August Rock

Distained will once again rise on the stage of the legendary August Rock event, which is held on the 2nd of August at the Aslak & Eskimos club. More info about the event can be found here. Distained’s show time will be at 23.00 and we hope to see all of you there!

Happy New Year!

Distained would like to thank you for the past year and wish you a great new year 2014! You can expect to hear something new from us in the near future, but before that let’s open the champagne bottles and celebrate the New Year’s eve!

Summer of Sam tour 2013!

Here’s the dates for our short summer tour:


3rd of July: Padasjoki – Private function
26th of July: Pori – Monttu, Karmarock pre-party
3rd of August: Kuohijoki – August Rock

Distained enters the digital distribution world

Attention earthlings!
The riddle is now solved and we have a big announcement for you.

Distained made a worldwide digital distribution deal and our last two releases:

  • Hereditas (+ bonus track Lifelong Farewell )
  • Between Nowhere And Goodbye (+ bonus track Downcast)

They are now available on stores listed below.


  • iTunes
  • Google Play
  • Amazon MP3
  • Spotify
  • eMusic
  • Rdio
  • Zune (Musicwave)
  • Rhapsody
  • Myspace Music
  • Medianet (Aggregator)
  • MOG
  • Pasito Tunes
  • Synacor
  • Myxer
  • 24–7 Entertainment
  • Media Markt
  • 7 Digital (Aggregator)
  • Guvera
  • Puretracks
  • Virgin Mobile Canada
  • Virgin Mega
  • Slacker
  • Deezer
  • Simfy
  • We7
  • Nokia

Listen to it, buy it and spread the word!

Lifelong Farewell Music Video Out Now!

Our 3rd master piece is finally online. Once again, we wanna thank our trusted director Miika Hakala, who did awesome job. And of course, we wanna thank all the cast & crew!


Directed by Miika Hakala
Produced by Miika Hakala & Joni Ali-Kippari
Gaffer, Key Grip & Still Photography by Henri Ilanen (
Visual FX by Tony Helaakoski (…)

Elmeri Kumpuniemi
Ilona Chevakova
Matti Mäntylä

Lifelong Farewell Music Video premiere

Our third music video Lifelong Farewell will see the daylight in BioRex, Hämeenlinna, 9th March 2013 and this time it´s not just a premiere.
We are gonna perform 2 acoustic songs and our two previous music videos will see the big screen.

But before that, we wanted to show you something, so here is a trailer. Enjoy!

Our massive tour is getting bigger

Two new gig dates added:

15th of December 2012, Bar Escape Riihimäki with: Blackout Corporation, Doperman, Cataleptic

19th of January 2013, Lucky Monkeys, Lappeenranta with: Blackout Corporation

Store is now back online + 2 new gigs added

Our store is back online. There was some major problem with our shipping cart plugin. Everything seems to be alright now.

Also we added 2 new gig dates. 4th of October (On The Rocks, Helsinki with Oceanwake) & 26th of October (Backroom, Kotka with Blackout Corporation)

You Bow To No One video enters final in Oulu´s music video festival competition

Here’s a Big one!
Our beloved video to song You Bow to No One got to Oulu music video festival finals!
Other artists are Von Hertzen Brothers, Chisu, Stam1na and many more.
Now let´s aim for the win!

Click HERE to read more!

Wreckage Of My Past Music Video online

We proudly present our fresh music video. Director Miika Hakala (MWH Production) did wonderful job once again.

Let´s not forget our actors: Antti Lang, Ria Kataja, Raimo Grönberg, Iina Malinen & Tommi Jaakkola.

We thank you!

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