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BULLET's 'Bite The Bullet' To Be Released On Vinyl

Swedish heavy rockers BULLET will have their sophomore album, "Bite The Bullet", released on vinyl on January 30, 2009. It will be available in three editions: * Gatefold LP * Gatefold LP + Backpatch * Gatefold LP + Backpatch + T-Shirt + Patch "Dusk Til Dawn", the new video from BULLET, can be viewed below. ...

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BONAFIDE: In Pre-Production Mode

Swedish rockers BONAFIDE have started pre-production for the follow-up to their debut album, which was released in September 2007. Chips Kiesbye, SATOR guitarist and celebrated producer who has previously worked with THE HELLACOPTERS, MILLENCOLIN and SAHARA HOTNIGHTS, among many others, will handle the production on the new CD. Recording will take place in Studio Muscamatic ...

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'Swedish Death Metal' Book: Polish Translation Due This Month

INSISION/TYRANT bassist Daniel Ekeroth's acclaimed history "Swedish Death Metal" will be available in a Polish translation on November 28 from Polish publishing house Kagra. The book was translated by Bart Donarski (who also translated "Choosing Death: The Improbable History of Death Metal & Grindcore" by Albert Mudrian), a contributor to well-known Polish magazine Mystic Art, ...

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THE HELLACOPTERS Planning Live Album, Movie

Swedish rock and rollers THE HELLACOPTERS — the band fronted by former ENTOMBED drummer Nicke Andersson (on guitar/vocals) — have issued the following update: "It's been a week since our last[-ever] shows at Debaser, Stockholm and we'd like to say thank you very much to all of you who came out and made it such ...

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BULLET: 'Dusk Til Dawn' Video Available

"Dusk Til Dawn", the new video from Swedish heavy rockers BULLET, can be viewed below. The song comes off the group's sophomore album, "Bite the Bullet", which entered the chart in the band's home country at position No. 3. The follow-up to 2006's "Heading for the Top" was mixed and co-produced by Nicke Andersson (THE ...

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THE HELLACOPTERS: New Video Interview Available

A new interview with the Swedish rock and roll band THE HELLACOPTERS conducted on October 9, 2008 in Tampere, Finland can be viewed below. The last four shows ever by THE HELLACOPTERS, which will be held on October 25 and October 26 at Debaser Medis in Stockholm (the group will play two shows per day), ...

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THE BONES To Film German Show For Upcoming DVD

Swedish punk 'n' roll masters THE BONES will film their "Bad Boys For Life" showcase (which is part of the German music fair Popkomm) on October 11, 2008 at the SO36 in Berlin for their upcoming DVD. An early 2009 release via Century Media is expected. THE BONES' video for the song "Flatline Fever" can ...

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THE HELLACOPTERS: Munich Concert Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of the Swedish rock and roll band THE HELLACOPTERS's September 24, 2008 concert at the Backstage Werk in Munich, Germany can be viewed below (clips uploaded by "eblinternational"). THE HELLACOPTERS released a new single, "Darling Darling", on September 5 with exclusive B-side "Baby Come". It was made available as a CD-single and ...

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BULLET's 'Bite The Bullet' Lands On Swedish Chart

"Bite the Bullet", the sophomore album from Swedish old-school metallers BULLET, has entered the chart in the band's home country at position No. 3. The follow-up to 2006's "Heading for the Top" was mixed and co-produced by Nicke Andersson (THE HELLACOPTERS, SOLUTION, DEATH BREATH). "Bite the Bullet" track listing: 01. Pay The Price 02. Roadking ...

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'Swedish Death Metal' Author Demonstrates Classic Swedish Death Guitar Sound; Video Available

In a brief new video tutorial, Daniel Ekeroth, author of the massive book "Swedish Death Metal" (and bassist of TYRANT and INSISION), breaks down and demonstrates the classic Swedish death metal guitar sound invented by Leif Cuzner of NIHILIST and perfected at Studio Sunlight in Stockholm on albums by ENTOMBED, DISMEMBER, and countless others. The ...

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BULLET: 'Bite The Bullet' Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

Swedish old-school metallers BULLET will release their sophomore album, "Bite the Bullet", on September 5 via Black Lodge Records. The follow-up to 2006's "Heading for the Top" was mixed and co-produced by Nicke Andersson (THE HELLACOPTERS, SOLUTION, DEATH BREATH). "Bite the Bullet" track listing: 01. Pay The Price 02. Roadking 03. Bite The Bullet 04. ...

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Video Preview Of 'Swedish Death Metal' Book Available

INSISION/TYRANT bassist Daniel Ekeroth's acclaimed history "Swedish Death Metal" is now available in revised and expanded edition from new U.S. publisher Bazillion Points. All pre-orders have been shipped, and the first 50 copies include surprise page proofs signed by the author. Watch a video preview of "Swedish Death Metal" below. The ultimate insider's account of ...

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ENFORCER Confirmed For Sweden's ARVIKAFESTIVALEN

Swedish metal powerhouse ENFORCER has been confirmed for this summer's Arvikafestivalen, set to take place July 3-5 in Arvika, Sweden. Also scheduled to appear are SLAYER, SOILWORK, HARDCORE SUPERSTAR, THE HELLACOPTERS, VOLBEAT, DEATHSTARS, BEHEMOTH and AVATAR, among many others. For more information, visit www.arvikafestivalen.se. Following up its appearance on the "Speed KillsAgain!" sampler, ...

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'Swedish Death Metal' Book Expanded Edition Due In July

INSISION/TYRANT bassist Daniel Ekeroth's acclaimed history "Swedish Death Metal" will be available this July in revised and expanded edition from new U.S. publisher Bazillion Points. The ultimate insider's account of the rise of the Scandinavian metal scene, the book boasts over 450 pages, over 500 images, and is based on candid interviews with members of ...

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BULLET To Release 'Bite The Bullet' In September

Swedish old-school metallers BULLET will release their sophomore album, "Bite the Bullet", on September 5 via Black Lodge Records. The follow-up to 2006's "Heading for the Top" was mixed and co-produced by Nicke Andersson (THE HELLACOPTERS, SOLUTION, DEATH BREATH). BULLET is: Hell Hofer - Vocals Hampus Klang - Lead guitar Erik Almstrm - Lead guitar ...

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THE HELLACOPTERS: European Tour Dates Announced

Sweden's THE HELLACOPTERS the band fronted by former ENTOMBED drummer Nicke Andersson (on guitar/vocals) has scheduled the following dates: Sep. 15 - Germany - Hamburg Markthalle Sep. 16 - Germany - Wiesbaden Schlachthof Sep. 17 - France - Clermont Ferrand La Cooperative De Mai Sep. 18 - Spain - Barcelona Razzmatazz 2 Sep. 19 - ...

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THE HELLACOPTERS Explain "Head Off' Album Concept

Sweden's THE HELLACOPTERS the band fronted by former ENTOMBED drummer Nicke Andersson (on guitar/vocals) has issued the following statement: "If you haven't noticed yet, our new album, 'Head Off', is comprised of songs we didn't write ourselves. But before you scream, 'Oh no, a cover album!,' let's just clear a few things up. "The idea ...

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THE HELLACOPTERS: Video Interview Posted Online

Germany's sallysTV recently conducted an interview with THE HELLACOPTERS members Nicke Royale (Anders Niklas Andersson; lead vocals and guitar) and Boba Fett (Anders Lindstrm; piano). Watch the nine-minute chat below. "Head Off", the "absolutely final" album from THE HELLACOPTERS last week entered the Swedish national chart at position No. 4. "Head Off" was released in ...

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THE HELLACOPTERS' 'Head Off' Cracks Swedish Top 5

"Head Off", the "absolutely final" album from Sweden's THE HELLACOPTERS the band fronted by former ENTOMBED drummer Nicke Andersson (on guitar/vocals) has entered the Swedish national chart at position No. 4. "Head Off" was released in Sweden last Friday (April 18) via Wild Kingdom on CD, LP and a limited CD/vinyl deluxe combo version. The ...

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THE HELLACOPTERS Schedules Stockholm Signing Session

Sweden's THE HELLACOPTERS the band fronted by former ENTOMBED drummer Nicke Andersson (on guitar/vocals) will take part in a signing session at the Sound Pollution in Stockholm on Friday, April 18 beginning at 16.00. THE HELLACOPTERS' "absolutely final" album, "Head Off", is being released in Sweden tomorrow via Wild Kingdom on CD, LP and a ...

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