What have we learned from 2020/2021? What can we expect from 2022? With threats of an even graver war and the re-growing pandemic, can we still look away? Or expect a blooming festival summer and a tidal wave of bands touring to promote the ocean of new albums and nailing us to our favourite clubs?
Meet Kimmo Korhonen, main creative force of Solacide, but as guitarist known also from Waltari, Amberian Dawn or Barren Earth (live). He and Matti Jauhola founded Solacide as teenagers in 1996. But Kimmo tells us also about his other and former bands, how they work and what he learned from playing with them.
Solacide's fantastic new album “Fall From Eternity” is inspirational, deep, and diverse. The band from Lahti takes us on a journey fighting our demons or battle with Vikings alike.
Olli-Pekka Laine, often called "Oppu" is bassist, composer, lyricist, loves to arrange and play on stage. He has played in numerous bands, was founding member of Amorphis but left ten years later. He joined Amorphis in 2017 again, when Niklas Etelävuori quit. Furthermore, he has come up with the majority of songs of his 2008 founded Progressive Death Metal band, Barren Earth; played many years in the Stoner Band Mannhai ... See, there are so many tales to tell of him.