News Posts

One of Finland’s biggest metal events and organizers, is bringing a whole new experience to the live stream table with “Tuska Utopia”!

Tuska unleashed a bunch of names for 2020!

A headliner and 2 more bands are announced for Tuska 2019!

Norwegian royalty Dimmu Borgir will set Tuska 2019 stages aflame and family festival no more…

Another Summer festival completing their line-up: Tuska adds 2 more bands!

Another hand full of names for the Tuska 2018 line-up with quite the diversity in music genres!

Last headliner for Tuska has been announced with a healthy dose of heavy metal of all walks accompanying them!

A hard-hitting headliner for this year’s edition is announced, in good company of some really cool bands…

Previews

Tuska is finally back again! The Helsinki center metal and rock festival is shaping up to be quite the epic and glorious return!

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

Last year we got to celebrate the 20th anniversary of one of the biggest metal festivals of THE metal country Finland. Metalheads all over the world see Wacken Open Air as the Mecca for metal, so they should try to at least once visit and experience that festival in their mortal life. But personally I […]

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…

Gig Reports

The 3rd installment of Tuska Utopia brings with Apocalyptica one of the most unique Finnish bands to an absolutely unique location for a show!

The second installment of Tuska Utopia made the Battle Beast roar in the middle of a Finnish forest, another highly entertaining streaming event!

The first episode of Tuska Utopia featured one of the wackiest and most popular bands Finland has with Turmion Kätilöt!

Photo Reports

For those who didn’t have enough yet with what happened at the main festival, Tuska had several afterparties every night in the center! Here are some pics!

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

The pictures of 3 days of metal and rock fun in the middle of Helsinki… Tuska 2018, you were awesome!

The pictures of a weekend of celebrations and discoveries at the 20th anniversary of Tuska Open Air!

Festival Reports

For those who didn’t have enough yet with what happened at the main festival, Tuska had several afterparties every night in the center!

The last day of Tuska was as usually the “chill-out” day, but delivered some nice surprises and great bands!

A second day of Tuska with adjustments to the earlier problems and a last Finnish show of thrash metal legends Slayer!

3 days of the best you can find in metal, rock and other related genres all came together on the Suvilahti grounds in Helsinki, what resulted in yet another great edition of Tuska!

Tuska 2017 promised to be a huge party for metal and rock lovers. With their 20th anniversary they geared up to make it one hell of a celebration…

Interviews

We’ve been a long time fan of the Finnish comic book artist JP Ahonen. Mostly famous for his Belzebubs web series, he has other amazing works like ‘Sing No Evil’ (read our review of the graphic novel here). With his Belzebubs creation taking off even more with a recently released full-length album by the fictional […]

We talked with John Baizley about his music, new guitarist and dealing with constant pain in the rock ‘n’ roll life.

We had a chat with Brujo himself of the Mexican group of gangsters Brujeria!

We talked with guitarist Tomi from Amorphis about a new album, touring a lot and some music to check out!

We had a long talk with guitarist Teemu about the new album, live set-up, crowdfunding campaign and some of his musical preferences.

We had a really cool and relaxed talk with Janne Wirman from Children of Bodom at the end of the European leg of their anniversary tour!

We had a talk in the sun about beer, hard rock, peace and love with Hannes and Ana from the band…

We sat down with the man-wolves? wolf-men? of MWAM to figure out what their mission is all about…