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Omnium Gatherum

Formed: 1996
From: Karhula, Finland
Last Known Status: Active

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Omnium Gatherum Posts New Album Trailer Online

European melodic death metal act Omnium Gatherum has posted a new video trailer online to promote its forthcoming album "New World Shadows." "New World Shadows" is set for release on March 1st in North America through Lifeforce Records.

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Omnium Gatherum Posts New Album Teaser

Omnium Gatherum has posted a live teaser trailer online that includes the title track off the band's upcoming album "New World Shadows." You can view the video clip below.

"New World Shadows" is set for release on the following dates:

Germany, Austria, Switzerland: February 4, 2011
Sweden, Finland, Hungary: February 9, 2011
Rest Of Europe: February 7, 2011
North America: March 1, 2011

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Omnium Gatherum Announces Finnish Tour

Finnish progressive metal act Omnium Gatherum has revealed the dates for its forthcoming tour of Finland. You can view the full list of dates, cities and venues below:

Feb. 09 - Jyväskylä, Finland - Lutakko
Feb. 10 - Kuopio, Finland - Henry's Pub
Feb. 11 - Oulu, Finland - Nuclear Nightclub
Feb. 12 - Karhula, Finland - Sam's Pub
Feb. 23 - Helsinki, Finland - Tavastia
Mar. 10 - Jyväskylä, Finland - Lutakko (w/ EVERGREY)
Mar. 11 - Oulu, Finland - Club Teatria (w/ EVERGREY)
Mar. 12 - Helsinki, Finland - Nosturi (w/ EVERGREY)
Mar. 18 - Kouvola, Finland - Rytmikatti
Mar. 25 - Turku, Finland - S-Osis
Apr. 09 - Hamina, Finland - Jack Up
Jul. 01 - Germany - With Full Force Open Air

The band will release its new album "New World Shadows" on March 1st, 2011.

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Audio Samples Available From Omnium Gatherum Album

Finland's Omnium Gatherum has announced the upcoming album "New World Shadows" is set for release via Lifeforce Records. The band has now posted several audio samples online from the new album, which can be heard through Amazon.com.

"New World Shadows" is set for release on the following dates:

Germany, Austria, Switzerland: February 4, 2011
Sweden, Finland, Hungary: February 9, 2011
Rest Of Europe: February 7, 2011
North America: March 1, 2011

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Omnium Gatherum Posts "Soul Journeys" Video

Omnium Gatherum has posted a video clip online for the new song "Soul Journeys," which can be viewed below. The track is off the band's upcoming album "New World Shadows."

"New World Shadows" is set for release via Lifeforce Records on the following dates:

Germany, Austria, Switzerland: February 4, 2011
Sweden, Finland, Hungary: February 9, 2011
Rest Of Europe: February 7, 2011
North America: March 1, 2011

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Omnium Gatherum Announces New Album Details

Finnish melodic death metallers Omnium Gatherum have announced their upcoming album "New World Shadows" will see release via Lifeforce Records. The CD was recorded at Astia Studio 2 in Lappeenranta & OmG Studio in Karhula, Finland with Teemu Aalto, and was mixed and mastered at Unisound Studio in Örebro, Sweden by Dan Swanö

Regarding the material for the band forthcoming CD, Omnium Gatherum previously said in a statement, “This time we really put a lot of time and effort on the pre-production of the stuff. It’s going to be an epic and massive attack of ever-flowing stream of Finnish ‘melodic death metal,’ straight from the souls of black.”

The album has the following release dates:

Germany, Austria, Switzerland: February 4, 2011
Sweden, Finland, Hungary: February 9, 2011
Rest Of Europe: February 7, 2011
North America: March 1, 2011 More...

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Omnium Gatherum Issues New Album Update

Finland's Omnium Gatherum has issued the following announcement about working on a new album:

"Howdy OmG'sters, finally some big news on the OmG album front. The 5th OG album is now finally mixed & mastered, ready an' willing & it's a classic! Expect more news about the release date & everything coming in few days.

"Dan Swanö did amazing job on mixing/mastering and even sang some heavenly clean vox to the album, expect nothing more but the best music ever! More on this case soon, so stay tuned on the OmG-Channel!"

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Omnium Gatherum Posts Studio Diary

Finland's Omnium Gatherum has issued the following update about recording new material:

"Hail to thee united OG forces, the stars have aligned to the right places, the Finnish storms are begging more and more and the universum is waiting for this, so the time has come again for us to wake up from our coffins and switch ourselves to the studio mood, as it's time to breed & record the OG's 5th chapter of metal!

"We've spent countless dark hours an' hours on composing and doing lots of pre-producing an' stuff this time for the new songs and so we're really confident and eager to get these high cultural moments on tape to be heard! It's going to the best music ever written & recorded in the planet errrr....or at least the best OG so far. The key words here are epic, massive, melodic, originality, metal!

"There's also some big changes in our line-up as this is the first album with Toni 'Red spear of love a ka Tsygä Ykä Z' Mäki on the low frequency department doing bass magics and also first album without our long-time guitarist Harri 'puutarhatonttu' Pikka who have mysteriously disappeared and step aside from the OG crew. Well, we wish him all the best for the left hand path what he have chosen. More...

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Omnium Gatherum Signs To Lifeforce

Vocalist Jukka Pelkonen of Finland's Omnium Gatherum has issued the following statement about the band signing to Lifeforce Records for the release of a new album:

"Omnium Gatherum is proud to announce signing a new worldwide deal with German Lifeforce Records. The 5th album recordings will begin next week and will take place at Astia studios and Moneyhouse studios with good ol' Teemu Aalto and the album will be mixed and mastered again in Sweden by the almighty Dan Swanö at Unisound studio Örebro. Expect an early 2011 release date!

"After a lot of consideration and negotiating with many parties, we came to a conclusion that Lifeforce is the way to go! They've been showing the right kind of interest in us for some time now, after seeing us live on last European tour, and it seems that they have the same honest attitude towards music and mayhem as we do.

"The material for the 5th OG masterpiece is now almost finished and we're ready and 100% confident to hit the studio in the end of August. This time we've really put a lot of time and effort on the pre-production of the stuff. It's going to be an epic and massive attack of ever flowing stream of Finnish 'melodic death metal,' straight from the souls of black! The album will be out early spring '11 and before that the OG crew will escape from the studio and tour Finland with Dark Tranquillity oct./nov. See you on the road folks!"

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Omnium Gatherum Splits With Guitar Player

Finland's Omnium Gatherum has checked in with the following statement about parting ways with guitarist Harri Pikka:

"Exit Harri: We're really sorry to announce also that Harri Pikka has silently decided to flee the Omnium Gatherum crew after 13 years of solid service. We don't know his exact reasons for this but maybe someday mr. Mystery Man tells us…

"At the moment we've decided to finish the new album as a 5-piece unit, but we have the best possible live guitar unit called Joonas Koto (Malpractice / Ex-To/Die/For / Ex-Hateframe) filling the second guitar live duties at the moment and it rocks!"

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Omnium Gatherum Signs To Lifeforce Records

Finnish melodic death metal band OMNIUM GATHERUM has announced their signing to Lifeforce Records.

The band comments on the signing, “We’re very pleased to announce that Omnium Gatherum is now a part of the Lifeforce Records family. After a lot of consideration and negotiating with many parties, we came to a conclusion that Lifeforce is the way to go! They’ve been showing the right kind of interest in us for some time now and it seems that they have the same honest attitude towards music and mayhem as we do."

"The material for the 5th Omnium Gatherum masterpiece is now almost finished and we’re ready and 100% confident to hit the studio in the end of August. This time we’ve really put a lot of time and effort on the pre-production of the stuff. It’s going to be an epic and massive attack of ever flowing stream of Finnish 'melodic death metal,' straight from the souls of black. The album will be out early spring ‘11 and before that the Omnium Gatherum crew will escape from the studio and tour Finland with Dark Tranquillity Oct./Nov. See you on the road folks!”

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Omnium Gatherum Announces New European Tour Dates

Omnium Gatherum have announced two extra tour dates on their upcoming European tour with Swallow the Sun and Insomnium. The extra dates are as follows:

06.12.2009 Seven, Nottingham, UK
13.12.2009 Soundtrack Club, Arcene (Bergamo), Italy

Omnium Gatherum's complete list of upcoming tour dates are as follows: More...

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Swallow The Sun Announces New Tour Dates

Swallow the Sun has issued the following announcement about upcoming Finnish tour dates:

"We have confirmed some show in Finland after the release of New Moon! The dates are:

17.11.2009 Henry's Pub, Kuopio
18.11.2009 Klubi, Turku
20.11.2009 Tavastia, Helsinki
21.11.2009 Rytmikorjaamo, Seinäjoki
22.11.2009 Lutakko, Jyväskylä

"See our website for details! After these shows we are leaving for the New Moon Over Europe tour with our friends Insomnium and Omnium Gatherum! See you at the shows!"

The currently confirmed dates with Omnium Gatherum are as follows: More...

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Omnium Gatherum Announces New Bassist and Tour

Finnish metal band, OMNIUM GATHERUM, has announced their new bassist as Toni 'zygä' Mäki.

The band comments, "We're glad to finally inform and make it public that mr. Toni 'zygä' Mäki is the official member of OG crew and fully responsible about the low-frequencies & bass duties of the gang."

"It was about time to officialize this as Toni have already been playing and touring with us one year and things are rocking and rolling like never before - glad to have u on board dude!" More...

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Swallow The Sun Announces U.K. Tour

Finnish doom metal outfit Swallow The Sun will embark on their first headlining tour of the United Kingdom this November in support of their new studio album which will be released in November. joining them on the tour will be Insomnium and Omnium Gatherum.

The tour dates are as follows:

November 30 - Plymouth, UK - White Rabbit

December 1 - Leeds, UK - Rios
December 2 - Wrexham, UK - Central Station
December 3 - Manchester, UK - The Star and Garter
December 4 - Glasgow, UK - Ivory Blacks
December 5 - Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK - Academy 2
December 7 - London, UK - Underworld

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Omnium Gatherum Announces New Tour Dates

Omnium Gatherum has issued the following announcement about confirming more tour dates and summer festivals:

"We're very pleased to confirm some new gigs and festivals for this year, so we'll be bashing and sweating also in: Heavy Metal Weekend in Porvoo, Russian Rock & Metal Expo in Moscow, Sauna Open Air Festival in Tampere, Estonian Hard Rock Laager Festival in Vana-Vigala and Finnhits Metal Festival in Pori.

"We can't wait to play our Russian debut gig, as we've never been there before even they're our neighbour-country and our last trip to Estonia in Green Christmas Festival some years ago was also so great experience that we'll be really looking forward to come back to meet ya Estonian people again. Some more dates might be dropping for summer still, so keep on checking the live section for updates. It seems that we'll be also touring Finland actively in October / November in a good company, more info follow later."

The band's currently confirmed tour dates are as follows: More...

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Omnium Gatherum's New Album Enters Finnish Charts

"The Redshift", the fourth album from the Finnish metal band Omnium Gatherum, has entered the official chart in Finland at position No. 24. The album consists of eleven songs, and one of the songs featured on the album, "Nail," has a music video which can be viewed below.

Due on October 14 in the U.S. via Candlelight Records, "The Redshift" was recorded at Sound Supreme Studios in Hämeenlinna, Finland with Janne Saksa and SouthEastSounds studio in Karhula with Teemu Aalto. The CD was mixed at Unisound Studio in Örebro, Sweden by Dan Swanö (Edge Of Sanity, Hail Of Bullets, Novermber's Doom). More...

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Omnium Gatherum Posts "Nail" Music Video Online

The new Omnium Gatherum music video for the song "Nail" can be seen here. The video is also added to the band’s MySpace page. The video was created by Jussi Rautaniemi.

"Nail" video comes from the up-coming OG album "The Redshift," which will be released on September 22nd. Pre-orders for the album can be found at Levykauppax mailorder. Included with the pre-order is a rare Omnium Gatherum t-shirt. More...

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Omnium Gatherum Parts Ways With Bassist

Omnium Gatherum issue the following update regarding the departure of their bassist:

"Shit happens again and we found ourselves again losing the bass player somewhere out in space. Eerik really surprised us all and decided to left the band this soon. No drama, no fights, no-thing, as we ain´t got a clue really whatta hell happened here!"

"So - all the decent basstard candidates feel free to contact us on this case (ogatherum@gmail.com)!"

"However, this won’t affect in any way to our autumn touring and all the booked gigs and the European tour will be made & played..."

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Omnium Gatherum Reveals New Album Tracklisting

Finnish metallers, Omnium Gatherum, have issued the following update:

"The new 4th Omnium Gatherum album, titled 'The Redshift,' is now ready 'n' willing and mixed 'n' mastered. ...And it´s rocking like never before! We´re very satisfied and proud of this work and this is a big leap to the next level!"

"The Redshift" tracklisting is as follows:

1. Nail
2. A Shadowkey
3. Chameleon Skin
4. No Breaking Point
5. The Return
6. Shapes And Shades
7. The Redshifter
8. Greeneyes
9. The Second Flame
10. Song For December (prelude to DLF)
11. Distant Light Highway More...

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