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TOM GABRIEL FISCHER: 'Success Breeds Arrogance And, In Some Cases, Boundless Self-Importance'

Former CELTIC FROST and current TRIPTYKON frontman Tom Gabriel Fischer has issued the following update via his blog: "Success breeds arrogance and, in some cases, boundless self-importance. A mechanism which appears even more preposterous if the attention in question predates a particular person's presence to a major extent and is thus largely borrowed in lieu ...

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TOM GABRIEL FISCHER's Death Masks Featured In TERRORIZER Magazine

Former CELTIC FROST singer/guitarist Tom Gabriel Fischer's "Antecedent Death" concrete death mask project is featured in an illustrated article in the current issue of England's Terrorizer magazine (issue 172, July 2008). Tom Gabriel Fischer recently announced the formation of his new band, TRIPTYKON, also featuring Reed St. Mark (ex-CELTIC FROST), V. Santura (DARK FORTRESS) and ...

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SODOM To Tour South America In September

Veteran German thrashers SODOM have lined up the following South American dates: Sep. 05 - (YV) Caracas @ [to be confirmed] Sep. 06 - (CO) Bogota @ Downtown 727 Sep. 07 - (EQ) Quito @ Factory Sep. 09 - (RCH) Santiago @ Teatro la Cupula Sep. 10 - (RA) Buenos Aires @ El Teatro Flores ...

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SODOM: Footage From France's HELLFEST Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of the veteran German thrash metal band SODOM performing the song "Sodomy and Lust" on June 21, 2008 at the Hellfest in Clisson, France can be viewed below (clip uploaded by Dave Ingham a.k.a. YouTube user "triptykon"). SODOM is planning on releasing the second part of its "Lords of Depravity" DVD later ...

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DEATH ANGEL: Footage From France's HELLFEST Available

Fan-filmed video footage of the veteran San Francisco Bay Area metal band DEATH ANGEL performing the song "Evil Priest" on June 20, 2008 at the Hellfest in Clisson, France can be viewed below (clip uploaded by Dave Ingham a.k.a. YouTube user "triptykon"). MetalKult.com has just posted a 19-clip video interview with DEATH ANGEL guitarists Rob ...

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MAYHEM: Footage From France's HELLFEST Available

Fan-filmed video footage of the Norwegian black metal band MAYHEM performing the song "Freezing Moon" on June 20, 2008 at the Hellfest in Clisson, France can be viewed below (clip uploaded by Dave Ingham a.k.a. YouTube user "triptykon"). MAYHEM recently parted ways with guitarist/songwriter Blasphemer (a.k.a. Rune Eriksen). MAYHEM was honored in the "Metal" category ...

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OBITUARY Frontman Checks In

Vocalist John Tardy of the Florida death metal legends OBITUARY has issued the following update: "Another great festival run that took us through Austria, Spain, France, Belgium, Germany and Italy. We really had a good time and thank all our fans for coming out and supporting us. We also would like to thank all the ...

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Reunited AT THE GATES: Footage From HELLFEST Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of the reactivated Swedish metallers AT THE GATES performing the song "Kingdom Gone" on June 22, 2008 at the Hellfest in Clisson, France can be viewed below (clip uploaded by Dave Ingham a.k.a. YouTube user "triptykon"). AT THE GATES played its first three shows since announcing its reunion May 8-11, 2008 as ...

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OBITUARY: HELLFEST Footage Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of Florida death metal legends OBITUARY performing the song "Find the Arise" on June 22, 2008 at the Hellfest in Clisson, France can be viewed below (clip uploaded by Dave Ingham a.k.a. YouTube user "triptykon"). OBITUARY has just completed work on a new EP entitled "Left to Die". The EP will contain ...

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TESTAMENT: HELLFEST Footage Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of San Francisco Bay Area metal veterans TESTAMENT performing the song "Over the Wall" on June 20, 2008 at the Hellfest in Clisson, France can be viewed below (clip uploaded by Dave Ingham a.k.a. YouTube user "triptykon"). TESTAMENT was honored with the "Album of the Year" Metal Hammer Golden Gods Award for ...

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Reunited FORBIDDEN: HELLFEST Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of reactivated San Francisco Bay Area thrash metal veterans FORBIDDEN performing the song "Off the Edge" on June 22, 2008 at the Hellfest in Clisson, France can be viewed below (clip uploaded by Dave Ingham a.k.a. YouTube user "triptykon"). As previously reported, FORBIDDEN has tapped Mark Hernandez (HEATHEN, DEFIANCE, RE:IGNITION, VIO-LENCE, TORQUE, ...

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CARCASS: Montreal Show Announced

Reactivated British extreme metal pioneers CARCASS will perform at Medley in Montreal, Quebec, Canada on September 8. So far the following CARCASS North American tour dates have been announced: Sep. 06 - New York, NY @ Nokia Theatre Sep. 07 - Montreal, QC @ Medley Sep. 08 - Toronto, ON @ Opera House Fan-filmed video ...

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CARCASS: Toronto Show Announced

Reactivated British extreme metal pioneers CARCASS will perform at the Opera House in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on September 8. Support at the show will come from SUFFOCATION and ABORTED. Tickets go on sale on July 3. So far the following CARCASS North American tour dates have been announced: Sep. 06 - New York, NY @ ...

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MORBID ANGEL: Performance Footage Of New Song Available

Legendary Florida death metallers MORBID ANGEL debuted a new song, "Nevermore", at their first show with new touring guitarist, ZYKLON's longtime axemeister Destructhor (a.k.a. Thor Anders Myhren), on Sunday, June 22 at the Hellfest in Clisson, France. Fan-filmed video footage of the "Nevermore" performance can be viewed below (clip uploaded by Dave Ingham a.k.a. YouTube ...

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