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Give Wintersun 50 Bucks And Get A Hell Of A Lot More: “The Forest Seasons” Crowdfunding Starts Now (Video)

This morning the Finnish metal legends Wintersun released their long-anticipated crowdfunding campaign around the upcoming record, “The Forest Seasons,” that would help frontman Jari Mäenpää  to realize his dream of having a recording studio, among other things. If the goals of this and two additional (upcoming) crowdfunding campaigns are met, it would also allow Wintersun fans to realize their dream

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WINTERSUN “TIME II” ANNOUNCEMENT

Following the international success of their highly anticipated Time I album, Wintersun have made an announcement in their official website regarding Time II, the conclusion to their magnum opus. According to their statement, We are starting the mix of TIME II and it will be released early 2014. The album will continue where TIME I left, but it will be

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SAM ROON’S TOP 5 ALBUMS OF 2012!

Not for lack of trying, but to be perfectly honest, I found 2012 to be far less exciting than Metal Mark expressed in his TOP TWENTY METAL ALBUMS OF 2012.  With the releases from many major artists not living up to my arrogant and unjustified elitist standards, I decided to keep my list short.  Additionally, I don’t want to screw

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WINTERSUN, “TIME” LYRIC VIDEO PREMIERE!

I’ve been spinning the new Wintersun record every day since it arrived at my doorstep.  It’s the first physical album I’ve purchased in a very long time and it makes me feel good supporting a band I know needs the funds to help bring them here to the United States to melt our fucking faces off. Today Wintersun released their

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WINTERSUN, “TIME I” ALBUM REVIEW BY SAM ROON!

After all these years, Wintersun proves they haven’t lost what makes them stand out from not only society’s disgusting stab at a money grab, not only from the carbon copy bands trying to seize a spot in a scene… Wintersun stands out among all bands because of the fearless songwriting and the execution. As a fan of this band for

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WINTERSUN: “TIME,I” COVER ARTWORK REVEALED!

Who’s ready for the new Wintersun album?! EVERYONE IN THE WORLD!!! On October 23rd, Wintersun‘s new record, “Time,I”, will hit the shelves and I personally can’t wait to get my hands on this CD! It’s been eight years in the making people! Today they released the cover artwork for the album, which was done by Cameron Gray, and it’s absolutely

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WINTERSUN, “TIME I” FIRST REACTIONS!

It’s no secret that the new Wintersun album is FINALLY coming and I couldn’t be more excited about it! Apparently the feeling is similar among the foreign press! Take a look at some of their first impressions below. My favorite reaction? “Overwhelming.” Time I will be released in North America on October 23, 2012.

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WINTERSUN POSTS SECOND STUDIO TRAILER FOR TIME I!

Anyone who follows SkullsNBones religiously knows that I am a huge Wintesun fan.  Metal Mark makes fun of me for it, and I wear it like a badge of honor.  Anyway, no one is more excited about Wintersun‘s upcoming double-release than I am!  Luckily for me and people who like music that isn’t standard bullshit designed to sell millions of

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WINTERSUN “TIME II” ANNOUNCEMENT

Following the international success of their highly anticipated Time I album, Wintersun have made an announcement in their official website regarding Time II, the conclusion

SAM ROON’S TOP 5 ALBUMS OF 2012!

Not for lack of trying, but to be perfectly honest, I found 2012 to be far less exciting than Metal Mark expressed in his TOP

WINTERSUN, “TIME I” FIRST REACTIONS!

It’s no secret that the new Wintersun album is FINALLY coming and I couldn’t be more excited about it! Apparently the feeling is similar among