Bloodstock 2015 Interview – Tuomas Rounakari of Korpiklaani

A couple of hours after their show at Bloodstock, I had the chance to chat to the Violinist of folk metal legends Korpiklaani. We chatted about their most recent album, how they ended up playing with Sabaton a lot recently and what inspired him to start playing music. Thanks to Claire at Nuclear Blast for … Continue reading Bloodstock 2015 Interview – Tuomas Rounakari of Korpiklaani

Bloodstock 2015 review: Saturday

Edited by Mosh, words by [J]ames and [S]ean, photos by Will Tudor. Again, apologies for the late posting but it's better to have something done properly than rushed off! We appreciate quality here at Moshville Times! [S] The Saturday of Bloodstock this year was one I was really looking forward to, especially given two of my … Continue reading Bloodstock 2015 review: Saturday

Review: Korpiklaani – Noita

It’s no secret that I’m a fan of Folk metal. And Korpiklaani has been creating some the finest for a good few years. This newest effort is surely some of the best I’ve heard. Production wise, it’s nice and clean with everything audible. The danger with this style of music is that it can get … Continue reading Review: Korpiklaani – Noita

Korpiklaani re-sign to Nuclear Blast and announce new album

Finnish Folk metal superstars Korpiklaani are pleased to announce that they have inked a new deal with Nuclear Blast for their forthcoming new album, entitled Noita, which is set for release in May 2015. Noita was recorded at Petrax Studio with Aksu Hanttu handling production, recording and mixing again. It will also be the first album … Continue reading Korpiklaani re-sign to Nuclear Blast and announce new album

2014 Year In Review: Top gigs – James

In a small series from some of the staff here at Moshville Towers, we'll be running off our favourite albums, gigs and so on of the last 12 months. Kicking us off, here's James' top five gigs of the year: Dying Fetus/Goatwhore/Malevolence Centiment/Brutai Bloodshot Dawn/Seprevation Eluveitie/Arkona/Skalmold Sabaton/Korpiklaani/Tyr  

Sabaton / Korpiklaani / Tyr – Glasgow QMU

[Photo sets from the gig: Sabaton / Korpiklaani / Tyr] Those of you that know me personally know that I like a bit of power metal now and again. When I heard that these three bands were coming to town, I immediately got tickets. This concert was a bit different, in the fact that I … Continue reading Sabaton / Korpiklaani / Tyr – Glasgow QMU