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TURISAS: Orangevale Footage Posted Online

Capital Chaos has posted video footage of Finnish folk/metal overlords TURISAS performing at The Boardwalk in Orangevale, California on May 7, 2008. Watch the clip below. TURISAS is currently touring North America as part of Paganfest 2008, which also features fellow Finns ENSIFERUM, TYR and ELUVEITIE. This Metal Maniacs-sponsored trek, which kicked off on April ...

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EMIL BULLS Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

German alternative metal/crossover band EMIL BULLS has been confirmed for this year's installment of the Summer Breeze festival, set to take place August 14-16 in Dinkelsbhl, Germany. The festival billing is now shaping up as follows: 3 INCHES OF BLOOD ABORTED AGRYPNIE AHAB ALL ENDS ANIMA ARCH ENEMY AS I LAY DYING ASP AUTUMN BEHEMOTH ...

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CULT OF LUNA Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

Swedish art-rock outfit CULT OF LUNA has been confirmed for this year's installment of the Summer Breeze festival, set to take place August 14-16 in Dinkelsbhl, Germany. The festival billing is now shaping up as follows: 3 INCHES OF BLOOD ABORTED AGRYPNIE AHAB ALL ENDS ANIMA ARCH ENEMY AS I LAY DYING ASP AUTUMN BEHEMOTH ...

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FINNTROLL, MNEGARM Added To 'Heidenfest Tour'

Finnish folk metal band FINNTROLL and Swedish "Viking metal" act MNEGARM have been added to the Heidenfest Tour, which will take place in Europe this. FINNTROLL will close out each night with a 60-minute-set. PRIMORDIAL will also play for at least 60 minutes on every stop of the trek. Also scheduled to appear are ELUVEITIE, ...

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DARK AGE Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

Germany "modern melodic death metal" band DARK AGE has been confirmed for this year's installment of the Summer Breeze festival, set to take place August 14-16 in Dinkelsbhl, Germany. The festival billing is now shaping up as follows: 3 INCHES OF BLOOD ABORTED AGRYPNIE AHAB ALL ENDS ANIMA ARCH ENEMY AS I LAY DYING ASP ...

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ENSIFERUM: New Video Interview Available

A nine-minute interview with Petri Lindroos (harsh vocals, guitar) and Sami Hinkka (bass, clean/backing vocals) of the Finnish folk-influenced melodic death metal act ENSIFERUM conducted this past Saturday (April 26) at the Medley in Montreal, Quebec, Canada can be viewed below. ENSIFERUM's latest album, "Victory Songs", was released in the UK on April 7 via ...

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Slania - ELUVEITIE

Combining metal with other musical forms, such as classical and folk, is nothing new, but there is something about Celtic folk music that almost always seems to bring about a certain synergy and power in the compositions. By itself Celtic Folk music is full of life and the melodies have a way of moving the ...

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GRAND MAGUS To Release 'Iron Will' In June

Swedish powerhouse GRAND MAGUS, which features in its ranks current SPIRITUAL BEGGARS frontman Janne Christoffersson, will release its fourth full-length album, "Iron Will", on June 9 via Rise Above Records. The CD was once again recorded in Stockholm, with Oneman acting as engineer and co-producer. In other news, GRAND MAGUS has been confirmed for this ...

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HACKNEYED Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

German death metal maniacs HACKNEYED have been confirmed for this year's installment of the Summer Breeze festival, set to take place August 14-16 in Dinkelsbhl, Germany. The festival billing is now shaping up as follows: 3 INCHES OF BLOOD ABORTED AGRYPNIE AHAB ALL ENDS ANIMA ARCH ENEMY AS I LAY DYING ASP AUTUMN BEHEMOTH BELOVED ...

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EARTHEN Added To PAGANFEST Night At CHICAGO POWERFEST

Chicago's EARTHEN has just been added as the opening band for the Chicago Powerfest 2008 Thursday night (May 1) kick-off show, which is host to the Paganfest USA Chicago market tour stop. EARTHEN is described as an ambient folk metal band, which features current and former members of DISINTER, GORGASM, NOVEMBERS DOOM, NACHTMYSTIUM, USURPER and ...

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TURISAS: More European Dates Announced

Finnish folk/metal overlords TURISAS have scheduled the following European tour dates: May 31 - Paljassaare Rock Fest - Tallinn, Estonia Jun. 06 - Rock Im Park - Nrnberg, Germany Jun. 08 - Rock Am Ring - Nrburgring, Germany Jun. 14 - Myttuulirock - Vantaa, Finland Jun. 21 - Nummirock - Nummijrvi, Finland Jul. 04 - ...

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CARCASS Confirmed For Slovenia's METALCAMP Festival

Reactivated British extreme legends CARCASS have been confirmed for the Metalcamp festival, set to take place July 3-9, 2008 in Tolmin, Slovenia. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: Friday, July 4: Main Stage: IN FLAMES IN EXTREMO CARCASS SIX FEET UNDER WINTERSUN OCTOBER FILE PENITENZIAGITE STAUB UND SCHATTEN Second Stage: CATAMENIA MACHINEMADE GOD ...

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MOONSORROW, TR Release Joint Videotaped Statement Rejecting 'Nazi Sympathizer' Rumors

Finnish folk/pagan metal band MOONSORROW and Faroe Islands metallers TR, who are currently touring European together under the Paganfest Europe banner (alongside ENSIFERUM, KORPIKLAANI, and ELUVEITIE) have released a joint videotaped statement rejecting rumors that they are Nazi sympathizers in the wake of reports that their April 17 concert in Berlin may be cancelled (as ...

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SUIDAKRA Confirmed For Germany's ROCK AM HRTSFELDSEE Festival

German melodic black/death metallers SUIDAKRA have been confirmed for the Rock am Hrtsfeldsee 2008 festival, set to take place June 27-28 in Dischingen Lkr. Heidenheim, Germany. The festival billing is as follows: APOCALYPTICA BRAINSTORM DEADLOCK DRONE ELUVEITIE HACKNEYED KISSIN DYNAMITE LACRIMAS PROFUNDERE LIVID HALCYON MAMBO KURT MEGAHERZ SALTATIO MORTIS SUIDAKRA WITHIN TEMPTATION For more information, ...

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ELUVEITIE Launches Tour Diary

Swiss folk metallers ELUVEITIE, who are currently on the road with KORPIKLAANI, ENSIFERUM, MOONSORROW and TR as part of the European leg of the Paganfest Tour, have launched a tour diary at this location. "Inis Mona", the new video from ELUVEITIE, can be viewed below. The track comes off the group's new album, ...

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TR: 'Land' Delayed; Artwork Revealed

Faroe Islands metallers TR will release their fourth full-length album, "Land", on May 30 in Europe and June 10 in the U.S. via Napalm Records. According to the band, the follow-up to 2006's "Ragnarok" "contains mostly Faeroese, but also Icelandic and Norwegian traditionals, re-arranged into heavy metal. The second most prevalent language is English." The ...

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DARKANE: 'Studio' Video Diary Part 5 Available

Guitarist Christofer Malmstrm of the Swedish thrashers DARKANE has issued the following update from the recording sessions for the group's new studio album, due later in the year via Nuclear Blast Records: "Welcome to the fifth video blog post. Thanks to you who have followed us so far! "This post differs a little from earlier ...

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SLAYER, VENOM, CANDLEMASS, ROTTING CHRIST, KRISIUN Confirmed For France's HELLFEST

SLAYER, VENOM, CANDLEMASS, DANKO JONES, ROTTING CHRIST, KRISIUN, SHAI HULUD, BLEEDING THROUGH, THROWDOWN, DISFEAR, BLACK TIDE and PUNISH YOURSELF have been confirmed for this year's Hellfest festival, set to take place June 20-22, 2008 at Clisson, France. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: SLAYER MOTRHEAD VENOM CAVALERA CONSPIRACY NOFX IN FLAMES DIMMU BORGIR ...

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DARKANE: Studio Video Diary Part 4 Available

Drummer Peter Wildoer of the Swedish thrashers DARKANE has issued the following update from the recording sessions for the group's new studio album, due later in the year via Nuclear Blast Records: "So the fourth video diary is done. It includes the rhythm guitar recording and all that goes along with that. An in-depth explanation ...

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TURISAS: Video Greetings From European Tour Available

Currently laying waste to European venues, Finnish folk/metal overlords TURISAS have issued a video message which can be viewed below. TURISAS is set to invade North American shores this upcoming spring as part of Paganfest 2008, which also features fellow Finns ENSIFERUM, TYR and ELUVEITIE. This Metal Maniacs-sponsored trek, which kicks off on April 25, ...

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ROTTING CHRIST Confirmed For Austria's KALTENBACH OPEN AIR Festival

Long-running Greek metallers ROTTING CHRIST have been confirmed for the Kaltenbach Open Air festival, set to take place July 18-19 in Spital am Semmering, Austria. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ASATHOR BEREAVEMENT BLOODFEAST BREWED&CANNED CASKETGARDEN CREMATION DESASTER DEW-SCENTED ELUVEITIE EXCREMENTORY GRINDFUCKERS FLESHLESS FOLTERKAMMER GOREFEST GRAVE GRAVEWORM HATRED HOLLENTHON INZEST LOW CHI MARDUK ...

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DARKANE: Studio Video Diary Part 3 Available

Drummer Peter Wildoer of the Swedish thrashers DARKANE has issued the following update from the recording sessions for the group's new studio album, due later in the year via Nuclear Blast Records: "So finally the third video blog is done! It features me recording some drum parts and I hope you like it. The next ...

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