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TIM 'RIPPER' OWENS To Celebrate 10th Anniversary Of JUDAS PRIEST's 'Live In London'

Powerhouse American vocalist Tim "Ripper" Owens (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, BEYOND FEAR, JUDAS PRIEST, ICED EARTH) will celebrate the 10th anniversary of JUDAS PRIEST's "Live In London" album with a special performance at Gillmanfest - Barquisimetal 2011 on March 26 in Venezuela. In addition to playing PRIEST classics, Ripper will perform solo material and will be joined ...

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BYFROST Signs With AFM RECORDS

Norwegian blackened thrashers BYFROST have inked a deal with Germany's AFM Records. The band's sophomore album, "Of Death", will be released before the summer. The CD will be recorded at the Conclave and Earshot Studios in the band's home town of Bergen, and will be produced by ENSLAVED's Herbrand Larsen and VULTURE INDUSTRIES' Bjornar Nilsen, ...

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TIM ' RIPPER' OWENS To Guest On 'The Jimmy Star Show'

Powerhouse American vocalist Tim "Ripper" Owens (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, BEYOND FEAR, JUDAS PRIEST, ICED EARTH) will be a featured guest on "The Jimmy Star Show" hosted by King of Cool, Jimmy Star, along with his Cool Crowd of co-hosts, to discuss his latest projects, career, music, and the entertainment industries at large. "The Jimmy Star Show" ...

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Official TIM 'RIPPER' OWENS Wristband Available

Powerhouse American vocalist Tim "Ripper" Owens (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, BEYOND FEAR, JUDAS PRIEST, ICED EARTH) is selling the official "Ripper Wristband." It can be purchased for $20 at this location. Owens joined forces with restaurateur Randy Arehart to re-launch the Tap House on Waterloo Road in Akron, Ohio on October 16, 2010 to become ...

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HELHEIM: 'Dualitet Og Ulver' Video Released

"Dualitet og Ulver", the new video from Norway's HELHEIM, can be viewed below. The clip was filmed in the mountains surrounding the band's hometown of Bergen and features a guest appearance by TAAKE's Hoest. The track comes off the "Åsgards Fall" mini-CD, which was released in Norway on October 25, 2010 via Dark Essence Records ...

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TIM 'RIPPER' OWENS Performs Acoustic Versions Of METALLICA, JUDAS PRIEST, DIO, RAINBOW Classics

Video footage of powerhouse American vocalist Tim "Ripper" Owens (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, BEYOND FEAR, JUDAS PRIEST, ICED EARTH) performing acoustic versions of classic songs from METALLICA, NINE INCH NAILS, ALICE IN CHAINS, DIO, RAINBOW, JUDAS PRIEST and LYNYRD SKYNYRD on November 27, 2010 at Ripper Owens Tap House in Akron, Ohio can be viewed below. Owens ...

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ENSLAVED's IVAR BJØRNSON Interviewed By ETERNAL TERROR (Video)

Eternal Terror's Roy Kristensen conducted an interview with Ivar Bjørnson (guitar) of progressive/psychedelic Norwegian black metallers ENSLAVED at this year's edition of the Hole In The Sky festival (a.k.a. Bergen Metal Fest XI), which was held August 25-28 in Bergen, Norway. You can now watch the chat below. "Axioma Ethica Odini", the eleventh studio album ...

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TIM 'RIPPER' OWENS Performs With Son, Daughter In Quebec (Video)

Video footage of powerhouse American vocalist Tim "Ripper" Owens (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, BEYOND FEAR, JUDAS PRIEST, ICED EARTH) performing a cover version of the AC/DC classic "T.N.T." — with a special guest appearance by his son and daughter — on December 11, 2010 at the Metal Gathering in Lavaltrie, Quebec, Canada can be viewed below. "Play ...

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ENSLAVED: New Video Interview With GRUTLE KJELLSON (Video)

Char Tupper of MetalTitans.com recently conducted an interview with Grutle Kjellson (vocals/bass) of progressive/psychedelic Norwegian black metallers ENSLAVED. You can now watch the chat below. "Axioma Ethica Odini", the eleventh studio album from ENSLAVED, sold around 1,400 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at position No. 16 ...

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Twilight of the Gods - BLACK SUN

The pain…she's a comin' strong! That the blackening of the power source we call the sun is not the stuff of joyful celebration is inarguable. "Twilight of the Gods" by Glasgow misery mongers BLACK SUN is sludgy, abrasively post-punk, and noisy as hell. It is torment set to music. The players are vocalist/percussionist Russell McEwan, ...

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ENSLAVED Drum-Cam Footage Posted Online

Sick Drummer Magazine has uploaded drum-cam footage of drummer Cato Bekkevold of progressive/psychedelic Norwegian black metallers ENSLAVED performing the song "Ethica Odini" during the band's November 26, 2010 concert at the Knitting Factory in Reno, Nevada. Watch the clip below. "Axioma Ethica Odini", the eleventh studio album from ENSLAVED, sold around 1,400 copies ...

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ENSLAVED Interviewed By MUSICIAN PHOTO JOURNAL (Video)

Musician Photo Journal conducted an interview with Ivar Bjørnson (guitar) and Grutle Kjellson (vocals/bass) of progressive/psychedelic Norwegian black metallers ENSLAVED before their November 6, 2010 concert in Clifton Park, New York. You can now watch the chat below. "Axioma Ethica Odini", the eleventh studio album from ENSLAVED, sold around 1,400 copies in the United States ...

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ENSLAVED: Maryland Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of progressive/psychedelic Norwegian black metallers ENSLAVED performing the song "Ethica Odini" on November 7, 2010 at the Recher Theater in Towson, Maryland can be viewed below. "Axioma Ethica Odini", the eleventh studio album from ENSLAVED, sold around 1,400 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed ...

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ENSLAVED: Stockholm Footage Available

Video footage of ENSLAVED's October 12, 2010 performance at Klubben in Stockholm, Sweden can be viewed below (courtesy of Demonia's Blogg). "Axioma Ethica Odini", the eleventh studio album from ENSLAVED, sold around 1,400 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at position No. 16 on the ...

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HELHEIM: New Song Available For Streaming

"Dualitet og Ulver", a brand new song from Norway's HELHEIM, is available for streaming on the band's MySpace page. The track comes off the "Åsgards Fall" mini-CD, which will be released in Norway on October 25 via Dark Essence Records and in the rest of the world on November 1. The six-track mini-CD ...

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HELHEIM: 'Dualitet og Ulver' Video Teaser Available

Norway's HELHEIM has released a short teaser for the video for the track "Dualitet og Ulver" ("Duality and Wolves") which was filmed to coincide with the upcoming release of the "Åsgards Fall" mini-CD. "Dualitet og Ulver" tells the story of the two wolves of Nordic legend, Hati and Skoll, who try to swallow the sun ...

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ENSLAVED: 'Axioma Ethica Odini' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Axioma Ethica Odini", the eleventh studio album from progressive/psychedelic Norwegian black metallers ENSLAVED, sold around 1,400 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at position No. 16 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined as those ...

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TIM 'RIPPER' OWENS: Vienna Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of Tim "Ripper" Owens' (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, BEYOND FEAR, ex-JUDAS PRIEST, ICED EARTH) September 24, 2010 headlining performance at Viper Room in Vienna, Austria can be viewed at this location. A couple of the clips are available below. Owens is being backed by the following musicians during his current European tour: ...

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Our Souls To You - OCTOBER FILE

While I can't imagine the corporate scum or religious right of the world uploading any OCTOBER FILE tunes to their iPods, the British-based act have dumped a truckload of angst right on their doorsteps. I'm not talking about that spoiled-brat, lashing-out-at-daddy kind of anger that goes away before bedtime; these dudes are genuinely pissed. So ...

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HELHEIM: 'Åsgards Fall' Mini-CD Details Revealed

HELHEIM, one of Norway's oldest Viking metal bands, recently shot a video for the song "Dualitet Og Ulver" ("Duality And Wolves") in the mountains surrounding the band's hometown of Bergen. The track is said to have been written about Hati and Skoll, the two wolves of Norsk legend who attempt to swallow both the sun ...

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ENSLAVED's 'Axioma Ethica Odini' Track-By-Track Breakdown - Part 7

In the seventh of nine installments, bassist/vocalist Grutle Kjellson and rhythm guitarist/songwriter Ivar Bjørnson of the progressive/psychedelic Norwegian black metallers ENSLAVED offer a track-by-track commentary on the songs that will appear on the band's new album, "Axioma Ethica Odini", which is scheduled for release in Norway on September 20, in the rest of Europe on ...

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