News Posts

Finland’s Tomb Of Finland unleash a dose of signature gloomy Finnish metal with the single ‘Wretched Bliss’!

Finnish metal outfit Hanging Garden signed with Agonia Records for the next step in their career!

Legendary Finnish doom metal outfit Spiritus Mortis announce their upcoming epic release ‘The Great Seal’ and share a first single ‘Death’s Charioteer’!

Ukrainian stoner rock outfit Stoned Jesus signed with Season of Mist for their upcoming new album!

Finnish symphonic death/doom outfit Depressed Mode released the new single “Dissociation of the Extinguished Mind”, another track from their upcoming new album!

Napalm Over Europe – Double The Death, Double The Doom Tour 2022 updated it’s line-up with Implore as the new co-headliner to start spreading death and doom over the continent starting next week!

Death doom outfit Konvent unleashed another track ‘Pipe Dreams’ from the upcoming ‘Call Down The Sun’ album!

New Finnish festival Hellsinki Metal Horizons added 7 more names to what promises to be a mind-bending experience!

With already 70% of the line-up announced and almost 60% of the tickets sold, Brutal Assault is rapidly approaching the end of the current run of tickets! Get them fast!

Finnish funeral doom icons Shape of Despair released the 3rd track ‘Forfeit’ from their upcoming album ‘Return to the Void’!

Previews

Rockfest is back with a vengeance and a solid line-up that will rock your world for about 3 days in Hyvinkää, Finland!

After 2 years of delays, Steelfest is taking out all the stops with 4 days of underground metal madness in a celebration of their 10th anniversary!

Desert Hel 2022, the first ever attempt to make Helsinki a desert city with the best of stoner/doom/desert rock and metal!

Tuska 2019 promises to be exciting with a very solid line-up and a couple of major changes!

An underground festival filled with doom, sludge, stoner and the likes in a musically hazy and dark weekend…

Brutal Assault 2018 promises to bring together all the great features of the metal subculture. Not only the best music each genre has to offer, but also our visual culture, respect for nature and love for decent beer and food.

This year’s Tuska will be one to remember since they’re gearing up to celebrate their 20th anniversary with a bang! Go see what is happening…

Obscure and underground is what you need.

Lists

February 2022 is yet again brimming with great releases, here’s a small selection of our most anticipated ones!

First month of 2022 and there are already a bunch of really cool releases coming! Check out our 13 most anticipated releases of the month!

14 melodic metal/rock albums from Finland that we still wanted to give some proper attention to and you should check out still too if you haven’t yet!

August proves to be a highly exciting and surprisingly full month for new releases! Here is a small selection of those that are most anticipated by our editorial staff!

Noble Demon is a new label that started in 2020 and is quickly on the rise to be one of the more prominent and big players in the scene!

Album Reviews

Author & Punisher is back with yet another crushing album filled with inhuman soundscapes that are enhanced by newly found human touches!