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Toter Fisch-Yemaya

The decent pirate metal usually starts and ends on Scottish Alestorm. But those guys from Tours deny to this conception. And they too break the basic rule of young French bands first albums sounding...

After Hörnerfest 2017

After before party in sunny Brussels we landed in rainy Hamburg on Friday morning with huge headaches and thirsty as we lost our battle with Belgian beers. We really wanted to eat real hamburgers...

Utmarken-Förfallstid

We asked Mathias Gyllengahm , the mastermind of Utmarken to say a few words of his new album instead of writing review. 01 – Förfallstid (Time of decay) The word “Förfallstid”, can roughly be translated...

Interview with Heidevolk

The interview took place on the 13th of May in Vosselaar, Belgium before the gig of Heidevolk and Ithilien , which was a part of 15 Years Aniversary Tour of Heidevolk. I spent with...

Hörnerfest 2017

Hörnerfest is an Open Air Festival dedicated to medieval, folk and pagan music. It is gonna be the 12th edition this year. 20 bands will perform from Friday and Saturday between 11am and 1am....

FolCore – Haeresis

This is the first album of Minsk – based band Folcore, formed in 2012. Although the name of the band may be associated to folcore , a new subgenre attempting redifing folk metal, there...

Alestorm – Mexico

The second video from the upcoming album of Alestorm “Not Grave but Sea” which is out on NapalmRecords on May 26. This time this is a true Alestorm. Video 7 Track 8

Midgards Path EU Tour 2017

Asgaardian Event presents a massive tour across Europe with the headliners like  folk/pagan metal Ymyrgar from Tunisia , folk/black metal Bucovina from Romania and pirates from Australia Lagerstein. Other artists who will take part...