According to their official Facebook page, Finnish folk metal veterans Korpiklaani are releasing their newest album, Kunnia, on July 18, 2012 in Finland and the rest of the world July 20, 2012.
The official statement says:
“New Korpiklaani album Kunnia ([meaning] ‘Honor’) will be out 18th of July in Finland and 20th of July rest of the cosmos.”
The album is being relesed by Nuclear Blast Records and the song Metsälle was released as a single on December 16, 2011. According to the band the song “is about the hunt on Hiisi’s magical moose in the Northland. He (Lemminkäinen) puts on his charmed ski’s and takes off for a prolonged hunt through forests and meadows, marshlands and woodlands, rapids and rivers. This song describes part of the Kalevala story, the national epic of Finland.”
Click here to listen to the song.