Posts Tagged ‘Finland’

Tuesday is upon us which means we get to dedicate the day to unearthing new artists.

Today’s gem is Finnish metalcore band Embrace the Abandoned

The five-piece, heavily influenced by bands such as Parkway Drive and August Burns Red, began playing together in 2011. (more…)

Be Silent: Living loud!

Be Silent: Living loud!

Tuesday is breaking bands day at Keep Calm and Rock On, and today we have someone we premiered last weekend, Be Silent.

Still in their first year as a band they were one of the many who got in touch on twitter and we think they have real potential.

The quartet from Laihia, Finland sound Trivium-esque, bringing their own brand of melodic metal to the world.

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Mathias 'Warlord' Nygard in full flow at their last show in Newcastle

Mathias ‘Warlord’ Nygard in full flow at their last show in Newcastle

Finnish battle metal pioneers Turisas have announced a five day headline tour of the UK in support of their upcoming album Turisas2013.

The new disk will drop in August for Finland and Europe with the UK and North America having to wait until 2nd and 3rd September.

The tour will take the band around the UK in early October and will be the first to be recorded since the departure of bombshell accordionist Netta Skog. (more…)