AbOUT THE BAND
TORCHIA is melodic death metal band from Tampere, Finland. The group headed almost straight away to record their first album. One demo and EP had already showed what Torchia's music was about. The debut album ”Of Curses and Grief” was recorded in 2017 with the legendary producer Hiili Hiilesmaa (HIM, Ensiferum, Sentenced, Amorphis) with the idea of organic, raw and timeless sound. The album was released on October 27th2017. Finland's biggest metal media/magazine Inferno picked the album as 7th best Finnish album of the year 2017 alongside with many praising reviews around the world.
The band released their second full-length album "The Coven" in March 2020.
At the moment Torchia is working on their 3rd full-length album.
Edward Torchia – Vocals
Ville Riitamaa – lead guitar, backing vocals
Henri Heikkinen – guitar
Eetu Tingander – bass
Ville Virtanen – drums