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June 6, 2013 1 Comment

Bands I am loving Right Now: Aether Realm and Attic

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Even though I haven’t been writing many (any) reviews lately, I am definitely doing my best to keep up with some releases. I’m breaking radio silence because I wanted to bring two bands to your attention, both of whom I felt had put out excellent albums this year. Aether Realm […]

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September 17, 2012 5 Comments

Steff Metal reviews: Ensiferum – Unsung Heroes

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Unsung Heroes, the newest studio album from Finnish folk metal favorites Ensiferum, is due for North American release on September 18. Folk metal fans will have been eagerly awaiting this announcement, as the band’s last album, 2009’s From Afar, was definitely their strongest effort yet. Their sound is classic Finland […]

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May 2, 2012 0 Comments

Steff Metal reviews Wardruna – gap var Ginnunga

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I had an article all planned for today, but then a friend at work introduced me to Wardruna, and I cannot get the music out of my head. You could describe Wardruna as “Viking elevator music”, if you weren’t fussed about your head remaining attached to your body. Wardruna is […]

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September 16, 2011 0 Comments

Metal Mixtape: Veldensteiner Festival 2011

In my last few posts, I’ve talked about the Veldensteiner Festival – an awesome folk metal and medieval rock festival we got to attend while in Bavaria, held inside the grounds of the Veldenstein castle. You can read my other posts at: Mead, Metal and Mad German Archaeologists: Veldenstein 2011, […]

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September 13, 2011 0 Comments

Veldensteiner Festival 2011 Photos

To read about this amazing festival and see more photos, check out my review of the Veldensteiner Festival 2011. All photos copyright Steff Metal and CDH

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