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Formed: 1987
From: Stockholm, Sweden
Last Known Status: Active

Latest Entombed News

Below is our complete Entombed news coverage, including columns and articles pertaining to the band. Some articles listed may be indirectly related, such as side projects of the band members, etc.

Note: We began associating news directly with bands in late 2003. Therefore, earlier band news may not be listed on this page.

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Amon Amarth Announces Supporting Bands

Amon Amarth has announced that Entombed and Evile will be accompanying them on their Scandinavian and UK/Ireland tours. The tour dates are listed below.

Scandinavian Tour:

02/10 (SF) HELSINKI / Tavastia
03/10 (SF) SEINÄJOKI / Rytmikorjaamo
04/10 (SF) OULU / Teatria
06/10 (SE) ÖSTERSUND / Gamla Tingshuset
07/10 (SE) ÖREBRO / Kulturhuset
08/10 (NO) DRAMMEN / Union Scene
09/10 (NO) HAUGESUND / Byscenen
10/10 (NO) BERGEN / USF Verftet
11/10 (NO) OSLO / John Dee
13/10 (SE) GÖTEBORG / Trädgårn
14/10 (DK) ÅRHUS / Train
15/10 (DK) KØBENHAVN / Vega
16/10 (SE) MALMÖ / KB
17/10 (SE) STOCKHOLM / Arenan

UK and Ireland Tour:

22/10 (WAL) CARDIFF / Solus
23/10 (IRE) BELFAST / Spring & Airbrake
24/10 (IRE) DUBLIN / Academy
26/10 (ENG) NOTTINGHAM / Rock City
27/10 (ENG) NORWICH / Waterfront
28/10 (ENG) WOLVERHAMPTON / Wulfrun Hall
29/10 (ENG) NEWCASTLE / Northumbria University
30/10 (SCO) GLASGOW / Garage
31/10 (ENG) MANCHESTER / Academy 2
1/11 (ENG) LONDON / Koko

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First Bands Announced For Maryland Deathfest 2010

The organizers of the Maryland Deathfest has announced the first batch of bands for the next edition of the festival. More bands will be announced shortly, including the headliners.

The first bands to be announced are as follows:


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Entombed Confirmed For Bloodstock Open Air 2009

Swedish extreme metal outfit Entombed has confirmed that they will be performing at this years edition of Bloodstock open Air on August 16th in Derbyshire, England at the Catton hall.

A message from guitarist Alex Hellid reads: "Yes, finally! Back to the UK! Look forward to Bloodstock very very much! It’s been way too long and Entombed are extremely delighted to return to our second home after what seems to be an eternity. Great bands too I see!!! We have not been to UK since masters of death 2006, so we’re really looking forward to some mushy peas and late night curries by now!!"

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Manatees Confirmed For Damnation Festival

Manatees has been confirmed for UK's Damnation Festival 2009, set to take place Saturday 24th October at Leeds University Union.

Festival director Gavin McInally said: "Manatees will bring to the mix their blend of soul-crushing progressive sludge in what is shaping up to be our most eclectic lineup yet."

The festival billing is shaping up as follows:


For more information, visit damnationfestival.co.uk.

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Entombed Planning South American Tour Dates

Entombed has announced their plans to tour South American in November, although no official dates have been set yet. The band issued the following brief statement about the tour:



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More Bands Confirmed For Summer Breeze Open Air

The Summer Breeze Open Air Festival 2009 will take place August 13 - 15 in Dinkelsbuhl, Germany. The latest bands to be confirmed for the festival are Evergreen Terrace, The Cumshots, and Excrementory Grindfuckers.

The other bands already confirmed for the festival include:

Amon Amarth, Amorphis, Backyard Babies, Battlelore, Before the Dawn, Beneath the Massacre, Brainstorm, Callejon, Cataract, Corvus Corux, Dagoba, Entombed, Epica, Equilibrium, Evocation, Firewind, Ghost Brigade, Grand Magus, Grave, Hate Eternal, The Haunted, Katatonia, Legion of the Damned, Misery Index, Narziss, One Way Mirror, Opeth, Powerwolf, Raunchy, Sacred Steel, Unhelig, Unsun, Vader, Volbeat, Vomitory, Vried, Waylander, Wintersun.

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Video Of Converge Covering Entombed Posted Online

A new video has been posted online of Converge performing a cover of the Entombed song "Wolverine Blues." The video can be viewed below. More...

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God Seed To Play Hellfest Open Air Festival 2009

God Seed, the band featuring former Gorgoroth members Gaahl and King Ov Hell, has been confirmed to play at the 2009 Hellfest Open Air Festival. The festival will take place in Clisson, France on June 19 - 21.

Other bands confirmed for the festival include Motley Crue, Heaven and Hell, Anthrax, Entombed, Samael, Pig Destroyer, Vader, Manowar, Dream Theater, Amon Amarth, Mastodon, Stratavarious, Dragonforce, and Pain of Salvation.

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Unanimated Readies New Album

UNANIMATED, the reunited Swedish melodic death metal band featuring former members of ENTOMBED and DISMEMBER, will release its new album, "In The Light Of Darkness (The Covenant Of Death)", in April via Regain Records. The CD was mixed by Tore Stjerna at Necromorbus Studios (WATAIN, FUNERAL MIST). The album layout was handled by Erik Danielsson (WATAIN).

UNANIMATED's first two albums - 1993's "In the ..Forest.. of the Dreaming Dead" and 1995's "Ancient God of Evil" - were remastered and re-released in June 2008 with bonus tracks.

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Guillotine Added To SwedenRock Cruise Fest 2009

The lineup for the next edition of the SwedenRock Cruise has been announced. The cruise will tour the Baltic Sea. Party for 24 hours straight on 12 floors full of metal DJ’s, tax free-shops, bars and restaurants, relax in the pool and sauna or have fun in the game room in addition to checking out the six well known hard rock / metal bands that will perform onboard. The bands performing include:

Grave Digger
Pink Cream 69
Dream Evil

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GTA4: The Lost and Damned Gets A Metal Station

"The Lost and Damned," the first expansion pack for Rockstar Games' hugely successful video game, Grand Theft Auto IV, is out now on Xbox 360. Aside from the new missions and characters, one of the biggest features of the expansion pack is the addition of all-new radio shows - with one aimed squarely at metalheads.

The game's LCHC (Liberty City Hardcore) radio station now features a new show hosted by MAX CAVALERA of SEPULTURA/SOULFLY fame, which includes a slew of timeless metal favourites such as Earache Records legends AT THE GATES, ENTOMBED and TERRORIZER - providing the perfect soundtrack for hitting the streets of Liberty City.

For more information on "Grand Theft Auto: The Lost and Damned" and to see the full list of new music included in

1. At the Gates - "Slaughter of the Soul"
2. Drive By Audio - "Jailbait"
3. Celtic Frost - "Inner Sanctum"
4. Entombed - "Drowned"
5. Sepultura - "Dead Embryonic Cells"
6. Deicide - "Dead by Dawn"
7. Cannibal Corpse - "I Cum Blood"
8. Bathory - "Call From the Grave"
9. Kreator - "Awakening of the Gods"
10. Terrorizer - "Fear of Napalm"

You can check out the rest of their music selections here. The rock station in particular features some decent metal songs as well. More...

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Max Cavalera To Appear In New GTA Game

Former Sepultura frontman and current leader of Soulfly Max Cavalera will appear as the host of the L.C.H.C. (Liberty City Hardcore) radio station in the new video game, "Grand Theft Auto IV: The Lost And Damned" Rockstar Games revealed today. The radio station will include some more metal songs this time around, including "I Cum Blood" by Cannibal Corpse, Bathory's "Call From The Grave", Entombed's "Drowned" and "Fear Of Napalm" by Terrorizer. The Classic Rock station will also be updated to include "Wild Side" by Motley Crue and "Wheels Of Steel" by Saxon amongst others. You can check out a sample of the new stations and DJ by heading to the games official website.

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More Bands Confirmed For Summer Breeze Open Air

The following bands have now been confirmed for Germany's Summer Breeze Open Air Festival 2009:

Amon Amarth, Amorphis, Backyard Babies, Battlelore, Before the Dawn, Beneath the Massacre, Brainstorm, Callejon, Cataract, Corvus Corux, Dagoba, Entombed, Epica, Equilibrium, Evocation, Firewind, Ghost Brigade, Grand Magus, Grave, Hate Eternal, The Haunted, Katatonia, Legion of the Damned, Misery Index, Narziss, One Way Mirror, Opeth, Powerwolf, Raunchy, Sacred Steel, Unhelig, Unsun, Vader, Volbeat, Vomitory, Vried, Waylander, Wintersun.

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Ignominious Incarceration Posts New Track Online

British death metallers, IGNOMINIOUS INCARCERATION, who recently finished recording their debut album, "OF WINTER BORN," have uploaded a brand new track, "Deeds Of Days Long Gone," to their MySpace page for streaming.

IGNOMINIOUS INCARCERATION have previously uploaded the new album’s artwork and the title track off their new debut album "OF WINTER BORN."

"OF WINTER BORN," IGNOMINIOUS INCARCERATION's debut album was recorded with producer SCOTT ATKINS (GAMA BOMB, SYLOSIS) at Grindstone Studios in Suffolk, UK and is due to be released by Earache Records in February 2009. More...

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Earache Records To Release Box Set

Earache Records has posted the following message online:

"In recognition of a music genre that has spawned some of the most original and talented bands hailing from every corner of the globe, Earache Records is proud to announce the release of Worldwide Metal.

"Celebrating the diversity of metal in all of its forms, Worldwide Metal is the ultimate collection of the fastest, heaviest and most brutal metal tracks to rock this planet. Offering 5 CDs of pure metal mayhem plus a fully playable PC game - all for the price of one CD - this collection consists of over 80 tracks from some of the most legendary and inspirational bands of all time. More...

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The Hellacopters Announces "Last Shows Ever"

Swedish garage rockers THE HELLACOPTERS - featuring ex-ENTOMBED drummer Nicke Andersson - have announced their "last shows ever." Dates include:

Saturday, October 25
12.00 - sold out
21.00 - age limit 20 years

Sunday, October 26
15.00 - age limit 15 years
21.00 - age limit 18 years

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Entombed Re-issues Announced

REGAIN RECORDS has inked a deal with Threeman Recordings to reissue five titles from Swedish death metallers ENTOMBED/NIHILIST till the end of 2008 in North America. The list includes the following titles:

ENTOMBED's "Inferno"
ENTOMBED's "Unreal Estate"
ENTOMBED's "Serpent Saints"
ENTOMBED's "When In Sodom"
NIHILIST's "Nihilist Demos"

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Dark Tranquillity Joins Sweden's Official Website

Dark Tranquillity has signed on to Sweden’s “Official Gateway” in order to help promote Swedish music on an international scale. Close-up Magazine has chosen “Focus Shift” from the band’s 2007 release “Fiction” to help represent the rock/metal/punk category.

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Unanimated Signs To Regain Records

Regain Records announces the signing of Swedish UNANIMATED. The band is currently mastering their first two albums (“In The Forest Of The Dreaming Dead” & “Ancient God Of Evil”), which will be re-released with bonus-tracks in June through Regain Records. The band will enter the studio during the summer to record a brand new full-length album.

Their line-up currently is as follows:
Micke Jansson (Celestial Pain)- Vocals
Johan Bolin - Guitars
Richard Cabeza (ex-Dismember)- bass
Peter Stjärnvind (Entombed)- Drums

For more information check out their MySpace page.

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Los Angeles Murderfest 2008 Lineup Finalized

The running order for this year's Los Angeles Murderfest has been announced. The event will take place in April at the Knitting Factory in Hollywood, CA. Here's the entire lineup and schedule:

Friday, April 18th

Black Sheep Wall 7:45 - 8:15
The Unborn 8:45 - 9:15
The Funeral Pyre 9:45 - 10:15

Genghis Tron 8:15 - 8:45
Baroness 9:15 - 9:45
The Red Chord 10:15 - 10:45
Converge 11:00 - ??:??

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