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Country: Finland
Label: Metal Blade Records

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Formed in: 1995

1995- Extreme folk metal

Line-up

Current members:
1995-  Markus Toivonen - guitars, backing vocals
2004-  Sami Hinkka - bass, backing vocals
2004-  Petri Lindroos - guitars, vocals
2005-  Janne Parviainen - drums
2009-  Emmi Silvennoinen - keyboards
Former musicians:
1995-1998  Sauli Savolainen - bass
1995-1998  Kimmo Miettinen - drums
1996-2004  Jari Mäenpää - guitars, vocals
1998-2004  Jukka-Pekka Miettinen - bass
1998-2005  Oliver Fokin - drums
2001-2007  Meiju Enho - keyboards
Live musicians:
2007-2009  Emmi Silvennoinen - keyboards
2008  Jukka-Pekka Miettinen - guitars, backing vocals
› 2013  -//- bass, backing vocals
Guest musicians:
1999-2000  Johanna Vakkuri - vocals
2000  Marita Toivonen - kantele
2000  Henri ''Urponpoika'' "Trollhorn" Sorvali - keyboards
2004  Kaisa Saari - tin whistle, vocals
2007  Euge Valovirta - acoustic guitars
2007  Aleksi Parviainen - vocals
2009  Heri Joensen - vocals
2012  Ulla Bürger - soprano vocals
2012  Daniel "Fuchs" Täumel - additional voice
2012  Adrian "Ady" Vogel - additional voice
2012  Volkmar "Volk-Man" Weber - additional voice
2012  Pasi Puolakka - flute, descant recorder, sopranino recorder
2012  Lassi Lógren - keyed fiddle
2012  Vesa-Matti Loiri - speech
2012  Kasper Mårtenson - synthesizer
2012  Laura Dziadulewicz - vocals
2012  Timo Väänänen - kantele

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CD & EP / Other releases / Videos

2001 | 8.8 Ensiferum
2004 | 8.8 Iron
2006 | 8.1 Dragonheads [EP]
2007 | 8.5 Victory Songs
2009 | 8.3 From Afar
2012 | 7 Unsung Heroes
 
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Photo galleries

30.03.2013 Paganfest USA - Denver, CO - 30th March 2013 by D.T. Metal
29.01.2013 70000 Tons Of Metal Cruise - Day Two - 29th January 2013 by D.T. Metal
21.09.2012 Ensiferum - Nottingham, England, 21st September 2012 by Baz Anderson
07.04.2011 Children Of Bodom, Amon Amarth, Ensiferum - Nottingham, England, 7th April 2011 by Baz Anderson
05.11.2010 "Ensiferum" in Israel 05 Nov 2010 by skawoker
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News / Concerts / Interviews

News
10.07.2014 Ensiferum - To Record New Album This Fall
14.08.2013 Ensiferum - Bassist To Miss Two Festival Shows
25.05.2013 Ensiferum - Keyboardist To Miss South American Tour
24.04.2013 Ensiferum - Sign Worldwide Deal With Metal Blade
25.01.2013 Ensiferum - Announce Paganfest America 2013 Tour Dates
01.12.2012 Ensiferum - To Headline Paganfest America 2013
 
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Interviews
02.05.2013 with Sami Hinkka
14.10.2009 with Petri Lindroos
15.10.2004 with Markus Toivonen - Guitars, Percussion [SBS]
14.10.2004 with Markus Toivonen - Guitar, Percussion
04.02.2004 with [SBS]
Articles
21.04.2013 Ensiferum, Týr, Heidevolk and others - Denver, USA - 30th March 2013
13.02.2013 70000 Tons Of Metal Cruise 2013 - Day Two
22.09.2012 Ensiferum - Nottingham, England, 21st September 2012
08.10.2009 Ensiferum, Metsatöll - Nottingham, England, 7th October 2009
10.04.2007 Ensiferum, Naildown - Bradford, England, 8th April 2007

Concerts
28.08.2014 GER, Crispendorf - Wolfszeit Festival 2014 (2)
05.09.2014 SUI, Hüttikon - Meh Suff! Metal-Festival 2014 (1)
13.12.2014 NED, Eindhoven - Eindhoven Metal Meeting 2014 (4)
22.01.2015 USA, Fort Lauderdale, FL - 70000 Tons Of Metal 2015 (11)
30.07.2015 GER, Wacken - Wacken Open Air 2015 (4)
13.08.2015 GER, Dinkelsbühl - Summer Breeze Festival 2015

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