Tag: Mayhem

Review: “Beyond Life” by Deathfiend

Hailing from deepest, darkest Birmingham are Deathfiend, a trio who describe themselves as creating a blend of Old School Death Metal and Punk which is heavily influenced by the early sounds of Doom and Black Metal. While that sounds like a complex hot mess, if you’ve heard “Atavistic Black Disorder / Kommando” by Mayhem then

Review: “The Way Of Ashes” by Mercury’s Well

Seven years after it was released in 2015 we return to “The Way of Ashes“, a concept EP from Reading Progressive Death Metal trio Mercury’s Well for a review to set the stage for their upcoming self titled debut album. Recorded and produced by Dean Nelson at Platform Studios, it finds vocalist and guitarist Simon

Bootleg: Mayhem in Montreal Canada!

Filmed at Club Soda in Montreal Canada on 22nd March, “Life Eternal“, “Falsified and Hated” and “To Daimonion” have surfaced from the set of Norwegian Black Metal masters Mayhem as they travel from San Francisco California to Joliet Illinois on one of two shows outside of North America. Last summer saw the arrival of “Atavistic

NEWS: Mayhem celebrate “Black Glass Communion”!

Last month, MAYHEM released a new EP “Atavistic Black Disorder / Kommando”, which showcases the bands hardcore punk influences with a quartet of covers alongside a trio of cuts left from the sessions for 2019 album “Daemon”. Now the most fearsome Black Metal band has teamed up with renowned filmmaker Zev Deans to create a

Review: “Atavistic Black Disorder / Kommando” by Mayhem

“When we recorded the drums for ‘Daemon’, we suddenly had 3-4 days extra studio time,Hellhammer recorded his stuff faster than we had planned, so we picked out a bunch of covers to record, just to have something for later use. It turns out that we made the right move, as we didn’t want to start

NEWS: Mayhem have an “Everlasting Dying Flame”?

9th July will see Century Media unveil an EP from Norwegian Black Metal pioneers Mayhem that showcases not only a holy trinity of cuts culled from their 2019 album “Dameon” but also paying tribute to a quartet of 80s Punk influences. That is done with covers of tracks by Discharge, Ramones, Dead Kennedys and Rudimentary

Interview: Mayhem: “An Everlasting Flame #2”!

The second part of an interview series that sees Mayhem talk about their Black Metal renditions of four Punk classics which appear on their forthcoming EP has surfaced. This time out Maniac and Billy Messiah talk about “Atavistic Black Disorder / Kommando” which will be unleashed to the four winds on 9th July via Century

Interview: Mayhem: “An Everlasting Flame #1”!

When Mayhem announced a trio of leftover tracks from their last album would be accompanied by a quartet of Punk covers for release during a Global Pandemic, we raised a eyebrow and had may questions. Fortunately the Norwegian Black Metal masters have chosen to answer them but dropping an interview series. “Atavistic Black Disorder /

NEWS: Mayhem premier “Voces Ab Alta” with video from Costin Chioreanu!

with covers of songs by Discharge, Dead Kennedys and Ramones alongside a trio of original previously unreleased cuts, the upcoming EP “Atavistic Black Disorder / Kommando” from Black Metal legends Mayhem looks to be a tantalising offering. One of those previously unreleased tracks called “Voces Ab Alta“, recorded during the “Daemon” sessions, has been given