2012-12-03 - Last week, WINTERSUN and ELUVEITIE’s North American co-headlining tour kicked off in Tempe, AZ. It was a nearly sold out, energetic and historic show, that thrilled both the bands and audience alike. Los Angeles, Oakland, and Seattle were sold out and Calgary, Ottawa and Montreal have already sold out as well. Make sure you get your tickets before this historic tour passes you by!
ELUVEITIE, WINTERSUN, VARG
11/28/12 910 Live – Tempe, AZ
11/29/12 House of Blues – Hollywood, CA (SOLD OUT!)
11/30/12 Oakland Metro – Oakland, CA (SOLD OUT!)
12/01/12 Hawthorne Theatre – Portland, OR
12/02/12 El Corazon – Seattle, WA (SOLD OUT!)
12/03/12 Rickshaw Theatre – Vancouver, BC – CANADA
12/05/12 Starlite Room – Edmonton, AB – CANADA
12/06/12 Republik – Calgary, AB – CANADA (SOLD OUT!)
12/07/12 Louis’ Pub – Saskatoon, SK – CANADA
12/08/12 West End Cultural Centre – Winnipeg, MB – CANADA
12/09/12 Station 4 – Saint Paul, MN
12/11/12 Bottom Lounge - Chicago, IL
12/12/12 Peabody’s – Cleveland, OH
12/13/12 The Opera House – Toronto, ON – CANADA
12/14/12 Mavericks – Ottawa, ON – CANADA (SOLD OUT!)
12/15/12 Club Soda – Montreal, QC – CANADA (SOLD OUT!)
12/16/12 Imperial – Quebec City, QC – CANADA
12/18/12 Water Street Music Hall (at The Club) – Rochester, NY
12/19/12 Mr. Small’s Theatre – Millvale, PA
12/20/12 Gramercy Theatre – New York, NY (SOLD OUT!)
12/21/12 Royale Boston – Boston, MA
Swiss new wave of folk metal pioneers ELUVEITIE and WINTERSUN, are currently co-headlining a North American tour together. The trek commemorates ELUVEITIE’s 10th anniversary as well as serve as WINTERSUN’s introduction to North American shores. This momentous event also includes the German pagan metal band VARG.
ELUVEITIE released The Early Years, a collection of re-rerecorded and re-mastered early material, on September 25th.
ELUVEITIE scanned 4,242 copies of their latest album Helvetios in its first week of sales in the United States according to Nielson Soundscan. Helvetios came in at #143 on the US Billboard Top 200 Chart and #3 on the Heatseekers chart, making it their highest charting record yet! ELUVEITIE also cracked the Canadian Top 200 coming in at #73! Helvetios was released on February 28 in North America via Nuclear Blast Records.
WINTERSUN’s long awaited new album Time I was released on October 22, 2012 via Nuclear Blast. The record scanned 3,870 copies in its first week of sales in the United States according to Nielsen SoundScan. The album debuted at No. 109 on the US Billboard Top 200 chart, making it their highest first week sales yet!
ELUVEITIE “Omnos” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=msRy4vcSX4k
ELUVEITIE “Inis Mona” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iijKLHCQw5o
WINTERSUN “Beyond The Dark Sun” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tnhdJVh9iIY
2017-08-07 16:00 - Today, the Finns led by Jari Mäenpää can proudly present several chart entries from all over the world. Details
2017-07-27 11:30 - Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN unleashed their album »The Forest Seasons« last Friday. Watch a trailer with main man Jari Mäenpää discussing the album concept, here. Details
2017-07-21 11:30 - Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN finally release their third studio album »The Forest Seasons«, today via Nuclear Blast. Details
2017-07-14 17:00 - Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN have released with 'Beautiful Death (live)' a taster from their upcoming live album »Wintersun live at Tuska 2013«! Details
2017-07-11 17:00 - Today, the band has revealed the third out of of four guitar playthrough clips, each representing one song of the album. Details
2017-07-04 17:00 - WINTERSUN has launched another guitar playthrough clip today. Watch Jari performing a part of 'The Forest That Weeps (Summer)' over here. Details
2017-06-27 17:00 - In anticipation of the forthcoming record, a guitar playthrough clip for 'Awaken From The Dark Slumber (Spring)' has been launched today. Details
2017-04-20 14:00 - Today, WINTERSUN has released the third and final part of a video interview showing more about their new band member. Details
2017-04-19 14:00 - Last week, Finnish epic metallers WINTERSUN revealed their new second guitarist Asim Searah. Today, the band has released the second part of a video interview! Details
2017-04-18 14:00 - WINTERSUN has launched the first part of a video interview in which Asim talks about playing guitar, joining the band and more. Check it out here. Details