Tag Archives: Finntroll

Finntroll postpone release of new album; reveal artwork and tracklisting

Posted by on June 26, 2020

    Finntroll are forced to postpone their upcoming album, Vredesvävd, due to unforeseen production delays. The record will now be released on September 18th, and pre-orders will be available starting July 17th. These Finnish blackened folk metallers will take you on a dark and unapologetic journey as the title translates to “Wrath-woven.” The follow-up […]

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Interview with …And Oceans on first new record in 17 years, ‘Cosmic World Mother’

Posted by on April 7, 2020

Legendary Finnish black metal band …And Oceans has returned from a 17(!) hiatus with their newest record, releasing this May on Season of Mist records.  We spoke with Timo (guitar) and Mathias (vocals) about the amazing Cosmic World Mother:   You basically took a 17 year hiatus as a band. What were you doing during these […]

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70000tons round 10 2020 explained by members of Trollfest, Carach Angren, The Agonist, etc.

Posted by on March 4, 2020

70000tons of Metal by far surpasses any other metal cruise. It’s more than a fan’s all-access pass hanging out with some of their favorite bands. The overall adventure is a vacation with like-minded individuals surrounded by their metal brothers and sisters. It’s an example of how loving and caring the metal community is as it […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 10 sets of 70000tons Round 10 2020

Posted by on February 28, 2020

  70,000 Tons of Metal 2020 is an absurd experience. It takes two concepts: metal music along with the black shirt attire, bombastic-fueled ridden, and passionate fans set sail on the luxury Royal Caribbean cruise line. A metal show, along with such extravagance, is typically the antithesis of metal (show tunes and suit jackets in […]

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New & Noteworthy, June 17th: Roads Untraveled

Posted by on June 17, 2014

We get a bit of a light release schedule this week, but the lead album comes from one of the biggest names in modern rock in the world. Although they may not be considered a metal band, Linkin Park started out their career playing some of the heaviest music that the mainstream world was willing […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/24: The Charts Look Like They’ve Seen A Ghost

Posted by on April 24, 2013

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Did Ghost really get paid $750,000 to sign with Universal? Probably not, but the unsubstantiated rumor has flown around the internet since before they were even officially signed. But regardless of what they got […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/17: Outlaw Devices And Shady Houses

Posted by on April 17, 2013

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Last week on Headbanger’s Brawl, we all discussed how Volbeat, Stone Sour, and Device were likely to have big first week sales, though we debated as to who would come out on top. And […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/10: Killswitch Engage Disarm The Charts

Posted by on April 10, 2013

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. What do you get when one of the master bands of metalcore gets their original vocalist back? Well, first you get to tour a bunch, but then you get a top 10 album. Yes, […]

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Fear Factory, Overkill, Symphony X And More Already Confirmed For 70,000 Tons Of Metal Cruise 2014

Posted by on April 8, 2013

We’re about ten months away from next year’s 70,000 Tons Of Metal Cruise setting sail. Yet within the past week, we’ve already learned about a few big names confirmed for the metal cruise festival. On Easter, it was revealed that Dark Tranquillity, Death Angel, Overkill and Soilwork were slated to play 70,000 Tons Of Metal […]

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New & Noteworthy, April 2nd – Starting Over

Posted by on April 2, 2013

The greatest display of how metal bands differ from the rest of the musical world occurs when a former member is welcomed back into the fold with open arms and no questions asked. In so many other genres, band members that leave are ostracized and are barely ever mentioned by the other band members, for […]

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