Tag Archives: Solstafir

Inferno Festival Norway reveals full 2024 lineup

Posted by on November 2, 2023

  Inferno Festival Norway unveils its 2024 lineup, featuring classic bands and emerging artists such as Taake, Orbit Culture, and Madder Mortem. The event takes place from March 28-31, 2024, across Oslo venues. Black Metal Bus Tours exploring Norwegian black metal origins are also available. Tickets for single days and passes are on sale via […]

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Live Review: Amorphis, Sólstafir, Lost Society @ Carlwerk Victoria- Cologne (10/27/2023)

Posted by on October 30, 2023

  After having experienced Amorphis headlining the Dong Open Air last July, I was more than thrilled when I heard about their European tour this autumn. So last Friday, I took the train to Cologne and arrived at the Carlwerk Victoria-Köln on the northeast side of the city. The venue has a capacity of 1,600 people, and it was […]

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Dimmu Borgir to Headline Inferno Metal Festival Norway 2024

Posted by on October 4, 2023

  Inferno Metal Festival Norway 2024, set to commence on March 28 – 31, 2024 across various Oslo venues, will now feature the legendary Norwegian black metal outfit Dimmu Borgir as headliners (tickets available here). The festival lineup includes a mix of classic and newer acts, with recently announced bands such as Arthur Brown, Bell […]

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Solstafir drop “Dionysus” video

Posted by on January 11, 2023

Icelandic post-metal outfit Solstafir have shared a video for the song “Dionysus.” The track is taken from 2020’s Endless Twilight of Codependent Love. The clip was produced and filmed in Reykjavik (IS) between August and October 2021 and edited at the Don’t Panic Films studio in Boston, MA. The video was originally shot in 8K […]

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Isafjørd (Sólstafir) share “Mín Svarta Hlið” video

Posted by on November 3, 2022

  New Icelandic post-rock outfit Isafjørd (stands for fjord of ice) featuring Aðalbjörn Addi Tryggvason (Sólstafir) and Ragnar Zolberg (Sign/x-Pain of Salvation) have teamed up to create a unique sound. Named after the town that both of their fathers came from, Ísafjörður, they are gearing up to officially present their transcending sound in their new […]

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Tour and streaming events recently announced – 4/20

Posted by on April 20, 2021

  Here are eight tour and streaming events that were recently announced.   01) Deicide announce 2021 summer tour with Kataklysm, Internal Bleeding and Begat The Nephilim   Deicide have announced a headlining 2021 summer tour, which is arguably one of the first tour announcements that make it look like concerts are slowly getting back […]

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Metal Insider’s Zenae Zukowski’s Top 50 Albums of 2020

Posted by on December 24, 2020

    2020 kicked off with a bang. Beginning with another successful year at 70000tons of Metal to seeing Heilung, Vader, and Opeth live, what could go wrong? The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the music industry to the point that I don’t know where things will stand in a post-pandemic world. This year felt like […]

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Metal Insider’s Jeff Podoshen’s Top 10 Videos of 2020

Posted by on December 7, 2020

  Yeah, we know 2020 sucks, but here are some great videos that made 2020 just a bit more bearable.  Enjoy! 01) Solstafir “Drysill”   02)  Enslaved “Urjotun”   03)  Paradise Lost  “Fall From Grace”   04)  Draconian “Sleepwalkers”   05)  Gaerea “Urge”   06)  Necrophobic “Mirror Black”   07)  Killer Be Killed “Dream Gone […]

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Metal Insider’s Jeff Podoshen’s Top 20 Metal Albums of 2020

Posted by on December 1, 2020

    Well, thankfully 2020 is coming to a close. Good riddance. And while the year itself was awful, the music wasn’t. Lots of great records in 2020 and I listened to a lot of them while staring into the backyard. Here are my top 20 records for 2020. Register your complaints in the comments […]

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Metal By Numbers 11/18: Fates Warning had a good day on the charts

Posted by on November 18, 2020

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   Find your favorite albums of the year yet? I’m still sorting through a sizable backlog where new bands are added each day. Like the new Fates Warning, which I somehow did not […]

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