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INSOMNIUM share new single and video for ‘The Witch Hunter’


On February 24th 2023, Finnish metal melancholists INSOMNIUM will release their ninth full-length, Anno 1696, via Century Media Records. The third single and music video for ‘The Witch Hunter’ is available now.

Watch the music video HERE.

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INSOMNIUM share new single ‘White Christ (Ft. Sakis Tolis)’


On February 24th 2023, Finnish metal melancholists INSOMNIUM will release their ninth full-length, Anno 1696, via Century Media Records. The second single and music video for ‘White Death’, which features guest vocals from Rotting Christ‘s Sakis Tolis, and is directed by Riivata Visuals.

Watch the music video HERE.

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Apocalyptica Song Featured In Tim Burton’s Netflix Series ‘Wednesday’


The world’s most successful cello metal band Apocalyptica received pleasant surprising news last week: the third episode of Netflix’s newly released Wednesday series, which immediately became a hit, also includes Apocalyptica’s already iconic version of Metallica’s Nothing Else Matters single. Danny Elfman, Burton’s trusted man, is responsible for the score music for Tim Burton’s Addams Family series.

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INSOMNIUM SHARE MUSIC VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE ‘LILIAN’


On February 24th 2023, Finnish metal melancholists INSOMNIUM will release their ninth full-length, Anno 1696, via Century Media Records. The first single of Anno 1696, and music video for ‘Lilian’ directed by Riivata Visuals, can be watched and streamed HERE.

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Ville Valo reveals details of his debut solo album ‘Neon Noir’


Finnish Love Metal pioneer, Ville Valo (VV) of HIM, will release his debut solo album, Neon Noir, on January 13th via Heartagram Records, distributed by UMGSpinefarm

“Neon Noir is a sonic step-by-step guide on how to survive, and perhaps even enjoy, the realm of VV with its abundance of things that go bump in the night,” says Valo. “It’s a teary mascara marathon between Robert Smith and Ozzy, with a dash of hope.”

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APOCALYPTICA RELEASE NEW EP “METAL CLASSIC, CLASSIC METAL” AND SINGLE “FLIGHT OF THE BUMBLEBEES”


The Finnish four piece Apocalyptica have dropped their very own Cello-Metal reinterpretation of classical bangers with the new EP Metal Classic, Classic Metal. Release day also sees the band unleash the focus track ‘Flight of the Bumblebees‘ originally by Nikolai Rimski-Korsakow.
 
On the EP’s focus track, Perttu Kivilaakso states:
“‘Flight of the Bumblebee’ is one of the most well-known virtuosic pieces. I have played it during my classical years many times, always aiming for faster and faster performances. This time I thought it would be the coolest thing to make a rough and heavy ‘Bee’ for our band, basically creating the slowest and most doomy ‘Bumblebee’ ever! It’s fascinating how musical structures can work out in many various ways! This ‘Bee’ is heavy and angry, but surely flies out with a smile on her face and a blink in it’s eye!”

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