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Formed: 1996
From: Helsingborg, Sweden
Last Known Status: Active

Latest Soilwork News

Below is our complete Soilwork news coverage, including columns and articles pertaining to the band. Some articles listed may be indirectly related, such as side projects of the band members, etc.

Note: We began associating news directly with bands in late 2003. Therefore, earlier band news may not be listed on this page.

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Soilwork Posts Message To European Fans

Sweden's Soilwork has posted a video message in which singer Björn "Speed" Strid greets the band's European fans with regard to the European tour in support of most recent album "The Living Infinite" (reviewed here). Check it out below.

Additional tour and festival dates will also be announced in the near future. The band's currently announced dates with Sybreed and Keep of Kalessin can be found after the jump.

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Carcass Confirmed For 70,000 Tons Of Metal

The organizers of the 70,000 Tons of Metal Cruise have checked in with the following announcement about confirming Carcass for the lineup:

"Only Your Dead And Lifeless Carcass Will Return! Please welcome Carcass with their new line-up with Jeff Walker on vocals and bass, Bill Steer on lead guitar, Daniel Wilding on drums and Ben Ash on guitar on board 70,000 Tons of Metal, the World's Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise!

"Just imagine: In January 2014, 40 Heavy Metal bands and 2,000 fans from all over the World will go to the Caribbean to take over the luxury cruise ship Majesty of the Seas for 5 days and 4 nights.

"Book your cabin now at this location and be part of Heavy Metal History made in the Caribbean once again on 70,000 Tons of Metal!"

The first 14 out of 40 bands have been announced: More...

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Soilwork Announces "European Infinity" Tour

Swedish metallers Soilwork have announced the first dates for the upcoming "European Infinity Tour" in support of the band's most recent album "The Living Infinite" (reviewed here). Additional tour and festival dates will be announced later.

Commented the band: "It is with excitement we announce our first European headline tour in a while! We also consider this tour line up one of the best we've ever had. Keep of Kalessin is a kick ass band, hailing from our neighboring nation of Norway and Sybreed is another band that we've liked for years and has always brought something unique. We feel that this bill is a perfect match and cannot wait to bring this on the road! Don't miss out on the European leg of the 'World Infinity Tour!' See you in November!" More...

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Soilwork Releases New Music Video

Sweden's Soilwork has released an official video clip for "Spectrum Of Eternity." The clip premieres today at Metal Hammer, or you can check it out below.

The song comes off the band's most recent double album "The Living Infinite" (reviewed here). Catch the band live:

31.05 PL-Warsaw Ursynalia 2013
07.07 RO-Bucharest B’ESTFEST 2013
11-13.07 D Ballenstedt Rockharz
13.07 PL-Wegorzewo Seven Festival
22-24.07 SI-Tolmin Metaldays 2013
01-03.08 D Wacken Wacken Open Air
15-17.08 D Dinkelsbühl Summer Breeze Open Air
06.09 USA Atlanta – ProgPower
07.09 MEX Mexico City – Lunario More...

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Dark Tranquility Replaces Soilwork At Dong 2013

Germany's Dong Open Air 2013 will take place during this upcoming July 11th - 13th, with full details available at the festival's website.

Fans wanting to see Soilwork perform in support of latest album "The Living Infinite" (reviewed here) will be disappointed to know the band has now pulled out of the festival.

However, the organizers of the fest have announced Dark Tranquility will be stepping in to replace Soilwork. Dark Tranquility's new album "Construct" is due out on May 27th in Europe and on May 28th in North America via Century Media Records.

The currently announced lineup for the Dong Open Air fest features: More...

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First Bands Announced For 70,000 Tons Of Metal

Public sales for the upcoming 70,000 Tons of Metal 2014 will start Monday April 8th at 5PM EST. Are you ready for Round 4 of The World's Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise?

As this will be the last time the cruise will be sailing on the “Majesty of the Seas,” the organizers have a very special treat for all you sailors: everyone that becomes a ticketed and paid passenger before July 27th, 2013 will be able to vote where they are going to steer that old lady.

The first 7 out of 40 bands on board have already been announced:

Dark Tranquillity
Death Angel
Finntroll
Overkill
Septicflesh
Soilwork
Symphony X

The festival will sail Monday, January 27, 2014 on the Royal Caribbean “Majesty of the Seas” from Miami, FL and will not return to the real world until Friday, January 31, 2014.

Ticket prices start at US $666 plus US $319 taxes and fees per person and include all on-board entertainment, non-alcoholic and non-carbonated beverages, all meals at the dining rooms, most on-board restaurants and even 24h room service! More info is available at this location.

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Soilwork Kicking Off North American Tour Tonight

Swedish melodic death metal act, Soilwork, will kick off the headlining "North American Infinity Tour 2013" tonight in West Springfield, Va., marking the beginning of an extensive 54-show trek with support from Jeff Loomis and Blackguard.

Tickets for all dates are on sale now, and VIP Meet & Greet packages (which include early entry plus a shirt of choice from the band's merchandise) are available through this location.

Said drummer Dirk Verbeuren, "We can't wait to take some of our new songs to the stage... We look forward to once again bringing you metal the Soilwork way!"

Soilwork is touring in support of ninth studio album, a double-CD release, "The Living Infinite" (reviewed here), which hit stores last week via Nuclear Blast. Check out the music video for "Rise Above the Sentiment" below, or catch the band live: More...

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Soilwork Announces Australian Shows

Swedish metallers Soilwork will hit Australia in October to present their most recent effort, "The Living Infinite," in a live setting. "The Living Infinite" is both a double album and the group's 9th full-length studio effort.

Commented singer Björn "Speed" Strid: "We are nothing short of super excited to announce our return to Australia in Oct this year. Last tour was a big success and we were having the time of our lives, like we always do when hitting Aussie shores. We can't wait to once again give back to our ever so loyal fan base in Australia and tear it up real big with our new double album "The Living Infinite"!!! See you soon!!!"

02.10. AU Brisbane - Hi Fi
03.10. AU Sydney - Manning Bar
04.10. AU Melbourne - Billboard
05.10. AU Adelaide - The Gov
06.10. AU Perth - Rosemont

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Soilwork Posts Fan Q&A Video

Swedish melodic death metal act Soilwork released its ninth studio album, a double-CD titled "The Living Infinite," yesterday in North America via Nuclear Blast.

On Saturday, February 16th, Nuclear Blast hosted an exclusive listening party in Los Angeles to launch "The Living Infinite," in which ten lucky Soilwork fans from the L.A. area were selected at random from Facebook to be among the first people in the U.S. to listen to the new double-album.

They were also invited to ask the evening's host, Soilwork drummer Dirk Verbeuren, some questions. Watch the video of the up-and-coming music journalists in action below.

Soilwork will welcome "The Living Infinite" with a 54-show headlining trek through the U.S. and Canada to start on March 12th in West Springfield, Va. Support will come from Jeff Loomis and Blackguard. Dates are available below.

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Soilwork Streaming "Long Live The Misanthrope"

Soilwork is streaming another new track "Long Live the Misanthrope" (heard below). The song appears on the band's forthcoming double CD release "The Living Infinite" which will drop on March 1st (EU), March 4th (UK) and March 5th, 2013 (USA) via Nuclear Blast Records. The band embarks on a North American Tour with Jeff Loomis, Blackguard, and Wretched on March 12, 2013 at Empire in West Springfield, Virginia.

The track listing for "The Living Infinite" is:

Disc 1:

1. Spectrum of Eternity (streaming here)
2. Memories Confined
3. This Momentary Bliss (streaming here)
4. Tongue
5. The Living Infinite I
6. Let the First Wave Rise
7. Vesta
8. Realm of the Wasted
9. The Windswept Mercy
10. Whispers and Lights More...

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Soilwork Updates North American Tour

On March 12, 2013 Swedish melodic metal act Soilwork will kick off its world tour in North America, marking the band's first time headlining in this territory in almost three years.

The extensive trek through the U.S. and Canada, "North American Infinity Tour 2013," will feature support from Jeff Loomis, Blackguard, and Wretched. An updated list of tour dates can be seen below.

Contrary to the tour poster featured below, The Browning will not be on the trek. Check out the band's statement on dropping off the run right here.

"All of us in Soilwork are excited to announce the first of many killer tours to come," said drummer Dirk Verbeuren. "We can't wait to take some of our new songs to the stage, and with two CDs worth of material, picking a set list is gonna be interesting to say the least... We look forward to once again bringing you metal the Soilwork way!" More...

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The Browning Cancels Upcoming Tour Dates

Texas electronic metal act The Browning has posted the following announcement online about canceling upcoming tour dates:

"We regret to announce that due to scheduling conflicts with recording our new album and shooting a new music video we're having to pull off of the upcoming Soilwork tour.

"We apologize to any fans that were expecting to see us at these shows. We're really excited for everyone to hear our new album and that's why its important for us to get back into the studio as soon as possible. Get ready for new music!"

For more info on upcoming activity from The Browning, head over to the band's Facebook profile here. More...

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Soilwork Posts Third "The Living Infinite" Trailer

Sweden's Soilwork has posted the third album trailer for upcoming album "The Living Infinite." In the three minute video available below, singer Björn "Speed" Strid talks about the lyrics, guest features, the band's musical approach, and his personal favorites on the double album. The full track listing is as follows:

Disc 1
1. Spectrum of Eternity
2. Memories Confined
3. This Momentary Bliss
4. Tongue
5. The Living Infinite I
6. Let the First Wave Rise
7. Vesta
8. Realm of the Wasted
9. The Windswept Mercy
10. Whispers and Lights More...

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Soilwork Posts Track-By-Track Video, Pt. II

Soilwork posted the second installment in a series of track-by-track videos for the upcoming double album release "The Living Infinite" (part one can be seen here). The video features vocalist Björn "Speed" Strid and bassist Ola Flink talking about the second CD of the release.

The album is set for release on March 1st (EU), March 4th (UK) and March 5th, 2013 (USA) via Nuclear Blast Records. The track listing for "The Living Infinite" is:

Disc 1:

1. Spectrum of Eternity (streaming here)
2. Memories Confined
3. This Momentary Bliss (streaming here)
4. Tongue
5. The Living Infinite I
6. Let the First Wave Rise
7. Vesta
8. Realm of the Wasted
9. The Windswept Mercy
10. Whispers and Lights More...

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Soilwork Posts Track-By-Track Video, Pt. I

Swedish melodic death metal act Soilwork posted the first installment in a series of track-by-track videos for the upcoming double album release "The Living Infinite." The video features vocalist Björn "Speed" Strid and bassist Ola Flink talking about the first CD of the release.

The album is set for release on March 1st (EU), March 4th (UK) and March 5th, 2013 (USA) via Nuclear Blast Records. The track listing for "The Living Infinite" is:

Disc 1:

1. Spectrum of Eternity (streaming here)
2. Memories Confined
3. This Momentary Bliss (streaming here)
4. Tongue
5. The Living Infinite I
6. Let the First Wave Rise
7. Vesta
8. Realm of the Wasted
9. The Windswept Mercy
10. Whispers and Lights

Disc 2:

1. Entering Aeons
2. Long Live the Misanthrope
3. Drowning With Silence
4. Antidotes in Passing
5. Leech
6. The Living Infinite II
7. Loyal Shadow
8. Rise Above the Sentiment (see music video)
9. Parasite Blues
10. Owls Predict, Oracles Stand Guard More...

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Soilwork Posts "Rise Above The Sentiment" Video

Swedish act Soilwork has released a brand new song from upcoming double album "The Living Infinite." Check out the music video for "Rise Above the Sentiment" below.

You can also check out what singer Björn "Speed" Strid has to say about the idea of a double album, the songwriting process, and working with new guitarist David Andersson for the first time at this location.

"The Living Infinite" is scheduled for release this coming March 1st (EU), 4th (UK), and 5th, 2013 (USA) via Nuclear Blast Records.

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Soilwork Posts New Album Trailer

Sweden's Soilwork has released the first album trailer for the band's upcoming double album, "The Living Infinite."

Check out what singer Björn "Speed" Strid has to say about the idea of a double album, the songwriting process, and working with new guitarist David Andersson for the first time in the player below.

"The Living Infinite" is scheduled for release on March 1st (EU), 4th (UK), and 5th, 2013 (USA) via Nuclear Blast Records. The track listing is available after the jump.

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Soilwork Streaming New Song "This Momentary Bliss"

Sweden's Soilwork is streaming a new track "The Momentary Bliss." The song appears on the band's impending double LP "The Living Infinite," which is scheduled for release on March 1st (EU), 4th (UK), and 5th, 2013 (USA) via Nuclear Blast Records.

The track listing is as follows:

Disc 1:

1. Spectrum of Eternity (streaming here)
2. Memories Confined
3. This Momentary Bliss
4. Tongue
5. The Living Infinite I
6. Let the First Wave Rise
7. Vesta
8. Realm of the Wasted
9. The Windswept Mercy
10. Whispers and Lights

Disc 2
1. Entering Aeons
2. Long Live the Misanthrope
3. Drowning With Silence
4. Antidotes in Passing
5. Leech
6. The Living Infinite II
7. Loyal Shadow
8. Rise Above the Sentiment
9. Parasite Blues
10. Owls Predict, Oracles Stand Guard More...

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Soilwork Posts Second Track-By-Track Breakdown

Last week Björn "Speed" Strid of Swedish melodic death metal maestros Soilwork gave some short descriptions about all the tracks from the first disc off the band's upcoming double album, "The Living Infinite" (due out March 1st, 2013).

You can still check out that complete first track-by-track breakdown at this location.

This week it's drum monster Dirk Verbeuren's turn to share a few thoughts about the second disc of "The Living Infinite." Dirk had this to say about the tracks: More...

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Soilwork Posts Track-By-Track Breakdown

Soilwork vocalist Bjorn "Speed" Strid has commented on the ten tracks of CD 1 from the band's upcoming double album "The Living Infinite."

Check out the track-by-track breakdown below. "The Living Infinite" is set to be released March 1st (EU), 4th (UK), 5th (USA).

A video containing the first single off the album, "Spectrum Of Eternity," can be viewed after the jump.

01. Spectrum Of Eternity - A fast and thrashy, yet melodic opener bringing you straight to the "core of existence."

02. Memories Confined - An epic song with Sven's signature.

03. This Momentary Bliss- Reminding you of "A Predator's Portrait" days. Super catchy and groovy chorus.

04. Tongue - A fast song with a great melancholic feeling.

05. The Living Infinite I- A heavy driven mid tempo song with a timeless melody.

06. Let The First Wave Rise - If you mix Soilwork with Possessed, this is what you get.
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