Former EMPEROR Drummer To Play On DISSECTION Comeback CD

Former EMPEROR drummer Bård "Faust" Eithun will be sitting behind the kit for DISSECTION's comeback release, due in late 2004. According to Eithun's newly-launched official web site, "the plan is [for Faust and currently-incarcerated DISSECTION mainman Jon Nödtveit to] start rehearsing during the spring 2003 and it seems like the constellation will be controversial in more than one aspect."

In other news, Eithun's early recordings with THORNS (1990-1992) will be issued by Norwegian controversial artist Bjarne Melgaard, while Faust is also said to be penning the lyrics for the forthcoming ZYKLON full-length. Meanwhile, Eithun will reportedly provide spoken-word passages over the phone to be included on the forthcoming release from Italian black metallers ABORYM.

Also on the Faust front, Eithun, Zamoth (ZYKLON, ex-EMPEROR) and Lars-Stian of SOURCE OF TIDE have formed a side project. According to the aforementioned site, "this is nothing but a project and the guys will be jamming together just for the fun of it and they will take it wherever it lead them. Anyway, this is Faust's first steady participation in about nine years so it is pretty remarkable in itself."

Tags:

Posted in: News

COMMENTS

To comment on a BLABBERMOUTH.NET story or review, you must be logged in to an active personal account on Facebook. Once you're logged in, you will be able to comment. User comments or postings do not reflect the viewpoint of BLABBERMOUTH.NET and BLABBERMOUTH.NET does not endorse, or guarantee the accuracy of, any user comment. BLABBERMOUTH.NET reserves the right to delete postings that may be considered offensive, illegal or inappropriate and to block users that violate the site's Terms Of Service. To report any abusive, obscene, defamatory, racist, homophobic or threatening comments, or anything that may violate any applicable laws, please send an e-mail to blabbermouthinbox(@)gmail.com with pertinent details.