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SATYRICON: New Audio Interview With FROST Available

A nine-minute audio interview with SATYRICON drummer Frost, conducted recently by Andrew Haug of Triple J's "Full Metal Racket" (based in Australia), can be downloaded at this location (7.89 MB). PyroMusic.net recently uploaded over 100 photos from the December 5 SATYRICON show in Sydney, Australia with Tasmania's RUINS supporting (featuring Dave Haley and ...

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The Diabolic Procession - BIBLE OF THE DEVIL

Right out of the starting gate, Chicago's BIBLE OF THE DEVIL parties like it's 1979, tossing out galloping moon-boot riffs like candy off a parade float and singing about ridiculous shit in the most earnest voice since Paul Stanley's. Like some demented bastard child of KISS, RIOT, PENTAGRAM and the New Wave of British Heavy ...

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SATYRICON: Photos From Last Night's Sydney Concert Posted Online

PyroMusic.net has uploaded over 100 photos from last night's near-sold out SATYRICON show in Sydney, Australia with Tasmania's RUINS supporting (featuring Dave Haley and Joe Haly of PSYCROPTIC, THE AMENTA). The crowd of around 1,000 were treated to two encores from SATYRICON, who reportedly "put on a great show." Photos of both bands can be ...

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SAHG: Live Video Posted Online

A video clip of Norwegian heavy rockers SAHG (featuring members of GORGOROTH, MANNGARD and AUDREY HORNE) performing the song "The Executioner Undead" at the Hole In The Sky festival in August 2006 in Bergen, Norway has been posted online at YouTube.com. SAHG's debut album, "Sahg 1", was released in July via Candlelight Records. ...

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SATYRICON: New Live Video Available

A video clip of Norwegian black metallers SATYRICON performing live in Stockholm, Sweden during the group's recent European tour has been posted online at the Roadrunner Records U.K. web site. As previously reported, SATYRICON will take part in an in-store signing session at the new Utopia store in Sydney, Australia on Monday, December ...

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WRAITH OF THE ROPES' HEARST Launches 'Doom Metal' Solo Project

E.M. Hearst, guitarist, bassist, co-programmer and electronic percussionist/drummer for Hamilton, Ohio-based WRAITH OF THE ROPES, has issued the following update: "I have started a 'traditional doom metal' solo project... I'm calling it HERMIT. It's influenced by all the classic doom bands like SABBATH, PENTAGRAM, VITUS, REVELATION, etc... with my own touch of madness thrown in. ...

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MANNHAI: PENTAGRAM Tribute Split Single Available

MANNHAI, the Finnish group whose current lineup includes singer Pasi Koskinen (ex-AMORPHIS, AJATTARA), has issued the following update: "MANNHAI has a brand new PENTAGRAM tribute 7" split single with Finnish doom metallers REVEREND BIZARRE out! Both of the bands do one PENTAGRAM cover song on this vinyl released by The Church Within Records. Jürgen Hendlmeier ...

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MONTERREY METAL FEST Pre-Party Final Details Revealed

The official 2006 Monterrey Metal Fest pre-party will be held on Friday, November 17, 2006 at the Cafe Iguana in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico with mini-sets from the following bands: JOE STUMP HYDROGYN BLUDGEON VAINGLORY FORLORN VALE HERENWEN SOULS ON FIRE BLACKSMITH PENTAGRAM The cost of the ticket for the pre-party is 100 pesos presenting ...

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Psalm 9 - TROUBLE

Black sheets of raining doom rock cascade down, Old Testament prophecies come true in vengeful bursts of fire, and the bastards indeed pay! TROUBLE should have knocked the world on its ass in 1984 with this low-budget slab of creepy, ethereal metal, a distillation of the gloom of prime SABBATH, the out-to-lunch spaceman rock of ...

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SATYRICON: 'Russia Was A Blast!'

Norwegian black metallers SATYRICON have posted the following message on their official web site: "The opening show is in Lillestrøn, Norway today. The set list will change quite a lot from show to show as we have covered most of Norway already on this record. We're also playing old and new songs that we did ...

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FALCON Completes Work On Second Album

FALCON, the raw heavy rock power trio featuring guitarist/vocalist Perry Grayson (ex-DESTINY'S END, ex-ARTISAN, ISEN TORR and Metal Maniacs scribe), bassist/keyboardist Greg Lindstrom (CIRITH UNGOL) and drummer Darin McCloskey (PALE DIVINE), have completed recording and mixing their second full-length album, "Die Wontcha". "Die Wontcha" was recorded and mixed at the Polar Bear Lair in Middletown, ...

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The Burning Halo - DRACONIAN

Finding ponderous, majestic gothic metal with female vocals on Napalm Records is about as shocking as finding an egg coming out the ass of a chicken. The label has definitely cornered the market of late on romantic, dramatic Eurometal with various permutations of goth, doom and death mixed in. Sweden's DRACONIAN, a rising star on ...

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Mexico's MONTERREY METAL FEST: Final Lineup Announced

The final lineup has been announced for the 2006 Monterrey Metal Fest, set to take place Saturday, November 18, 2006 at the Coca Cola Auditorium in the city of Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. It is as follows: Main Stage: BLIND GUARDIAN (Headliner) U.D.O. (Co-Headliner) CATHEDRAL EDGUY OBITUARY DEICIDE LEAVES EYES SADUS 2nd Stage: JOE STUMP'S ...

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REIGN OF TERROR, BLUDGEON, HYDROGYN Confirmed For Mexico's MONTERREY METAL FEST

REIGN OF TERROR (featuring guitarist Joe Stump and ex-LOUDNESS/YNGWIE MALMSTEEN vocalist Mike Vescera), BLUDGEON, HYDROGYN, VAINGLORY, MALIGNO, DIMENSION, SOULS ON FIRE, SOLITUDE, MULUC PAX and PENTAGRAM have been confirmed as the second-stage performers at the 2006 Monterrey Metal Fest, set to be held on Saturday, November 18 at the Coca Cola Auditorium in the city ...

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SATYRICON To Tour Australia In December

Norwegian black metallers SATYRICON will embark on an Australian tour in December. Confirmed dates are as follows: Dec. 01 - The HQ, Adelaide Dec. 02 - The Hi Fi Bar, Melbourne Dec. 05 - The Metro Theatre, Sydney Dec. 06 - The Arena, Brisbane As previously reported, SATYRICON has posted its video for the song ...

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SATYRICON Checks In From The Road

Norwegian black metallers SATYRICON have posted the following "report from the road": "The tour so far has been really well visited and that makes playing 31 shows in 35 days so much easier! Crowds are great and the band is really having the best of times on stage. Seems like the crowds (for the most) ...

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CRADLE OF FILTH: European Tour Dates Announced

British extreme metallers CRADLE OF FILTH have lined up the following European tour dates: Nov. 12 - 013 - Tilburg, NETH Nov. 13 - Bataclan - Paris, FRA Nov. 15 - ABBox - Brussels, BEL Nov. 16 - La Laiterie - Strasbourg, FRA Nov. 17 - La Cooperative de Mai Clermont - Ferrand, FRA Nov. ...

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Mexico's MONTERREY METAL FEST: Second-Stage Lineup Revealed

Dark Vission Entertainment, the promoters of the 2006 Monterrey Metal Fest and Mexico's Rock Metal magazine, have announced the second-stage lineup for the third edition of the Monterrey Metal Fest, set to take place Saturday, September 23, 2006 at the Coca Cola Auditorium in the city of Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. SLAYER will headline and ...

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