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DIMMU BORGIR Announces Very Special U.K. Tour

Norwegian symphonic black metallers DIMMU BORGIR will embark on a very special U.K. tour in November. Having last trekked through the U.K. in 2009 with LAMB OF GOD and FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH on Metal Hammer U.K.'s "Defenders Of The Faith" tour, DIMMU BORGIR has changed gears and will be performing in eleven small clubs ...

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INSIDIOUS DISEASE: Oslo Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of INSIDIOUS DISEASE (formerly INSIDIOUS) the international metal project featuring members of DIMMU BORGIR, NAPALM DEATH, OLD MAN'S CHILD and MORGOTH performing the song "The Desire" on April 19, 2011 at John Dee in Oslo, Norway can be viewed below. In other news, INSIDIOUS DISEASE will perform an exclusive German show at ...

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DIMMU BORGIR To Perform Special Norwegian Show With Live Orchestra And Choir

Norwegian symphonic black metallers DIMMU BORGIR will perform one very exclusive show with a special, never-to-be-repeated setlist with 53 members of KORK (the Norwegian Radio Orchestra) and 30 members of the Schola Cantorum Choir, who were musical guests on the band's ninth studio album, "Abrahadabra". For fans of DIMMU's Wagnerian-inspired majesty, Saturday, May 28, 2011 ...

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DIMMU BORGIR Guitarist Interviewed By 'AUX Weekly' (Video)

AUX Weekly recently conducted an interview with guitarist Silenoz (real name: Sven Atle Kopperud) of Norwegian symphonic black metallers DIMMU BORGIR. You can now watch the chat below. DIMMU BORGIR's current touring lineup reportedly includes Geir Bratland (APOPTYGMA BERZERK, THE KOVENANT) on keyboards and Terje Andersen (a.k.a. Cyrus; SUSPERIA) on bass, although this has not ...

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DIMMU BORGIR: Stockholm Footage Available

Video footage of DIMMU BORGIR's October 12, 2010 performance at Klubben in Stockholm, Sweden can be viewed below (courtesy of Demonia's Blogg). In a recent interview with CrankItUp.se, DIMMU BORGIR vocalist Shagrath (real name: Stian Tomt Thoresen) was asked about the DIMMU BORGIR's split with Swedish multi-instrumentalist Snowy Shaw (real name: Tommie Helgesson; ...

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Singer: DIMMU BORGIR Will 'Never' Consist Of More Than Three Members Again

CrankItUp.se conducted an interview with vocalist Shagrath (real name: Stian Tomt Thoresen) of Norwegian symphonic black metallers DIMMU BORGIR when the band played at Trädgår'n in Gothenburg, Sweden on October 17, 2010. You can now watch the chat below. When asked about the DIMMU BORGIR's split with Swedish multi-instrumentalist Snowy Shaw (real name: Tommie Helgesson; ...

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SNOWY SHAW: 'Misunderstandings' And 'Lack Of Communication' Led To My Split With DIMMU BORGIR

Metal-Rules.com recently conducted an interview with Swedish multi-instrumentalist Snowy Shaw (real name: Tommie Helgesson; THERION, DREAM EVIL, KING DIAMOND, MERCYFUL FATE, MEMENTO MORI, NOTRE DAME) about his short stint as a session musician for DIMMU BORGIR and his eventual return to THERION. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. Metal-Rules.com: It ...

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DIMMU BORGIR Guitarist On 'Abrahadabra': 'We Feel That We Have Topped Ourselves'

Brendan Crabb of Utopia.com.au recently conducted an interview with guitarist Silenoz (real name: Sven Atle Kopperud) of Norwegian symphonic black metallers DIMMU BORGIR. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. Utopia.com.au: The last album (2007's "In Sorte Diaboli") featured many orchestrations, was very over-the-top and theatrical, but was also very DIMMU ...

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DIMMU BORGIR: New Video Interview With SILENOZ, GALDER

Rock Rebel Magazine conducted an interview with with guitarists Silenoz (real name: Sven Atle Kopperud) and Galder (real name: Tom Rune Andersen) of Norwegian symphonic black metallers DIMMU BORGIR on August 26 in Milan, Italy. You can now watch the chat below. The first show of DIMMU BORGIR's European tour as the support act for ...

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DIMMU BORGIR Guitarist: 'Abrahadabra' Is The 'Most Complete Effort We've Ever Done'

Ultimate-Guitar.com's Joe Matera recently conducted an intervie with guitarist Silenoz (real name: Sven Atle Kopperud) of Norwegian symphonic black metallers DIMMU BORGIR. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. Ultimate-Guitar.com: "Abrahadabra" is the ninth studio album by the group, so does it get easier making albums now that you've got nine ...

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DIMMU BORGIR Guitarist Talks 'Abrahadabra' In New Video Interview

Eternal Terror's Paul Kearns and Roy Kristensen recenetly conducted an interview with guitarist Silenoz (real name: Sven Atle Kopperud) of Norwegian symphonic black metallers DIMMU BORGIR. You can now watch the chat in four parts below. As previously reported, Geir Bratland, the Oslo, Norway-based keyboardist who has previously played with APOPTYGMA BERZERK and THE KOVENANT, ...

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INSIDIOUS DISEASE: 'Boundless' Video Released

"Boundless", the new video from INSIDIOUS DISEASE (formerly INSIDIOUS) — the international metal project featuring members of DIMMU BORGIR, NAPALM DEATH, OLD MAN'S CHILD and MORGOTH — can be viewed below. The track comes off the band's debut album, "Shadowcast", which was released on July 12 in Europe and July 27 in the U.S. via ...

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INSIDIOUS DISEASE Interviewed By Norway's IMHOTEP

Paul Kearns and Roy Kristensen of Imhotep recently conducted an interview with guitarists Sven Atle Kopperud (a.k.a. Silenoz) and Jon Øyvind Andersen (a.k.a. Jardar) of INSIDIOUS DISEASE (formerly INSIDIOUS), the international metal project featuring members of DIMMU BORGIR, NAPALM DEATH, OLD MAN'S CHILD and MORGOTH. You can now watch the chat in two ...

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