Articles tagged finland

LCMDF - “Fooled (5/5 Remix)” (video) (US Premiere)

Taylor Swift-esque pop meets PC Music on the latest remix of the Finnish sister duo LCMDF, "Fooled".

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Ghost Brigade Announces New Album “IV: One with the Storm” (audio)

The Finnish melodic doom metal outfit Ghost Brigade has just announced its newest studio outing, IV: One With the Storm, and have released an audio teaser in anticipation of its release.

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15 Jul 2013 // 10:04 PM

Lantern: Below

Below, the debut from Finnish duo Lantern, is a grand reminder that the first rotten beat of death metal's heart still has plenty of relevance and resonance in 2013.

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9 May 2013 // 10:03 PM

HIM: Tears on Tape

The old dog hasn't learned any new tricks but he's doing what he knows with a reinvigorated fire in his belly.

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Pepe Deluxé – “Go Supersonic” (video / stream)

Typically, when a band releases a video for their new single, they release a video for their new single. That video is often a series of spiffy, moving images that relate visually and/or thematically to the song that accompanies it, for the purpose of selling said song. Pepe Deluxé is not a typical band.

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1 Dec 2010 // 9:00 PM

Islaja: Keraaminen Pää

It's difficult to explain, without sounding hyperbolic, how sculptural this album seems, how this combination of solid stomps and "gas" forms itself into an impression of an actual voluminous object.

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Finntroll + Moonsorrow + Swallow the Sun +  Survivors Zero: 12.April.2010 - Toronto

A Finnish black metal delegation visited Toronto's Opera House last Monday night.

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23 Sep 2009 // 9:00 PM

Rubik: Dada Bandits

Dada Bandits rolls up the last five years or so of indie rock into one tight little album.

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26 Oct 2008 // 10:00 PM

Frigg: Economy Class

The musicians in Frigg shoot along in tandem, rather than slide eelishly around one another in interlacing patterns, as the members of some other Nordic groups do.

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21 Jun 2007 // 10:00 PM

Islaja: Ulual YYY

It no longer feels like a jungle that I have to wander through, admiring but mute, eyes wide, dumbfounded by crackles and squeaks.

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Counterbalance: The Avalanches' 'Since I Left You'

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"Get a drink, have a good time now. Welcome to paradise, and read all about the 305th most acclaimed album of all time. An Australian plunderphonics pioneer is this week’s Counterbalance.

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