News Posts

With a first batch of 14 names, 2023-s Steelfest XI is promising to be quite the impressive edition again with a solid line-up of the obscure, extreme and underground!

Chinese atmospheric black metal power house Zuriaake signs to Season of Mist and enters a new part of their career!

The 2019 line-up of Steelfest is getting close to complete now with yet another 8 names added…

The Finnish festival Steelfest Open Air can be seen as one of the most renowned underground metal festivals in Europe with every year people coming down to the small city of Hyvinkää from all over the world. They also manage to offer us the best from the black, death and doom metal world every single […]

The line-up for next year’s Steelfest Open Air is complete and you can feel the darkness and evil already approaching!

Another 10 names thrown into the mix and things are only getting more interesting…

The organisation of Steelfest Open Air yet again impresses with the first names of the 2018 line-up!

Yesterday SteelChaos revealed all of their 14 names in the line-up of this year’s edition. One of the bands demanded all the bands to be released at once so we got a great hour of reveals with highly impressive and often exclusive artists. We didn’t expect anything less for the little brother of Steelfest Open […]

Join the darkness… but hurry!

Photo Reports

An intense last day of Steelfest 2022 with performances of Blood Chalice, Alfahanne, Kalmankantaja, Valkyrja, Antimateria and Taake!

Pictures of the 3rd day of the special 10th anniversary edition of Steelfest!

Pictures of the 1st day of celebration of the dark, obscure and extreme at the 10th anniversary edition of Steelfest!

The pictures of a more diverse and even hotter 2nd day of Steelfest 2019!

The pictures of the first day of death and black metal at Steelfest 2019!

Steelfest 2018 was again a weekend filled with underground music celebrating black mass and pagan rituals. Check out the pictures we took at the event!

A look at what grim, dark and frostbitten looks like… 2 days of underground and obscure extreme metal at Steelfest Open Air in pictures.

Festival Reports

An excruciating long and exhausting, but amazing 3rd day of this special and extra long anniversary edition of Steelfest!

A last day of underground extreme metal madness to wrap up an extra long anniversary edition of Steelfest, which was both exhausting and absolutely intense from the beginning to the end!

The second day of the anniversary edition of Steelfest delivered yet again stellar performance after stellar performance!

The 1st day of the 10th anniversary edition of Steelfest brought us Trve Kvlt music, Finnish black metal legends and international acts with an intensity that was immense, and was only the beginning of a massive 3 days of this that was to come still…

The second day of Steelfest 2019 offered more diversity with different styles of black and death!

First day of Steelfest brought one after the other high quality black and death metal band!

2 days of celebrating darkness, pagan spirits, satan and underground music… Check out the full report of Steelfest 2018 here.

Two days of the best underground artists the metal scene has to offer at the Finnish city that brought forth a ton of black metal bands, sit back and let the darkness come over you!

Lists

Finnish festival Steelfest is a true celebration of the underground, but it you’re not convinced yet, here are some reasons why you should go