Tag Archives: Varg Vikernes

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 – 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