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ENSLAVED: New Video Interview With IVAR BJØRNSON

Natalie of Onslaught Radio conducted an interview with Ivar Bjørnson (guitar) of progressive/psychedelic Norwegian black metallers ENSLAVED prior to the band's March 10 concert at HMV Forum in London, England with CANNIBAL CORPSE, TRIPTYKON and JOB FOR A COWBOY. You can now watch the chat below. ENSLAVED were the recepients of last year's Norwegian Artists ...

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CANNIBAL CORPSE: New Video Interview With CORPSEGRINDER

Natalie of Onslaught Radio conducted an interview with vocalist George "Corpsegrinder" Fisher of Florida-based death metal veterans CANNIBAL CORPSE prior to the band's March 10 concert at HMV Forum in London, England with TRIPTYKON, ENSLAVED and JOB FOR A COWBOY. You can now watch the chat below. CANNIBAL CORPSE's twelfth studio album, "Torture", will be ...

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TRIPTYKON's TOM GABRIEL WARRIOR Interviewed In London (Video)

Natalie of Onslaught Radio conducted an interview with former HELLHAMMER/CELTIC FROST and current TRIPTYKON singer, guitarist, and main songwriter Tom Gabriel Warrior prior to the band's March 10 concert at HMV Forum in London, England as the support act for CANNIBAL CORPSE. Also on the bill were ENSLAVED and JOB FOR A COWBOY. You can ...

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SECRETS OF THE MOON: 'Nyx' Video Released

"Nyx", the new video from German black metallers SECRETS OF THE MOON, can be seen below. The clip was directed by Fursy Teyssier and François-Marc Baillet at Viva Emptiness Studios. The song comes off the band's new album, "Seven Bells", which will be released on March 16 via Prophecy Productions. Commented SECRETS OF THE MOON ...

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PESTILENCE Announces New Bassist And Drummer

Guitarist/vocalist Patrick Mameli of the resurrected late '80s/early '90s death metal outfit PESTILENCE has released the following statement to BLABBERMOUTH.NET: "Recently, bassist Jeroen Paul Thesseling (NUFUTIC, OBSCURA) and drummer Yuma van Eekelen (EXIVIOUS, THE NEW DOMINION) have decided to work more intensively on their main projects.Therefore, bassist Stephan Fimmers (NECROPHAGIST) and drummer Tim Yeung (MORBID ...

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TRIPTYKON Drummer To Play On New GORTHAUR'S WRATH Album

Leading German extreme metal drummer Norman Lonhard (TRIPTYKON, PIGEON TOE) will join Croatian black metal/extreme metal band GORTHAUR'S WRATH in the studio for the recording sessions of their upcoming sophomore album. Entitled "War For Heaven", the CD will be tracked in May at Woodshed Studios in Germany by V. Santura (DARK FORTRESS, TRIPTYKON). Formed in ...

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NONEUCLID Announces Lineup Change

German progressive death thrashers NONEUCLID — who feature in their ranks members of DARK FORTRESS, TRIPTYKON, OBSCURA and REVAMP — will debut their new lineup this coming Sunday, February 19 in their hometown of Landshut, supporting DARK FORTRESS and DIABOLUS DUST. After singer Bruce amicably quit NONEUCLID recently, the band will continue as a compact ...

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TRIPTYKON To Play Special Intimate Show In Austria

TRIPTYKON — the group formed by former HELLHAMMER/CELTIC FROST singer, guitarist, and main songwriter Tom Gabriel Warrior — has been invited to play a very special and exceptional show on June 23 in Abtenau, Austria, near Salzburg. The concert will take place at a mountain lodge surrounded by breathtaking vistas of the high Alps for ...

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PIGEON TOE Signs With LIFEFORCE RECORDS

PIGEON TOE, the German progressive rock band featuring TRIPTYKON drummer Norman Lonhard, has inked a deal with Lifeforce Records. The band's debut album will be released later in the year. Brothers Martin Fischer and Hans Fischer, who were previously in such bands as FEAR MY THOUGHTS, BACKSLIDE and MONGOUSE, got the idea to form a ...

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TRIPTYKON Confirmed For Norway's INFERNO Festival

TRIPTYKON and ONE TAIL, ONE HEAD have been confirmed for next year's edition of the Inferno festival, set to take place April 4-7, 2012 at the Rockefeller and John Dee venues in Oslo, Norway. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ABSU AGALLOCH ANAAL NATHRAKH ARCTURUS BORKNAGAR CHURCH OF MISERY EINHERJER ONE TAIL, ONE ...

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BLOTTED SCIENCE Mastermind Publishes Instructional Video Ahead Of European EP Release

BLOTTED SCIENCE guitarist/mastermind Ron Jarzombek (WATCHTOWER, TERRESTRIAL EXILED, SPASTIC INK) has released an instructional video for the song "Cretaceous Chasm" off the band's "The Animation Of Entomology" EP. In it, the guitarist explains the application of the twelve-tone system devised specifically for the writing process of the EP, which will be the subject of a ...

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BLOTTED SCIENCE: 'Ingesting Blattaria' Video Released

Acclaimed progressive extreme metal all-stars BLOTTED SCIENCE featuring guitarist/mastermind Ron Jarzombek (WATCHTOWER, TERRESTRIAL EXILED, SPASTIC INK), bassist Alex Webster (CANNIBAL CORPSE, HATE ETERNAL), and drummer Hannes Grossmann (OBSCURA, TERRESTRIAL EXILED) have posted the "Ingesting Blattaria" visual companion piece, the third in a series of four "scored" videos in conjuction with their newly released "The Animation ...

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CROM To Release 'Of Love And Death' This Week

"Of Love And Death", the second full-length album from CROM the German "epic metal" band led by former DARK FORTRESS guitarist Walter "Crom" Grosse will be released on November 25 via Pure Steel Records. The follow-up to 2008's "Vengeance" was produced by Grosse himself, and engineered by Victor Bullok (a.k.a. V. Santura) at the latter's ...

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DEADLOCK Announces New Lineup

German modern metallers DEADLOCK have issued the following update: "After having recently announced the departure of our singer Johannes Prem, we're now officially introducing the new lineup to you! "For the new guy behind the microphone we found a band-internal solution with John Gahlert, who raped the bass so far. As you might know, he ...

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BLOTTED SCIENCE: 'Vermicular Asphixiation' Video Available

BLOTTED SCIENCE the forward-thinking, progressive metal act featuring guitarist/mastermind Ron Jarzombek (WATCHTOWER, TERRESTRIAL EXILED, SPASTIC INK), bassist Alex Webster (CANNIBAL CORPSE, HATE ETERNAL), and new arrival, drummer Hannes Grossmann (OBSCURA, TERRESTRIAL EXILED) has posted the "Vermicular Asphixiation" visual companion piece, the second in a series of four videos in conjuction with their newly released "The ...

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BLOTTED SCIENCE Signs European Deal With BASICK RECORDS

BLOTTED SCIENCE the forward-thinking, progressive metal act featuring guitarist/mastermind Ron Jarzombek (WATCHTOWER, TERRESTRIAL EXILED, SPASTIC INK), bassist Alex Webster (CANNIBAL CORPSE, HATE ETERNAL), and new arrival, drummer Hannes Grossmann (OBSCURA, TERRESTRIAL EXILED) has inked a European deal with Basick Records. The band's long-awaited EP, "The Animation Of Entomology", which was released in the U.S. on ...

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DEADLOCK Parts Ways With Singer

German modern metallers DEADLOCK have parted ways with vocalist Johannes Prem. A replacement singer has been recruited and his identity will be revealed soon. Commented Prem: "After over 15 years of heavy music and being one of the founding members of DEADLOCK, it is time to start a new chapter in my life. "It was ...

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BLOTTED SCIENCE: 'Cretaceous Chasm' Video Released

"Cretaceous Chasm", the new video from technical extreme metal instrumentalists BLOTTED SCIENCE featuring guitarist/mastermind Ron Jarzombek (WATCHTOWER, TERRESTRIAL EXILED, SPASTIC INK), bassist Alex Webster (CANNIBAL CORPSE, HATE ETERNAL), and new arrival, drummer Hannes Grossmann (OBSCURA, TERRESTRIAL EXILED) can be seen below. The song comes off the band's long-awaited EP, "The Animation Of Entomology", which was ...

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CANNIBAL CORPSE, JOB FOR A COWBOY, TRIPTYKON To Join Forces For 'Destroyers Of The Faith' Tour

Death metal veterans CANNIBAL CORPSE will headline the first-ever edition of Metal Hammer's Destroyers Of The Faith tour, and will be bringing with them some of the biggest names in extreme music! Joining the Florida-based titans of gore on this history-making trek will be none other than bowel-exploding doom metal kings TRIPTYKON, spearheaded by seminal ...

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BLOTTED SCIENCE: 'The Animation Of Entomology' EP Finally Completed

Technical extreme metal instrumentalists BLOTTED SCIENCE featuring guitarist/mastermind Ron Jarzombek (WATCHTOWER, TERRESTRIAL EXILED, SPASTIC INK), bassist Alex Webster (CANNIBAL CORPSE, HATE ETERNAL), and new arrival, drummer Hannes Grossmann (OBSCURA, TERRESTRIAL EXILED) have completed work on their long-awaited EP, "The Animation Of Entomology", which is being released via Jarzombek's EclecticElectric label. The cover art was done ...

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REDSCREAM: New Video Clip From Writing Sessions Posted Online

REDSCREAM, the new Stockholm, Sweden-based project featuring three members of the legendary Swedish death metal band GRAVE and American guitarist Ralph Santolla (OBITUARY, DEICIDE), is currently working on material for its forthcoming debut release. A new one-minute video clip featuring footage from the writing sessions can be seen below. REDSCREAM recently announced the addition of ...

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OBSCURA To Embark On First-Ever North American Headlining Tour

German progressive death metallers OBSCURA will embark on their first-ever North American headlining tour this fall. The trek will kick off on November 4 in Wilmington, Delaware and run through December 7. Support on the tour will come from ABYSMAL DAWN, LAST CHANCE TO REASON (select dates) and ENFOLD DARKNESS (select dates). The details are ...

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OBSCURA Announces New Bassist

German progressive death metallers OBSCURA have recruited Linus Klausenitzer as their new bassist. Linus, who is also part of the progressive metal outfit NONEUCLID, played with OBSCURA on the band's recent European tour with HATE ETERNAL as well as the North American trek alongside CHILDREN OF BODOM and the DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT. A video statement ...

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REDSCREAM Adds Third Guitarist

REDSCREAM, the new Stockholm, Sweden-based project featuring three members of the legendary Swedish death metal band GRAVE and American guitarist Ralph Santolla (OBITUARY, DEICIDE), has announced the addition of guitarist Mika Lagreen (FACEBREAKER, GRAVE) to the group's ranks. Commented REDSCREAM: "Three guitars! LYNYRD SKYNYRD! IRON MAIDEN! Volume wars! "We had intended to be a three-guitar ...

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BLOTTED SCIENCE: New EP Artwork Unveiled; Audio Sample Available

An audio sample of the song "Omitting Eyes" from technical extreme metal instrumentalists BLOTTED SCIENCE featuring guitarist/mastermind Ron Jarzombek (WATCHTOWER, TERRESTRIAL EXILED, SPASTIC INK), bassist Alex Webster (CANNIBAL CORPSE, HATE ETERNAL), and new arrival, drummer Hannes Grossmann (OBSCURA, TERRESTRIAL EXILED) can be streamed using the SoundCloud player below. The track comes off the band's forthcoming ...

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GRAVE Frontman Taps TRIPTYKON Drummer For GREY HEAVENS Project

Guitarist/vocalist Ola Lindgren of Swedish death metal veterans GRAVE has tapped TRIPTYKON's Norman Lonhard to play drums on the upcoming recording from Lindgren's solo project called GREY HEAVENS. Ola says, "I'm super-stoked and I'm sure it will be amazing!" Lindgren in 2009 stated about GREY HEAVENS, "For many years I have had plans to do ...

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