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DARK FUNERAL: New Album Details Revealed

Swedish black metallers DARK FUNERAL have finalized the track listing for their new album, "Attero Totus Sanctus", due in the U.S. on November 29 via Candlelight Records USA. The CD will be released in Europe on October 24 via Regain Records. DARK FUNERAL's new album was recorded and mixed by Daniel Bergstrand (MESHUGGAH, STRAPPING YOUNG ...

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God the Lux - VESANIA

Featuring members Daray (drums, percussion) and Orion (guitar, vocals) of VADER and BEHEMOTH, respectively, Poland's VESANIA is no side project. The duo formed the symphonic black/death metal band in 1997, years before either man joined the ranks of the Polish elite. On "God the Lux", the follow-up to 2003's "Firefrost Arcanum" (Empire Records), Orion and ...

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GREEN CARNATION To Make Finnish Live Debut In November

GREEN CARNATION, the Norwegian band featuring Tchort (a.k.a. Terje Vik Schei; BLOOD RED THRONE, ex-EMPEROR, SATYRICON, EINHERJER), will be teaming up with BATTLELORE and DEATHLIKE SILENCE for three dates in Finland in late November. The details are as follows: Nov. 25 - Turku, FIN @ TBA Nov. 26 - Jyväskylä, FIN @ TBA Nov. 27 ...

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DARK FUNERAL: New Album Title, Release Date Set

Swedish black metallers DARK FUNERAL have set "Attero Totus Sanctus" as the title of their new studio album, due on October 24 via Regain Records. DARK FUNERAL's new album is being produced by Daniel Bergstrand (MESHUGGAH, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, IN FLAMES, BEHEMOTH) at Dug-Out studios in Uppsala, Sweden. The CD will feature a guest appearance ...

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DARK FUNERAL Resume Recording New Album

Swedish black metallers DARK FUNERAL have posted the following message on their official web site: "On Monday, August the 8th, after a three-week break, we will finally return to Dug-Out Studio [in Uppsala, Sweden] and resume the work on our new, yet untitled full-length album. We expect to have our new Satanic Symphony mixed and ...

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MORTIIS Announces Final European Shows Of 2005

MORTIIS have announced details of what is likely to be the band's last live European appearances before 2006. They will perform at the Malmöfestivalen in Malmö, Sweden on Monday, August 22 (other bands appearing include LAIBACH, ENTOMBED and SUSPERIA) and at the John Dee in Oslo, Norway on Friday, September 16. All other previously announced ...

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DARK FUNERAL Watches Now Available

Crave Trendware is currently selling several officially licensed watches from Swedish black metallers DARK FUNERAL. Other artists whose watches are being sold through Crave include CANNIBAL CORPSE, CHILDREN OF BODOM, DARKTHRONE, Darrell "Dimebag" Abbott (PANTERA, DAMAGEPLAN), DIMMU BORGIR, DIO, KATATONIA, KING DIAMOND, KREATOR, MINISTRY, MORBID ANGEL, MY DYING BRIDE, NAPALM DEATH, NILE, OPETH, RUSH, SHADOWS ...

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GREEN CARNATION Postpone Mexican Tour

GREEN CARNATION, the Norwegian band featuring Tchort (a.k.a. Terje Vik Schei; BLOOD RED THRONE, ex-EMPEROR, SATYRICON, EINHERJER), have postponed their previously announced Mexican tour. "After discussion with the promotor, GREEN CARNATION have agreed to postpone the possible Mexico tour this autumn, with the band still working to confirm shows in Europe later in 2005," reads ...

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GOD AMONG INSECTS: Downtuned Death Metal At Its Best

GOD AMONG INSECTS, the Swedish "old-school" death metal band featuring vocalist Emperor Magus Caligula (DARK FUNERAL), guitarist Lord K (a.k.a. Kenth Philipson) (THE PROJECT HATE), bassist Tomas Elofsson (SANCTIFICATION) and drummer Tobias Gustafsson (VOMITORY), will enter Abyss Studios with producer Tommy Tägtgren on August 19 to begin recording their sophomore album, tentatively due in early ...

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MORTIIS To Guest On New APOPTYGMA BERZERK CD

Norway's legendary eccentric artist MORTIIS recently did backing vocals on a song called "Maze" for Norwegian act APOPTYGMA BERZERK's upcoming album "You and Me Against the World". No further information is currently available. As previously reported, MORTIIS has completed a remix of the GIRLS UNDER GLASS song "Touch Me", now re-titled "Touch Me (Cleanse & ...

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GREEN CARNATION Seek New Record Deal

GREEN CARNATION, the Norwegian band featuring Tchort (a.k.a. Terje Vik Schei; BLOOD RED THRONE, ex-EMPEROR, SATYRICON, EINHERJER), fulfilled their contractual obligations to Season of Mist with their fourth release, "The Quiet Offspring", which came out earlier this year. Tchort recently finished writing the material for the second part of the "The Chronicles of Doom" trilogy ...

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CANDLELIGHT And AFM RECORDS Announce North American Agreement

Candlelight Records has announced a new North American agreement with Germany's AFM Records. Under the agreement, Candlelight will cooperatively market and release several titles, including new records from MASTERPLAN, ROB ROCK and ANNIHILATOR. AFM Label Manager Nils Wasko says of the new cooperation, "We are very happy that AFM has found a professional license partner ...

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GREEN CARNATION Working On First Acoustic Album

GREEN CARNATION, the Norwegian band featuring Tchort (a.k.a. Terje Vik Schei; BLOOD RED THRONE, ex-EMPEROR, SATYRICON, EINHERJER), are currently at Brown Sound Studios working on their first acoustic album, tentatively titled "The Acoustic Verses". The CD will celebrate the band's 15th anniversary and will be released as a limited two-disc edition, featuring lots of exclusive ...

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GOD AMONG INSECTS To Begin Recording New Album In August

GOD AMONG INSECTS, the Swedish "old-school" death metal band featuring vocalist Emperor Magus Caligula (DARK FUNERAL), guitarist Lord K (a.k.a. Kenth Philipson) (THE PROJECT HATE), bassist Tomas Elofsson (SANCTIFICATION) and drummer Tobias Gustafsson (VOMITORY), will enter Abyss Studios with producer Tommy Tägtgren on August 19 to begin recording their sophomore album, tentatively due in early ...

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GOD AMONG INSECTS Working On Another Piece Of 'Downtuned, Old-School' Death Metal

GOD AMONG INSECTS, the Swedish "old-school" death metal band featuring vocalist Emperor Magus Caligula (DARK FUNERAL), guitarist Lord K (a.k.a. Kenth Philipson) (THE PROJECT HATE), bassist Tomas Elofsson (SANCTIFICATION) and drummer Tobias Gustafsson (VOMITORY), have posted the following update on their official web site: "We have now completed work on 9 songs of the 10 ...

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GREEN CARNATION Schedule Hometown Gigs

GREEN CARNATION, the Norwegian band featuring Tchort (a.k.a. Terje Vik Schei; BLOOD RED THRONE, ex-EMPEROR, SATYRICON, EINHERJER), will peform two shows for the under-18 crowd in their hometown of Kristiansand over the course of the next two weekends. The first concert will take place on Saturday, June 4 at the youth club where Tchort, Stein ...

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GREEN CARNATION: More U.K. Dates Announced

GREEN CARNATION, the Norwegian band featuring Tchort (a.k.a. Terje Vik Schei; BLOOD RED THRONE, ex-EMPEROR, SATYRICON, EINHERJER), have added two more dates to their upcoming mini-tour of the U.K. and Ireland. The two additional gigs will take place on Monday, June 20th at JB's, Dudley and on Tuesday, June 21 at Bradford Rio. Support at ...

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NOCTURNAL ART Joins Forces With CANDLELIGHT RECORDS

Nocturnal Art Productions is now entering into a full-time collaboration with Candlelight Records on a worldwide basis. The two labels have already been cooperating for several years with Candlelight licensing various Nocturnal Art titles for the North American territory. This new collaboration sees a full-on worldwide cooperation, with all coming Nocturnal Art titles being marketed ...

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CANCER: European Tour Dates Announced

Reformed U.K. death metallers CANCER have lined up the following dates during June/July: Jun. 11 – Plymouth, UK @ the phoenix Jun. 16 – Telford, UK @ The Haygate Jun. 17 – Bristol, UK @ Full Moon Jun. 18 – London, UK @ Deathfest Jun. 28 - Bilbao, SPA @ Bilborock Jun. 29 - Porto, ...

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ZYKLON Hard At Work On New Material

ZYKLON, the Norwegian band featuring former EMPEROR members Samoth (guitar) and Trym (drums), are continuing work on the songs for their third album, "Disintegrate", and will record "as soon as the band feels that the material is ready and perfect," according to the group's label, Candlelight Records. Songtitles set to appear on the CD include ...

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GREEN CARNATION Prepare For U.K. Tour

GREEN CARNATION, the Norwegian band featuring Tchort (a.k.a. Terje Vik Schei, BLOOD RED THRONE, ex-EMPEROR, SATYRICON, EINHERJER), have confirmed a mini-tour of the U.K. and Ireland in mid-June, and are currently working hard on a new live set for the gigs. Without telling too much about it, singer Kjetil Nordhus reveals that there are a ...

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EMPEROR Catalog To Be Reissued On Colored Vinyl

Long-defunct black metal legends EMPEROR will be re-releasing their catalog on colored vinyl during June. The albums to be reissued include the following: * "Emperor" (1993) (red vinyl) * "In the Nightside Eclipse" (1994) (blue vinyl) * "Anthems to the Welkin at Dusk" (1997) (green vinyl) * "IX Equilibrium" (1999) (yellow vinyl) * "Prometheus - ...

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MINDGRINDER: New Song, Video Available For Download

Nocturnal Art Productions has set a May 9 release date for the sophomore album from Norwegian extreme metal band MINDGRINDER, entitled "Riot Detonator". MINDGRINDER, who feature in their ranks ex-SOURCE OF TIDE drummer/keyboardist Cosmocrator (on bass/vocals), recorded "Riot Detonator" at Akkerhaugen Lydstudio (EMPEROR, ZYKLON, WINDIR). The complete track listing for the CD is as follows: ...

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GREEN CARNATION: 'Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness' Pre-Production Recordings Posted Online

GREEN CARNATION, the Norwegian band featuring Tchort (a.k.a. Terje Vik Schei, BLOOD RED THRONE, ex-EMPEROR, SATYRICON, EINHERJER), are inviting fans to listen to the pre-production recordings for their 2001 album, "Light of Day, Day of Darkness". By logging on to www.purevolume.com/greencarnation and clicking on "Light of Day Preproduction", it will — for the ...

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