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SARKE: 'Oldarhian' Release Party To Be Held In Oslo

SARKE, the Norwegian band featuring Sarke (real name: Thomas Bergli; KHOLD, TULUS, OLD MAN'S CHILD, SENSA ANIMA) and Nocturno Culto (DARKTHRONE), will hold a release party for its sophomore album, "Oldarhian", on April 19 at John Dee in Oslo, Norway with special guest INSIDIOUS DISEASE. "Oldarhian" is scheduled for release on April 15 via Indie ...

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ZEROZONIC: 'Fake' Video Released

"Fake", the new video from the Norwegian groove metal band ZEROZONIC, can be viewed below. The song comes off the group's new album, "God Damn, Better, Best", which will be released on March 11 via Mayhem Music. The CD was previously made available in December 2010 through Ozo Records with limited distribution. Formed in 2004, ...

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'Metalion: The Slayer Mag Diaries' Book Due In June

Bazillion Points Books has revealed the final cover artwork for "Metalion: The Slayer Mag Diaries", a mammoth 744-page hardcover journey into black metal, death metal, and beyond by Norway's metal godfather Jon Kristiansen. "The greatest heavy metal story ever told" will be available June 6, 2011, wherever books are sold, and is available for preorder ...

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SARKE: New Album Details Revealed

SARKE, the Norwegian band featuring Sarke (real name: Thomas Bergli; KHOLD, TULUS, OLD MAN'S CHILD, SENSA ANIMA) and Nocturno Culto (DARKTHRONE), will release its sophomore album, "Oldarhian", on April 15 via Indie Recordings. In 2009, Bergli joined forces with Nocturno Culto and Anders Hunstad (EL CACO, AUTOPULVER) on keyboards to release the debut SARKE album ...

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ZEROZONIC: 'God Damn, Better, Best' To Be Released In March

Norwegian groove metal band ZEROZONIC will release its new album, "God Damn, Better, Best", on March 11 via Mayhem Music. The CD was previously made available in December 2010 through Ozo Records with limited distribution. Formed in 2004, ZEROZONIC features in its ranks Daniel "Peisy" Olaisen, who played with SATYRICON as a session/touring guitarist between ...

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CHTHONIC Confirmed For U.K.'s HAMMERFEST

Taiwanese metallers CHTHONIC have been confirmed for this year's edition of Hammerfest, set to take place March 17-19, 2011 in Prestatyn, North Wales. Commented CHTHONIC bassist Doris Yeh: "After touring with ARCH ENEMY last November, we are thrilled to be coming back to the U.K. again, and we're especially excited to be appearing at Hammerfest, ...

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DOCTOR MIDNIGHT & THE MERCY CULT Signs With SEASON OF MIST

DOCTOR MIDNIGHT & THE MERCY CULT, the new Scandinavian supergroup featuring former/current members of such acts as TURBONEGRO, MARILYN MANSON, SATYRICON and EXTOL, has inked a deal with Season Of Mist. The band's debut album, which has been described in a press release as "hard, uncompromising and catchy," will be released on June 6. a ...

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ENTOMBED: New Tour Dates Announced

The recently expanded lineup of ENTOMBED — featuring bassist Victor Brandt (TOTALT JÄVLA MÖRKER, AEON, SATYRICON) and second guitarist Nico Elgstrand (who previously played bass for the group) — has scheduled the following dates: Jan. 28 - Spring & Airbrake - Belfast, Ireland Jan. 29 - The Village - Dublin, Ireland Feb. 24 - Hulen ...

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WITHERING SOUL Signs With MORTAL MUSIC

Chicago's extreme metal artists WITHERING SOUL have inked a deal with Mortal Music. The band's new album, "No Closure", will be released on March 8 via MVD Entertainment Group distribution. The CD was recorded and mixed by Chris Wisco (NOVEMBERS DOOM, MICHAEL ANGELO BATIO, LAZURUS A.D.) at Belle City Sound in Racine, Wisconsin and mastered ...

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The Return Of TIM SKOLD

After stints with KMFDM, MARILYN MANSON and SKOLD VS. KMFDM as producer/songwriter/guitarist/bassist, Tim Skold will return this spring with his first full-length solo album in 15 years. Delivering a snarky CD single prelude on April 12, setting the stage for a May 10 full album release, SKOLD steps up once again, supplying sonic solvent for ...

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DJERV To Perform At Norway's BY:LARM Festival

DJERV — the Norwegian band featuring singer Agnete Kjølsrud of ANIMAL ALPHA, drummer Erlend Gjerde of STONEGARD and WARDRUNA and guitarist Stian Kårstad of TRELLDOM — will perform at next year's by:Larm festival, set to take place February 17-19, 2011 in Oslo, Norway. The group states, "It's a showcase festival that's also open to the ...

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SATYRICON: Moscow Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of SATYRICON's December 12, 2010 concert at Club Tochka in Moscow, Russia can be viewed below. In late 2009, SATYRICON announced that it was planning to take a break following the completion of the group's most recent headlining European tour. "We tried to perfect everything SATYRICON has learnt and experienced musically for ...

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DOCTOR MIDNIGHT & THE MERCY CULT: First Audio Samples

Former/current members of such acts as TURBONEGRO, MARILYN MANSON, SATYRICON and EXTOL have joined forces in a new supergroup dubbed DOCTOR MIDNIGHT & THE MERCY CULT. The band will make its live debut at next year's edition of the Slottsfjell festival, set to take place July 14-16, 2011 in Tønsberg, Norway. DOCTOR MIDNIGHT & THE ...

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SABATON Confirmed For U.K.'s HAMMERFEST

Swedish metallers SABATON have been confirmed for next year's edition of Hammerfest, set to take place March 17-19, 2011 in Prestatyn, North Wales. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ACCEPT BIOHAZARD EVILE GAMA BOMB MUNICIPAL WASTE MY RUIN ONSLAUGHT REVOKER SABATON SATYRICON WOLF Commented Hammerfest promoter John Davis: "We are really pleased with ...

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SATYRICON, WOLF Confirmed For U.K.'s HAMMERFEST

SATYRICON and WOLF have been confirmed for next year's edition of Hammerfest, set to take place March 17-19, 2011 in Prestatyn, North Wales. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ACCEPT BIOHAZARD EVILE GAMA BOMB MUNICIPAL WASTE MY RUIN ONSLAUGHT REVOKER SATYRICON WOLF Commented Hammerfest promoter John Davis: "We are really pleased with the ...

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A Day On The Road With ENTOMBED

ENTOMBED/ex-SATYRICON bassist Victor Brandt recently made a two-day visit to Warwick headquarters in Markneukirchen, Germany between show dates during ENTOMBED's European tour with the mighty VOLBEAT. Victor had all the enthusiasm and wonder of a child in a sweet factory the minute he stepped inside. He was given a complimentary tour of the entire factory ...

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DECIBEL's 'Black Metal Hall Of Fame' Special Issue Now Available

Decibel magazine presents a "Black Metal Hall Of Fame" special issue featuring eight tales from black metal's vast crypt. The Decibel "Hall Of Fame" provides the definitive stores behind the making of extreme music's most important albums. Each month the expanded stories (upwards of 5,000 words) include interviews with every musician who performed on the ...

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SATYRICON Frontman Launches His Own Wine

Sigurd "Satyr" Wongraven, renowned vocalist/guitarist of the Norwegian black metal band SATYRICON, has partnered with Luca Roagna, a fifth-generation winemaker from Piedmont, Italy, to launch Satyr's own brand of wine. Wongraven has apparently chosen the best wines from the Roagna winery and is making them available with his name on each bottle in gothic letters ...

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AEON Rejoined By Original Drummer

Swedish technical death metallers AEON have been rejoined by their original drummer, Arttu Malkki. Commented guitarist Daniel Dlimi: "Arttu has during the last year been showing interest in playing faster death-metal once more. "After his departure from AEON back in 2002, Arttu has mainly been playing in heavier / slower metal bands. "A couple of ...

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1349: New Drum-Cam Footage Posted Online

Sick Drummer Magazine has uploaded drum-cam footage of Kjetil-Vidar "Frost" Haraldstad of Norwegian black metallers 1349 and SATYRICON performing the song "Nathicana" with 1349 during the band's October 23, 2010 concert at Slim's in San Francisco, California as part of its North American tour with TRIPTYKON. Watch the clip below. "Demonoir", the fifth ...

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ENTOMBED Bassist Launches Tour Blog; Footage From BAROEG OPEN AIR Available

Fan-filmed video footage of the newly expanded lineup of the long-running Swedish metal band ENTOMBED — featuring bassist Victor Brandt (TOTALT JÄVLA MÖRKER, AEON, SATYRICON) and second guitarist Nico Elgstrand (who previously played bass for the group) — performing at the Baroeg Open Air festival on September 11, 2010 at Baroeg in Rotterdam, The Netherlands ...

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SATYRICON Is 'Feeling Fresh And Charged'

Norwegian black metallers SATYRICON have issued the following update: "Our off year is coming to an end and in a few months time we will start writing for a new album. "We are feeling fresh and charged. "In 2011 we will re-release all albums from the Nineties with updated artwork and remastering where it is ...

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Reunited WEHRMACHT Putting Finishing Touches On New EP

Reactivated late 1980s Portland, Oregon-based thrash metal/hardcore band WEHRMACHT is putting the finishing touches on a new EP, "Fast As A Shark Attack", to be released in time for the group's upcoming European tour. According to guitarist John Duffy, the CD will feature "brand new, kick-ass recordings" of "Shark Attack", "United Shoe Brothers" and a ...

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