After a Summer in Europe that has been hotter than Hell on most days, the heralds of the fall have finally come. Nights are longer, leaves have started falling and temperatures has appreciably dropped. To much more bearable levels. The equinox has touched the Old World, a summoning of and to Inside. ‘Go inside and […]
This review has been a long time coming, but not as long as Wintersun‘s Time I or the yet to be released Time II. Bad jokes aside, Finnish melodic metallers Wintersun have released The Forest Seasons on July 21st, instead of the anticipated record Time II. The band has managed to create a whole circus […]
The Finnish metallers from Wintersun recently launched a Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign to fund their new record The Forest Seasons and future projects (which includes Time II). Metal-Exposure talked to bass player Jukka Koskinen about this much debated step, the new record and yes, the sauna.. Read the interview here!
As you could have read on our site recently, there has been a lot going on in the Finnish Sonata Arctica camp. They just released their ninth studio album named The Ninth Hour and are doing a big European tour for this. You can read more about this in our interview with lead singer Tony […]
Vikings and concept albums – it appears to be a trend in the Northern reaches of Europe. Although there is a Baltic sea worth of differences between the bands, Finnish (fathers of) melo-death Insomnium seemed to have followed a similar path as Amon Amarth did with Jomsviking. But rest assured, their cheese is much more […]
Baptism is a bit of an oddity in the extreme music landscape. The brains behind it, is Lord Sargofagian (or just Lord S. for short) and he’s known to be a tidy bit impulsive when it comes to recording periods, or having band members in Baptism. On occasions, he’s all alone, and in other times […]
Rotten Sound is back and delivers another piece of aggressive grindcore. It has been five years and two days since the release of their previous full-length, Cursed. So it’s great to finally hear from our Finnish grinders again, even though they also released an EP in 2013, Species at War, which is still 3 years […]
The Finnish death metal/grindcore masters from Rotten Sound are releasing another devastating record on March 18th called Abuse to Suffer. We are glad to present you with the track ‘Brainwashed’ from that forthcoming album. Find Rotten Sound on Facebook – Preorder the album – Season of Mist on Facebook
Finland. The country of the moose, long winters, a frighteningly beautiful landscape and (probably) the best Scandinavian vodka. The country that also brought forth both some of the best and cheesiest heavy metal bands known to mankind. Where does Omnium Gatherum fit in with their new record Grey Heavens?.. Find out here!