Nuclear Blast/Riot

Kataklysm Euro Tour January 2010

Kataklysm will embark on a European headliner run in January - with support coming from labelmates BELPHEGOR and SUICIDAL ANGELS. Please note that some new dates in Scandinavia have been added.
Tour Dates: 
07/01/2010 - 08/02/2010

 

 

Augury - drummer leaves band

Creators of a progressive-minded extreme metal, Montreal's juggernauts Augury sadly report the departure of their drummer Antoine Baril.

 

 

Varg reveal cover art

German Viking horde Varg just revealed the coverartwork of their highly anticipated output Blutaar which will be released via Nuclear Blast/Riot on January 22nd.

 

Frontwolf Freki made the following statement about Blutaar:

Hammerfall - North American Tour 2010

Swedish Heavy Metal masters of Hammerfall will start their North-American Tour in spring 2010. This will be the band's first tour of U.S./Canada in almost five years.
Tour Dates: 
05/03/2010 - 08/04/2010

Hammerfall - North American Tour 2010

Swedish Heavy Metal masters of Hammerfall will start their North-American Tour in spring 2010. This will be the band's first tour of U.S./Canada in almost five years.

 

 

Wednesday 13: Australian Tour February 2010

Halloween will rain down on Australia this February, with the arrival of shock-rocker and one-time Murderdoll vocalist Wednesday 13 and his band. Get your ghoulish make-up out in preparation for a string of gore-filled, dirty, sleazy live shows that will leave you begging for more.... tickets on sale now!
Tour Dates: 
11/02/2010 - 13/02/2010

 

Wednesday 13: Australian Tour February 2010

Halloween will rain down on Australia this February, with the arrival of shock-rocker and one-time Murderdoll vocalist Wednesday 13 and his band. Get your ghoulish make-up out in preparation for a string of gore-filled, dirty, sleazy live shows that will leave you begging for more.

 

A Crusade into the Macabre - Helmuth of Belphegor

Helmuth, founding guitarist of blackened death metal act Belphegor, is a man who knows what he wants. Hot from the release of Walpurgis Rites - Hexenwahn, he chats to Metal as Fuck about the intense production, and his upcoming plans.

If you’ve ever made a list of some of the most enduring blackened death metal bands to emerge from Europe, Austria’s Belphegor has to be somewhere at the top.

Suicidal Angels - Sanctify The Darkness (Nuclear Blast/Riot)

Sun, sea, sand and sacrilege; welcome to the land of Suicidal Angels.
Release Date: 
20 Nov 2009 - 10:30am

I don't know what it is about Greece that makes the country produce such pissed of bands. Scandanavia is understandable; there's a whole lot of night and a shit load of cold.