Mads Lilletvedt & Olav Iversen (Sahg) Detail New Album Born Demon Track By Track
October 3, 2022 Chris Dick
Sahg madmen Mads Lilletvedt and Olav Iversen riff mightily with an exclusive track-by-track of new album, Born Demon, for Decibel.
Watch: All-Star Black Metal Lineup Covers Mayhem’s ‘Freezing Moon’
January 4, 2022 Emily Bellino
Watch members of Emperor, Gorgoroth, Gaahl’s Wyrd and Cadaver pay tribute to True Norwegian Black Metal institution Mayhem.
Abbath Bassist King ov Hell Leaves Band
June 11, 2018 Emily Bellino
Abbath bassist King ov Hell parts ways with the band.
Full Album Stream: Ováte – “Ováte”
May 30, 2018 Emily Bellino
Stream the new album from Ováte, featuring contributions from members of Taake, Gorgoroth and more.
Top 5 Metal Bands With Names Originating With Tolkien
April 10, 2017 Chris Dick
Throughout rock ‘n’ roll history (we’re talking proto-metal here), J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings have influenced heavily. Whether it’s lyrical references or inspiration — such as Led Zeppelin‘s “The Battle of Evermore” and “Ramble On” or Rush‘s “The Necromancer” and Rivendell” or Black Sabbath‘s “The Wizard” — or bands taking Tolkien-named places, things, persons to call their own, rock, metal, and all their relevant sub-genres owe much to Tolkien. Death metal and black metal, of course, are no exception.