True Norwegian Black Metal

Blodhemn – Holmengraa (Indie Recordings)

Miss old Satyricon, old Mayhem, old all? Blodhemn is the answer to your Scandinavian BM longing…
Release Date: 
18 May 2012 - 12:30pm

One can easily ask: What’s new about a black metal band from Norway? In these days of metallic symbiosis, everything!

“You can add Rotting Christ to the list” – Burzum’s Varg Vikernes shares his metal faves with Metal as Fuck!

Yes, Varg Vikernes talked to us, and he talked about what we all in the Metal as Fuck team like best: music!

For the purpose of this discussion we asked that there be no political rants or whatever beyond our scope, which is metal.

Burzum – Umskiptar (Byelobog Productions)

New Burzum album, the Vikernes’ Sturm und Drung*
Release Date: 
21 May 2012 - 12:30pm

So, after one year, here I am again, talking about Varg Vikernes’ Burzum and his new album Umskiptar.

Shining - Live Blackjazz (Indie Recordings)

Killer heavy metal jazz fusion saxophone solos! Nuff said!
Release Date: 
11 Nov 2011 (All day)

Many bands have married Jazz and Metal.

Throne of Kartarsis - Helvete: Det Iskalde Morket - (Candlelight/Modern Invasion)

This is one of those albums where every song is like a solar flare from a black sun... therapy!
Release Date: 
15 Jun 2009 (All day)

It's albums like this that remind me why I listen to black metal: that true atmospheric, old-school Norwegian black metal.