Tag Archives: folk metal

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Interview: Na Cruithne – Bloodstock 2017

Bloodstock weekend is upon us! As always, RAMzine are on site. First up are Galway folk-metal band  -Na Cruithne.  We talk to guitarist Rónán Ó ‘hArrachtáin about winning M2TM,  being a folk-metal band…and  a lot of swearing! … How does it feel to play Bloodstock 2017? It’s been amazing. This will be the icing on the cake for a great year ...

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Eluveitie post first ‘Origins’ trailer

Folk metallers Eluveitie have posted the first official trailer for their new album, Origins. Origins was recorded at New Sound Studios with producer Tommy Vetterli who also helped produce their previous album, Helvetios. The new clip is the first in a series of videos that will explore the band’s inspiration for the new record. Check out the new trailer below! ...

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Glittertind sign to Indie Recordings

Norwegian folk act Glittertind have signed to Indie Recordings for the release of their third studio album. The group have also debuted a new teaser for the album, titled Djevelsvart. Band member Torbjørn Sandvik commented: “We are very pleased to be on a Norwegian label for the first time and especially on Indie Recordings! There is no place like home! ...

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Wintersun Reveal UK & Ireland tour details

Finland Folk-Metal band Wintersun are touring in the UK/Ireland for the first time since 2008. This tour is to promote their second full length album Time I which has been 8 years in the making. The band is led by ex-Ensiferum member Jari Mäenpäa and will play the folowing dates: JULY 2013 16 – London, Highbury Garage 17 – Manchester, Club ...

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Ensiferum sign to Metal Blade Records

Folk-metal stars Ensiferum have announced they have signed an international deal with renowned metal label Metal Blade Records. The deal was confirmed with CEO Brian Slagel whilst the band were on their tour of the USA as part of Pagenfest. Bassist Sami Hinkka has commented on the bands excitement at working with Metal Blade: “We are really looking forward to our ...

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