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Thursday, September 28, 2023

Kouta embark on Eastern European tour

Kouta, the Finnish blackened folk metal band known for their fusion of traditional folk elements and black metal’s darkness, is set to embark on a tour across Eastern Europe. Fresh off the release of their highly anticipated debut full-length album “Kaarnaköydet,” Kouta is eager to bring their uniquely evocative, energetic live performances to audiences in Latvia, Poland, Hungary, and Czechia.

Drawing inspiration from Finland’s rich folklore and majestic natural landscapes, Kouta masterfully weave captivating melodies, raw energy, and intense atmospheres to create a singularly compelling musical experience. Their debut album “Kaarnaköydet” has already received critical acclaim for its powerful riffs, haunting melodies, and thought-provoking lyrics, captivating fans in Finland and around the globe.

The Eastern European tour, set to kick off in August, will see Kouta showcasing their entrancing live act, delivering a perfect blend of musical intensity and captivating stage presence.

Tour dates:

August 4: Republika, Riga (LAT) (With Urskumug + Kolotun)
August 5: Warsaw Metal Cave, Warsaw (PL) (With Ortsul)
August 6: Kabinet Muz, Brno (CZ) (With Besna + Heiden)
August 7: Pub Pod Ziemia, Krakow (PL)
August 8: S8 Underground Club, Budapest (HUN) (With Shapes of Distortion)
August 10: Kryzywy Gryf, Szczecin (PL) (With Hellproof)
August 11: Pub Torpeda, Gdansk (PL) (With Among Your Gods)