Finnish melodic death metal Torchia and their new album The Coven slated for release on March 27th. The band is probably for fans of King Diamond, At the Gates, Morbid Angel. Torchia name their music as cursed metal from Finland. The track Moon, Rise!
Tampere is the largest inland town in the Nordic region and beautiful scenery and lakes inspire the five-member band Torchia. They released their first full-length album Of Curses And Grief in October 2017. The album was produced and mixed by renowned Finnish producer Hiili Hiilesmaa who is known for his work with bands like HIM, Amorphis, Ensiferum and Apocalyptica. The album was picked 7th best Finnish album of 2017 by Inferno Magazine, the biggest metal media in Finland. After that album’s release, Torchia toured Finland, Europe and Taiwan playing dozens of shows. The track Memoirs,
The band states, «Fans of our debut album Of Curses And Grief will not disappointed as The Coven continues on the same path. This time we wanted to take the core Torchia sound and push it towards the realm of death metal. Compared to the debut, this The Coven sounds fatter and has guitars reeking of filthy distortion».