News Posts

In anticipation of the release of their new full-length “Get Your Dose Now!”, Dirty Shirt unleashed the incredibly upbeat “DOPE-A-MIN”!

A new mesmerizing entity has surfaced… IANAI will cast a spell on you with their music rooted in history and heritage!

Montreal’s extremists Fall of Stasis unleash another track from their upcoming album ‘The Chronophagist’ with ‘Baal Arise’!

Wardruna are presenting ‘Kvitravn – First Flight of the White Raven’ deluxe release and share a first video of ‘Kvitravn’, the live experience!

Corvus Corax unleash another track from their “Era Metallum” project where epic folk and metal meet!

Belgian underground label Immortal Frost Productions announce a second edition of their Open Air Market, bringing the best they have to offer for you to go and pick up!

The Siberian shamans of Nytt Land unleash another mesmerizing track and video with ‘U-Gra’, from the upcoming Napalm Records album ‘Ritual’!

The Greek metal and heavy rock ‘n’ roll outfit Khirki unleashes a first track from their upcoming new album upon the world!

The Norwegian folk rockers GÅTE show how much they’ve changed with the first single of their upcoming EP!

The punkers of Flogging Molly announced a live streaming event for St. Patrick’s Day, broadcast straight from Ireland!

Previews

A preview of the first edition of Dynamo Metalfest that is longer than just 1 day!

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…

Een dag met enkel female fronted metal ons voorgeschoteld!

Photo Reports

Eivor facing the camera with her eyes closed while holding a guitar.

On her first ever tour in France to promote her newest album Segl, Eivør made a stop at L’Aeronef in Lille. The autumn moon was full, joy was in the air and a magical night was had by all in attencance.

Pictures of a satanic doo-wop night with Twin Temple to break the week a little bit!

Pics of a magical evening with great medieval and pagan folk bands at the Häme Medieval Festival!

Pictures of the amazing second day of Tuska 2019 with the last show of Slayer on Finnish shores as headliners!

On 11/11 the guys from Rock ‘n Load Concerts hosted a great celtic night with The Rumjacks and Nevermind Nessie at De Cinema, Aalst. Sniff up the atmosphere right here by checking out the photos!

Pictures of a dark, cozy and atmospheric acoustic show by the illustrious Myrkur…

Come and check out the awesome pictures we have of the ever cool Celts from Eluveitie and the modern metallists of Amaranthe!

An extensive collection of pictures of a unique event at a historical site with highly interesting and often almost magical bands!

A magical trip!

Gig Reports

Eivør made it back to Finnish soil to put us under a spell with her gorgeous music and vocals at the legendary Tavastia club in Helsinki!

A night of Satanic doo-wop with Twin Temple and wholesome atmospheric tunes from Hexvessel. What a way to get through the rest of your week!

Going to a Heilung show is a bit like going to a therapy session. Except the session actually helps.

A cold evening in February, we were taken on a magical journey with the acoustic set of Myrkur!

On the 28th of October, Ostend was invaded by Skálmöld, Stam1na and Omnium Gatherum on their Arctic Circle Alliance tour!

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Ithilien worth the watch and a great warm-up for the always great Dutch pagan metal outfit Heidevolk, celebrating their 15th anniversary!

A magical night at Tavastia

Pagan folk on an epic scale…

Lists

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!

A selection of “pagan” folk releases from 2020 that our editorial team feels like you really should check out still if you haven’t yet.

2021 promises to be quite the year again for new music releases! With our team we decided on some of the releases we’re looking forward to the most!

2017 was again a massive year for music of all makes, I’ve done my best to narrow it down to the 10 releases that suck with me the most the past year…

After endless debating the list is done with one clear winner!