Tag Archives: Battle Beast

Interview: Netta Laurenne (Smackbound) & Noora Louhimo (Battle Beast) talk facing one’s demons with debut album ‘The Reckoning’

Posted by on July 22, 2021

  Laurenne/Louhimo, the new collaboration project between Finnish vocalists Noora Louhimo (Battle Beast) and Netta Laurenne (Smackbound), released their debut album, The Reckoning, on July 9th via Frontiers Music s.r.l (order here). We caught up with Louhimo and Laurenne to discuss how the project formed, the DIY video creation(s) and more.    Introducing the new […]

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Laurenne/Louhimo share new song “Bitch Fire;” debut album arriving in July

Posted by on May 20, 2021

  Laurenne/Louhimo, the new project featuring Netta Laurenne (Smackbound) and Noora Louhimo (Battle Beast) have announced their debut album, The Reckoning, will be released on July 9th via Frontiers Music Srl. To celebrate the album announcement, the duo has shared a music video for the first single “Bitch Fire,” featuring a guest guitar solo by […]

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Noora Louhimo (Battle Beast) shares new song “Eternal Wheel of Time and Space”

Posted by on February 8, 2021

  Battle Beast singer Noora Louhimo is gearing up for her debut solo effort, Eternal Wheel of Time and Space, which is scheduled to arrive on March 5th under her Noora Louhimo Experience moniker. The vocalist has recently unveiled a video for the title track.   Watch the clip below and pre-order the album here: 

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Battle Beast re-sign with Nuclear Blast

Posted by on January 25, 2021

  Battle Beast have re-signed with Nuclear Blast! Following the success of 2019’s No More Hollywood Endings, these Finnish metal giants are working on their next record.   Bassist Eero Sipilä explains:  “We are thrilled to announce our continued co-operation with the metal titans Nuclear Blast records. With 200+ million plays on the various streaming […]

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Nightwish, Amorphis, Battle Beast, Swallow the Sun, etc. fire booking agent John Finberg following sexual assault, harassment, and bullying accusations

Posted by on September 29, 2020

  Since January, bands have cut ties with concert booker and First Row Talent owner John Finberg. However, more bands have come forward to no longer work with him after MetalSucks reported an in-depth article revealing an extensive list of accusations ranging from sexual assault to bullying and more. One of these allegations includes bullying […]

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Amaranthe feel “Strong” in new video featuring Battle Beast’s Noora Louhimo

Posted by on August 14, 2020

  Amaranthe have recruited Battle Beast’s Noora Louhimo’s powerful vocals for their second single “Strong.” The track is taken from the group’s forthcoming album, Manifest, out on October 2nd via Nuclear Blast.   The group commented:   “Devil and saint, martyr and sinner, betrayal and loyalty – ‘Strong’ essentially underlines the dualistic nature of what it […]

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Coronavirus: Amaranthe cancel North American Tour w/ Battle Beast & Seven Spires

Posted by on June 9, 2020

  Amaranthe were forced to cancel their North American tour with Battle Beast and Seven Spires due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. All ticket holders will be refunded by the service where they made the purchase. The band issued the following statement: “While the cancellation of our US tour probably doesn’t come as a surprise […]

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Grave Digger premiere “Thousand Tears” video featuring Battle Beast’s Noora Louhimo

Posted by on April 9, 2020

Grave Digger are celebrating their fortieth anniversary with the release of their overall twentieth studio effort, Fields of Blood, which is scheduled to arrive on May 29th via Napalm Records. Today (9th), the group has unveiled the second single with the video for the song “Thousand Tears,” which features Battle Beast singer Noora Louhimo. Frontman […]

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Coronavirus: Battle Beast’s Finnish Tour POSTPONED

Posted by on March 15, 2020


Battle Beast were forced to cancel their Finnish tour due to the regulations by their government followed by the coronavirus pandemic.


Read full statement below:

“Due to the new guidelines from the Finnish government regarding COVID-19, we are forced to postpone our Finnish tour to November-December 2020. We are all disappointed, but safety comes first. Luckily we have been able to find new dates for all the shows!

New show dates are as follows:

6.11. Oulu – Energia Areena 

21.11. Tampere – Pakkahuone

27.11. Rauha – Holiday Club Saimaa 

28.11. Joensuu – Kerubi 

3.12. Turku – Logomo 

5.12. Seinäjoki – Rytmikorjaamo 

Rauma Rock festival is sadly cancelled entirely.

All bought tickets are usable for the new dates as they are. Regarding possible refunds please follow the ticket vendors’ instructions.

Stay safe and take care of each other! See you soon!

– Battle Beast”


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Metal Insider’s Top Seventeen Tours to look forward to in 2020

Posted by on January 9, 2020

2020 is the year we get to see Mr. Bungle’s first shows in twenty years, the return of Mercyful Fate, Faith No More, Rage Against the Machine, and more. We listed seventeen additional tours we’re looking forward to see.    17) Def Leppard, Mötley Crüe, Poison & Joan Jett summer stadium tour Skepticism has been […]

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