Friday, May 27, 2022
Hellsinki Metal Horizons


The 69 Eyes join the Atomic Fire Records roster + new music on the horizon!

The 69 Eyes join the Atomic Fire Records roster + new music on the horizon! More info here...

PRELISTENING: Udo Dirkschneider – My Way

We got to listen to Udo Dirkschneider's new record in advance. Read our first impressions here...

PRELISTENING: Meshuggah – Immutable

We attended a virtual prelistening session of Meshuggah's new album, "Immutable." Check out our impressions here...

10 Instrumental Releases of 2021

We compiled a list of 10 instrumental releases of 2021 that you should check out!

READERS’ CHOICE: Best album of 2021

The results are in! These are your 5 favorite albums of 2021...

2021 IN MUSIC: Eero Maijala (Edge Of Haze)

If you were wondering what progressive metal act Edge of Haze has been up to in 2021, say no more! We asked bass player Eero Maijala what the year looked like for him.

STAFF’S CHOICE: Best of 2021

For several days now, we've been sharing each of our journalists' favorite releases of 2021. Now, we've collected the top 10 international and Finnish releases and what 2021's best songs were according to our staff!

2021’s Top 10 Empowerment Anthems

Started the year on a negative note? Here's a list of empowerment songs from 2021!

2021 IN MUSIC: Jaakko Mäntymaa (Marianas Rest)

Recently signed to Napalm Records, doom metal act MARIANAS REST have become a staple of the Finnish metal scene. With the release of "Fata...

Tuonela Magazine’s Annual Staff Picks (2021): Bear Wiseman’s Edition

Time for another list today! Check out Bear Wiseman's list here...

Tuonela Magazine’s Annual Staff Picks (2021): Jana De Boeck’s edition

Last but certainly not least! One more list of 2021's finest music according to our journalist Jana De Boeck.

25 Finnish albums from 2021 that we’ll still listen to in 2022.

2021 may be over, but we'll still keep listening to these records from Finland...

Tuonela Magazine’s Annual Staff Picks (2021): Lassi Saarinen’s edition

It's always interesting to see how varied our staff's tastes in music are. Check out our journalist's, Lassi Saarinen's, favorites of 2021...

Top 10 Songs to Stare Blankly at the Wall With

Partied a little too hard yesterday? We have the perfect playlist for you! Here's a collection of 10 songs to stare blankly at the wall with.

10 Finnish bands to look out for in 2022.

While we're preparing for the new year, we thought we'd share some things to look forward to in 2022. Here are some Finnish bands you should pay attention to next year!

Tuonela Magazine’s Annual Staff Picks (2021): Katha’s Edition

Another list! This time of our journalist, Katha. Check out her favorite musical things of 2021 here...

10 Brilliant Discoveries from 2021

With 2022 around the corner, we thought it's only fair to share some of the musical discoveries we made in 2021! Check out our list here...

Tuonela Magazine’s Annual Staff Picks (2021): Andrea Crow’s Edition

Now that the year 2021 is coming to a close, we at Tuonela Magazine, want to share what releases we enjoyed the most. Each of our staff members will share their own lists, and here is the list of Andrea Crow.  

5 cover songs from 2021 that you should check out.

There have been a few great cover songs this year, so Bear Wiseman picked her top 5 to share with you, featuring The Georgia Thunderbolts, Noora's Corner, Charlotte Wessels, Ghost, and Machinae Supremacy! Check them out here...


2020 surely was a bust when it comes down to concerts, while 2021 wasn't quite back to our normal standards, there were a lot more shows, festival, and events our team of photographers was able to attend. Here are some of our favorite photo memories of 2021 from our photographers!