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DIMMU BORGIR Guitarist Discusses INSIDIOUS Project

DIMMU BORGIR guitarist Sven Atle Kopperud (a.k.a. Silenoz) recently spoke to UK's Terrorizer magazine about INSIDIOUS (formerly INSIDIOUS DISEASE), the international metal project featuring members of DIMMU BORGIR, NAPALM DEATH, OLD MAN'S CHILD and MORGOTH. Currently unsigned, INSIDIOUS (see band photo below) recently spent time at a studio in Norway recording 12 songs with Terje ...

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DIMMU BORGIR To Release <b>'The Invaluable Darkness'</b> DVD In October

Resuming activity after a two-year hiatus, this year's five-band, 24-show Blackest Of The Black tour package — which includes headliners DANZIG, Norway's DIMMU BORGIR, MOONSPELL, WINDS OF PLAGUE, and SKELETONWITCH — will launch on October 9 in Miami Beach, Florida and play its wrap-up show on November 10 in San Francisco, California. Tour mastermind Glenn ...

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DIMMU BORGIR: 'Vredesbyrd' Seven-Inch Single Released

Night Of The Vinyl Dead Records has announced its first seven-inch single release DIMMU BORGIR's "Vredesbyrd", originally issued in 2004 as a mini-CD via Nuclear Blast Records. The seven-inch release is limited to 500 units. The bi-colored vinyl in a pentagram-shape cover features the following track listing: Side A: 01. Vredesbyrd (radio edit) Side B: ...

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NECROPHAGIA Frontman To Guest On INSIDIOUS Debut

NECROPHAGIA frontman Frank "Killjoy" Pucci has co-written and contributed guest vocals to a song called "Rituals of Bloodshed" which appears on the forthcoming debut album from INSIDIOUS (formerly INSIDIOUS DISEASE), the international metal project featuring members of DIMMU BORGIR, NAPALM DEATH, OLD MAN'S CHILD and MORGOTH. Currently unsigned, INSIDIOUS (see band photo below) recently spent ...

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DIMMU BORGIR, NAPALM DEATH, OLD MAN'S CHILD, MORGOTH Members Join Forces In INSIDIOUS

BLABBERMOUTH.NET can exclusively unveil the first photo (see below) of INSIDIOUS (formerly INSIDIOUS DISEASE), the international metal project featuring members of DIMMU BORGIR, NAPALM DEATH, OLD MAN'S CHILD and MORGOTH. The currently unsigned band recently spent time at a studio in Norway recording 12 songs with Terje Andersen (a.k.a. Cyrus) of SUSPERIA in the producer's ...

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DIMMU BORGIR: New Video Interview With SILENOZ Available

Justin of Boston.tv conducted an interview with DIMMU BORGIR guitarist Silenoz prior to the Norwegian black metal band's April 26, 2006 concert at the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival at the Palladium in Worcester, Massachusetts. Watch the three-minute clip below. DIMMU BORGIR's North American "The Invaluable Darkness Tour Part 2 Legions Of The Chosen ...

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Win ESP Guitar Autographed By DIMMU BORGIR

In celebration of DIMMU BORGIR's return to North America for the band's headlining tour with BEHEMOTH and KEEP OF KALESSIN, JSR Direct will give away one ESP autographed guitar (signed by all members of DIMMU BORGIR!) to one lucky winner! To enter the contest, simply click here, purchase any DIMMU BORGIR shirt at ...

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DIMMU BORGIR: New Video Interview With SILENOZ Posted Online

Ren Ackermann of UK's Contraband Candy conducted an interview with DIMMU BORGIR guitarist Silenoz last month (March 2008) in Oslo, Norway. Among other things, he talks about the Norwegian black metal band's U.S. tour with BEHEMOTH and KEEP OF KALESSIN, diplomacy within the group, where his musical inspiration comes from, and hiding in the woods. ...

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BEHEMOTH Shoots New Video

Polish black/death metallers BEHEMOTH are set to make their much anticipated return to North America this spring on "The Invaluable Darkness Tour Part 2" as direct support to DIMMU BORGIR. The month-long trek, which kicks off on April 2, also features KEEP OF KALESSIN in the support slot and marks BEHEMOTH's third stateside run in ...

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DIMMU BORGIR Guitarist Talks About 20-Year Anniversary Of NUCLEAR BLAST; Video Available

A two-minute interview with DIMMU BORGIR guitarist Silenoz about the 20-year anniversary of the group's record label, Nuclear Blast Records, can be viewed below. DIMMU BORGIR is rumored to be planning a North American tour in February/March 2008 with BEHEMOTH as support. More information will be made available soon. DIMMU BORGIR's November 6, 2007 concert ...

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DIMMU BORGIR Rumored To Be Planning North American Tour With BEHEMOTH

Norwegian black metallers DIMMU BORGIR are rumored to be planning a North American tour in February/March 2008 with BEHEMOTH as support. More information will be made available soon. The Norwegian version of MTV's "Headbanger's Ball" has filed a four-minute report featuring interview and performance footage with DIMMU BORGIR shot prior to and during the band's ...

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DIMMU BORGIR Guitarist To Guest On Tonight's 'Tinitus'

DIMMU BORGIR guitarist Silenoz was interviewed for this week's "Tinitus" radio show, airing tonight (Wednesday, December 5) between 20.00 CET (8:00 p.m.) and 22.00 CET (10:00 p.m.) on Norway's P3. According to a press release for the program, Silenoz discusses "getting a number one album in their home country, topping the charts in pretty much ...

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DIMMU BORGIR: 'In Sorte Diaboli' Certified Gold In Norway

DIMMU BORGIR's latest album, "In Sorte Diaboli", has been certified gold in the band's home country of Norway for sales in excess of 15,000 copes. DIMMU BORGIR is said to be the first metal band in Norway to shift than 15,000 units of a single release. The staff of Indie Distribution presented DIMMU BORGIR with ...

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PROSTHETIC RECORDS To Reissue Two TESTAMENT Albums

Prosthetic Records has announced reissues from Bay Area metal legends TESTAMENT. Both to feature new liner notes, 1997's "Demonic" was remastered and 1999's "The Gathering" will include the previously only available in Japan, "Hammer Of The Gods". Both will see a worldwide release through the label on Jan. 8, 2008. Previously released through Spitfire Records ...

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DIMMU BORGIR Accuses German Rapper Of 'Stealing' Band's Music

According to Bild.de, Norwegian symphonic black metallers DIMMU BORGIR are threatening to sue German rapper Bushido for allegedly using the melodies from DIMMU BORGIR's songs on his albums without permission. DIMMU BORGIR manager Yvette Uhlmann stated: "The band was contacted via the Internet and was told that Bushido had stolen the melody of their song ...

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DIMMU BORGIR: Belgian In-Store Announced

DIMMU BORGIR members Shagrath (vocals), Silenoz (guitar) and Galder (guitar) will take part in a signing session at Piens Music Planet in Deinze, Belgium on Wednesday, September 26. The exact start time of the event will be announced soon. Drummer Tony Laureano (NILE, ANGELCORPSE) is filling in for DIMMU BORGIR drummer Hellhammer on the band's ...

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DIMMU BORGIR: Video Interview Available

A video interview with DIMMU BORGIR members Silenoz (guitar) and Shagrath (vocals) conducted in March 2007 by the Italian web magazine Attenzione has been posted online. Watch the footage in two parts below. Due to a recently diagnosed injury, DIMMU BORGIR drummer Hellhammer will be unable to play drums for the band on the remaining ...

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DIMMU BORGIR To Guest On This Sunday's 'Rebel Access' TV

Norwegian symphonic black metallers DIMMU BORGIR will be the featured band on this Sunday's (August 5) "Rebel Access" TV, which airs at 10:00 p.m. on Channel 19 all over the Chicagoland area. The entire episode is all DIMMU BORGIR, videos, interview, and live performance footage shot while they were in Chicago. The interview with lead ...

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AFTER FOREVER Members Invite Fans To Their Shopping Spree

Dutch guitarist and composer Sander Gommans is very familiar with the old American saying, "The boy with the most toys WINS." Combine that philosophy with a personal quest to collect every possible piece of He-Man (Masters of the Universe) merchandise and the result can be a lethal blow to any savings account. So where does ...

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