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Metal Review: Triptykon: Melana Chasmata (2014)

Triptykon: Melana Chasmata

Triptykon is a band that excites me on so many levels. Getting fresh output from legends of metal is something that normally comes with trepidation. We all have musicians that have long been idolized that you wish would just call it a day, but we also have those musicians that seem to get better with

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

Mayhem Recording New Album

In a recent update on Facebook, Jan Axel “Hellhammer” Blomberg, drummer of Norwegian black metal band Mayhem, announced that the band is currently in Mølla Sound Studio recording the follow-up to 2007’s “Ordo Ad Chao.” In the update, Hellhammer said: “In the studio at Mølla, recording drums for the new Mayhem record. 7 trax down,