Tag Archives: Norway Metal

ENSLAVED postpone UK tour dates to 2022 + announce four ‘Cinematic Tour 2020’ live albums


Utgard-Loki beckons!

Blackened avant-gardists Enslaved have launched into their 30th year with thunder and flames. Although their Utgard European Tour will now take place in spring 2022, with support coming from IntronautObsidian Kingdom and Crown, the band are proud to announce four new live albums/DVDs. Out June 25th, the audio and visuals for these releases have been taken from their revered Cinematic Tour 2020, with physical pre-orders launching today.

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Emperor Announce Official Livestream Event “A Night of Emperial Wrath 2021” on May 23


2021 marks 30 years since the formation of extreme metal pioneers Emperor

Formed in 1991, their game-changing debut In The Nightside Eclipse (1995) set the template for symphonic, bombastic, melodic black metal, whilst their follow-up record, Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) became an instant hit.

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IHSAHN & LEPROUS unique hybrid concert this Sunday (20.12.20)


The collaboration between Ihsahn and Leprous goes back the better part of two decades, where songs, members and performances have been heavily intertwined. This exclusive and unique performance will celebrate these connections further.

Set to take place at Notodden Theater, Norway, on December 20th 2020 @ 7pm GMT, tickets are available HERE.

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Norwegian black-metal band Mork reveal details on new album ‘Katedralen’


Following on mercilessly from 2020’s aptly titled ‘Pesta’ EP, Norwegian act Mork resumes its ascension through the ranks of the Scandinavian black metal scene with the fifth chapter, Katedralen, venturing ever further from the more primal early Darkthrone-based foundations, while still fundamentally keeping the grim flame of the old school in its DNA.

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ENSLAVED honoured with 12-part documentary series on Norwegian TV + YouTube


Enslaved are being honoured with an elaborate 12 part television documentary named Heimvegen (The Way Home), which is broadcast every Saturday on Norwegian TV (TV Haugaland) and on YouTube. All episodes are subtitled into English.

The documentary offers a detailed insight into the history of the band, following Ivar Bjørnson and Grutle Kjellson as they guide us through the journey of Enslaved‘s formative years.

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WINDIR discography to be released on vinyl for the first time


For decades, fans have been asking for a vinyl release of the iconic and beloved WINDIR albums. On March 5, 2021, that dream will become a reality. The black metal classics ‘Soknardalr’, ‘Arntor’, ‘1184’ and ‘Likferd’, will be available in a special, limited edition wooden box released via Season of Mist. ‘The Sognametal Legacy’ box set is strictly limited to 1184 copies worldwide.

Pre-orders have started immediately and are available in the Season of Mist shop HERE

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