Release: 26 June 2017
Label: Sound Age Productions
There is no way if you heard this for the first time that you would know where these guys and gals are from, but I bet you would guess eastern Europe or Russia. Not too far off but Italy is where they originate from with their brand of semi-swampy folk metal. This 6 pieces from Rome have issued a previous EP (the tongue twister “Tefaccioseccomerda” from 2015) and based on that were scooped up by the mighty Soundage to release their debut album “Ruhn”. Continue reading →
Schandmaul did a little experiment, together with Versengold and Mr. Hurley und die Pulveraffen. They played live at facebook this evening. Playing all in their own studio, performing songs from each other. Continue reading →
Ensiferum launches first single, ‘For Those About to Fight for Metal’, online.
On September 15th, Ensiferum will release their seventh full-length, ‘Two Paths’, worldwide via Metal Blade Records. Produced by Anssi Kippo, the master was recorded on tape, for a true analog experience. To hear the first single, ‘For Those About to Fight for Metal’, please visit: metalblade.com/ensiferum – where the record can be pre-ordered in the following formats: Continue reading →
The Tengger Cavalry star has risen fast over the past year, after numerous releases over the past years (with an average of more than one full length each year), they are in for some expansion. I like the band a lot, with their Mongolian folk, they added another chapter to the Folk-metal history, together with Nine Treasures. Continue reading →