Tag Archives: Folk Metal

Metal Review: Velnias: Sovereign Nocturnal (2014)

Velnias: Sovereign Nocturnal

Eisenwald is kind enough to offer a re-release of Velnias’ debut black/doom/folk metal album, “Sovereign Nocturnal,” in a better form them it was originally released in. Containing only 3 tracks, but running over 40 minutes, “Sovereign Nocturnal” is an epic journey made by the band, and we now have a proper release of this album.

Finntroll Blodsvept Over Europe Tour Announced

Having recently released their sixth full-length album, “Blodsvept,” Finntroll have announced a European tour for September/October. Týr and Skálmöld will support them. Finntroll Blodsvept Over Europe Tour 2013: 06.09.13 – NOR – Haugesund, Byscenen 07.09.13 – NOR – Oslo, TBA 08.09.13 – DEN – Aarhus, Voxhall 09.09.13 – GER – Hamburg, Markthalle 10.09.13 – GER

Metal Review: Finntroll | Blodsvept (2013)

Finland’s folk metal pioneers Finntroll is back with their laresr release entitled “Blodsvept,” and they are out for blood once again. As you would expect from these veterans, their albums are always chock full of stories of mythological creatures and Finnish folklore. It has been this way since their inception in 1997. With “Blodsvept,” we

Finntroll Release Häxbrygd Video

Finnish folk metal band Finntroll have released a video for Häxbrygd off of their new album “Blodsvept.” Please upgrade your browser

Finntroll Streaming Mordminnen Online

Finnish folk metal band Finntroll is now streaming another new song, Mordminnen, which will appear on Blodsvept, Finntroll’s sixth full-length studio album. It will be released tomorrow in Europe and April 2, 2013 in North America via Century Media Records. Blodsvept Track Listing: 01. Blodsvept 02. Ett Folk Förbannat 03. När Jättar Marschera 04. Mordminnen

Finntroll Reveal Details of New Album Blodsvept

Helsinki, Finland-based folk metal band Finntroll’s label Century Media has officially revealed the details about the band’s highly awaited new album. The brand new album is entitled “Blodsvept” and will be released on March 25, 2013 in Europe. The painting was done by the band’s guitarist Skrymer (who also did the artwork for the band’s

Die Apokalyptischen Reiter Release Video for Wir Reiten

German folk metal band Die Apokalyptischen Reiter have released a new video for Wir Reiten. The video was in cooperation with French movie maker Yann Arthus-Bertrand and features sequences from the movie Home. Wir Reiten comes off of the band’s latest offering Moral & Wahnsinn, released in 2011. The band talked about the experience: “When

Metal Review: Adorned Brood – Kuningaz (2012)

German folk / black metal band ADORNED BROOD is back with their seventh album, Kuningaz. With the release of their latest effort, ADORNED BROOD is back up to their old tricks of trying to keep the listener off guard with their unusual mix of genres and tones, a lot of the time within the same

Metal Interview – Varg

You know I love me some Varg, and when I had the chance to conduct an email interview with the band themselves, I was all over it. If you have not heard of Varg yet (shame on you), you need to check them out. Their blend of death/black/folk metal is pretty intense (read the Varg

Metal Review: Varg – Guten Tag (2012)

Varg’s twisted world is a place where pagan, folk, death and black metal all collide to make a sound that is all their own. With their sharp, raspy German vocals (sans the track A Thousand Eyes) and elements from so many genres of metal, Varg is definitely a band that you will remember – love