001.
Eclipse later received a contract with the Italian label Frontiers Records in April 2004 released the album Second To None. In 2008, they released the album Are You Ready to Rock. Erik Mårtensson then wrote most of the song material for the side project WET which consisted of members from Work of Art (W), Eclipse (E) and Talisman (T). Their self-titled debut was released in 2009 and became famous in the genre of melodic hard rock and the AOR radio format.
In 2012, they released the album Bleed & Scream. The title track was released as a single and also became the band’s first official video. The album entered Sverigetopplistan at number 44.
The band released their fifth album Armageddonize in February 2015, which debuted at number 49 on Sverigetopplistan. On 30, November 2015, SVT announced that Eclipse would participate in Melodifestivalen 2016 with the song “Runaways”. The song was written by Erik Mårtensson, and competed in the fourth semi-final which took place February 27 in Gävle. Eclipse finished in fifth place and were eliminated from the competition.
The band release their sixth album Monumentum in March 2017 and will appear on day 1 of the Frontiers Rock Festival IV held in Trezzo (Milano), Italy, 29-30 March 2017.