Korpiklaani: crowdfunding campaign for their Russian tour film

The Finnish folk metal superstars are at it again and they bring excellent news! Although they've never quite been lucky about recording shows on tour, it seems that this day has finally come. Apparently, it will be focused on their last incredible Russian tours but as this idea of a DVD was already in their … Continue reading Korpiklaani: crowdfunding campaign for their Russian tour film

Thursday Video Roundup: Overkill, Reapter, Korpiklaani, Asphyx

As we head into the period where most of our PR friends are taking long holidays (I mean, really - you want to take a break from dealing with all those awesome bands?!), the number of videos dropping into the mailbox is dwindling. And yet we still manage four corking songs for you today. Enjoy! Overkill … Continue reading Thursday Video Roundup: Overkill, Reapter, Korpiklaani, Asphyx

Interview: Jarkko Aaltonen of Korpiklaani

Just over two weeks ago, I had the opportunity to speak to the bassist of the finnish folk-metal band Korpiklaani. We chatted about what they had been up since I last spoke to them, the most recent album Noita and his favourite alcoholic beverage. Thanks to Claire at Nuclear Blast for organising and Jarkko for his time. … Continue reading Interview: Jarkko Aaltonen of Korpiklaani

Korpiklaani / Moonsorrow – Classic Grand, Glasgow (24th March 2016)

Two bands playing a headline set in one of the best sounding venues in Glasgow? Yes please! In all seriousness though, when this show got announced I almost thought it too good to be true. So, after making a few arrangements I made sure that I would be there to witness what turned out to … Continue reading Korpiklaani / Moonsorrow – Classic Grand, Glasgow (24th March 2016)

Korpiklaani / Moonsorrow announce co-headline dates

The Finnish Folk Metal Mafia are very pleased to announce that Korpiklaani and Moonsorrow will be embarking on a co-headline tour this coming April 2016. These two powerhouses of the Finnish Folk Metal scene have once again joined forces for what promises to be an immensely entertaining evening. Korpiklaani front man Jonne Järvelä said regarding the … Continue reading Korpiklaani / Moonsorrow announce co-headline dates

Korpiklaani – new video for “Ämmänhauta”

Finnish folk metal favourites Korpiklaani released their latest album Noita back in May of this year. Since then, the band have been touring in support of the new album, having already stopped off at Bloodstock Festival this summer. As well as hitting the road, the band have also found the time to film a striking … Continue reading Korpiklaani – new video for “Ämmänhauta”