All sorts of features dealing with artists from the (far) North, Scandinavia, Finland, Iceland etc
1994 was a milestone in the careers of Frost (Satyricon, 1349) and Jan Rechberger (Amorphis) and it was the year in which Waltteri Väyrynen (Paradise Lost, Bodom After Midnight) and Ukri Suvilehto (Abbath) were born. But there is way more to it.
Abstrakt's second full-length album "Uncreation" is a baroque abundance of operatic soundscapes meeting Black Metal which merely the soundtrack for the outstanding lyrics!
Cuddle in your couch pillow and listen to Mors Subita's “Extinction Era”: overall precise and powerful guitar work, a neat set of novelties in their stylistic toolkit, such as the extended vocal range or June’s groovy bass. A clear must have!
Congratulations Amorphis to 30 years spoiling us with amazing music and making these shows happen! Take a very short walk through their history and enjoy the show in the legendary Tavastia club in Helsinki.
Mika Lammassaari, (Mors Subita, exEternal Tears of Sorrow, exWolfheart) is about to release his solo album: Obligatory Human Destruction. The first single, named “Cancer”, was released some time back. He had to find the lyricist in him to word what he had to digest when it came to cancer!
Interview with Crimson Sun vocalist Sini Seppälä and keyboard player Miika Hujanen at the Dark River Festival about handling the situation and being privileged to play on a festival at all in corona summer 2020.