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VARG In Oakland: Interview, Performance Footage Available

The Mighty Z of Capital Chaos TV conducted an interview with German Viking metallers VARG before the band's November 30 performance at the Oakland Metro Operahouse in Oakland, California as part of a North American tour with WINTERSUN and ELUVEITIE. You can now watch the chat below. Also available is footage of VARG's Oakland show. ...

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WINTERSUN: New Audio Interview With JUKKA KOSKINEN

Metal Kaoz editor Dimitris Kontogeorgakos recently conducted an interview with bassist Jukka Koskinen of Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. WINTERSUN's "Time I" is nominated in the "Metal Album Of The Year" category at next year's Emma Gaala (Finnish Grammy equivalent), which will ...

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WINTERSUN, ELUVEITIE: Video Footage Of Hollywood Signing Session

Video footage of of WINTERSUN and ELUVEITIE's November 29 joint signing session SoundCheck Hollywood in Hollywood, California can be seen below. WINTERSUN's "Time I" is nominated in the "Metal Album Of The Year" category at next year's Emma Gaala (Finnish Grammy equivalent), which will be held on March 1, 2013 at Barona Areena in Espoo, ...

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WINTERSUN Comments On 'Emma Gaala' Nomination

WINTERSUN's "Time I" is nominated in the "Metal Album Of The Year" category at next year's Emma Gaala (Finnish Grammy equivalent), which will be held on March 1, 2013 at Barona Areena in Espoo, Finland. They will be going up against MOKOMA ("180 Astetta"), NIGHTWISH ("Imaginaerum"), TERVEET KÄDET ("Musta Hetki"), and STAM1NA ("Nocebo"). Commented WINTERSUN: ...

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WINTERSUN In Oakland: Interview, Performance Footage Available

Jacob Grant of Capital Chaos TV conducted an interview with bassist Jukka Koskinen of Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN before the band's November 30 performance at the Oakland Metro Operahouse in Oakland, California as part of a North American tour with ELUVEITIE and VARG. You can now watch the chat below. Also available is footage of ...

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WINTERSUN Bassist Interviewed By DER METAL KRIEGER TV (Video)

Der Metal Krieger TV conducted an interview with bassist Jukka Koskinen of Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN before the band's November 29 performance at the House Of Blues in West Hollywood, California as part of a North American tour with ELUVEITIE and VARG. You can now watch the chat below. WINTERSUN's long-awaited new album, "Time I", ...

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THAUROROD: Footage From The Studio Posted Online

Finnish/Swedish power metallers THAUROROD entered Rockstar Productions studio in the band's hometown of Hyvinkää, Finland on November 29 to begin recording their sophomore album for an early 2013 release. The first in a series of webisodes featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the studio can be seen below. THAUROROD recently announced the addition of Swedish singer Andi ...

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MEDICATED: New EP Available For Free Download

MEDICATED, the Finnish metal band featuring former NORTHER vocalist Aleksi Sihvonen, has made its new EP, "Glasstrophobic", available for free download at this location. The track listing for the CD is as follows: 01. The Verge 02. Fever 03. Glasstrophobic 04. Take It 05. Magnum For Amen Former IMPERANON and current FINNTROLL keyboardist ...

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WINTERSUN Interviewed In Tempe (Video)

The Age Of Metal conducted an interview with Teemu Mäntysaari and Jukka Koskinen of Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN on November 28 in Tempe, Arizona. You can now watch the chat below. WINTERSUN's long-awaited new album, "Time I", sold nearly 4,000 copies in its first week of release in the United States to land ...

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THAUROROD Begins Recording New Album

Finnish/Swedish power metallers THAUROROD will enter Rockstar Productions studio in the band's hometown of Hyvinkää, Finland to start recording their new album for an early 2013 release. Commented the band: "Finally the time has come! We are proud to announce that THAUROROD will enter the studio for drum recordings of second studio album today, 29th ...

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WINTERSUN Mainman Interviewed In Bologna (Video)

Musica Draconia conducted an interview with Jari Mäenpää of Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN on October 24 in Bologna, Italy. You can now watch the chat below. WINTERSUN's long-awaited new album, "Time I", sold nearly 4,000 copies in its first week of release in the United States to land at position No. 109 on The Billboard ...

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WINTERSUN: Video Interview With JARI MÄENPÄÄ

PowerofMetal.dk conducted an interview with Jari Mäenpää of Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN on October 12 at Lutakko in Jyväskylä, Finland. You can now watch the chat below. WINTERSUN's long-awaited new album, "Time I", sold nearly 4,000 copies in its first week of release in the United States to land at position No. 109 on The ...

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ELUVEITIE Interviewed In Gothenburg (Video)

Johnnyboii conducted an interview with Swiss folk metallers ELUVEITIE prior to their November 16 concert at Scandinavium in Gothenburg, Sweden with SABATON. You can now watch the chat below. ELUVEITIE will perform its latest concept album, "Helvetios", in its entirety during the band's upcoming North American co-headlining tour with Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN. The trek ...

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ELUVEITIE To Perform Entire 'Helvetios' Album On North American Tour

Swiss folk metallers ELUVEITIE will perform their latest concept album, "Helvetios", in its entirety during the band's upcoming North American co-headlining tour with Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN. Commented ELUVEITIE: "We cannot wait to be back to North America in support of our two recent releases, for the first time headlining with material from our latest ...

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ELUVEITIE, WINTERSUN Schedule North American In-Store Appearances

Swiss folk metallers ELUVEITIE and Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN have announced several in-store appearances scheduled around their North American co-headlining tour. The trek will commemorate ELUVEITIE's 10th anniversary as well as serve as WINTERSUN's introduction to North American shores. This momentous event will also include the German pagan metal band VARG. Confirmed dates/times for meet-and-greets ...

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WINTERSUN's 'Time I' Lands On BILLBOARD Chart

"Time I", the long-awaited new album from Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN, sold nearly 4,000 copies in its first week of release in the United States to land at position No. 109 on The Billboard 200 chart. According to WINTERSUN mainman Jari Mäenpää, there are several reasons why the band's new effort, "Time" is being released ...

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WINTERSUN: Quality Video Footage Of Helsinki Concert

Quality video footage of WINTERSUN's sold-out October 13 concert at Nosturi in Helsinki, Finland can be seen at this location. A few of the clips are available below. WINTERSUN's long-awaited new album, "Time I", has registered the following first-week chart positions: Finland: #2 Germany: #21 Austria: #33 According to WINTERSUN mainman Jari Mäenpää, ...

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THAUROROD Joined By Former SEVENTH WONDER/SILENT CALL Singer

Finnish power metallers THAUROROD have announced the addition of Swedish singer Andi Kravljaca (SILENT CALL, SEVENTH WONDER) to the group's ranks. Commented the band: "As you might know, it hasn't been too easy for us with the previous vocalists. "Facing a vocalist change is never easy and facing a lot of them is just something ...

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WINTERSUN: 'Time I' First-Week Chart Positions Revealed

"Time I", the long-awaited new album from Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN, has registered the following first-week chart positions: Finland: #2 Germany: #21 Austria: #33 According to WINTERSUN mainman Jari Mäenpää, there are several reasons why the band's new effort, "Time" is being released as two separate albums, titled "Time I" and "Time II". He says: ...

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ELUVEITIE: New Video Interview With CHRIGEL GLANZMANN

Chrigel Glanzmann, frontman, bandleader, songwriter and lyricist for Swiss folk metallers ELUVEITIE, was interviewed by Metal Blast before the band's October 14 concert at Melkweg in Amsterdam, Netherlands as the support act for SABATON. Glanzmann last week confirmed his participation on an open forum about the Gallic Wars. The event will take place ...

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ELUVEITIE Frontman To Hold Lecture On Gallic Wars At Swiss University

Chrigel Glanzmann, frontman, bandleader, songwriter and lyricist for Swiss folk metallers ELUVEITIE, has confirmed his participation on an open forum about the Gallic Wars. The event will take place on November 22 at the Zurich University and will be hosted by PD Dr. Eckhard Deschler-Erb. In addition to Chrigel's lecture, ELUVEITIE's latest album, "Helvetios", will ...

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WINTERSUN Members Answer Fan-Submitted Questions (Video)

On October 15, guitarist Teemu Mäntysaari and bassist Jukka Koskinen of Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN took part in a live video web chat during which they answered fan-submitted questions for two hours and 40 minutes. You can now watch the chat below. WINTERSUN's long-awaited new album, "Time I", will be released via Nuclear Blast Records ...

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WINTERSUN: 'Time I' Album Available For Streaming

"Time I", the long-awaited new album from Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN, will be released via Nuclear Blast Records on the following dates: October 19: Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Finland, Norway October 23: Italy October 24: Sweden October 22: North America, Rest Of Europe "Time I" is now available for streaming at Wintersun.fi. According to ...

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WINTERSUN: Fourth Teaser For 'Time I' Bonus DVD Posted Online

"Time I", the -awaited new album from Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN, will be released via Nuclear Blast Records on the following dates: October 19: Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Finland, Norway October 23: Italy October 24: Sweden October 22: North America, Rest Of Europe The fourth teaser for the bonus DVD that will be available with the ...

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WINTERSUN: Third Teaser For 'Time I' Bonus DVD Posted Online

"Time I", the -awaited new album from Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN, will be released via Nuclear Blast Records on the following dates: October 19: Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Finland, Norway October 23: Italy October 24: Sweden October 22: North America, Rest Of Europe The third teaser for the bonus DVD that will be available with the ...

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WINTERSUN Mainman Answers Fan-Submitted Questions - Part 3 (Video)

"Time I", the -awaited new album from Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN, will be released via Nuclear Blast Records on the following dates: October 19: Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Finland, Norway October 23: Italy October 24: Sweden October 22: North America, Rest Of Europe During the listening session for "Time I" at the Nuclear Blast headquarters in ...

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WINTERSUN: 'Time I' Bonus DVD Preview Clip Available

"Time I", the -awaited new album from Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN, will be released via Nuclear Blast Records on the following dates: October 19: Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Finland, Norway October 23: Italy October 24: Sweden October 22: North America, Rest Of Europe A one-minute preview of the bonus DVD that will be included with the ...

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WINTERSUN: 'Time I' Pushed Back A Week

"Time I", the -awaited new album from Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN, has had its release date pushed back by a week. Comments the band: "As we want to give all our incredible fans something truly special and outstanding for our second album, 'Time I', there is going to be a limited mediabook edition including DVD ...

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