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Massakren

From: Chicago, IL, United States
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Massakren Interviews and Features

Below are our features and interviews with Massakren.

Interview

Massakren Talks Black Metal And New EP

A young band hungry to make a name for itself, Massakren has already started to make a splash with its new self-titled EP and "Threshold" music video. Taking a base of Dimmu Borgir style black metal, but throwing in plenty of extra flourishes and even a thrash influence, the members of Massakren were amazingly only between 16-20 years old when the EP's tracks were recorded, following in the footsteps of some of Scandinavia's most influential bands.

Massakren's vocalist Parker Jameson filled in Metalunderground.com on the band's formation, the musical history of the members, and the recording process for the new EP. Parker also delved into subjects such as black metal's place in the metal scene, and how perception of certain styles can influence listeners. Commenting on the subject, Parker stated "People need to use their ears and nothing else when judging bands. Their popularity shouldn’t impact your views on their songwriting."

Read on to find out more about this up-and-coming black metal juggernaut that is poised to storm the genre and take absolutely no prisoners. More...

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