Finnish folk metal pioneer, Korpiklaani, has posted two video updates on YouTube in anticipation of the band’s upcoming “Ukon Wacka North American Tour.” Head to: http://youtu.be/7o0wuhEYgHY for an exclusive in-studio update straight from Petrax Studio, as accordionist, Juho Kauppinen, gears up for the headlining North American run. Be sure to listen carefully as new violinist, Teemu Eerola, records his parts to a new song called “Metsälle.” The second video, which contains a further glimpse at the new track, can be seen at: http://youtu.be/D_A4u_JU_M4. “Ukon Wacka North American Tour” will kick off next week in Montreal, with support coming from Arkona, Polkadot Cadaver and Forged In Flames. Korpiklaani is touring in support of its latest release, Ukon Wacka, which released last February on Nuclear Blast Records. “Ukon Wacka North American Tour” dates… 11/23 - Montreal QC @ Club Soda 11/24 - Toronto, ON @ The Mod Club 11/25 - New York, NY @ Gramercy Theater 11/26 - Cleveland, OH @ Peabody's 11/27 - Chicago, IL @ Reggie's Rock Club 11/29 - Winnipeg, MB @ Park Theater 11/30 - Regina, SK @ The Exchange 12/01 - Edmonton, AB @ Pawn Shop 12/02 - Calgary, AB @ The Distillery 12/03 - Vancouver, BC @ Rickshaw Theater 12/04 - Seattle, WA @ Studio Seven 12/05 - Portland, OR @ Hawthorne Theater 12/06 - Oakland, CA @ The Pound 12/07 - West Hollywood, CA @ Key Club 12/08 - Tempe, AZ @ The Clubhouse 12/10 - Austin, TX @ Emo's Alternative Landing 12/11 - New Orleans, LA @ The Hanger 12/12 - Orlando, FL @ Firestone Live 12/13 - Atlanta, GA @ The Masquerade 12/14 - Columbus, OH @ AlRosa Villa 12/15 - West Springfield, VA @ Jaxx 12/16 - Reading, PA @ Reverb 12/17 - Worcester, MA @ The Palladium (Upstairs) 12/18 - Quebec City, QC @ Theatre Imperial