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Until the Light Takes Us - Various Artists

There has been more written in books/magazines and visually documented on film about the rise of black metal in the late '80s/early '90s than most would care to shake a stick at, much less a scythe. And almost all of it revolves around the infamous series of events that coincided with the rise of blasphemous ...

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TO CAST A SHADOW Signs With KOLONY RECORDS

Norway's TO CAST A SHADOW has signed a deal with Kolony Records. The band's sophomore album, entitled "In Memory Of", is scheduled for an early 2011 release. "In Memory Of" was recorded between January and August 2010 at Hamar Recordings in Norway with producer Kristian Sigland (THE CREST, THEATRE OF TRAGEDY) and was mastered at ...

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New ENTOMBED Lineup Interviewed By DUNLOP TV EUROPE (Video)

Dunlop TV Europe recently conducted an interview with 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). "We've been searching for five years, the answer was right here," said ENTOMBED guitarist Alex ...

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MONSTER MAGNET, NAPALM DEATH, PESTILENCE, KATATONIA Confirmed For AALBORG METAL FESTIVAL

MONSTER MAGNET, NAPALM DEATH, PESTILENCE, KATATONIA, IMMOLATION, AMORPHIS, ILLDISPOSED, MACABRE and STUCK MOJO are among the confirmed bands for this year's Aalborg Metal Festival, set to take place November 5-6, 2010 at Studenterhuset in Aalborg, Denmark. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: 100 KNIFES INSIDE AMORPHIS BY THE PATIENT CHAINFIST CROCELL DAWN OF ...

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AEON Parts Ways With Drummer, Seeks Replacement

Swedish technical death metallers AEON have issued the following update: "Our drummer, Nils Fjellström, has decided to leave the band on a very short notice. The reason for this is personal/private and Nils has chosen not to speak his mind out to the public about this. We will respect his wish not to do so, ...

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ENTOMBED Announces New Bassist, Second Guitarist

Long-running Swedish metallers ENTOMBED have announced the addition of bassist Victor Brandt (TOTALT JÄVLA MÖRKER, AEON, SATYRICON) to the group's ranks. Meanwhile, ENTOMBED's former bassist Nico Elgstrand is now playing second guitar for the band. ENTOMBED performed as a five-piece for the first time in years on October 17, 2009 at Arenan in Stockholm, Sweden, ...

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Eparistera Daimones - TRIPTYKON

Sickened, haughty, lurching, three weeks long and drenched in pretentious, glowering atmosphere, TRIPTYKON picks up right where CELTIC FROST's brilliant "Monotheist" left off. It's at once highbrow and lo-fi, art and brutality, and it places Tom Gabriel Fischer's "new" band immediately in the vanguard of the death and black metal genres he helped birth, while ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE Releases 'Life Won't Wait' Single; iTunes App

As Ozzy Osbourne gears up for the August 14 launch of the 2010 Ozzfest, the multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning, Rock and Roll Hall of Famer has released "Life Won't Wait", the second single from his worldwide smash Epic Records album "Scream", which entered the charts in June in the Top Ten in more than 10 countries. ...

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DJERV: 'Headstone EP' Now Available

DJERV — the Norwegian band featuring singer Agnete Kjølsrud of ANIMAL ALPHA, drummer Erlend Gjerde of STONEGARD and WARDRUNA and guitarist Stian Kårstad of TRELLDOM — has released its first-ever recordings on the "Headstone EP", available via Indie Distribution and the group's own label, Katapult Music. The three-track EP was originally intended as a demo ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE: More Behind-The-Scenes Footage From 'Let Me Hear You Scream' Shoot

AOL's Noisecreep has posted exclusive, behind-the-scenes footage from the video shoot for OZZY OSBOURNE's new single, "Let Me Hear You Scream". Renowned Swedish director Jonas Åkerlund — who has previously worked with METALLICA, SATYRICON, RAMMSTEIN, MADONNA and THE PRODIGY, among others — speaks about working with the Prince of Darkness and being inspired ...

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VENOMOUS CONCEPT Announces First U.S. Headlining Tour

VENOMOUS CONCEPT, the old-school hardcore/punk project featuring Shane Embury (guitar, NAPALM DEATH), Kevin Sharp (vocals, BRUTAL TRUTH), Danny Lilker (bass, BRUTAL TRUTH, NUCLEAR ASSAULT) and Danny Herrera (drums, NAPALM DEATH), will kick off its first U.S. headlining tour on September 15 in San Diego with KILL THE CLIENT, MURDER CONSTRUCT and NAILS in the support ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE: 'Let Me Hear You Scream' Video Released

"Let Me Hear You Scream", the new video from OZZY OSBOURNE, can be viewed below. The clip was filmed last month with renowned Swedish director Jonas Åkerlund, who has previously worked with METALLICA, SATYRICON, RAMMSTEIN, MADONNA and THE PRODIGY, among others. "Scream"OZZY OSBOURNE's first album in almost three years and 10th studio album ...

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DJERV Covers MEGADETH At Sandnes Concert; Video Available

Fan-filmed video footage of DJERV — the Norwegian band featuring singer Agnete Kjølsrud of ANIMAL ALPHA, drummer Erlend Gjerde of STONEGARD and WARDRUNA and guitarist Stian Kårstad of TRELLDOM — performing a cover version of the MEGADETH classic "Symphony Of Destruction" during the group's second-ever concert on June 18, 2010 at Tribute in Sandnes, Norway ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE: 'Let Me Hear You Scream' Video Sneak Peek

OZZY OSBOURNE filmed a video for his new single, "Let Me Hear You Scream", last month with renowned Swedish director Jonas Åkerlund, who has previously worked with METALLICA, SATYRICON, RAMMSTEIN, MADONNA and THE PRODIGY, among others. According to RollingStone.com, fans should expect the clip to be "an over-the-top spectacle . . . replete with fake ...

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AEON: 'Forgiveness Denied' Video Released

"Forgiveness Denied", the new video from Swedish technical death metallers AEON, can be viewed below. The clip was directed, filmed and edited by Standard Film Team Umeå HB and was shot in April in two different locations; band scenes being filmed in Östersund, Sweden and the storyline in Umeå, Sweden. Commented guitarist Daniel Dlimi: "There ...

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The Underworld Regime - OV HELL

The lengthy and complicated GORGOROTH legal battle was the messiest of messes that left one wondering what good would ever come out of it. One album that emerged from the smoke and ashes of the dispute was originally intended, in one form or another, to be a GORGOROTH and then a GOD SEED album that ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE Interviewed On WAAF; Audio Available

On May 21, Mistress Carrie of the Worcester/Boston, Massachusetts radio station WAAF conducted an interview with legendary heavy metal singer Ozzy Osbourne. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. Ahead of the June 22 release of his new album, "Scream", via Epic Records, Ozzy will once again take over the ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE Schedules U.K. In-Store Appearances

Ozzy Osbourne has scheduled the following U.K. signing sessions: June 25 - HMV - London (Oxford Street) at 6 p.m. June 26 - HMV - Birmingham (High Street) at 1 p.m. According to Classic Rock, fans at both events will be invited to put their heads through life-size cut-outs of Ozzy and scream at full ...

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DJERV Announces Touring Lineup

Guitarist Stamos Koliousis (MENCEA) and bassist Victor Brandt (TOTALT JÄVLA MÖRKER, ENTOMBED, SATYRICON) have joined the touring lineup of DJERV, the Norwegian band featuring singer Agnete Kjølsrud of ANIMAL ALPHA, drummer Erlend Gjerde of STONEGARD and WARDRUNA and guitarist Stian Kårstad of TRELLDOM. Commented DJERV in a statement: "Finding the right people to complete the ...

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