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Insomnium and Omnium Gatherum announce live streaming event

Posted by on April 2, 2020

Insomnium and Omnium Gatherum’s North American Tour was cancelled shortly after both bands arrived at the airport and managed to perform one show in Philadelphia. Since then, the group launched a GoFundMe campaign as well as added new merch to help with their financial losses. Now, to make up for their live show, both groups […]

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Headbangers Brawl: Metal Insider’s Quarantine Playlist

Posted by on April 1, 2020

  2020 certainly feels like the plague, and it all started with Neil Peart’s passing. Over the last few months alone, many went from laughing at Corona beer memes to no longer taking any of this as a joke. The COVID-19 outbreak feels like a disaster film, and sadly, it has become our reality. While […]

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Insomnium & Infected Rain added to Eluveitie’s North American Fall Tour

Posted by on March 30, 2020

Despite the uncertainty on how long this COVID-19 outbreak will last, Eluveitie are thinking ahead as they’ve added Insomnium and Infected Rain to their Fall North American Tour. Read full statements below: Eluveitie: “As promised, we’re working hard on our future shows. We truly hope that the global situation will calm down until fall and […]

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Insomnium and Omnium Gatherum North American Tour, CANCELLED

Posted by on March 13, 2020

Insomnium and Omnium Gatherum have cancelled their North American tour just after one show, which was in Philadelphia last night (12th). As expensive touring can be in the states, the band are now in a serious financial hole. Until a GoFundMe or creative crowdfunding campaign is launched,  you can act now by buying their merch. […]

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Metal Insider’s Top Seventeen Tours to look forward to in 2020

Posted by on January 9, 2020

2020 is the year we get to see Mr. Bungle’s first shows in twenty years, the return of Mercyful Fate, Faith No More, Rage Against the Machine, and more. We listed seventeen additional tours we’re looking forward to see.    17) Def Leppard, Mötley Crüe, Poison & Joan Jett summer stadium tour Skepticism has been […]

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Markus Vanhala’s (Insomnium/Omnium Gatherum) Top Ten Albums of the Decade (2010-2019)

Posted by on January 7, 2020

  Between Insomnium and Omnium Gatherum, we’ve been wondering how guitarist Markus Vanhala sleeps. Omnium Gatherum’s latest effort, The Burning Cold, landed on #1 on one of our year-end lists for 2018, and Insomnium’s Heart Like a Grave reached #1 for 2019. This spring, both groups will embark on a North American tour as Omnium […]

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Metal Insider’s Zenae Zukowski’s Top 20 Metal Albums of 2019

Posted by on December 23, 2019

  I try to follow the rules, but, once again, another year of good music has gone by, and I was able to narrow it down to 20 instead of 10. There are a bunch of variables that make me connect to a song or artist. Whether it’s the overall vibrations the sound leaves behind […]

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Metal Insider’s 225 Best Metal Albums of the Decade (2010-2019)

Posted by on December 16, 2019

As each year approaches its end, we share our year-end lists highlighting the best of the best of the year. However, we were taken aback, realizing that not only will 2020 mark a new year, it also marks a brand new decade. It’s true what they say; time flies when you’re having fun, listening to […]

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Metal By Numbers 10/30: Alter Bridge walk to the top

Posted by on October 30, 2019

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   Halloween is tomorrow, so it’s only natural that Christmas music is showing up on the charts. Luckily, one of those albums comes from the one and only Rob Halford, so that should make […]

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Markus Vanhala on Insomnium’s most melancholic album ‘Heart Like a Grave’

Posted by on October 21, 2019

Insomnium went back to their roots with their new album Heart Like a Grave, which was released on October 4th via Century Media Records (order here). By roots, we meant, an album with ten sorrowful tracks versus one forty-minute epic tune, which we heard in 2016’s Winter’s Gate. Regardless, their new album is another masterpiece, […]

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