Heavy metal music has always had its roots intertwined with those of the cannabis plant. Since Black Sabbath first birthed the genre in an amniotic rush of bong water, weed has been metalheads’ drug of […]
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Sami Hinkka (Ensiferum, Metal De Facto) has utilised his solo project named SSSHHH to invite fans to celebrate Christmas in true metal style.
 
SSSHHH have released an industrial metal-tinged version of “Jingle Bells” that is undoubtedly the product of an abstract and talented mind.
 
Listen to “Jingle Bells” here
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Drinking will always be an important part of heavy metal culture. Spiritually, alcohol gives way to the loud, brash frenzy fostered by ancient gods like Dionysus, and so is loved by fans of singalongs and […]
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ENSIFERUM Bass Player To Release Solo EP

Ensiferum/Metal De Facto bass player Sami Hinkka has released the lyric video for his first single “Weight of the World”, taken from his debut solo EP under the alias ssSHhh!

Sami explains “When COVID-19 cancelled touring plans for both of my bands, I decided to use this time to record my first solo release. The idea of an industrial metal project has been in my mind for years.

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