“Sentenced’s “Amok” was the album that got me into more heavier stuff” – Insomnium’s Niilo Sevänen lists five albums that has influenced him the most

Author Arto Mäenpää - 8.3.2024

In the labyrinth of musical influences that shape an artist’s creative journey, certain albums become guiding stars, illuminating pathways and igniting passions. For Niilo Sevänen, the bassist and vocalist of Insomnium, music is not merely a composition of notes, but a profound journey through emotions and experiences. As he navigates the depths of melodic death metal with Insomnium, Sevänen’s musical odyssey has been punctuated by albums that have left an indelible mark on his artistic soul. In this exclusive glimpse into the sonic tapestry that inspires him, Niilo Sevänen unveils five albums that have profoundly influenced his musical identity.

You can check out Sevänen’s picks and his explanations to the albums he selected below:

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