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Enslaved Announce Australian Tour Dates

Norwegian progressive metal band Enslaved will be hitting Australian shores this June for the first time in their careers. The Australian Winter Rite Tour 2013 will see the band tour throughout the nation in support of their well received 2012 release, “RIITIIR” with opening act Rise of Avernus. Enslaved sent this message to their Australian

Enslaved Release Video For “Thoughts Like Hammers”

Progressive metal band Enslaved have premiered a video for the song “Thoughts Like Hammers”, the opening track to their twelfth studio album RIITIIR (read the RIITIIR review), out now via Nuclear Blast. The video was directed by Jerome Siegelaer, who explained the concept of the video: “In few words, the concept is that thoughts are

Metal Review: Enslaved – RIITIIR (2012)

A lot of people forget (or do not realize) that progressive metal giants Enslaved began as black/viking metal outfit turned progressive metal band, and I use progressive metal loosely as Enslaved can really not be pigeonholed into one specific genre. With each release, Enslaved pushes the boundaries of any genre that they record. Songs are

Enslaved Announces Spring Rite European Tour Dates

Enslaved has announced the dates for the Spring Rite European tour. These March and April shows are in support of new album “RIITIIR,” which is due out on September 28th, 2012. 3/13TH – DIVAN DU MONDE, PARIS FR 3/14TH – MQ LIVE, MANCHESTER UK 3/15TH – HAMMERFEST, WALES UK 3/16TH – BUTTON FACTORY, DUBLIN IRL

Enslaved Unveil New Album Title and Artwork

Norwegian progressive black metal band Enslaved have named their twelfth studio album Riitiir and have unveiled the album’s artwork, which was created by Truls Espedal and can be viewed below. Riitiir is due out in Europe on September 28th and in North America on October 2nd through Nuclear Blast. From the woods in Sweden, Enslaved