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WINTERSUN ADDED TO TUSKA OPEN AIR METAL FESTIVAL 2013 LINEUP!

Here we go metalheads… I can only assume Wintersun was added to this year’s lineup because of my glowing album review and SkullsNBones‘ worldwide recognition… okay seriously though, this is fucking awesome.  I have plans which are looking pretty solid for attending the Tuska Festival this year and with Wintersun on the bill it’s adding the icing on the cake. This

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WINTERSUN LIVE FROM HELSINKI! WATCH THE WHOLE SHOW!

Wintersun‘s entire set from the sold out venue Nosturi on October 13th was filmed and published by Pearl Drums Finland! I guess when you have the percussion mastermind Kai Hahto as the backbone to your project you get some great recordings! Everyone knows I’m a fan of this band so I had to post this. Check out the entire concert

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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 STREAMS ENTIRE RELEASE ONLINE RIGHT NOW!

Not kidding! Right now so many people are hitting Wintersun‘s servers that the album is taking a bit to queue up and play. While a little disappointing that I am still waiting to listen to the whole thing, it kind of forces me to feel like that kid I once was, standing in line outside of a record store, waiting

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ELUVEITIE AND WINTERSUN NORTH AMERICAN TOUR ANNOUNCED!

Sam is doing the biggest happy dance ever right now! Why? ELUVEITIE and WINTERSUN just announced a HUGE North American tour! Joining them on the trak will be VARG too! WINTERSUN mastermind Jari Mäenpää said this on the run, “We are very excited to tour US and Canada for the first time in November/December. We´ve had lots of requests from

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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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WHAT WOULD BE THE GREATEST METAL TOUR OF ALL TIME?

Often times when SkullsNBones is wearing the ‘interviewer hat’ we ask artists what they think would be most awesome tour lineup for their band. Would you want to open for Metallica? Would you want to share the stage with Led Zeppelin? Would you like to rock out with Motörhead? It’s a question that almost always garners both a unique answer,

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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 RELEASES NEW PHOTO AND BEHIND-THE-SCENES PHOTO SHOOT VIDEO!

Finnish technical metalers (and one of my favorite bands in the world) Wintersun have released their new group photo shot in the style of the new album, “Time I.” The shoot was done by Nana Simelius. The long-awaited new album will be out in North America on October 23, 2012. On their facebook page along with the photo there was

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NORTHER OFFICIALLY DISBANDS

Finnish melodic death metal band Norther have decided to take an indefinite hiatus. According to a statement on their official website, the band members’ personal lives were a factor in their collective decision to disband. Here’s the statement below in its entirety: “We hereby announce after a long and careful consideration that we have decided to quit Norther. During the

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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

NORTHER OFFICIALLY DISBANDS

Finnish melodic death metal band Norther have decided to take an indefinite hiatus. According to a statement on their official website, the band members’ personal