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DJERV To Perform At Norway's BY:LARM Festival

DJERV — the Norwegian band featuring singer Agnete Kjølsrud of ANIMAL ALPHA, drummer Erlend Gjerde of STONEGARD and WARDRUNA and guitarist Stian Kårstad of TRELLDOM — will perform at next year's by:Larm festival, set to take place February 17-19, 2011 in Oslo, Norway. The group states, "It's a showcase festival that's also open to the ...

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DECREPIT BIRTH: Quality Denver Footage Available

"Superskum" (web site) has uploaded quality video footage of DECREPIT BIRTH's October 27, 2010 performance in Denver, Colorado. You can now watch the clips below. "Polarity", the third album from DECREPIT BIRTH, sold around 1,300 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at position No. 18 ...

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THE ROTTED Interviewed On Israeli Radio Show (Audio)

U.K. punk-infused death metallers THE ROTTED were interviewed for this past Saturday's (December 18) edition of the Israeli radio show "Met Al Metal" after landing in Israel for a short tour with local band THE FADING. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. THE ROTTED recently released the "Anarchogram" EP ...

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HARDCORE SUPERSTAR Drummer Interviewed By 'The Metalheadz' (Video)

Peter Bailey of "The Metalheadz" radio show conducted an interview with drummer Magnus "Adde" Andreasson of Swedish sleaze rockers HARDCORE SUPERSTAR at the Hard Rock Hell IV festival, which was held December 3-5, 2010 at Pontins in Prestatyn, North Wales, United Kingdom. You can now watch the chat below. HARDCORE SUPERSTAR's latest album, "Split Your ...

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ENTOMBED Confirmed For Czech Republic's OBSCENE EXTREME Festival

Swedish metal veterans ENTOMBED have been confirmed for next year's edition of the Obscene Extreme festival, set to take place July 7-9, 2011 at the festival area Battlefield in Trutnov, Czech Republic. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): DISLIKE ENTOMBED FLESHROT GRONIBARD IDIOT CONVENTION INSTINCT OF SURVIVAL LOCK UP PSYCHO ...

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THE PROJECT HATE MCMXCIX: 'Bleeding The New Apocalypse' Artwork, Track Listing Unveiled

THE PROJECT HATE MCMXCIX — the Swedish band featuring Jörgen Sandström (vocals; VICIOUS ART, KRUX, ex-ENTOMBED, GRAVE), Lord K. Philipson (guitar; TORTURE DIVISION, ex-GOD AMONG INSECTS, HOUSE OF USHER, LEUKEMIA), Anders Bertilsson (guitar; COLDWORKER), Tobben Gustafsson (drums; TORTURE DIVISION, VOMITORY) and Portuguese vocalist Ms. Roque (a.k.a. Ruby Roque of WITCHBREED) — will release its seventh ...

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IN SOLITUDE Signs With METAL BLADE RECORDS

Metal Blade Records has announced the signing of the Uppsala, Sweden-based metal act IN SOLITUDE. The band entered Nicke Andersson's (THE HELLACOPTERS, ENTOMBED, IMPERIAL STATE ELECTRIC) brand new studio Gutterview Recorders in Stockholm, Sweden with producer Fred Estby (DISMEMBER) on November 15 to begin recording its sophomore album for a spring release. Commented IN SOLITUDE: ...

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Infernal Earthly Divine - CRUCIFYRE

If you've not yet felt the tremors created by this one, you soon will. An album that registers this high on the Richter scale will not go unnoticed. One of the best Pulverised releases of at least the past year, CRUCIFYRE's "Infernal Earthly Divine" comes with at team of heavyweight death metal players with resumes ...

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AMON AMARTH: New Album Title, Release Date Revealed

Swedish Viking metallers AMON AMARTH have set "Surtur Rising" as the title of their eighth studio album, due on March 29, 2011 via Metal Blade Records. Frontman Johan Hegg told Terrorizer magazine, "Obviously, the songs are going to be AMON AMARTH — that's what we've always done — but we wanted to put a little ...

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HARDCORE SUPERSTAR: Third 'Split Your Lip' Trailer Released

The third trailer for "Split Your Lip", the new album from Swedish sleaze rockers HARDCORE SUPERSTAR, can be viewed below. The CD is scheduled for release in Europe on November 26 via Nuclear Blast Records (except in Scandinavia, where it will be made available through Gain Records). The album's first single, a two-side split featuring ...

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SPAZMOSITY Drummer Involved In Motorcycle Accident

Drummer Dimitri "Dimman" Jungi of Swedish death/black metallers SPAZMOSITY was recently involved in a motorcycle accident. As a result, all of the band's remaining concerts in 2010 have been canceled. SPAZMOSITY will return to the live and festival scene in early 2011. SPAZMOSITY's curent lineup includes vocalist Ola Lindgren (GRAVE) who replaced Peter Emanuelsson last ...

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HARDCORE SUPERSTAR Schedules Gothenburg Signing Session

Swedish sleaze rockers HARDCORE SUPERSTAR will take part in a signing session on Saturday, November 27 at 2:00 p.m. at Media Markt Bäckebol in Gothenburg, Sweden. "Split Your Lip", the new album from HARDCORE SUPERSTAR, is scheduled for release in Europe on November 26 via Nuclear Blast Records (except in Scandinavia, where it will be ...

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A Day On The Road With ENTOMBED

ENTOMBED/ex-SATYRICON bassist Victor Brandt recently made a two-day visit to Warwick headquarters in Markneukirchen, Germany between show dates during ENTOMBED's European tour with the mighty VOLBEAT. Victor had all the enthusiasm and wonder of a child in a sweet factory the minute he stepped inside. He was given a complimentary tour of the entire factory ...

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THE PROJECT HATE MCMXCIX: New Album Title, Release Date Announced

THE PROJECT HATE MCMXCIX — the Swedish band featuring Jörgen Sandström (vocals; VICIOUS ART, KRUX, ex-ENTOMBED, GRAVE), Lord K. Philipson (guitar; TORTURE DIVISION, ex-GOD AMONG INSECTS, HOUSE OF USHER, LEUKEMIA), Anders Bertilsson (guitar; COLDWORKER), Tobben Gustafsson (drums; TORTURE DIVISION, VOMITORY) and Portuguese vocalist Ms. Roque (a.k.a. Ruby Roque of WITCHBREED) — has set "Bleeding The ...

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AMON AMARTH Recording New Album

Swedish Viking metallers AMON AMARTH have issued the following update: The last couple of months we have been busy working on our follow-up to 'Twilight Of The Thunder God'. Ten songs were written and on October 1 we started tracking drums for the album in Park Studios. After a short trip to Tokyo, which included ...

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HARDCORE SUPERSTAR: Second 'Split Your Lip' Trailer Released

The second trailer for "Split Your Lip", the new album from Swedish sleaze rockers HARDCORE SUPERSTAR, can be viewed below. The CD is scheduled for release in Europe on November 26 via Nuclear Blast Records (except in Scandinavia, where it will be made available through Gain Records). The album's first single, a two-side split featuring ...

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PORTRAIT's New Album To Be Mixed By NICKE ANDERSSON

Swedish heavy metallers PORTRAIT have tapped Nicke Andersson (IMPERIAL STATE ELECTRIC, DEATH BREATH, THE HELLACOPTERS, ENTOMBED) to mix their second full-length album, "Crimen Laesae Majestatis Divinae", at Deuce Studio. The CD is currently being recorded at Necromorbus Studio (WATAIN, UNANIMATED, DESTRÖYER 666) in Alvik, Sweden for a tentative early 2011 release via Metal Blade Records. ...

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THE PROJECT HATE MCMXCIX Completes Work On New Album

THE PROJECT HATE MCMXCIX — the Swedish band featuring Jörgen Sandström (vocals; VICIOUS ART, KRUX, ex-ENTOMBED, GRAVE), Lord K. Philipson (guitar; TORTURE DIVISION, ex-GOD AMONG INSECTS, HOUSE OF USHER, LEUKEMIA), Anders Bertilsson (guitar; COLDWORKER), Tobben Gustafsson (drums; TORTURE DIVISION, VOMITORY) and Portuguese vocalist Ms. Roque (a.k.a. Ruby Roque of WITCHBREED) — has completed work on ...

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TRIDENT: 'Jaws Of Satan' Video Released

"Jaws Of Satan (Spawns Of Hell)", the new video from TRIDENT — the Swedish death metal band formed by guitarist Johan Norman (DISSECTION, SOULREAPER) — can be viewed below. The track comes off the group's debut album, "World Destruction", which came out on March 22 via Regain Records. The CD was recorded at Andy La ...

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DECREPIT BIRTH: New Video Interview With BILL ROBINSON

"Superskum" (web site) conducted an interview with vocalist Bill Robinson of Santa Cruz, California tech-death masters DECREPIT BIRTH when the band played in Denver, Colorado on October 27, 2010. You can now watch the chat below. "Polarity", the third album from DECREPIT BIRTH, sold around 1,300 copies in the United States in its ...

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HARDCORE SUPERSTAR: First 'Split Your Lip' Trailer Released

The first trailer for "Split Your Lip", the new album from Swedish sleaze rockers HARDCORE SUPERSTAR, can be viewed below. The CD is scheduled for release in Europe on November 26 via Nuclear Blast Records (except in Scandinavia, where it will be made available through Gain Records). The album's first single, a two-side split featuring ...

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ENTOMBED Bassist Launches Tour Blog; Footage From BAROEG OPEN AIR Available

Fan-filmed video footage of the newly expanded lineup of the long-running Swedish metal band ENTOMBED — featuring bassist Victor Brandt (TOTALT JÄVLA MÖRKER, AEON, SATYRICON) and second guitarist Nico Elgstrand (who previously played bass for the group) — performing at the Baroeg Open Air festival on September 11, 2010 at Baroeg in Rotterdam, The Netherlands ...

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ABORTED Vocalist Issues New Album Update

Vocalist Sven De Caluwé of death metal psychopaths ABORTED has issued the following update: "Besides ABORTED I have been busy with the release of the SYSTEM DIVIDE record, and further working on Avernus studios (graphic design studio) and Skarewear (serial killer/horror clothing line). Ken [Sorceron; guitar] has been busy with ABIGAIL WILLIAMS who also just ...

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WARBRINGER: Quality Atlanta Performance Footage

Swigged! TV has uploaded quality video footage of Los Angeles thrashers WARBRINGER performing the song "Total War" on October 13, 2010 at the Masquerade in Atlanta, Georgia. Check out the clip below. WARBRINGER last year parted ways with bassist Ben Bennett and was rejoined by Andy Laux. Andy played on the group's debut, "War Without ...

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NECRONAUT: Album Release Party Announced

A release party/showcare for the self-titled debut album from NECRONAUT, the solo project of former DISMEMBER/CARNAGE drummer Fred Estby, will be held on October 30 at Kafé 44 in Stockholm, Sweden beginning at 7:00 p.m. Guest-list requests can be sent to [email protected] NECRONAUT's first CD is scheduled for release on October 18 release via Regain ...

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HARDCORE SUPERSTAR: 'Split Your Lip' Artwork Unveiled

Swedish sleaze rockers HARDCORE SUPERSTAR will release their new album, "Split Your Lip", in Europe on November 26 via Nuclear Blast Records (except in Scandinavia, where it will be made available through Gain Records). The CD's first single, a two-side split featuring the songs "Moonshine" and "Guestlist", will be made available in early November exclusively ...

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