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Maaliskuun lähestyessä loppuaan Nosturissa oli tarjolla odotettu toisinto viiden vuoden takaa, kun etnisemmän raskaan musiikin airuet, yhdysvaltalainen Nile sekä nykyisin Alankomaista ponnistava Melechesh valloittivat...

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As March was drawing to an end, the messengers of ethnic extreme music, Nile and Melechesh, returned to Nosturi along with the warm-up act...

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Kiirastorstaina 24.3. Nosturi tarjoili messevän annoksen grindcorea ja tiukkaa punkkia viiden bändin voimin. Hintaa koko lystille kertyi ainostaan 15 euroa, mitä voidaan pitää nykyisten...

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On Thursday, March 24th, Nosturi provided a hefty dose of domestic grindcore and punk: not less than five bands for – in my opinion...

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If you look at the Finnish pop scene right now, you’re bound to come across more than a few female singers. While most of...

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It's been a crazy 15 years since the self-titled album by The Used first came out, and the boys are ready to celebrate! The...

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What better way to spend a Saturday night than watching live music? Finnish pop-rock band Sunrise Avenue kicked off their European tour with the...

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The eighth annual Metalorgy was held this year as a three-day tour. In addition to Helsinki, where the event has traditionally been held, the...

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Not even a year has passed since progressive rock’s Renaissance man, Steven Wilson, last played in Helsinki. However, he recently paid another visit to...

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Progressiivisen rockin renessanssimies Steven Wilsonin edellisestä Helsingin-keikasta ei ole kulunut edes vuotta, mutta hiljattain hän teki uuden vierailun Suomeen. Tällä kertaa hän soitti kaksi...

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One can say with certainty that metal bands doing all-acoustic tours are a rare sight. However, the Finnish Viking-folk metal act, Ensiferum, recently did...

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The beginning of a new year is always a great time to start out with something new, be it a new hobby or a...

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The Finnish death/doom masters, Swallow the Sun, released a brilliant mammoth of an album, Songs from the North I, II, & III by the...

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There’s nothing that says “Merry Christmas” more than seeing a bunch of heavy metal singers on stage singing Christmas carols, right? The Raskasta Joulua...

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After touring around Asia and Europe for two and a half months Children of Bodom finally brought their I Worship Chaos World Tour back...

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December is a traditionally busy season for Christmas office parties. One of Finland’s metal sweethearts, Mokoma, decided to arrange a special Christmas party of...

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It has been entirely too long since Eluveitie has played a club show in Finland. Though the occasional festival has brought them back to...

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It’s been 6 months already since Apocalyptica released Shadowmaker, and after a long wait, they finally brought their Shadowmaker Tour to their home country!...

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Regardless of the album or tour, Turisas has been one of our go-to bands for when we want to see a great live performance!...

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It’s been just over 3 months since Nightwish played their earth-shattering show at Ratina Stadium in Tampere. They’ve been touring all over since then...

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We can’t believe how long it’s been since we’ve seen Bullet for My Valentine! Fortunately, their Venom European Tour brought them recently through Helsinki...

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Amorphiksen uusi levy Under the Red Cloud julkaistiin syyskuun alussa ja sai positiivisen vastaanoton Musicalypsessa, joten albumin kiertueesta raportoiminen oli luonnollista jatkumoa. 22. lokakuuta...

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The new Amorphis album Under the Red Cloud came out at the beginning of September and received universal acclaim over here at Musicalypse, so...

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Turmion Kätilöt, the Midwives of Destruction, have been on our list of bands to see since we caught them at Tuska 2014. Since their...

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Europe found a new sweetheart when Sweden’s 2015 Eurovision Song Contest representative, Måns Zelmerlöw, won in May with his upbeat and catchy song, “Heroes.”...

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British Gothic metal pioneers, Paradise Lost, are no stranger to Finland, having played in Helsinki for the first time on the Shades of God...

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Brittiläinen goottimetallin edelläkävijä Paradise Lost on tuttu vieras Suomessa, sillä se soitti Helsingissä ensi kertaa jo Shades of God -kiertueella vuonna 1992. Vajaa vuosi...

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We’d all been wondering where In Flames’ 2015 tour came from. They had already toured their last album, Siren Charms, here last year, and...

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It’s been 6 years since we’ve heard much of anything from Entwine, and suddenly they’re back! However, with a new album that’s definitely a...

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Twice in 5 months! We caught Elastinen’s vappu show back on May 1st, and now he’s back and has upgraded from The Circus to...

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Though Musicalypse has been to plenty of Korpiklaani shows over the years as fans, we’ve never seen them in a club to document what...

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Viime vuoden marraskuussa Opeth ilmoitti soittavansa 25-vuotisjuhlakeikan Lontoossa lokakuussa 2015. Opethin edelliseen juhlakiertueeseen (Evolution XX vuonna 2010) sisältyi vain noin kädellisen verran päivämääriä, enkä...

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Last November, Opeth announced that they would play a 25th anniversary show in London in October 2015. Opeth’s previous anniversary tour (Evolution XX in...

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What’s hotter than a Swedish firefighter? How about a Swedish firefighter that sings in an awesome metal band! Kamelot returned once again to Helsinki,...

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Those of you who listen to metal operas may have heard about Arjen Anthony Lucassen’s stage production of Ayreon’s 2004 album, The Human Equation....

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It’s been months since Finnish melodic metal band Arion played a headlining show in Helsinki, but since their recent vocalist change-over was announced, it...

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A storm’s brewing and the new wave of hard rock is becoming a tsunami that’s originating in Finland! Relative newcomers, Santa Cruz and Shiraz...

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Machinae Supremacy, in spite of not having put out an album in over a year, came back to Helsinki exactly 11 months after their...

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Finnish melodic metal institution Sonata Arctica has been busy touring throughout 2014 and 2015. Since the start of the 15th anniversary tour in January...

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It’s a bit hard to pinpoint what kind of band Disco Ensemble is when their style is a bit alternative, a bit post-hardcore, a...

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Radio City’s South Park -festivaali was held in Tampere for the second time this year, but in spite of its young age, Live Nation...

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Could you ever really ask for more in life than a show with three Finnish all-star bands? How about if those bands were Sonata...

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Ilosaarirock Festival is one of Finland’s biggest and oldest festivals, taking place on the second last weekend of July at Laulurinne in Joensuu (northeastern...

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Sotkamon Syke is a newish festival, a mere 5 years old, held in the small sport-central hamlet of Vuokatti in the Kainuu region of...

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Tuska Open Air is perhaps Musicalypse’ favorite heavy metal festival, and the one that we never miss. Still going for its 18th year, 2015...

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Another year, another midsummer, and once again, a one-of-a-kind Nummirock! It is a well known fact among the Nummirock-goers that planning for next year’s...

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South Park -festivaali survived its debut year to come back a second time in Eteläpuisto, Tampere, kicking off the summer music season for metal...

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Blind Guardian made their first club appearance in Finland in 10 years on June 2nd, 2015, which also happened to be their second-ever club...

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Back on April 2nd, 2015, melodic death metal fans were devastated to find out that myGRAIN decided to end their 11-year career, mainly due...

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A few months ago, Live Nation announced a collection of upcoming local live acts, including bands like Elastinen. It’s been a long time since...

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Finntroll recently celebrated the 10th anniversary of their well-loved Nattfödd album and Live Nation saw fit to send them on a local tour with...

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It’s been a busy time for Thunderstone after the reunion with Pasi Rantanen (vocals) and the addition of Atte Palokangas (drums) last year. Now...

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The Devin Townsend Project returned to Helsinki nearly one year after their last show following the release of their latest album, the long-awaited follow-up...

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You may recall that the last non-festival Sabaton review we posted was back in 2012 – and that was Amy’s first official review for...

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Following the release of One Man Army in late February, Ensiferum performed a few album support gigs in their native country. Being one of...

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Arjen Anthony Lucassen has come out of hiding at last! The mastermind behind Ayreon, Stream of Passion, and a few other bands, joined forces...

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The beginning of a new year means the beginning of a new concert season! Starting the year off at a smaller-scale show, Musicalypse went...

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In 2015, melodic power metallers, Sonata Arctica, are continuing their Pariah's Child World Tour that started in spring 2014, and are simultaneously celebrating the...

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The time seems ripe for Australians to be making their way to the Nordics. On November 26th, 2014, Parkway Drive, a metalcore band from...

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Don’t you just love beards? Musicalypse thinks beards are pretty great. In fact, we think they’re so great that when we found out that...

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It has been an awfully long time since Finland has seen soprano beauty Tarja Turunen, but prior to her annual Christmas shows throughout smaller...

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On September 25th, 2014, following the release of their 2014 studio album, Space Police: Defenders of the Crown, Edguy made an appearance in Helsinki’s...

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Several decades ago, tight pants, wild hair, and kinky lyrics may have made you think about good old bands like Def Leppard and Aerosmith....

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Unioni-Festivaali was a newcomer to Finland in the fall of 2014. This was a 2-day Friday/Saturday festival that fell on September 19th & 20th,...

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The 17th annual Tuska Open Air Metal Festival kicked off at the Suvilahti industrial site again on the 27th of July, 2014. There were...

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The coldest Finnish midsummer in 30 years, a bunch of good bands, and hundreds of crazy metalheads in the woods. What happened, why and...

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For nearly a decade, the Finnish metal festival season in Tampere was opened by Sauna Open Air, but after the festival went bankrupt in...

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In a quasi-repeat performance of the show from December 12th, 2013, local Finnish bands Turisas and Ensiferum paired up once more for a show...

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Finnish fans of classical music and heavy cellos have recently been enjoying Apocalyptica’s local tour featuring the Avanti! Chamber Orchestra. The show on March...

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Devin Townsend is known for many bands: Steve Vai, Strapping Young Lad, The Devin Townsend Band, the Devin Townsend Project, and a few others....

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Following the January 31st release of their latest album, Hydra, Within Temptation embarked on the Hydra Tour around Europe. The first show on this...

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Dream Theater’s Along for the Ride Tour started in January 2014 and, as well as supporting their recent self-titled album, has also been in...

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Finntroll has been on a tour through Finland since early 2014, starting in Jyväskylä on the 6th and ping-ponging around the country, finishing the...

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The former Kiuas vocalist, Ilja Jalkanen, has given up on the metal world and decided to stick to something he’s more passionate about –...

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Sonata Arctica, a Finnish power metal favorite, decided to do a local tour before the release of their upcoming album, Pariah’s Child. This tour...

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A storm of Viking themes and heavy metal blew through Helsinki’s Nosturi on December 7th, 2013. Finnish bands Ensiferum and Turisas played a sold-out...

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The appropriately titled World Infinity Tour has been sending Soilwork from North America, through the summer festivals, over to Australia, and finally bounced them...

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November 2013 brought Kamelot to Tampere’s Pakkahuone during their Silverthorn Over Europe Tour following the release of the likewise-named album. This was the first...

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Those of you who have been keeping up with the latest band news should know that Kiuas has decided to go their separate ways....

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One of the world’s oldest and most influential hard rock/heavy metal bands, Uriah Heep, brought their tour through Helsinki on August 2nd, 2013. A...

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The 16th annual Tuska Open Air Metal Festival took place from June 28th-30th, 2013, and was located for the third time running at the...

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Iron Maiden, one of the world’s all-time most popular heavy metal bands, brought their Maiden England Tour through Olympiastadion in Helsinki on July 20th,...

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It is about time to open the festival season! And is there a better way to start it than to head North to the...

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Septicflesh finally got an opportunity headline a tour, which was all I needed to know when the tour was announced. But when the information...

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Meshuggah is not one of those bands you fall in love easily, all at once. Their compositions are not particularly easy to digest and...

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Following the recent release of their latest album, Disarm the Descent, American metalcore band, Killswitch Engage, passed through The Circus in Helsinki on April...

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Finally, Hypocrisy made their way to Poland to promote their new release End of Disclosure. Admittedly, being a metal fan in this country is...

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During the tour for their 2012 album, Requiem for the Indifferent, Dutch symphonic metal band, Epica, came through Nosturi, Helsinki, on May 30th, 2013....

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Concert-goers round the world are familiar with the sense of disappointment in going to a concert where the openers can’t begin to keep up...

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American classic heavy-metallers, Manowar, came through Helsinki as part of their Lords of Steel World Tour (leg 2) on March 16th, 2013. The Circus...

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Steve Harris’ (better known as the bassist from Iron Maiden) solo project came through The Circus in Helsinki on March 3rd, 2013, during the...

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Glam rockers, The Darkness, came through Helsinki on February 20th, 2013, for the first time since Lady Gaga’s Born This Way tour back in...

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Heavy power-metal band Sabaton returned to Helsinki for the second time this year on November 23rd, 2012, as part of their Swedish Empire Tour....

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The Used played their first-ever Finnish show at The Circus in Helsinki on November 21st, 2012. With their recent 2012 album, Vulnerable, now on...

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The scheduled dates for Tuska Open Air are always marked in a metalhead’s calendar and eagerly awaited. In 2012, Tuska took place from June...

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In 2011 it was the 6th time Nocturnal Culture Night invited everybody to share some Deutzen hospitality, as well as to say goodbye to...

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Wacken, Klappe die 22. mehr von Allem und noch größer! Der Metal Battle war der größte bisher mit 30 teilnehmenden Nationen aus aller Welt...

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Es ist Freitag, der 24.6. 2011 und wir sind auf dem Weg ins gerade einmal 120km entfernte Montabaur im Westerwald, um mit dem Mach1...

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In 2011, Wave Gotik Treffen celebrated its 20th anniversary and I doubt you can name too many festivals which have existed for such a...