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INSOMNIUM Unleash "Valediction" Single, Video

By Larry Petro, News Monkey
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 @ 11:13 AM

New Album Heart Like A Grave Out October 4th

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On October 4th, 2019, Finnish melodic death metal masters INSOMNIUM are going to release their new album HEART LIKE A GRAVE via Century Media Records worldwide. To get a first glimpse of their new masterpiece, watch the video to “Valediction” on KNAC.COM HERE.

The impressive video was shot by Vesa Ranta and Aapo Lahtela of Kaira Films, who shot two videos in the same session with the band in the beginning of summer. These two videos are bound together, so they form one longer story.

The band comments:

”When the album theme is to dive deep into the black waters of Finnish melancholy, then Vesa Ranta is truly the right man to visualize the story. Album booklet is crafted from Vesa’s epic landscape photos and these same themes continue in the two videos that we shot at Koli national park. Woods and lakes, sorrow and longing. That’s the heart of INSOMNIUM.” (INSOMNIUM)

INSOMNIUM is one of those bands that have been inspiring us. We have wanted to work with them for long time. "Valediction" is the beginning that sets the mood and presents the characters. The story will unfold in the next music video that will be released later. And as the album theme demands this tale here is grim indeed” (RANTA & LAHTELA)

Pre – order your copy of Heart Like A Grave HERE (https://insomnium.lnk.to/HeartLikeAGrave).
The following formats are available:

  • Ltd. Deluxe 2CD Artbook
  • Standard CD Jewelcase
  • Gatefold black 2LP+CD
  • Gatefold white 2LP+CD
  • Gatefold transp. magenta 2LP+CD
  • Gatefold silver 2LP+CD
  • Gatefold transp. sun yellow 2LP+CD
  • Gatefold transp. blue 2LP+CD
  • Gatefold golden 2LP+CD
  • Gatefold lilac 2LP+CD
  • Gatefold red 2LP+CD
INSOMNIUM will play a few selected Finnish shows to celebrate Heart Like A Grave
  • 25.10. The Circus, Helsinki
  • 26.10. Olympia, Tampere (SOLD OUT!)
  • 01.11. Lutakko, Jyväskylä
  • 02.11. Kerubi, Joensuu
In November INSOMNIUM will embark on a European tour with BLACK DAHLIA MURDER to support the new album. See the exact dates below:


  • 12.11 (FR) PARIS - Alhambra
  • 13.11 (FR) BORDEAUX - Barbey
  • 14.11 (ES) BARCELONA - Razzmatazz 2
  • 15.11 (ES) BILBAO - Santana 27
  • 16.11 (ES) MADRID - Cats
  • 18.11 (FR) LYON - Ninkasi Kao
  • 19.11 (CH) PRATTELN - Z7
  • 20.11 (AT) VIENNA - Arena
  • 21.11 (PL) CRACOW - Kwadrat
  • 22.11 (PL) WROCLAW - Pralnia
  • 23.11 (CS) ZLIN - Winter Masters of Rock
  • 24.11 (DE) DRESDEN - Reithalle
  • 26.11 (HU) BUDAPEST - Barba Negra
  • 27.11 (DE) MUNICH - Backstage Werk
  • 28.11 (DE) LUDWIGSBURG - Rockfabrik
  • 29.11 (DE) LINDAU - Club Vaudeville
  • 01.12 (IT) ROME - Largo
  • 02.12 (IT) TREZZO SULL'ADDA (MILAN) - Live Club
  • 04.12 (DE) LEIPZIG - Felsenkeller
  • 05.12 (NL) LEEUWAARDEN - Neushoorn
  • 06.12 (DE) OBERHAUSEN - Ruhrpott Metal Meeting (*)
  • 07.12 (DE) GEISELWIND - Christmas Bash (*)
  • 08.12 (DE) BERLIN - Astra Kulturhaus
  • 09.12 (DE) FRANKFURT - Batschkapp
  • 10.12 (DE) HANNOVER - Capitol
  • 11.12 (DE) HAMBURG - Markthalle
  • 12.12 (LU) LUXEMBOURG - Den Atelier (*)
  • 13.12 (BE) ANTWERP - Trix (*)
Also, don’t miss INSOMNIUM on their US tour with OMNIUM GATHERUM and SEVENSPIRES:
  • 03/12 - Philadelphia, PA
  • 03/13 - New York, NY
  • 03/14 - Worcester, MA
  • 03/15 - Montreal, QUE
  • 03/16 - Sherbrooke, QUE
  • 03/17 - Quebec City, QUE
  • 03/18 - Toronto, ONT
  • 03/20 - Newport, KY
  • 03/21 - Milwaukee, WI
  • 03/22 - Joliet, IL
  • 03/23 - St. Paul, MN
  • 03/24 - Winnipeg, MB
  • 03/25 - Regina, SK
  • 03/26 - Edmonton, AB
  • 03/27 - Calgary, AB
  • 03/28 - Vancouver, BC
  • 03/29 - Seattle, WA
  • 03/31 - Oakland, CA
  • 04/01 - West Hollywood, CA
  • 04/02 - San Diego, CA
  • 04/03 - Santa Ana, CA
  • 04/04 - Tempe, AZ
  • 04/05 - Las Vegas, NV
  • 04/06 - Salt Lake City, UT
  • 04/07 - Denver, CO
  • 04/09 - Dallas, TX
  • 04/10 - Austin, TX
  • 04/11 - Houston, TX
  • 04/13 - Tampa, FL
  • 04/14 - Margate, FL
  • 04/15 - Orlando, FL
  • 04/16 - Atlanta, GA
  • 04/17 - Chapel Hill, NC
  • 04/18 - Halethorpe, MD



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