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TUSKA OPEN AIR METAL FESTIVAL 2013 RECAP!

Yep, it’s fucking January and Tuska Open Air Metal Festival was all they way back at the end of June 2013.  Par for the course of my life, the brand new 3T hard drive I bought from Western Digital crashed right after the festival, in-between that and my wedding, taking with it all my interview footage and photos. My heart

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TUSKA DAY 1 – THE RETURN

Yes, there were gnomes with bleeding orifices in the press area. No, I don’t know why. As some of you know, Tuska 2013 was my fourth Tuska. However, it was my first with any sort of press access. While I’m not exactly new to the world of “press,” I am very new to the world of festival press. Getting into

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AMORPHIS: “THE WANDERER” VIDEO RELEASED!

Amorphis recently released their latest album, “Circle,” to the masses via Nuclear Blast Records! Don’t have it yet? We have two reasons why you should below! The guys already released one video off the record for “Hopeless Days,” and today we have a new one for our viewing pleasure! Check out “The Wanderer” now! The band said this on the

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STRATOVARIUS, LAMA, DREAMTALE, BETRAYAL AT BESPIN ADDED TO TUSKA LINEUP

Finnish power metal giants Stratovarius were added to the Tuska 2013 lineup today, as well as other hometown favorites Lama, Dreamtale, and Betrayal At Bespin. The 3-day festival’s running order has not yet been set in stone, nor has the lineup, but Stratovarius will headline on Sunday, June 30. So far, the Tuska schedule is as follows: Friday, June 28

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AMORPHIS: “HOPELESS DAYS” VIDEO RELEASED!

Legendary Finnish metal heavyweights, Amorphis, will be releasing their new album, “Circle“, on April 30th via Nuclear Blast Records! As for the direction of the new music, vocalist Tomi Joutsen said the “songs are extremely strong, bombastic and skull-pummelling.” Are you ready to hear a new one? HELL YES YOU ARE! Check out their video for “Hopeless Days” below!

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TUSKA OPEN AIR METAL FESTIVAL 2013 ANNOUNCES TWELVE MORE BANDS!

Tuska Open Air Metal Festival is fast approaching… okay it’s actually seven months away, but still, the anticipation is building! Today the organizers of the fest have added 12 new acts to the lineup already consisting of some pretty awesome acts!  Those groups aside, there are several bands on the fest I’ve never heard of which possibly makes for a lineup

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AMORPHIS IS ENTERING THE STUDIO NEXT MONTH!

The awesome Amorphis has announced that they will be entering the studio in September to record their yet-untitled 11th album! Oh and guess who will be handling the production and mix of the album! None other than Hypocrisy and Pain legend Peter Tägtgren! WOW! Amorphis main man Esa Holopainen gave us this latest update, “We had to face the fact

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HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY, FINLAND!

On this day in 1917, Finland declared its independence from Soviet Russia. Let’s celebrate by jamming out to our favorite Finnish bands!

TUSKA DAY 1 – THE RETURN

Yes, there were gnomes with bleeding orifices in the press area. No, I don’t know why. As some of you know, Tuska 2013 was my