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BEHEMOTH Frontman Says He Is 'A Strong Son Of A Bitch'

Adam "Nergal" Darski, the 33-year-old guitarist/vocalist from Poland's greatest extreme-metal export, BEHEMOTH, was recently diagnosed with a life-threatening form of leukemia, a cancer of blood-forming tissues of the bone marrow Since Nergal's health issues were first made public, the band, its management and label has received an overwhelming response from fans and bands all over ...

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BEHEMOTH Frontman Suffering From Leukemia, Bone-Marrow Transplant Urgently Needed

Adam "Nergal" Darski, the 33-year-old guitarist/vocalist from Poland's greatest extreme-metal export, BEHEMOTH, has been diagnosed with a life-threatening form of leukemia, a cancer of blood-forming tissues of the bone marrow. The disease, for which Adam is currently receiving treatment at the hematology division of the Gdansk Medical University Hospital, has advanced to the point where ...

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BEHEMOTH Frontman Releases Statement Regarding Illness, Tour Cancellations

Guitarist/vocalist Adam "Nergal" Darski of Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH, who was reportedly rushed to the Gdansk Medical University Hospital over the weekend to receive treatment for an undisclosed illness, has released the following English-language statement regarding his condition: "I'd like to announce that BEHEMOTH won't be able to tour for the forseeable future. "I don't ...

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BEHEMOTH Frontman Rushed To Hospital; All Previously Announced Shows Cancelled

According to reports in the Polish media, guitarist/vocalist Adam "Nergal" Darski of the country's greatest extreme metal export, BEHEMOTH, was rushed to the Gdansk Medical University Hospital to receive treatment for an undisclosed illness. Jaroslaw Burdek, manager of Darski's girlfriend, 26-year-old Polish pop singer Doda (real name: Dorota Rabczewska), reportedly said that Nergal had been ...

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BEHEMOTH Forced To Pull Out Of Finnish SONISPHERE Festival

Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH have been forced to drop off the Finnish installment of the Sonisphere festival on August 7 due to health issues. It is unclear if any more of their European festival dates will be affected by this. More details are expected to be released over the next few days. BEHEMOTH will release ...

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BEHEMOTH To Release 'Evangelia Heretika' DVD

Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH will release their second DVD, "Evangelia Heretika", this fall. More details, such as the DVD content, video clips, and pre-order information, will be made available in the coming weeks. Commented BEHEMOTH vocalist/guitarist Adam "Nergal" Darski: "We've been through hell and back to make this release happen. "I know we only have ...

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BEHEMOTH: 'Alas The Lord Is Upon Me' Video Trailer Available

Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH recently shot a video for the song "Alas The Lord Is Upon Me", taken from the band's latest album, "Evangelion". The clip was produced and directed by Dariusz Szermanowicz and Grupa 13, which previously helmed BEHEMOTH's videos for "Ov Fire And The Void" and "At The Left Hand Ov God". A ...

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BEHEMOTH Frontman Off The Hook In 2007 Bible-Tearing Case

The District Court in Gdynia, Poland has dismissed charges against vocalist/guitarist Adam "Nergal" Darski of Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH in connection with a September 2007 incident when he reportedly called the Catholic Church "the most murderous cult on the planet" during a BEHEMOTH performance in Gdynia and tore up a copy of the Bible onstage ...

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BEHEMOTH To Tour U.S. With WATAIN

METALLICA, SLAYER, MEGADETH and ANTHRAX — the so-called "Big Four" of 1980s thrash metal — played together for the first time in history this past Wednesday night (June 16) in front of 81,000 fans at the Sonisphere festival at Bemowo Airport in Warsaw, Poland. Opening the show was Poland's own BEHEMOTH. An interview with BEHEMOTH ...

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BEHEMOTH Films 'Alas The Lord Is Upon Me' Video

Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH have shot a video for the song "Alas The Lord Is Upon Me", taken from the band's latest album, "Evangelion". The clip was produced and directed by Rafal Szermanowicz and Grupa 13, which previously helmed BEHEMOTH's videos for "Ov Fire And The Void" and "At The Left Hand Ov God". Commented ...

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BEHEMOTH Frontman Interviewed At Sydney's UTOPIA RECORDS

Metal Matt conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Adam "Nergal" Darski of Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH when the band took part in a signing session at Utopia Records in Sydney, Australia on April 15 during the group's Australian tour. Watch the chat in two parts below. BEHEMOTH was honored in the "Album Of The Year (Heavy ...

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Disciples of the Unseen - AETERNAM

Never any shortage of quality metal acts in Canada, particularly the Province of Quebec, it is AETERNAM's turn to make a cannonball splash in the heavy music pool with debut album "Disciples of the Unseen". The Quebec City band proves themselves not only exceedingly capable musicians, but also creative songwriters, albeit within the comparatively small ...

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BEHEMOTH Frontman On Religious Contradictions Of Poland

Guitarist/vocalist Adam "Nergal" Darski of Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH recently talked to Metal As Fuck about the ongoing efforts by the national conservative Polish political party Prawo i Sprawiedliwosc (PiS) (English translation: Law and Justice) to have him prosecuted for offending people's religious beliefs — a criminal offense under Polish law — for ...

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BEHEMOTH: St. Paul Concert Cancelled

Tonight's (Monday, January 25) BEHEMOTH concert at the Station 4 in St. Paul, Minnesota has been cancelled due to inclement weather. Commented the band: "We are currently stuck in North Dakota in a complete whiteout. They have closed Interstate 29 so we can't make it to the show tonight. SEPTICFLESH and LIGHTNING SWORDS OF DEATH ...

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Polish Political Party Goes After BEHEMOTH Frontman Over 2007 Bible-Tearing Incident

Gazeta.pl reports that two and a half years after vocalist/guitarist Adam "Nergal" Darski of Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH destroyed a Bible during a concert Poland, the national conservative Polish political party Prawo i Sprawiedliwosc (PiS) (English translation: Law and Justice) wants the band's frontman to be prosecuted for offending people's religious beliefs — ...

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BEHEMOTH: New Video Interview With NERGAL Posted Online

Metal Mark of SkullsNBones.com conducted an interview with vocalist/guitarist Adam "Nergal" Darski of Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH before the band's January 10, 2010 concert in Atlanta, Georgia. Watch the chat below. BEHEMOTH kicked off its North American "Evangelia Amerika" headlining tour on January 7 at the Theater Of The Living Arts in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (with ...

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BEHEMOTH: Video Footage From North American Tour Kick-Off Available

Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH kicked off their North American "Evangelia Amerika" headlining tour this past Thursday night (January 7) at the Theater Of The Living Arts in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (with support from SEPTICFLESH and LIGHTNING SWORDS OF DEATH). The band's setlist was as follows: 01. Ov Fire And The Void 02. Demigod 03. Shemamforash 04. ...

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