Tag: Insomnium

NEWS: Insomnium offer “The Reticent”!

Like so many,  Finnish Melodic Death Metal masters Insomnium suffered being unable to tour during the Global Pandemic but it hit them harder than most as in October 2019 they had unveiled the critically acclaimed “Heart Like a Grave“. A commercial success, entering the German Top #10 and #1 in Finland, they had big plans

Interview: Insomnium on Metal Blade Live!

The surprise of a new single in “The Conjurer” from Insomnium last week has perhaps prompted Riley McShane of Allegaeon to host guitarist Markus Vanhala in the latest episode of the long running Metal Blade Live Series. The Finnish Death Metal band had released their eighth studio album in “Heart Like A Grave” a few

NEWS: Insomnium unveil “The Conjurer” ahead of Winter Tour!

Finnish Melodic Death Metal masters Insomnium have unveiled a new single in “The Conjurer” despite guitarist Ville Friman not being able to join the video shoot due to the current Global Pandemic. There is little doubt that the cut will be given its live debut during either Meh Suff! Festival in September or Unholy Winter Festival

NEWS: Omnivortex provide a “Barren” blueprint!

November might seem like a long way off but you’ll only have to wait 87 days until “Diagrams of Consciousness” from Helsinki, Finland Progressive Death Metal quintet Omnivortex drops via Concorde Music Company. That will be on the 20th, with pre-orders for their debut album available here. Having formed in 2019, it’s impressive that the

Review: “Through Endless Darkness” by Solemnity

Formed back in 2016 by Amit Luther (Orchestration, Piano, Guitar) and Dan Benton (Vocals, Guitars) as creators, looking to formulate something sonically diverse.  Blurring the edges of Melodic Death Metal, Solemnity was born when they were joined by Dan Dean on bass and the trio take influence from Insomnium, Be’lakor and In Mourning, they have been spent

The Black Map #108: Solemnity from Birmingham!

Formed back in 2016 by Amit Luther (Orchestration, Piano, Guitar) and Dan Benton (Vocals, Guitars) as creators looking to formulate something sonically diverse and blurring the edges of Melodic Death Metal, Solemnity was born when they were joined by Dan Dean on bass. The trio take influence Insomnium, Be’lakor and In Mourning, they have been

Review: “Severance Of Serenity” by Nephylim

A five member Melodic Death Metal band from the Hertogenbosch and Apeldoorn regions of the Netherlands, Nephylim have taken influences including Insomnium, At The Gates and Omnium Gatherum and looked to create their own sound following their 2015 debut EP “Torn“. The time between now and then has seen them replace vocalist Lisa van Dijk (ex-Solemnus)

NEWS: Insomnium bring Death Metal to January!

Finnish Melodic Death Metallers Insomnium will follow up a November and December European Tour with The Black Dahlia Murder and start 2020 with a bang upon our shores in January! Nearly 3 years after the critically acclaimed “Winters Gate” they’ve returned with “Heart Like A Grave” via Century Media. 17th Birmingham, O2 Academy 2 18th

NEWS: Max & Iggor Cavalera’s “Return to Roots” tour returning to London

Max & Iggor Cavalera‘s “Return To Roots” tour returns O2 Forum Kentish Town, London on Tuesday, 12 Dec 2017 with Overkill, Insomnium & Deserted Fear also appearing on the bill. The tour sees the Cavalera brothers play Sepultura’s “Roots” in its entirety. Max & Iggor are joined on stage by their CAVALERA CONSPIRACY members Marc Rizzo (ex-Ill Nino & Soufly on