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FINNTROLL TO BEGIN RECORDING NEW ALBUM

Get ready, folk metal fiends! Finntroll have announced plans to return to the studio sometime in November to record the follow-up to the fan favorite Nifelvind, according to the band’s official website. This album, which for obvious reasons doesn’t have a name yet, will be Finntroll’s sixth full-length and the third featuring lead singer Mathias “Vreth” Lillmåns. The band will

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HAIL OF THE WEEK – SATANAKOZEL

SatanaKozel are (in no particular order): Dmitry Dobrynin (keyboard, vocals), Nickolay Kuskov (drums), Vasiliy Kuzkov (guitar, vocals), Mr. Magister (bass), Vladimir Savvateev (guitar). One of these people is not pictured, and I am not sure who. Sorry. Back when I was but a wee folk metal fan, I always wondered why the bands rarely wrote lyrics in their own language.

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HAIL OF THE WEEK – NORDHEIM

Nordheim are: Fred (lead guitar), Lukas (drums), BenFok (bass, backing vocals), Warraxe (rhythm guitar, lead vocals), Thom (keyboard). I know what you’re all thinking — what new and exciting New York City thrash and/or death metal band is She-Wolf going to write about today? Well, my loyal readers, I’m not as predictable as you may think! Today I’m here to

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Turisas Set to Headline Paganfest 2012

As if it wasn’t good enough news that Paganfest, a much-celebrated folk/Viking metal fest, is coming back to the United States after passing the US over in 2011, Turisas has put the icing on the cake by announcing that they will headline Paganfest 2012! Turisas has been at the forefront of folk metal for almost a decade and participated in

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Top Five Songs About Women, Not Sexbots

Epic Faill performing at D’Antigua shortly before the T&A display (click for huge). August 13, 2011. Even the most sheltered women among us are intimately familiar with objectification. From the second a girl reaches puberty, she’s subject to catcalls, whistles and stares. A lot of us, including myself, believe we have “safe spaces,” spaces in which we can simply exist

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FINNTROLL TO BEGIN RECORDING NEW ALBUM

Get ready, folk metal fiends! Finntroll have announced plans to return to the studio sometime in November to record the follow-up to the fan favorite

HAIL OF THE WEEK – SATANAKOZEL

SatanaKozel are (in no particular order): Dmitry Dobrynin (keyboard, vocals), Nickolay Kuskov (drums), Vasiliy Kuzkov (guitar, vocals), Mr. Magister (bass), Vladimir Savvateev (guitar). One of

HAIL OF THE WEEK – NORDHEIM

Nordheim are: Fred (lead guitar), Lukas (drums), BenFok (bass, backing vocals), Warraxe (rhythm guitar, lead vocals), Thom (keyboard). I know what you’re all thinking —

Turisas Set to Headline Paganfest 2012

As if it wasn’t good enough news that Paganfest, a much-celebrated folk/Viking metal fest, is coming back to the United States after passing the US

Top Five Songs About Women, Not Sexbots

Epic Faill performing at D’Antigua shortly before the T&A display (click for huge). August 13, 2011. Even the most sheltered women among us are intimately