Pirates and metal are Alestorm's bread and butter. This Scottish band has been captaining the ship of pirate-themed heavy metal tunes since the 2000s, showcasing a sound and style that's a treasure to anyone's ears. With 7 album releases to date, Alestorm has been thriving in their niche since they began, and will continue on their journey til the sea reaches its end.
Alestorm was a pioneer in the osu! scene as well, seeing entry to the ranked section as far back as 2008 through a collection of beatmaps created by awp. In recent times, Alestorm's sound barged into the competitive scene through beatmaps of Keelhauled and Shipwrecked in various Corsace tournaments. If you're a mapper, feel free to pick up any of Alestorm's shanties for your own creative glory.