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Interview: Amon Amarth ‘almost split up’

In recent years Amon Amarth have found themselves, to put it very mildly,¬†on something of an upswing. Their stock has risen to stellar heights on the back of three strong albums in the last five years, culminating with their latest effort, ‘Surtur Rising’. We caught up with guitarist Olavi Mikkonen backstage at their London gig […]

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Album review: Amon Amarth – Surtur Rising

Amon Amarth are a band that’s steadily found themselves over the years, settling on a groovy, big-riff version of Viking death metal. Sure, the all too accessible ‘Twilight Of The Thunder God’ might have put some fans off, but there’s no denying the songs on it were catchy as hell. No points for guessing what […]

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