Eluveitie

ELUVEITIE are a phenomenon that has been spreading over the world for more than 15 years.   Starting with their legendary debut album ‘Spirit’ (2006), across the outstanding ‘Slania’ (2008) to their latest masterpiece ‘Ategnatos’ (2019), the Swiss have developed a groundbreaking recipe. And now the time has come to capture the magical live energy of the Swiss Folk Metal institution in the form of […]

ELUVEITIE are a phenomenon that has been spreading over the world for more than 15 years. Starting with their legendary debut album “Spirit” (2006), across the outstanding“Slania” (2008) to their latest masterpiece “Ategnatos” (2019), the Swiss have developed a groundbreaking recipe. And now the time has come to capture the magical live energy of the Swiss Folk Metal institution in the […]

ELUVEITIE to release ‘Live at Masters of Rock’ on November 1st   ELUVEITIE are a phenomenon that has been flourishing across the world for more than 15 years. Starting out with their legendary debut album Spirit (2006) and the outstanding Slania (2008), up to their latest masterpiece Ategnatos (2019), the Swiss unit have developed a ground-breaking recipe The density of hits in […]

Finnish Folk Metal Superstars KORPIKLAANI are currently hopping from festival stage to festival stage (next stop: MetalDays, Tolmin, SLO) in support of their current studio album ‘Kulkija’ (“Wanderer”; released on September 7, 2018 through Nuclear Blast). Today, the group has unleashed another version of their much-loved hit ‘Beer Beer’, taken from the aforementioned album’s tour edition; this time in Croatian, entitled ‘Pivo Pivo’ and graced […]

E-an-na release new song & video „Apele Îngheţate” and announce upcoming album   The band E-an-na has just released the new song “Apele Îngheţate” (The Frozen Waters) together with a video. With each release the band strays further away from the conventions of regular folk metal, trying to bring something new and fresh to the […]

This week’s #MusicMonday choice comes from Swiss Death Metal/ Celtic Folk cross over band Eluvietie, founded in 2002 by Chrigel Glanzmann. Eluveitie describe themselves as “[t]he new wave of folk metal”.  The band’s style incorporates characteristics of melodic death metalcombined with the melodies of traditional Celtic music. They use traditional European instruments, including the hurdy-gurdy and bagpipes, amidst guitars and both clean […]


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