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SAHG: New Songtitles Revealed

Norwegian heavy rockers SAHG, who feature in their ranks members of GORGOROTH, MANNGARD and AUDREY HORNE, have issued the following update: "The recording sessions for the upcoming second SAHG album are finally coming to an end. Among the songs on the album are 'Ascent To Decadence', 'Pyromancer', 'Echoes Ring Forever' and 'From Conscious Sleep'. More ...

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SAHG To Resume Recording Second Album

Norwegian heavy rockers SAHG, who feature in their ranks members of GORGOROTH, MANNGARD and AUDREY HORNE, have issued the following update: "On June 29, SAHG re-enters the studio to record the final tracks for their second album. For this final recording session, the band has ended up in the same location as 'Sahg I' was ...

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SATYRICON Recruits BRUTUS Guitarist

Guitarist Schoft of the brutal Dutch death metal band BRUTUS has reportedly been tapped by Norwegian black metallers SATYRICON as the group's new touring guitarist. Schoft has already played three shows with the group in Mexico and is preparing to join them for the upcoming summer festival appearances. Fan-filmed video footage of SATYRICON's June 8, ...

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SAHG To Release New Album In October

Norwegian heavy rockers SAHG, who feature in their ranks members of GORGOROTH, MANNGARD and AUDREY HORNE, have issued the following update: "The second SAHG album is set for an October release [via Regain Records]. The specific date is not confirmed yet, but will be shortly. The band has completed the material, and will re-enter the ...

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PENTAGRAM To Play Turkey's ROCK 'N COKE Festival

After celebrating its 20th anniversary this year with a very special sold-out tour that covered four cities (Istanbul, Ankara, Izmir, Antalya), Turkey's PENTAGRAM (now known internationally as MEZARKABUL to avoid confusion with an American doom metal band, though they are still known as PENTAGRAM in their home country) has been confirmed for the Rock 'n ...

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SAHG Hard At Work On New Album

Norwegian heavy rockers SAHG, who feature in their ranks members of GORGOROTH, MANNGARD and AUDREY HORNE, have finished laying down the basic tracks fo about half the new album. "These first days in the studio has given us a great start, and have put down a solid foundation for the new album," says frontman Olav ...

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SATYRICON: More Dates Announced

Norwegian black metallers SATYRICON have liend up the following dates: Jun. 29 - Leipzig, Germany - With Full Force Jun. 30 - Austria - Soul Of Metal Festival Jul. 05 - Geiselwind, Germany - Battle of Metal Jul. 14 - Stavern, Norway - Stavernfestivalen Jul. 21 - Mo I Rana, Norway - Vika Aug. 05 ...

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SATYRICON: New Blood Wanted

Norwegian black metallers SATYRICON have issued the following update: "We are looking to recruit a rhythm guitar player and a bass player for our live band, with immediate effect. "You are a skilled musician with some touring experience. Your age is of no big concern, if you are good enough, you are good enough. However, ...

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SATYRICON, 3 INCHES OF BLOOD, DAATH To Tour Together?

SATYRICON, 3 INCHES OF BLOOD, DAATH and ABIGAIL WILLIAMS are scheduled to perform at the Masquerade in Atlanta, Georgia on Saturday, April 21. More dates are expected to be announced soon. SATYRICON is confirmed for the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival, set to take place April 27-28 at the Palladium in Worcester, Massachusetts. SATYRICON's ...

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SAMAEL Signs With NUCLEAR BLAST RECORDS

Swiss metal experimentalists SAMAEL have inked a deal with Nuclear Blast Records. The group's eighth album, "Solar Soul", is scheduled for release on June 15. Songtitles set to appear on the CD include "Solar Soul", "Promised Land", "Slavocracy", "Western Ground" and "On the Rise". Commented vocalist Vorph: "We're thrilled to enter this new collaboration with ...

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SATYRICON: '2007 Is A Year Of Songwriting'

Norwegian black metallers SATYRICON have issued the following update: "As many of you already know, we are confirmed to perform at Germany's With Full Force and Battle of Metal [festivals] plus Brutal Assault in the Chech Republic. The actual day we are playing has not been set in stone yet at any of these festivals ...

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SEPTIC FLESH To Reunite For Greece's METAL HEALING FESTIVAL

Greek death metal legends SEPTIC FLESH will reunite for one-off performance at the Metal Healing Festival, set to take place July 20-22 in Thessaloniki, Greece. The running order is as follows: Friday, July 20: 00:00 - 01:15 RAGE 02:50 - 23:40 ORPHANED LAND 21:50 - 22:35 ROTTING CHRIST 20:50 - 21:35 ABORTED 19:50 - 20:35 ...

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SATYRICON: 'We Are Now Ready To Come Over To America Again'

Norwegian black metallers SATYRICON have issued the following update: "We have so much news for you on the new album in writing and many stories to tell from our visits to Australia and Japan. We'll fill you in on that later. Finally the necesarry permits and paperwork have been sorted on Frost's [drums] behalf and ...

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SAMAEL: 'Aeonics - An Anthology' Collection Detailed

Century Media Records will shortly release a SAMAEL anthology, entitled "Aeonics - An Anthology", to coincide with the band's 20th anniversary. A collection of 19 songs spanning SAMAEL's entire Century Media catalog, the CD comes in a black slipcase with a 24-page booklet, containing pictures and lyrics. SAMAEL supervised the entire project and frontman Vorph ...

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ABORTED, PENTAGRAM Confirmed For Greece's METAL HEALING Festival

ABORTED, PENTAGRAM and DEVISER have been confirmed for the Metal Healing festival, set to take place July 20-22 in Thessaloniki, Greece. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): ABORTED COMMUNIC DEMENZIA DESTRUCTION DEVISER DISTORTION OF PERCEPTION EKTOMORF EMERALD SUN FIREWIND THE HAUNTED LEAVES' EYES L.O.S.T. LUNARSEA MYSTIC PROPHECY NAER MATARON NIGHTRAGE ...

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SAHG To Perform At Norway's CLIVEAID

Norwegian heavy rockers SAHG, who feature in their ranks members of GORGOROTH, MANNGARD and AUDREY HORNE, will perform at the Cliveaid show at the Garage Club in Bergen, Norway on Friday, March 30. Also scheduled to appear are THUNDERBOLT, CRUEL, KRAKOW and CAT CALL. Cliveaid was set up in 2004 as a fund-raising event for ...

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SAHG Named 'Norwegian Band Of The Year'

Norwegian heavy rockers SAHG, who feature in their ranks members of GORGOROTH, MANNGARD and AUDREY HORNE, were voted "Norwegian Band of the Year" by the listeners of the hard rock/metal show "Pyro", which airs on Norway's national radio station NRK P3. SAHG reportedly received more votes than such other bands as SATYRICON, I and KEEP ...

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Turkey's PENTAGRAM To Celebrate 20th Anniversary

According to a posting on the Turkish webzine Deli Kasap, Turkey's most famous and biggest heavy metal band PENTAGRAM (now known internationally as MEZARKABUL to avoid confusion with an American doom metal band, though they are still known as PENTAGRAM in their home country) — whose last live performance was on July 4, ...

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SAHG: In Writing Mode

Norwegian heavy rockers SAHG, featuring members of GORGOROTH, MANNGARD and AUDREY HORNE, have issued the following update: "SAHG is currently writing and rehearsing songs for the second album, which for the time being is due for release autumn 2007. The new material is quickly taking shape, and we plan to start recording already in January. ...

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