News KING SATAN released new album along with new animated music video

Finnish industrial metal / Hellelectro act KING SATAN has released their second full length album I WANT YOU TO WORSHIP SATAN today 22nd of November 2019. They also have released

News LOST SOCIETY Releases New Single “Into Eternity” Featuring APOCALYPTICA

Finland’s LOST SOCIETY have unveiled their brand new single “Into Eternity” featuring multi-platinum symphonic metal band APOCALYPTICA. The track is taken from the anticipated album “No Absolution” which will be

News OCEANHOARSE releases their fierce debut EP Voluntary Bends

Oceanhoarse, the Helsinki-based Heavy Fucking Metal quartet has released it’s debut EP today. The 5-song mini album ”Voluntary Bends” consists of the group’s two latest singles, two brand new tracks, and also

News DEAD END FINLAND announce the release date for “Inter Vivos” and unleashed a new video for Deathbed

Finnish melodic metal band Dead End Finland released a new single “Deathbed” from their forthcoming album. Their fourth full-length album “Inter Vivos” will finally see the daylight on January 24th 2020

Reviews INSOMNIUM – ‘Heart Like a Grave’ Album Review

INSOMNIUM is one of those bands that hold a very important place in my heart. Their music, both live and recorded, has carried me through some of the most difficult times.

News LORDI Unleash “Shake The Baby Silent”, First Single From Upcoming Album “Killection”

“Shake The Baby Silent”, the first taste of LORDI‘s new album is now available on all streaming and digital platforms. “Killection: A Fictional Compilation” is set to be released on

News RESOLUTION 13 release official live video “Colossal” from Emergenza Festival 2019

Finnish industrial metal act RESOLUTION 13 are currently in the last recording phase of their upcoming sophomore album. Today, the band released an official live video for “Colossal”, taken from

News THE DARK ELEMENT Premieres New Music Video For “Not Your Monster”

THE DARK ELEMENT, the project featuring Swedish vocalist Anette Olzon (ex Nightwish) and Finnish guitarist and songwriter Jani Liimatainen (Cain’s Offering, Insomnium, ex Sonata Arctica), have unveiled a new music video

Editorial CHILDREN OF BODOM – Are We Dead Yet?

November 1st 2019 will be remembered a day when Children Of Bodom, one of the most popular metal bands from Finland suddenly announced the departure of three members. And they

News CHILDREN OF BODOM animated video for “Hexed” released

Finland’s melodic death superstars CHILDREN OF BODOM have just released an official animated video for the track “Hexed“, the title track from their 10th studio release. The RMIT University in

News SHIRAZ LANE Release New Single “Revolution”

“Revolution”, a new song by Finnish rockers SHIRAZ LANE is now available to stream in all platforms. The track is taken from the band’s upcoming new EP, which will be

News AMEN-RA’S DYNASTY: LORDI’s Guitarist Amen Unleashes First Solo Single

LORDI‘s guitarist Mr. Amen released today the first taste of his solo project AMEN-RA’S DYNASTY. The two-track single “Stone and Stars” is available now in all digital platforms and will

News THE DARK ELEMENT Release New Single “The Pallbearer Walks Alone”

THE DARK ELEMENT, the project featuring ex Nightwish singer Anette Olzon and Finnish guitarist and songwriter Jani Liimatainen (Cain’s Offering, Insomnium, ex Sonata Arctica), will release its second album, “Songs

Reviews Cvlt Ov the Svn – An introduction to “occult murder pop”

If you are looking for something new to listen to, you would probably like to give COTS a try.

News HEVISAURUS Release “100” Single and Video Featuring Many Finnish and International Metal Stars!

Finnish famous creatures HEVISAURUS released a very special single today: “100”, literally their 100th song, is an almost 10-minute epic crossover featuring many internationally known musicians, from Finland and abroad.

News AMBERIAN DAWN Release “United”, First Single From Upcoming New Album “Looking For You”

Finnish melodic metallers AMBERIAN DAWN have unveiled “United”, the first taste of their ninth album. Taking the listener to a futuristic world of the ’80s and synthesizer music, mixed with

Interviews Kaunis Kuolematon – Life, Love, Loneliness and Death

Guitarist/vocalist Mikko Heikkilä of Kaunis Kuolematon was interviewed by Tero Tolkki and below you can find out what is going on in the Kaunis Kuolematon camp in the fall of

News ORANSSI PAZUZU signs worldwide deal with Nuclear Blast Records

ORANSSI PAZUZU and Nuclear Blast Records announce a worldwide partnership for the band’s upcoming albums. The band in their own words: “Greetings from the US! We’re currently on the road

News Finnish Alternative Metal Act HOLLOW THOUGHTS Releases New Single And Video “Path”

HOLLOW THOUGHTS is an alternative-metal band emerging from Kuopio, Finland. The band has already gained attention from heavy music medias with earlier singles released via Inverse Records: “Half Deceased” (2018)

News APOCALYPTICA Announce New Album “Cell-0”; First Single Unveiled

Bristling with an epically baroque life and energy, “Cell-0”, the ninth studio album by Finland’s multi-Platinum cello-rockers APOCALYPTICA, will be released on January 10, 2020 through Silver Lining Music. The

News THE 69 EYES Jyrki featured on the Vegan Black Metal Chef show

On September 13th, THE 69 EYES have released their 30-year-anniversary album “West End” and just recently announced new US tour dates (See below). After hitting number 1 of the Finnish

News LORDI Announce New Album “Killection” And 2020 Tour

The monsters are out again: LORDI announced today the first details of their upcoming tenth studio album. The release is set for 31st January 2020 through AFM Records, and will

News Lost Society released new music video!

Delivere Me – the brand new single from Jyväskylä based trash/speed metal band Lost Society is out now! The video was directed by great Finnish director Pekka Hara in Widescreen

News Insomnium launched new lyric video!

Finnish melodic death metal pioneers from Insomnium lanuched new music video to the song Pale Morning Star. The song is the track number four and the third single from band’s

News KORPIKLAANI unveil lyric video for new single ‘Land Of A Thousand Drinks’

The Finnish Folk Metal Superstars KORPIKLAANI release a lyric video for their new single ‘Land Of A Thousand Drinks’ to celebrate the start of their US tour, which kicks off

News THE DARK ELEMENT Release “Songs The Night Sings” Music Video

THE DARK ELEMENT, the project featuring ex Nightwish singer Anette Olzon and Finnish guitarist and songwriter Jani Liimatainen (Cain’s Offering, Insomnium, ex Sonata Arctica), will release its second album, “Songs

News AND OCEANS welcomes Mathias “Vreth” Lillmåns as new vocalist!

Finnish symphonic metal formation And Oceans have announced that vocalist Kim ’Kena’ Strömsholm has stepped down from the band, due to personal reasons. The band remains on friendly terms with their former

News NORTHERN GENOCIDE Release Music Video For “Genesis Vol. 666”; Debut Album Out Now!

Finnish modern metallers NORTHERN GENOCIDE just released their debut album “Genesis Vol. 666” through Inverse Records. A brand new music video for eponymous track from the album is available below.

News SONATA ARCTICA launch first track by track trailer

Finnish melodic metal titans SONATA ARCTICA are set to release release their new studio album »Talviyö« (“Winter Night”), this Friday through Nuclear Blast. To give their fans some more impressions

News SANTA CRUZ Release New Single “Into The War”

“Into The War”, a new song from Finland’s SANTA CRUZ, is now available to stream and download on all platforms. The track is taken from their next album “Katharsis”, which

News SHIRAZ LANE Release New Track “Do You”

Finnish rockers SHIRAZ LANE have started a new chapter by releasing “Do You”, the first taste of their upcoming next EP. As the band comments, “This groovy first single is molded

News SONATA ARCTICA Discuss The Band’s History In Fourth Album Trailer

In three weeks – on September 6th – Finnish melodic metal titans SONATA ARCTICA will release their new 11-track studio album »Talviyö« (“Winter Night”), through Nuclear Blast. Today, the band

News TARJA: Official Video For “Tears In Rain” Released

Three weeks prior to the release of TARJA’s brand new studio album “In The Raw”, the official video for “Tears In Rain” sees its premiere today. Taking you to the

News ENTWINE Announce Farewell Tour

Finnish band ENTWINE has made an important and bittersweet announcement today through their social channels. With the following video, the band reveal that they will be back on the road

News SONATA ARCTICA Discuss The Lyrical Concept of “Talviyö” In Third Album Trailer

In four weeks – on September 6th – Finnish melodic metal titans SONATA ARCTICA will release their new 11-track studio album »Talviyö« (“Winter Night”), through Nuclear Blast. Today, the band

News BATTLE BEAST confirmed as special guests to HAMMERFALL for their »World Dominion Tour 2020«

BATTLE BEAST, the Finnish heavy metal sextet led by front-woman Noora Louhimo, is currently on an extensive European festival run in support of their fifth studio album »No More Hollywood

News SONATA ARCTICA reveal tracklist and formats for “Talviyö”

On September 6th, Finnish melodic metal titans SONATA ARCTICA will release their tenth studio album, called »Talviyö« (which means »Winter Night«), including eleven new tracks. Today, the band kick off

Gallery Def Leppard at Rockfest 2019 – 09.06.2019

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The 69 Eyes at Rockfest 2019 – 09.06.2019

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KISS at Rockfest 2019 – 09.06.2019

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Kotiteollisuus – Rock in the City – Kuopio 14.6.2019

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SONATA ARCTICA – Rock in the City – Kuopio 14.6.2019

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News KORPIKLAANI unveil lyric video for ‘Pivo Pivo’ and Russian shows with TROLLFEST!

Finnish Folk Metal Superstars KORPIKLAANI are currently hopping from festival stage to festival stage (next stop: MetalDays, Tolmin, SLO) in support of their current studio album »Kulkija« (“Wanderer”; released on

News THE 69 EYES allow a look into their studio in second album trailer

On July 26th, Finland’s dark rockers THE 69 EYES will finally start the pre-order for their 12th studio album due to be released on September 13th. Right in time for

Reviews Timo Tolkki’s Avalon – Return To Eden

Everyone who has listened to melodic metal or power metal knows Timo Tolkki. If not by name but through his songs he made while in Stratovarius. Those songs are still