Finnish folk metal heavyweights KORPIKLAANI have announced a UK tour for April next year!
The band, teaming up with fellow countrymen MOONSORROW will embark on a co-headline tour of the UK in April as part of the massive European tour showcasing two of Finland’s most successful and diverse folk metal bands.
KORPIKLAANI front man Jonne Järvelä had this to say regarding the tour announcement,“I am so looking forward to playing with our fellow FFMM brothers, who for us are the most respected band in this genre of ours. This is a perfect combination of Finnish music and culture.” KORPIKLAANI fiddle played Tuomas Rounakari added, “Exactly, MOONSORROW bring the serious side of our culture and we bring in the balance by adding the festivity of midsummer nights.”
KORPIKLAANI & MOONSORROW TOUR DATES:
20th April – O2 Islington Academy, London
21st April – Club Academy, Manchester
22nd April – The Button Factory, Dublin
23rd April – Limelight 2, Belfast
24th April – Classic Grand, Glasgow
25th April – Stylus, Leeds
26th April – Academy 2, Birmingham
27th April – The Fleece, Bristol
28th April – 1865, Southampton