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Finnish epic metal titans, , have scanned 3,870 copies of their new album Time I in its first week of sales in theUnited States according to Nielsen SoundScan. The album debuted at No. 109 on the US Billboard Top 200 chart, making it their highest first week sales yet!

Time I was released October 19 (Europe) and October 22, 2012 (North America) via Nuclear Blast.

Members of participated in a live video web chat this past October 15th. Fans can watch below to catch the chat with guitarist Teemu Mäntysaari and bassist Jukka Koskinen if they missed it.

Time I track listing:

  1. When Time Fades Away
  2. Sons of Winter and Stars
    I Rain of Stars
    II Surrounded by Darkness
    III Journey Inside a Dream
    IV Sons of Winter and Stars
  3. LandofSnowand Sorrow
  4. Darkness and Frost
  5. Time

Swiss new wave of folk metal pioneers ELUVEITIE and Finnish epic metallers , will co-headline a North American tour this Winter! The trek will commemorate ELUVEITIE’s 10th anniversary as well as serve as WINTERSUN’s introduction to North American shores. This momentous event will also include the German pagan metal band VARG.

ELUVEITIE, WINTERSUN, VARG

11/28/12  910 Live –Tempe,AZ
11/29/12  House of Blues –Hollywood,CA
11/30/12 OaklandMetro –Oakland,CA
12/01/12  Hawthorne Theatre –Portland,OR
12/02/12  El Corazon –Seattle,WA
12/03/12  Rickshaw Theatre –Vancouver, BC –CANADA
12/05/12  Starlite Room –Edmonton, AB –CANADA
12/06/12  Republik –Calgary, AB –CANADA
12/07/12  Louis’ Pub –Saskatoon, SK –CANADA
12/08/12  West End Cultural Centre –Winnipeg, MB –CANADA
12/09/12  Station 4 –Saint Paul,MN
12/11/12  Bottom Lounge -Chicago,IL
12/12/12 Peabody’s –Cleveland,OH
12/13/12  The Opera House –Toronto, ON –CANADA
12/14/12  Mavericks –Ottawa, ON –CANADA
12/15/12  Club Soda –Montreal, QC –CANADA
12/16/12  Imperial –Quebec City, QC –CANADA
12/18/12 WaterStreetMusic Hall(at The Club) –Rochester,NY
12/19/12  Mr. Small’s Theatre –Millvale,PA
12/20/12  Gramercy Theatre –New York,NY
12/21/12  Royale Boston –Boston,MA

For more info visit: www.wintersun.fi | www.rockthenation.eu | www.nuclearblast.de/wintersun

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