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Kalmah

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Kalmah is a Finnish melodic death metal band from Oulu, formed in 1998. In less than a year after its formation, Kalmah was signed by Spinefarm Records. The word "kalmah" is Karelian and could be translated as, "To the grave" or "To the death." The band's musical style is primarily classified as melodic death metal with their sound including strong influences of power metal, thrash metal and black metal. Musically, the band has been compared to fellow Finnish metal acts Children of Bodom, Norther and Wintersun. Read more on Last.fm

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Thrash Hits TV: SpineFeast at Sea 2009 – part 3

February 24th, 2009

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By now you should’ve seen part 1 and part 2 of Thrash Hits TV’s “adventures” in Finland during Spinefarm Records’ awesome seabound festival, Spinefeast at Sea. And now we’re serving up the third and final part, and we promise that we’ve saved the best till last. How can we be so sure? Because this one contains the foulest language of the lot, that’s why.

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Thrash Hits TV: SpineFeast at Sea 2009

February 12th, 2009

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Spinefarm Records are more metal than you. Hell, they’re even more metal than Thrash Hits – and that’s not something we give away lightly – so when they asked us if we wanted to go to Helsinki, Finland and then get on a boat and watch loads of heavy metal, we accepted.

It really shouldn’t be a good idea to put 1,500 heavy metallers, eight bands and millions of gallons of booze and Thrash Hits on a ten-deck ferry and then set sail across the Baltic Sea for Tallinn, Estonia but it worked for us.

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