Thursday, March 22, 2018
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The Moshville Times

New Band of the Day: Insomnium

I first encountered this bunch opening for Paradise Lost at King Tut’s last year. They’re branded as “melodic death metal” and that pretty much sums them up. Good live and, having been impressed enough by them to get hold of their recorded stuff, very good in the studio too.

Here’s a sample courtesy of the Ewe-tyoobs (from the Nottingham date on the same tour):

In addition, they’re touring in April/May opening for Moonspell. Only one UK date, though (boo).

19 – Rennes, France – Antipode
20 – Limoges, France – CC John Lennon
21 – Paris, France – Divan du Monde
23 – London, England – Underworld
24 – Essen, Germany – Turock
25 – Almelo, Netherlands – Naxtstage
26 – Ingolstadt, Germany – Eventhalle
27 – Lausanne, Switzerland – Docks
28 – Montpellier, France – Secret Place
29 – Toulon, France – Vox
30 – Cognac, France – Les Anciens Abattoirs

1 – Toulouse, France – Bikini
2 – Bilbao, Spain – Rock Star
3 – Barcelona, Spain – Razzmatazz 2
4 – Madrid, Spain – Sala Arena

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