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Emperor to Reunite and Play Shows in 2017


Norwegian black titans Emperor have made the announcement that the legends will reunite to play three exclusive appearances at the Brutal Assault Festival in the Czech Republic. The band will play tracks from the legandary 1997 albums, Anthems to the Welkin at Dusk, to celebrate its 20th anniversary. The formation of the band will consist

Emperor Announce The Complete Works Box Set

Emperor The Complete Works

Black metal veterans Emperor have announced a special edition “The Complete Works” vinyl box set spanning their entire career. The box set will be the first time their works have been remastered specifically for vinyl and presented as special editions. It will be released by Finnish label Blood Music in early-to-mid 2015. Emperor are doing

Metal Review: Ihsahn: Das Seelenbrechen (2013)

Ihsahn Das Seelenbrechen

Ihsahn is back with his latest opus, “Das Seelenbrechen” (roughly translated: ‘The Soul Crushing’), with a release date of October 22, 2013 via Candlelight Records. As with most of Ihsahns’s post-Emperor work, “Das Seelenbrechen” is an album that needs to be slowly taken in. To say that this musically genius does not make the same

Ihsahn Streaming Yet Another New Track Entitled Tacit

Ihsahn Das Seelenbrechen

We have already heard two new tracks from Ihsahn’s “Das Seelenbrechen,” so why not a third from the Emperor legend. Take a listen to Tacit here. The first released song, Hiber, can be found here, and the second track, NaCl can be found here. “Das Seelenbrechen” drops on October 22, 2013. In a recent interview

Ihsahn Streaming Another New Single

Ihsahn Das Seelenbrechen

Ihsahn has released another new single entitled NaCl. The track will appear on the forthcoming “Das Seelenbrechen” album due on October 22, 2013 via Candelight Records. Please upgrade your browser

Ihsahn Streaming New Song Hiber From Das Seelenbrechen

Ihsahn Das Seelenbrechen

Ihsahn is streaming a new song entitled Hiber from the upcoming “Das Seelenbrechen” release. Hiber will open the new album. “Das Seelenbrechen” was recorded at Ihsahn’s own studio in Norway in collaboration with drummer Tobias Ornes Andersen (also Leprous) and drops on October 22, 2013 via Candelight Records. I cannot wait for this release from

Emperor To Reunite, Headline Wacken Open Air 2014

How sweet is this? Legendary band Emperor will reform and headline Wacken Open Air 2014 for the 25th anniversary of the fest. The news was announced earlier today at Wacken’s press conference which was attended by Ihsahn (Vegard Sverre Tveitan) and Samoth (Tomas Haugen). On the official Wacken fest page it reads: Small surprise in

The Devin Townsend Project – New Video Online – Julaar

Julaar, the brand-new video from Canadian progressive metal band The Devin Townsend Project can be seen below. Julaar features guest appearance from legendary ex-Emperor frontman Vegard Sverre “Ihsahn” Tveitan and comes off the band’s latest album Deconstruction, which was released on June 21st through InsideOut Music.

Metal Review – The Devin Townsend Project – Deconstruction (2011)

Deconstruction and Ghost are probably two of the most eagerly awaited records of the year for many metal fans. These albums make up the second half of the tetralogy initiated last year by Devin Townsend with the acoustic Ki and the lively Addicted. Devin Townsend is a truly unique individual. He is truly an artist