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Alkonost Touring Europe

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Hailing from the Central Russian region of Tatarstan, ALKONOST is another pagan metal highlight from the former Soviet Union. ALKONOST will tour Europe in order to support their upcoming European releases of their last studio album "Put Nepojdennyj" (In English: "The Path We've Never Walked On'). Masha Scream from ARKONA does guest vocals on the album, and its produced by Arkona's Lazar.

The second ALKNOST album, "Between The Worlds," will be released by Vic Records April 2 as well. European distribution will done by PLASTIC HEAD and their partners per country.

ALKONOST also will take part in the largest European folk/pagan/viking metal open-air festival, the well known Ragnarok festival. The festival will take place in Lichtenfels, Germany, April the 17th and 18th. ALKNOST was one of the very first pagan metal bands, they are around for over 13 years. And after ARKONA, ALKONOST is the second Russian pagan metal band that will tour Europe.

The European tour dates in April are:

10.4.09 Holland, Roermond
11.4.09 Belgium, Antwerp, PandDemonium
12.4.09 Poland, Warsaw, Metal Cave,
13.4.09 Poland, Torun
14.4.09 Czech Republic, Ostrava, Slovanský Bál Prostor
15.4.09 Slovakia, Banska Bystrica
16.4.09 Czech Republic, Brno, Melodka
17.4.09 Czech Republic, Praha
18.4.09 Germany, Lichtenfels
19.4.09 Hungary, Budapest
20.4.09 Slovenia, Ljubljana, Orto Bar

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