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BEHEMOTH: Live Album Details Revealed

Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH will release their first live album, "At the Arena ov Aion – Live Apostasy", in October 2008 via Regain Records. The CD will be available as digibook (15 tracks) and metalbox (including a patch, a guitar pic and bonus songs). "At the Arena ov Aion – Live Apostasy" (see cover artwork ...

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BEHEMOTH Frontman Checks In

Frontman Adam "Nergal" Darski of the Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH has issued the following update: "So, we've started a festival season. Two very successful weekends behind us and I guess it's time for some reflection now. "First of all, we are extremely excited to be part of some of the best open-air events taking place ...

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SLAYER: 'Reign In Blood' Book Now On Sale

Continuum Books' "33 1/3: Reign in Blood", the first English-language book about SLAYER, is now on sale. The book made its world debut at Square Records in Akron, Ohio Saturday, May 31. The first three copies were signed by author D.X. Ferris, on sale for a special price of $6.66, and numbered 6, 66, and ...

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BEHEMOTH Completes 'The Apostasy' Touring Cycle

Poland's most blasphemous and entertaining export BEHEMOTH has completed its year-long worldwide campaign in support of "The Apostasy", which is the group's most successful offering yet. The most recent trek as part of "The Invaluable Darkness Tour Part 2" as direct support to DIMMU BORGIR marked the band's third and final stateside run for this ...

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Norway's INFERNO Festival: Special Trailer Available

Contraband Candy's Inferno festival trailer featuring interviews with King of GORGOROTH and SAHG, Nergal of BEHEMOTH, Maniac, once of MAYHEM and now with blackened doom-punks SKITLIV, the outrageous and controversial Kvarforth of SHINING and loads more can be viewed below. Inferno festival was held March 19-22, 2008 at the Rockefeller and John Dee venues in ...

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BEHEMOTH: New Audio Interview With NERGAL Available

BEHEMOTH frontman Adam "Nergal" Darski was interviewed for this week's edition of the The Governor's Ball", which is available for download at this location. Nergal discusses the surge in BEHEMOTH's popularity, Christianity and his admiration for SLIPKNOT. BEHEMOTH is currently on the road in North America as part of "The Invaluable Darkness Tour ...

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BEHEMOTH Announces Summer Festival Appearances

Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH have lined up a number of European festival appearances this summer to complete "The Apostasy" touring cycle. Commented the group's mainan Nergal: "We are stoked beyond belief! We've just confirmed a number of best summer festivals across Europe and I can't think of a better way to end the promotional campaign ...

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BEHEMOTH Shoots New Video

Polish black/death metallers BEHEMOTH are set to make their much anticipated return to North America this spring on "The Invaluable Darkness Tour Part 2" as direct support to DIMMU BORGIR. The month-long trek, which kicks off on April 2, also features KEEP OF KALESSIN in the support slot and marks BEHEMOTH's third stateside run in ...

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BEHEMOTH Frontman In Hot Water Over Bible-Tearing Incident

Ryszard Nowak, who heads the All-Polish Committee for Defence against Sects, has reportedly registered an official complaint with the authorities in Poland regarding a BEHEMOTH concert that took place in the Polish city of Gdynia in September 2007 that included the destruction of a Bible by the band's leader, vocalist/guitarist Adam "Nergal" Darski. During a ...

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BEHEMOTH to Film Paris Show For Upcoming DVD

Polish extreme metal act BEHEMOTH will film its February 17, 2008 concert at La Locomotive in Paris, France for an upcoming DVD. Commented vocalist/guitarist Adam "Nergal" Darski: "I've been thinking about this DVD for a long time now. Our last release, 'Crush.Fukk.Create', seems to be pretty outdated. We've released two records in new lineup since ...

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BEHEMOTH: April 2007 NYC Concert Footage Posted Online

MetalKult.com has just posted four new live videos from Polish extreme metal act BEHEMOTH. The footage — including the songs "Slaves Shall Serve", "Horns Ov Baphomet", "Christians to the Lions" and "Chant for Eschaton 2000" — was captured when the four-piece came to New York City on April 29, 2007 to play Irving Plaza in ...

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BEHEMOTH Featured On This Weekend's 'Rebel Access' TV

Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH will be the featured band on this Sunday's (January 20) "Rebel Access" TV, which airs at 10:00 p.m. on Channel 19 all over the Chicagoland area. The entire episode is dedicated to BEHEMOTH, featuring an exclusive interview with Adam "Nergal" Darski, along with performance footage. During the interview, Nergal explains the ...

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BEHEMOTH Signs European Deal With NUCLEAR BLAST RECORDS

Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH have inked a European deal with Nuclear Blast Records. Commented Nuclear Blast A&R manager Jaap Wagemaker: "BEHEMOTH have evolved into one of the best extreme technical metal bands from Europe. Last year, I saw them on stage several times and every time they came, they saw and they conquered, leaving the ...

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BEHEMOTH Mainman Checks In

BEHEMOTH mainman Adam "Nergal" Darski has issued the following update: "It feels great to finally be back in Poland, especially after spending the last eight months intensely touring across almost every corner of the globe. I'm very proud and satisfied at the same time: our live activities have never been so splendorous and prestigious. Now ...

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KATAKLYSM And BEHEMOTH To Team Up For More European Dates

After sending shockwaves across Europe this past September and October, one of the most succesful touring packages has reassembled once again. KATAKLYSM and BEHEMOTH have joned forces for a quick European tour that will hit mainly the UK and Iberia (Spain, Portugal) in February 2008. KATAKLYSM will also introduce a new song from its upcoming ...

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BEHEMOTH Frontman Comments On DECAPITATED Drummer's Passing

BEHEMOTH mainman Adam "Nergal" Darski issued the following statement on Friday (November 2) regarding the passing of DECAPITATED drummer Witold "Vitek" Kieltyka, who died at the age of 23 in a Russian hospital from injuries sustained in a recent road collision: "It's still so abstract to me…I don't know what to say, don't know what ...

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BEHEMOTH: 'Prometherion' Video Available

Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH filmed video for the track "Prometherion" this past summer. Shot by acclaimed director Soren (ALL THAT REMAINS, UNEARTH), the clip is a frenetic, savage performance based video that perfectly showcases the band's unrelenting energy and uncompromising vision. Watch the video below courtesy of Headbanger's Blog. (NOTE: Video stream is not available ...

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BEHEMOTH Frontman Looking Forward To 'Radio Rebellion Tour'

Polish extreme metal titans BEHEMOTH made their triumphant return to North America this week to strike fear into the hearts of the masses with their largest and most elaborate stage production yet. This month-long trek, dubbed the Radio Rebellion Tour, will see them co-headlining alongside JOB FOR A COWBOY with GOJIRA and BENEATH THE MASSACRE ...

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