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TUSKA FESTIVAL PRE-SHOW REPORT: Heatseeker 2016

Bands: Shiraz Lane, Lost Society and Santa Cruz

 

Tuska.  The Finnish word for PAIN.  Tuska…THE biggest Finnish festival for metal acts from around the globe whose only mission is to bring to the metal masses pure heavy metal over three days.  Rain or Shine.  However, metal never sleeps and before the Tuska beast awoke, the day before the festival some of Finland’s most prominent up and coming bands took the stage at the Tavastia Club in the center of Helsinki.  Shiraz Lane, Lost Society and Santa Cruz took the stage to whip the crowd into a frenzy and help set the stage for a glorious weekend of heavy metal. Continue reading TUSKA FESTIVAL PRE-SHOW REPORT: Heatseeker 2016

FESTIVAL REVIEW: Nummirock, Kauhajoki Finland 18.-20.6.2015

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by: Juuso Viljanen & Pekka Konttinen

It’s about to become a habit: going to Nummirock to celebrate the midsummer festival I mean. And of course, we have our cameras and reporter attitudes with us. Just like last year we missed the first night due to work. This years thursday night artists were Ranger, Mors Subita, The Man-Eating Tree, Flesh Roxon, Sonic Syndicate, Satanic Warmaster, Insomnium and finnish ”hockey metal” band Suamenlejjona. People told us that we missed very good shows by arriving at friday, but you know, sacrifices must be made. Continue reading FESTIVAL REVIEW: Nummirock, Kauhajoki Finland 18.-20.6.2015