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Best Mellow Metal Songs


Not all metal has to be 100 miles per hour and in your face. Some of my favorite mellow tracks come from metal bands. Sometimes you just need to sit in a darkened room and listen to some mellow tracks to sit and chill for a while and this list of mellow metal songs does

Metal Review: Mayhem: Esoteric Warfare (2014)

Mayhem Esoteric Warfare

Oslo, Norway’s black metal legion, Mayhem, epitomizes the chaos and infamy of the 90’s Norwegian black metal scene. Between the church burnings and other unbelievable, non-musical related shenanigans on that time, Mayhem was normally near each outburst. With the suicide of vocalist Dead in 1991 and the murder of guitarist Euronymous by former band member

Burzum’s Varg Vikernes Released, No Charges Are Filed

After being arrested in France earlier this week for suspicion of planning a massacre when his wife purchased several rifles, Burzum’s Varg Vikernes has now been released and no charges have been filed. The website Nrk.no reports (translated from Norwegian): “The French prosecutor confirms to NRK.no that Varg Vikernes was released at 19:00 Thursday night.

Varg Vikernes Arrested on Terrorism Charges

Black metal legend and Burzum frontman Varg Vikernes was arrested in France on suspicion of plotting a “massacre” yesterday. Reportedly, the evidence against him is very thin at the time, and it looks like Varg has not done anything illegal at this time. Varg, who served 21 years in prison for the murder of fellow

Metal Review: Crowned – Vacuous Spectral Silence (2012)

Australian atmospheric black metal band Crowned comes at you with their debut album Vacuous Spectral Silence, and with it, we are introduced to a familiar atmosphere of other black metal bands of this ilk, namely Wolves in the Throne Room and Burzum. While their tone is not as deep and thoughtful and the bands just

Burzum to Release Re-Recorded Material

Burzum will be releasing a new album entitled From the Depths of Darkness in late November consisting of re-recorded material from their albums Burzum and Det Som Engang Var. The album will feature Varg’s favorite tracks from his two first albums that were re-recorded in 2010 for this release the way he originally intended. From

Metal Review – Lekamen Illusionen Kallet – The Second Wind (2011)

Lekamen Illusionen Kallet, also known simply as LIK, is back after a four year absence with The Second Wind. Lekamen Illusionen Kallet has a Black Metal feel to it similar to some Burzum albums. I can also hear a little Darthrone in their sound as well. Of course, you can definitely hear some Peste Noire

FearShop.com Metal Podcast – Episode 42 – Peace Sells the Fallen Beast

We review Megadeth – Peace Sells But Who”s Buying? (1986), Vreid V (2011), Burzum – Fallen (2011), and DevilDriver – Beast (2011). We play songs from Burzum, Volbeat, Alcest, Made of Hate, Satyricon, Tankard, The Project Hate MCMXCIX and The Nightmare Stage. Visit the site at http://www.fearshopmetalpodcast.com to subscribe to the show. Voice Mail: 206.337.7695

Metal Review – Burzum – Fallen (2011)

Speak the name Burzum and you are hit with many alternate views of the band. First and foremost Burzum is shrouded in a great controversy due to Varg Vikernes’ past. This review will concentrate moreso on Burzum’s future than Vikernes’ past. While I would never condone the actions of the man himself, I do believe

Burzum – Fallen (2011) – Samples Posted Online

Audio samples have made their way online from the forthcoming full length album from black metal icon Burzum. The new album, titled “Fallen,” is set for release on March 7, 2011 through Byelobog Productions. Samples from the upcoming Burzum album. As some of you may know from a while ago, the new Burzum album will