Rock out to some Finnish folk metal in the coolest Korpiklaani merchandise from EMP. Show your loyalty to the band in one of our Korpiklaani t-shirts, printed with elaborate gothic, metal-inspired imagery and animal skulls. We’re also rocking an awesome range of Korpiklaani albums including Live at Masters of Rock DVD & 2-CD digipak and its Blu-ray counterpart for the fan who wants to experience one of their killer live shows from home.
Korpiklaani are synonymous with dark, edgy folk metal which, according to singer Jonne Järvelä, can be described as “old people’s music with heavy guitars” – so grab a band t-shirt and an album or two for yourself or as a gift for a fellow fan who loves this ground-breaking and highly influential band.
Korpiklaani evolved from a handful of earlier monikers and line-ups, with the core members sticking together and letting their sound evolve. In 2003, fans of the band Shaman were thrilled to see the group morph into a new and different sound and vibe. Korpiklaani, the new evolution of Shaman, became a folk metal group who are best known for their thrash-like vocals and unique use of folk instruments throughout their music. The band’s name translates to “Forest Clan” in Finnish and this deep, dark imagery is evident throughout the sound on their many awesome albums.
Korpiklaani boast 12 albums to their name, changing their early sound from synthesizers to their current metal folk feel. Focusing their lyrics on party culture, Korpiklaani provide the perfect soundtrack for rocking out and having a great time with friends. Wirh the band constantly collaborating with other groups to experiment on fresh tracks and sounds, fans continue to anticipate each new release and evolution that Korpiklaani go through.
Get yourself set to party with Korpiklaani and their raw folk metal sound with some Korpiklaani merch – it’s a must-have for any hardcore fan or wannabe member of a forest clan!.