Jan “Örkki” Yrlund – Artist and (ex- and current) member of Imperia, Ancient Rites, Lacrimosa, Prestige, Satyrian etc.

INTERVIEW WITH JAN “ÖRKKI” YRLUND Interview by Arto Lehtinen The name of this artist may not ring any bells to most readers. Instead, his artworks are more than well-known as several bands such as Battle Beast, Korpiklaani, Tyr, and even Manowar (among  others) have used his art on covers of…

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VENOM INC. – Mantas, Abaddon and Tony “Demolition Man” Dolan

VENOM INC. INTERVIEW AND LIVE PHOTOS BY MARKO SYRJALA Venom is an English metal band formed originally 1978 in New Castle, England. The band’s first two albums; WELCOME TO HELL and BLACK METAL are considered a significant influence on thrash and black metal genres in general. The classic line-up of guitarist Jeffrey “Mantas” Dunn, drummer Anthony…

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