extreme folk metal

Månegarm to release new studio album “Fornaldarsagor” on April 26th 2019

Månegarm’s new album “Fornaldarsagor” will be released on April 26th, 2019, via Napalm Records

The album will contain eight furious tracks, that breathe new life into sagas and tales from a pre-christianized, pagan era that made Scandinavia into what it is today – and those sagas have now been wrapped in exciting viking metal.

Ensiferum live in Tampa, FL, 2019

As Ensiferum took to the stage, to the cheers of the crowd, they were decked out in their trademark face paint and bassist Sami Hinkka was even wearing a kilt! They kicked off their set with “For Those about to Fight” off of their 2017 release “Two Paths”. Wow! Right from the start they sounded great.
 

Eluveitie release music video for first single “Ategnatos”

We all wade through archetypes. We all are archetypes. Distant echoes of a life both primeval and noble. To embrace these archetypes, to accept them not only as a part of life but as life itself is what some may call enlightenment, some peace of mind.

Eluveitie call it “Ategnatos”. And by using their longest gap between two Metal albums to gather momentum, they just forged their strongest album around it.
 
“Ategnatos” will be release on April 5th, 2019, via Nuclear Blast.

Korpiklaani releases lyric video for “Kaljaa”

Finnish Folk Metal Superstars Korpiklaani are about to kick off an extensive run of dates that will see them travelling across the globe throughout 2019. Kicking off with an 8 date Finnish tour on which they’ll be joined on stage by a brass section from Lahti Sinfonia and with support from Waltari, Trollfest and Profane Omen, the band will then hit the road across Europe alongside Turisas and Trollfest.

Eluveitie to release new studio album “Ategnatos” on April 5th 2019

We all wade through archetypes. We all are archetypes. Distant echoes of a life both primeval and noble. To embrace these archetypes, to accept them not only as a part of life but as life itself is what some may call enlightenment, some peace of mind.

Eluveitie call it “Ategnatos”. And by using their longest gap between two Metal albums to gather momentum, they just forged their strongest album around it.
 
“Ategnatos” will be release on April 5th, 2019, via Nuclear Blast.

Eluveitie announces new studio album “Ategnatos” - due out in April 2019

We all wade through archetypes. We all are archetypes. Distant echoes of a life both primeval and noble. To embrace these archetypes, to accept them not only as a part of life but as life itself is what some may call enlightenment, some peace of mind.

Eluveitie call it “Ategnatos”. And by using their longest gap between two Metal albums to gather momentum, they just forged their strongest album around it.
 
The new album “Ategnatos” will be release on April 5th, 2019, via Nuclear Blast.
 

Norvhar release new single “Fest in Midgard”

About a month before the official release of their debut effort and after already sharing the single “Of Stone, Gold & Blood” on the digital platforms, Swiss Pagan/Folk-metal band Norvhar just unveiled another track from this upcoming effort with “Fest in Midgard” available right now below.

The song will feature on “Kauna”, the band’s first album coming out on February 16th, 2019, for physical and digital formats.

Korpiklaani releases lyric video for “Kuin Korpi Nukkuva”

Finnish Folk Metal Superstars Korpiklaani released their brand-new studio album titled “Kulkija (“Wanderer”) on September 7th, via Nuclear Blast Records.

Just a few days before they embark on a North American headline tour with Arkona (all dates can be found below), the band has launched another lyric video - once again created by Jan Yrlund - for a song taken from their latest offering.

Check out the lyric video for “Kuin Korpi Nukkuva” below.