Wednesday, 18 February 2015

New Release: Ensiferum - One Man Army (February 2015)

Forged in 1995 as a trio by guitarist/vocalist Markus Toivonen, and presently featuring current and former members of October Falls, Rapture, Norther, Barathrum and Sinergy, Ensiferum has been flying the flag of epic, folk-infused death metal high and proud for two decades. The band's new album One Man Army will be released via Metal Blade Records on February 24th, 2015 and includes an accompanying four-track bonus CD.

Track Listing:

March Of War
Axe Of Judgement
Heathen Horde
One Man Army
Burden Of The Fallen
Warrior Without A War
Cry For The Earth Bounds
Two Of Spades

Heathen Throne part III:

My Ancestors’ Blood
Descendants, Defiance, Domination
Neito Pohjolan

(Bonus Songs, only available on Digipak &Vinyl):

Candour And Lies
Bonus Song

The band released this video for the title track in January:

Following the worldwide release of One Man Army, Ensiferum will pillage their way through Europe wielding their swords alongside Insomnium and Omnium Gatherum. The tour follows a handful of one-off shows and a special "Fan Appreciation Show" by EMP.

Ensiferum w/ Frosttide:

2/27/2015 Pakkahuone - Tampere, FI
2/28/2015 Rytmikorjaamo - Seianajoki, FI
3/06/2015 Lutakko - Jyvaskyla, FI
3/07/2015 Nosturi - Helsinki, FI w/ Craving:
3/10/2015 Schlachthof - Lingen, DE ("Fan Appreciation Show" by EMP)

Ensiferum w/ Insomnium, Omnium Gatherum:

3/11/2015 Zeche - Bochum, DE
3/12/2015 Rockfabrik - Ludwigsburg, DE
3/13/2015 Backstage - München, DE
3/14/2015 Masters of Rock Café - Zlin, CZ
3/15/2015 Club 202 - Budapest, HU
3/16/2015 Szene - Wien, AT
3/18/2015 Live Club - Milan, IT
3/19/2015 Les Docks - Lausanne, CH
3/20/2015 La Laiterie - Strasbourg, FR
3/21/2015 Z7 - Pratteln, CH
3/22/2015 Ninkasi Kao - Lyon, FR
3/23/2015 Le Bataclan - Paris, FR
3/24/2015 O2 Academy Islington- London, UK
3/25/2015 Patronaat - Haarlem, NL
3/26/2015 Hedon - Zwolle, NL
3/27/2015 Biebob - Vosselaar, BE
3/28/2015 Tivoli - Bremen, DE
3/29/2015 Grünspan - Hamburg, DE
3/30/2015 Vega - Copenhagen, DK
3/31/2015 Göta Källare - Stockholm, SE
4/01/2015 Sticky Fingers - Gothenburg, SE
4/02/2015 Inferno Metal Festival - Oslo, NO

2015 Summer Festivals:

8/13/2015 Rockstadt Extremefest - Rasnov, DE
6/19/2015 - 6/21/2015 Hellfest - Clisson, FR
7/30/2015 - 8/1/2015 Wacken Open Air - Wacken, DE
8/06/2015 - 8/8/2015 Party San Open Air - Schlotheim, DE
8/08/2015 - Into The Grave Festival - Leeuwarden, NL
8/09/2015 Bloodstock Open Air - Walton-On-Trent, GB
8/13/2015 - 8/15/2015 Summer Breeze - Dinkelsbühl, DE

Preorder bundles for One Man Army are currently available at

For iTunes preorders:

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Originally posted by Emma Sheridan on Femetalism