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DIMMU BORGIR's SILENOZ, SHAGRATH Discuss 'Abrahadabra' In New Video Interview

U.K.'s Kerrang! magazine conducted an interview with vocalist Shagrath (real name: Stian Tomt Thoresen) and guitarist Silenoz (real name: Sven Atle Kopperud) of Norwegian symphonic black metallers DIMMU BORGIR this past week in London, England. You can now watch the 11-minute chat below. As previously reported, Swedish multi-instrumentalist Snowy Shaw (real name: Tommie Helgesson; THERION, ...

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DIMMU BORGIR: New Promotional Photo Released

The first promotional photo of DIMMU BORGIR's "Abrahadabra" campaign has been released and features regalia created by Junker Designs' Tod Waters and Giuliana Mayo. Waters and Mayo first began working with the band in early 2007, having created the clothing for DIMMU BORGIR's last album, "In Sorte Diaboli". DIMMU BORGIR's ninth album, "Abrahadabra" will be ...

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Shadowcast - INSIDIOUS DISEASE

Formed in 2004, it's taken six years for death metal super group INSIDIOUS DISEASE to crank out their much anticipated debut album, "Shadowcast". And what a heartbreaking disappointment it turned out to be. Just kidding. It is actually an album that lives up to its membership pedigree, as well as offering fans a traditional death ...

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DIMMU BORGIR To Be Supported By ENSLAVED, SAHG On European Tour

Norwegian symphonic black metal band DIMMU BORGIR have tapped fellow countrymen ENSLAVED and SAHG to support them on the first leg of their headlining "Darkness Reborn World Tour". Commented DIMMU BORGIR guitarist/songwriter Silenoz: "Parts of the European trek on our 'Darkness Reborn World Tour' will come in support from our friends in ENSLAVED and SAHG! ...

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DIMMU BORGIR: 'Abrahadabra' Track Listing Revealed

According to EspyRock, the track listing for "Abrahadabra", the forthcoming ninth album from Norwegian symphonic black metallers DIMMU BORGIR, has been revealed as review copies are being handed out to music journalists. "Abrahadabra" will be released in Germany on September 24, in the rest of Europe on September 27, and in North America ...

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INSIDIOUS DISEASE: 'Shadowcast' Track By Track - Part 2

INSIDIOUS DISEASE (formerly INSIDIOUS), the international metal project featuring members of DIMMU BORGIR, NAPALM DEATH, OLD MAN'S CHILD and MORGOTH, released its debut album, "Shadowcast", on July 12 in Europe and will make it available on July 27 in the U.S. via Century Media Records. The bloodsoaked cover artwork was created by Kjell Ivar Lund ...

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DIMMU BORGIR 'Behind The Player' DVD Now Available

Alfred Music Publishing, the leader in educational music publishing since 1922 and the exclusive print publisher of thousands of popular artists, has expanded its distributed collection of "Behind the Player" DVDs from IMV, featuring exclusive interviews and authentic song lessons from the best of today's heavy rock guitarists. In "Behind the Player: Dimmu Borgir", guitarists ...

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DIMMU BORGIR: New Album Title, Complete Artwork Revealed

Norwegian symphonic black metallers DIMMU BORGIR have set "Abrahadabra" as the title of their ninth studio album, which will be released in Germany on September 24, in the rest of Europe on September 27, and in North America on October 12 via Nuclear Blast Records. The word "abrahadabra" (which roughly translates into "I will create ...

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DIMMU BORGIR To Support KORN In Europe

Norwegian symphonic black metallers DIMMU BORGIR will launch the first leg of their "Darkness Reborn World Tour" by supporting KORN on the following dates: Sep. 19 - HMH, Amsterdam, NETH Sep. 23 - Eishalle Seutweg, Winterthur, SWI Sep. 24 - Zenith, Munich, GER Sep. 26 - Gasometer, Vienna, AUT Oct. 01 - Ancienne Belgique, Brussels, ...

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INSIDIOUS DISEASE: Debut Album Lyrical Concept Explained

INSIDIOUS DISEASE (formerly INSIDIOUS), the international metal project featuring members of DIMMU BORGIR, NAPALM DEATH, OLD MAN'S CHILD and MORGOTH, will release its debut album, "Shadowcast", on July 12 in Europe and July 27 in the U.S. via Century Media Records. The bloodsoaked cover artwork was created by Kjell Ivar Lund and will be censored ...

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INSIDIOUS DISEASE: 'Shadowcast' Artwork Trailer

INSIDIOUS DISEASE (formerly INSIDIOUS), the international metal project featuring members of DIMMU BORGIR, NAPALM DEATH, OLD MAN'S CHILD and MORGOTH, will release its debut album, "Shadowcast", on July 12 in Europe and July 27 in the U.S. via Century Media Records. The bloodsoaked cover artwork was created by Kjell Ivar Lund and will be censored ...

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INSIDIOUS DISEASE: 'Rituals Of Bloodshed' Video Released

"Rituals Of Bloodshed", 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 will released on July 12 in Europe and July 27 in the U.S. via ...

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DIMMU BORGIR: New Album Update

Norwegian symphonic black metallers DIMMU BORGIR have announced their collaboration with Norwegian composer and Berklee College of Music summa cum laude alumnus Gaute Storaas, the 51-member KORK (the Norwegian Radio Orchestra) and the 38-member Schola Cantorum Choir for the band's as-yet-untitled new album. To date, over 101 musicians have lent their talents to the making ...

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INSIDIOUS DISEASE: Debut Album Artwork Unveiled

INSIDIOUS DISEASE (formerly INSIDIOUS), the international metal project featuring members of DIMMU BORGIR, NAPALM DEATH, OLD MAN'S CHILD and MORGOTH, will release its debut album, "Shadowcast", on July 12 in Europe and July 27 in the U.S. via Century Media Records. The bloodsoaked cover artwork was created by Kjell Ivar Lund and will be censored ...

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INSIDIOUS DISEASE: 'Shadowcast' North American Release Date Announced

Century Media Records has set a July 27 North American release date for "Shadowcast", the debut album from INSIDIOUS DISEASE (formerly INSIDIOUS), the international metal project featuring members of DIMMU BORGIR, NAPALM DEATH, OLD MAN'S CHILD and MORGOTH. The CD was recorded at a studio in Norway with producer Terje Andersen (a.k.a. Cyrus) of SUSPERIA ...

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INSIDIOUS DISEASE Signs With CENTURY MEDIA RECORDS

INSIDIOUS DISEASE (formerly INSIDIOUS), the international metal project featuring members of DIMMU BORGIR, NAPALM DEATH, OLD MAN'S CHILD and MORGOTH, has inked a worldwide deal with Century Media Records. The band's debut album, "Shadowcast", which was mixed with Russ Russell (NAPALM DEATH, DIMMU BORGIR), will be released later in the year. Commented Silenoz: "We're proud, ...

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OV HELL: 'The Underworld Regime' First-Week Sales Revealed

"The Underworld Regime", the debut album from OV HELL — the new black metal project featuring DIMMU BORGIR vocalist Shagrath and ex-GORGOROTH bassist King — sold around 700 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at position No. 75 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which ...

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DIMMU BORGIR Working On 'Grand, Huge, Epic And Primal' New Album

Guitarist Silenoz (real name: Sven Atle Kopperud) of Norwegian black metallers DIMMU BORGIR recently spoke to U.K.'s Metal Hammer magazine about the progress of the songwriting sessions for the band's follow-up to 2007's "Il Sorte Diaboli". "The words that come to mind, if we should even try and attempt at describing [the new material] at ...

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OV HELL: 'The Underworld Regime' Artwork Revealed

The cover artwork for "The Underworld Regime", the forthcoming debut album from OV HELL, the new black metal project featuring DIMMU BORGIR vocalist Shagrath and ex-GORGOROTH bassist King, can be viewed below. The cover was created by the Brazilian graphic designer Marcelo Vasco, who has previously worked with such bands as SATYRICON, ENSLAVED, KEEP OF ...

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OV HELL: Debut Album Title, Track Listing Revealed

OV HELL, the new black metal project featuring DIMMU BORGIR vocalist Shagrath and ex-GORGOROTH bassist King, has completed work on its debut album, "The Underworld Regime", for a February 2010 release via Indie Recordings. The CD was recorded at Earshot Studio and features Shagrath on vocals, King on bass, Frost (SATYRICON) on drums, Ice Dale ...

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DIMMU BORGIR Launches Official YouTube Channel

Norwegian black metallers DIMMU BORGIR have launched their official YouTube channel at this location. From now through November 30, 2009, you can enter to win the "Rock Like Silenoz" sweepstakes. The prize? None other than DIMMU BORGIR guitarist Silenoz's exact rig, with the ESP LTD Okkultist guitar and a Blackstar Series One 200W ...

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You Can Rock Like DIMMU BORGIR's SILENOZ

From now through November 30, 2009, you can enter to win the "Rock Like Silenoz" sweepstakes. The prize? None other than DIMMU BORGIR guitarist Silenoz's exact rig, with the ESP LTD Okkultist guitar and a Blackstar Series One 200W head and a 4x12 Blackstar cabinet. Only one lucky winner will be chosen at random for ...

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Renowned Artist JOACHIM LUETKE Releases 'Transformer' DVD-ROM

Artist extraordinaire Joachim Luetke has released an exceptional DVD-ROM featuring his artistic collaborations with DIMMU BORGIR, KREATOR, ARCH ENEMY, DIVINE HERESY, PAIN, MESHUGGAH, RAGE, SIRENIA, THE KOVENANT, YELWORC, PERSEPHONE and SOPOR AETERNUS. The disc contains 26 songs, nine videos plus two interactive books (DIMMU BORGIR - 36 pages, SOPOR AETERNUS - 128 pages), all embedded ...

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