Not only is Joensuu the largest city in North Karelia and has a shopping street that’s heated in the wintertime to melt the snow, no, it is also home to the melodic death veterans of Insomnium. If you missed their show in our tent in 2019, feel free to bow your head in shame. However, neither the friendly Finns nor we took offense. Instead, we’re giving you a second chance to tune into the frosty world of melancholic poetry, Insomnium bring along.
During the obligatory pandemic time out, the band didn’t take a nap, but used the prevailing gloom to work on their nineth studio album! This means, there will be new, grim material at the Dong hill this year, taking you into “anno 1696” and into a time when merciless famine and cruel witch hunts rocked the country.