A folk metal band from Finland who formed in 1993 under the name, Shaman. Their music consists of metal with a happy folky base. So does their choice of instruments, they use a mixture of electric guitars and drums as well as violin, woodwinds, jouhikko, djembé, and the typical Finnish folk instrument: the accordion. They reject synthesizers, and use only genuine instruments.
Korpiklaani tour dates listed on Ents24.com since Sep 2007.
Official website korpiklaani.com