Tag Archives: Kalmah

Kalmah brought the swamp to NYC’s Gramercy Theatre w/ Vreid & Empyrean Throne

Posted by on May 28, 2019

Depending on the act, it can be difficult touring in the United States. These challenges include the long Visa process, the overall expense of finding the right touring package, work conflicts, etc. For instance, there are bands based in the States that may find it easier or more affordable to tour in Europe or Japan […]

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Video Interview: Kalmah talk beer, new material and North American tour

Posted by on May 27, 2019

On Episode 29 of Metal Insider’s Newsroom w/ M.I Crowley, Crowley caught up with Kalmah before their first-ever NYC show at Gramercy Theatre. The swamp metallers discussed booking their North American tour, drinking American beer, and revealed they’ve been working on new music. Watch the discussion below: In case you missed it, check out Episode […]

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Metal Insider’s top ten 70000tons of metal 2019 performances

Posted by on April 22, 2019

70000tons of metal is quite the experience. While being trapped on a boat for four days in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean with metal blasting nearly 24-hours-straight, it is one of the most memorable moments that will last a lifetime. Many cruisers countdown until the next voyage as once you experience “the boat,” it’s […]

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Kalmah announce North American spring tour w/ Vreid

Posted by on February 26, 2019

This year’s spring/summer tour season is getting quite full and now Finland’s favorite swamp metallers, Kalmah, have announced a spring North American trek dubbed Heroes to Us. Unless you’ve been part of a few rounds of 70000tons of Metal, the group barely makes it out to the states as this is a tour you do […]

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Metal Insider’s Zenae Zukowski’s Top 20 Metal Albums of 2018

Posted by on December 24, 2018

This was a tough year to choose from as I decided to break the rules and expand to a Top 20 best metal albums of 2018 instead of 10. If you read through it all, you will discover a diverse set of honorable mentions at the end followed by an awesome playlist. Personally, 2018 has […]

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Kalmah premiere “Take Me Away” Music Video

Posted by on August 29, 2018

Kalmah have released a music video for the song “Take Me Away.” The track is taken from the group’s latest effort Palo, which was released earlier this year via Spinefarm Records. Watch the clip below and if you haven’t yet, order the album at this location.

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Metal By Numbers 4/25: Breaking Benjamin’s sales are hot

Posted by on April 25, 2018

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. With each passing year, I feel like I write the phrase “sold less than the previous album/predecessor” more and more. I know that sometimes that’s just the way of the music business: certain albums […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/18: Underoath return to the top 5

Posted by on April 18, 2018

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Who is Cardi B? Seriously, I’m not some pop music curmudgeon but every now and again when I look at the charts I see a band or artist at the top that I’ve never […]

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Interview: Kalmah guitarist Antti Kokko thinks new album is “perfect”

Posted by on April 10, 2018

The Finnish melodic death metal outfit Kalmah’s overall eighth studio album Palo has finally arrived via Spinefarm Records. We were able to catch up with guitarist Antti Kokko to talk about his thoughts on the new record, why they haven’t toured in the U.S, and more. Check out the conversation below and, if you haven’t yet, […]

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Kalmah premiere “Blood Ran Cold” video

Posted by on April 6, 2018

Finnish melodic death metallers Kalmah have returned! It’s been five long years since 2013’s Seventh Swamphony, and today (6th), their overall eighth album Palo has arrived via Spinefarm Records. To celebrate their return, the group premiered a music video for the opening track, “Blood Ran Cold.” Check out the video below and order the album […]

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