Tag Archives: Mayhem

Metal Review: Belphegor: Conjuring the Dead (2014)

Belphegor: Conjuring the Dead

Austria’s Belphegor is back with their tenth full-length release, “Conjuring the Dead,” mixing their blasphemous style of death metal with black metal and anything that they can get their hands on. If you are looking for heavy, you know that Belphegor provides it and “Conjuring the Dead” is no different. Opening with Gasmask Terror, the

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,

Metal Review: Nader Sadek – Living Flesh (2013)

With a release date of February 27, 2013, visual artist Nader Sadek’s band will release “Living Flesh,” the first ever live performance from Nader Sadek’s band. Born in Egypt, but based in New York, Nader Sadek is well known for his elaborate masks and stage art for metal outfits such as Mayhem and Sunn O))).

NADER SADEK “Mayhem” Art Exhibit Now Open in Philadelphia

Famed artist and visual effects director and driving force behind the all-star death metal project that bears his name, NADER SADEK is being featured as part of a group exhibition at the Institute of Contemporary Art in Philadelphia. Sounds good to me since I am right around the Philadelphia area. The exhibit, which runs from

Metal Review – Nader Sadek – In the Flesh (2011)

In the Flesh is the brainchild of Egyptian-born, New York-based conceptual artist Nader Sadek. Known for his impressively twisted sculptures, masks, and installations used for example by bands such as MAYHEM and SUNN O))), Sadek is now venturing into the realm of recorded music – including songwriting credits on this album! The band NADER SADEK

Metal Review – Ava Inferi – Onyx (2011)

Ava Inferi was created in Almada, Portugal, by guitarist and songwriter Rune Eriksen (aka Blasphemer, Mayhem). The debut album, Burdens, was released in January 2006. Portugal’s Ava Inferi is back with another release displaying their dark, cold, gothic style of Portuguese Metal. Vocalist Carmen Susana Simões’ voice is as beautiful as ever on this release