Candlelight Records today confirms October 22 as the North American release date for Das Seelenbrechen, the fifth solo album from IHSAHN. Das Seelenbrechen will be available on compact disc, a limited edition digibook (with expanded graphics and liner notes), and double 180-gram clear vinyl. Pre-orders are set to launch via online and physical retail outlets beginning […]
Sensory today unveils the details for the pending debut full-length from Norwegian progressive quintet WITHEM, scheduled for release early this Fall. The Point Of You was harnessed over countless hours in the studio, each member of WITHEM focusing all of their energy and talents on immaculately perfecting their individual contributions, perfecting their world class blend […]
Relapse Records is extremely proud to announce the North American signing of Oslo, Norway’s death metal warriors Obliteration! Formed in 2001, Obliteration (Sindre Solem – guitar / vocals, Arlid Myren Torp – guitar, Didrik Telle- bass, Kristian Valbo – drums) have released one EP (Total Fucking Obliteration – 2005) and two full-lengths (Perpetual Decay – 2007, Nekropsalms – […]
Norwegian grindcore innovators, BEATEN TO DEATH, will unleash their long-anticipated sophomore studio album this autumn via Mas-Kina Recordings, entitled “Dødsfest!”. “Dødsfest!” will be available as 12” LP featuring the full debut album on side B. Check out the full tracklisting and album cover below: 1- VULPES VULPES, MUSTELA LUTREOLA, PRAEDIUM 2- THE EGG THROWER 3- KREPSEKAMP 4- TRUE NORWEGIAN INTERNET […]
Photos from the Blood Red Throne gig at Electrowerkz, London on 11th July 2013 All photographs (C) Copyright 2012-2013 Graham Matheson & Sandra Minenor. All rights reserved. You may not sell, publish, license or otherwise distribute any of these photographs without the written permission of the owner.
It’s like a new life, he says. The feast that follows the fast, the eternal return, the aloof thrown back into the world like the stains from a Heideggerian enema. Back to the hectic urban trawl, the treks through people, through litter, through tube delays, the stench of carbon monoxide, inconveniences put as past to […]
SS. Welcome to Suicide Scriptures and thanks for taking the time to talk with us. You are very welcome! SS. For those not aware of who you are, can you enlighten the masses as to how you see yourselves? We see ourselves as a band playing metal. The band consists of David Husvik (drums, vocals), Peter Espevoll […]
Fresh from headlining Sunday night’s Pepsi Max stage at Download Festival, extreme metal icons,SATYRICON are set to play a handful of UK and Irish dates, in support of their forthcoming eponymous album. ’Satyricon’ is pencilled for a 9th September release via Roadrunner Records and will be the revered and ground breaking band’s eighth studio album. The […]
Carpathian Forest have announced a one-off London headline show December 14th at the London Underworld. Emerging from deep within the grim underbelly of Norwegian black metal, the infamous bastion of the repugnant and vile that is Carpathian Forest announce their long awaited return with a show at the London Underworld on December 14th. Equally legendary for their misbehaviour […]
Extol are described as an Extreme Christian Metal band. Many will look at that description and think: “Extreme Christian Metal band? You can’t have that!” But you can. The very history of Christianity is replete with tales of extremity that would not even be fitting for a Cannibal Corpse record. Why not, I hear you […]
In a genre saturated with bands of varying levels of competence, how would one describe Blood Red Throne? If you take a little of the brutality of Cannibal Corpse add to that a little of the raw aggression and groove of Strength Beyond Strength Pantera and sprinkle a little technical death metal in the mix […]
EXTOL SIGNS WITH INDIE RECORDINGS Indie Recordings are proud to announce the signing of Extol and the release of the self-titled comeback album “Extol”! The new album sees the light of day 24th of June in Europe and 21st of June in Norway, Germany and Austria. The first single «Open The Gates» is out now! […]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vJX3_pZWABo&feature=youtu.be Norway’s factory-line of quality musicians rolled into Olde London Town in March and we were on hand to kidnap two of their unsuspecting artistes, from Sahg, for a quick chat about all things Metal.
The soul of Metal is at threat. Atheists stand your ground. We are not talking about an actual soul. Rather the fight for the intangible but evident. This fight involves the focused and truly believing against those that wish their names associated with anything. Literally anything. Or those that seek the comfort of fame within […]
Dunderbeist release the new single “Four Of The Seven” taken from the latest album “Songs of the Buried”! The single is now available on iTunes, Spotify, Wimp and all other digital music services. The Dunderbeist and Der W European Tour starts this month, so be sure to check out the tour dates: Der W Tour 25.04.2013 Köln […]
Indie Recordings are proud to announce the re-signing of the Norwegian jazz-metal band Shining and the release of the new album in Europe, excluding Norway. “One One One” will be released June 4th in Europe and June 7th in Germany and Austria. Album pre-order links coming soon! SHINING RELEASE SCI-FI VIDEO FOR “I WON’T FORGET” […]
Photos from the Sahg gig at The Underworld Camden, London on Wednesday 22nd March 2013 All photographs (C) Copyright 2012-2013 Graham Matheson & Sandra Minenor. All rights reserved. You may not sell, publish, license or otherwise distribute any of these photographs without the written permission of the owner.
This Autumn Norwegian folk band Wardruna will play live in the UK for the first time atQueen Elizabeth Hall, Thursday 24th October 2013, with special guests Steindór Andersen and Hilmar Örn Hilmarsson. Tickets are available at Kililive.com and Southbankcentre.co.uk. Their recently released second album “Yggdrasil” has continued to garner the band excellent reviews and an ever-growing audience. CLICK HERE to find […]
One could be forgiven for thinking, at the beginning of the second track “Red Horizon” that you had accidentally put a Firewind CD in for a moment but after a brief moment of confusion you are presented with some heavy prog Metal. Scandinavia’s latest export, Tellus Requiem are a little different from the normal Northern […]
The video, for “Junkyard Oblivion”, the opening track from the “Erotik Nekrosis” album and featuring guest appearances by URGEHAL’s Enzifer and BEASTRAFT’s Sorath Northgrove, was produced by the Effektor film company and was directed by ENDEZZMA frontman Morten Shax and R.M. Camera and editing by R.M. Dedicated to the late ENDEZZMA guitarist and URGEHAL […]
Norwegian metallers THE FALLEN DIVINE are proud to unveil a brand new video for ‘Fire Lights the Night (Self Ignition)’ through their YouTube channel. Directed by Magnus Borka Kloster-Jensen and co-directed by Jørn Lyder Hansen, the track comes from the band’s debut full-length “The Binding Cycle” released early this year via Indie Recordings. Guitarist Magnus Haugo commented: “The video was filmed over the course of two […]
There’s something extremely nice about listening to Black Metal on a summery spring day. It rubs antagonistically up against all the displays that accompany the weather: sun hats, laughter, shorts, frolics. The bland predictability of the British sunshine, with its routine trips to the park and ice cream-fed fat children, has a sickening lack of […]
If upon seeing the group whose new album is the subject of this review, you as the loyal aficionado of their work are hoping to encounter a suitably creative introduction full of poncey words such as ‘aficionado’ then you’ve come to the wrong place: no punches shall be pulled, no cocks shall be sucked and […]