The Swedish music scene has churned out some of the biggest heavy metal bands in history, such as In Flames. After forming in 1990, In Flames quickly became one of the biggest acts in alternative metal, which is why they have received four Grammis Awards to date. In Flames has performed all over the world over the course of their career, and now this Swedish death metal band might be bringing their intense metal show to a venue near you.
In Flames has a handful of shows on the horizon, and heavy metal fans all over the UK, the US, and Ireland are eagerly waiting the chance to attend one of these knockout metal concerts. In Flames will be performing in cities like Boston, Orlando, Dublin, Manchester, London and more.
In Flames Background
In Flames formed in Gothenburg, Sweden in 1990, and they spent their first several years as a band developing their sound and garnering a strong fan base throughout Sweden. In 1994, In Flames released their debut album, "Lunar Strain," which helped them gain traction in the European metal scene. Throughout the 1990s, In Flames continued to record and release popular metal albums, and by the end of the decade they had become one of the best-known acts in melodic death metal. Throughout the 2000s, In Flames cemented their position in the North America metal scene by touring with acts like Slipknot, Slayer and Judas Priest. Whether they were performing at Ozzfest or at one of their major headlining shows, In Flames never failed to produce an intense, high energy heavy metal show.
To date, In Flames has released 12 studio albums, a majority of which have charted high in countries all over the world. In Flames even has several number one albums to their name, including "Come Clarity" (2006), "A Sense of Purpose" (2008), "Sounds of a Playground Fading" (2011) and "Siren Charms" (2014). Metal lovers are currently awaiting the release of In Flames' upcoming album, "Battles," which is scheduled to drop in November 2016. As one of the biggest heavy metal bands in the world, In Flames has taken home numerous prestigious awards and accolades over the years. For instance, In Flames has won four Grammis Awards, which are the Swedish equivalent to Grammy Awards. In Flames is considered an elite act in the global heavy metal scene, and they continue to draw large crowds whether they are performing in their home country of Sweden, in Ireland, or in California. During an upcoming In Flames show, you just might get to hear major death metal anthems like "The Mirror's Truth," "Come Clarity" and "The Quiet Place" performed live. In Flames has been putting on explosive heavy metal performances since the early 1990s, so this is one band every heavy metal fan should see in action at least once.
In Flames Greatest Moments
In 2008, In Flames took home the coveted "Best International Band" award at the Metal Hammer Golden Gods Awards. They also took home the Swedish Export Award in 2006, making them the first metal band to ever win the award.
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