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WINTERSUN Bassist Interviewed By METAL KAOZ (Audio)

Metal Kaoz 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. After several sold-out shows last year on their inaugural North American co-headlining tour with ELUVEITIE, WINTERSUN returned to North American shores once again for a ...

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WINTERSUN Guitarist Interviewed By THE AGE OF METAL (Video)

The Age Of Metal conducted an interview with guitarist Teemu Mäntysaari of Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN on August 29 in Phoenix, Arizona. You can now watch the chat below. After several sold-out shows last year on their inaugural North American co-headlining tour with ELUVEITIE, WINTERSUN has returned to North American shores once again for a ...

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WINTERSUN Guitarist Interviewed By GUITARHOO! (Video)

Earlier in the month, Guitarhoo! conducted an intervied with guitarist Teemu Mantysaari of the Finnish epic metal group WINTERSUN. Teemu shares his background and early days as musician, how he joined WINTERSUN in 2004, WINTERSUN's approach to performing its intricate and multi-layered arrangements live, the guitar gear he prefers and more. You ...

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WINTERSUN Interviewed At Finland's TUSKA Festival (Video)

Kaaos TV conducted an interview with drummer Kai Hahto and guitarist/vocalist Jari Mäenpää of Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN after the band's June 28 performance at the Tuska open-air festival in Helsinki, Finland. You can now watch the chat below. WINTERSUN's "Time I" was nominated in the "Metal Album Of The Year" category at this year's ...

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AMBERIAN DAWN: 'Re-Evolution' Audio Samples

Helsinki, Finland-based, female-fronted symphonic metallers AMBERIAN DAWN will release a compilation album of songs that originally appeared on their first four albums — "Circus Black" (2012), "End Of Eden" (2010), "The Clouds Of Northland Thunder" (2009) and "River Of Tuoni" (2008) — to showcase new singer Päivi "Capri" Virkkunen after the departure of Heidi Parviainen. ...

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WINTERSUN Drummer's Video Fan Chat

Drummer Kai Hahto of Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN took part in a live video fan chat earlier today (Thursday, May 30) via the Nuclear Blast Streaming Room. You can now watch the question-and-answer session below. WINTERSUN's "Time I" was nominated in the "Metal Album Of The Year" category at this year's Emma Gaala (Finnish Grammy ...

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AMBERIAN DAWN Releases First Video With New Singer, Parts Ways With Bassist

Helsinki, Finland-based, female-fronted symphonic metallers AMBERIAN DAWN will release a compilation album of songs released on their first four albums — "Circus Black" (2012), "End Of Eden" (2010), "The Clouds Of Northland Thunder" (2009) and "River Of Tuoni" (2008) — to showcase new singer Päivi "Capri" Virkkunen after the departure of Heidi Parviainen. "Re-Evolution" will ...

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ELUVEITIE Frontman Interviewed In Croatia (Video)

Ivana Prica of Cmar-Net.org conducted an interview with Chrigel Glanzmann, frontman, bandleader, songwriter and lyricist for Swiss folk metallers ELUVEITIE, on March 13 in Zagreb, Croatia. You can now watch the chat below. ELUVEITIE performed its latest concept album, "Helvetios", in its entirety during the band's recent North American co-headlining tour with Finnish ...

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THAUROROD: More 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, 2012 to begin recording their sophomore album for an early 2013 release. The fourth 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 ...

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WINTERSUN Begins Mixing 'Time II' Album

Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN have issued the following update: "After some festival and summer show announcements, we thought we might also give you a heads up regarding [the next WINTERSUN album] 'Time II'. "2012 was a really great year for us, the release of 'Time I' was a huge success and we did two successful ...

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SWALLOW THE SUN Guitarist's TREES OF ETERNITY To Enter Studio This Month

TREES OF ETERNITY, SWALLOW THE SUN writer and guitarist Juha Raivio's female-fronted side project with singer Aleah Stanbridge, will enter Fascination Street studios in Örebro, Sweden on February 24 to begin recording its debut album. The CD will be produced by Jens Bogren (OPETH, PARADISE LOST, KATATONIA, DAYLIGHT DIES, SWALLOW THE SUN, DRACONIAN, SOILWORK) and ...

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ELUVEITIE In Oakland: Interview, Performance Footage

Jacob Grant of Capital Chaos conducted an interview with Chrigel Glanzmann, frontman, bandleader, songwriter and lyricist for Swiss folk metallers ELUVEITIE, on November 30, 2012 at Oakland Metro in Oakland, California. You can now watch the chat below. Also available is performance footage of the Oakland concert. ELUVEITIE performed its latest concept album, "Helvetios", in ...

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THAUROROD: New 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 third 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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WINTERSUN: New Video Interview With JUKKA KOSKINEN

PowerOfMetal.dk conducted an interview with bassist Jukka Koskinen of Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN on December 21, 2012 at Royale Boston in Boston, Massachusetts. You can now watch the chat below. WINTERSUN's "Time I" is nominated in the "Metal Album Of The Year" category at this year's Emma Gaala (Finnish Grammy equivalent), which will be held ...

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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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