Band Photo: Aeon (?)
From: Ostersund, Sweden
Last Known Status: Active
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Below is our complete Aeon 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.
Sweden's Aeon has issued the following announcement about streaming another track online from their upcoming album:
"Now it's just a few days left until the release of 'Path of Fire.' Therefore we decided to throw one more song at you before you will be able to enjoy this masterpiece in it's entirety. This song is called 'Suffer The Soul'" and is track #8 on the album. The track is available for streaming on our Myspace. Enjoy! Path Of Fire is set for release May 21/24 in Europe and May 25 in the US via Metal Blade Records."
You can also catch Aeon live on the following dates:
6/12 2010 Death Feast Open Air Hünxe, DE
7/3 2010 Nordfest Sundsvall, SE
Swedish satanic death metallers AEON have posted the first song, "Kill Them All," of their upcoming new album "Path Of Fire" on the band's MySpace page.
Guitarist Zeb Nilsson comments on the song, "This is kind of funny, cause I actually dreamt that we were performing this song live and it sounded so cool that I had to start working on it the day after I had the dream. Of course all the details in it were not in my dream, but the whole concept and idea behind how it was gonna sound was all very realistic. This is a very fast song and it is easy to catch I think. It has some really heavy parts too, and the leads on it ended up really cool too. I think this song will be a good first sample of this album!"
AEON recorded Path Of Fire in Sweden while it was mixed by multi-talent Erik Rutan (Hate Eternal) at Mana Studio in Florida. Mastering was done by Alan Douches at West West Side Music.
Aeon has announced that the band's upcoming album "Path Of Fire" is set for release May 21st/24th in Europe and May 25th in the U.S. via Metal Blade Records.
Comments guitarist Zeb Nilsson: “We talked to Erik about this idea on the tour we did with Hate Eternal, and he really felt like doing it too, so here we are. Of course he did a great job, the guitars came out HUGE! And this production has more of a classical death metal feel to it, more organic and dynamic than most modern productions out there today. I couldn’t be happier with the way it all came out.”
Guitarist Daniel Dlimi also commented on the cover art of Path Of Fire: “I created this symbol/badge that for me reflects life, death and the path you have chosen to live your life by. It’s about whatever you want to chain yourself to 10 commandments or live free after your own conscience and will.”
The "Path of Fire" track listing is as follows:
1. Forgiveness Denied
2. Kill Them All
4. Abomination To God
5. Total Kristus Inversus
6. Of Fire
7. I Will Burn
8. Suffer The Soul
9. The Sacrament
10. Liar In The Name Of God
11. God Of War
Sweden's Aeon has posted a teaser trailer online for their new album "Path of Fire," which can be viewed below. The album was recorded at the Empire Studio in Östersund Sweden in September, 2009. Mixing was handle at Mana Studio in St. Petersburg, FL by Erik Rutan in October.
Sweden's Aeon has issued the following update about finishing the recording for a new album:
"We are happy to say that we are now finished with our new album 'Path of Fire.' The album was recorded at the Empire Studio in Östersund / Sweden in September 2009. Mixed at Mana Studio / S:t Petersburg, FL, USA by Erik Rutan in October 2009 (and some minor changes where made in January 2010). Mastering was done by Alan Douches for West West Side Music. All artwork and layout made by Daniel Dlimi.
"Path of Fire is probably the most intense Aeon album up to date. And with a production that sounds more organic and 'classic deathmetal' sounding rather then the nowadays typical 'supermodern, compressed right-the-fuck-out of dynamics, loudness war' production…. you are all in for a real treat. Folks…. this IS death metal!
"Needless to say, we are really happy with how the album turned out and and we can’t wait for you to get a chance to listen to it. The album will be released later this year by Metal Blade Records. More album details and release dates will be announced later on so keep your eyes open."
Swedish metallers Aeon have issued the following update about parting ways with their bassist:
"We have spoken to Victor Brandt and we have come to realize from both parts that Aeon will need more time from a bass player than he can give us. The geographical issue with having Victor living in Oslo was of course one contributing factor to this realization. Victor told us that he is not sure anymore if he can give us what we need, and he don't wanna hinder us from doing what we need to do. So we´ll thank him for his short time as a member and give a big welcome to the guy who played with us on our last gigs here in Sweden, Marcus Edvardsson (Souldrainer / Santification) whom will from now on be our new member in Aeon.
"We all know Marcus since way back and we all get along well, and last but not least he is one hell of a guy to handle the bass for us. Really heavy and distinct playing, and great stage-presence which suits us perfect."
Swedish metallers Aeon have issued the following statement about canceling their upcoming tour date with Mayhem and rescheduling a new date on their own:
"We got some bad news. The gig with Mayhem and Godphobia in Östersund 2009-11-28 has been canceled. We are still waiting for details about this. However, since the cancellation has nothing to do with Aeon, we have decided to throw you a show here in Östersund anyway. This gig has nothing to do with the Mayhem show so the tickets you may have bought for that show will be re-funded by the booking agency and this show will cost 80:- at the door. No pre-sale will be available due to the short notice. Information about refunding your Mayhem tickets will be sent thru email from the booking agency and details will be found at this location in a moment. The local black metal act Denicalis will support us this evening.
"28.11.2009 Aeon + Denicalis @ Gamla Tingshuset Östersund Price: 80:- at the door Doors open 19:00 and first band on stage 20:00 After the show, we will continue the night at Plaza for some party (18+) PS. We might treat you with a new song this evening…"
Aeon has announced that they will be performing at three upcoming shows with black metal act Mayhem in Sweden. The confirmed dates are as follows:
25.11.2009 Mayhem - Aeon + support @ Musikens Hus, Gothenburg
27.11.2009 Mayhem - Aeon + support @ Klubben, Stockholm
28.11.2009 Mayhem - Aeon + support @ Gamla Tingshuset Östersund
Swedish metallers Aeon have issued the following announcement about recording a new album:
"1st of September, AEON once again enters the Empire Studio here in Ostersund/Sweden to record our third (yet untitled) upcoming album. As of today, we are about half way through the recording-process and it’s going exactly as planned. 10 new songs are being put on tape (hard drive) and we are pretty confident that all of you who liked our previous efforts or death metal in general will love this. When we are done tracking the songs, none other than Erik Rutan from HATE ETERNAL/ex-MORBID ANGEL at Mana Studios in Florida will be mixing the album. You may know his killer work from such bands as CANNIBAL CORPSE, NILE, VITAL REMAINS, GOATWHORE among others. We are absolutely confident that this death metal maniac will give us the mix/production we are looking for. Erik is a really great guy, an awesome studio engineer/producer, a killer musician and he really knows his death metal A/B’s. This will, without a doubt kick some serious ass.
"A note on the recording, since we recently replaced our bass player, Daniel & Zeb are handling all the bass on this album. There wasn’t enough time for Victor to learn the songs and both studios where already booked. No worries though, both Daniel & Zeb can handle a bass so this is not a problem. Once the album is finished it will be released by Metal Blade Records. No release dates are set at this point.
"Stay tuned for more details and info as this Death Metal Opus is coming to life."
MISERY INDEX saw the online premiere of their video for "Traitors," the title track from their brand new album, this weekend via HeadbangersBlog.com and its televised premiere on this weekend's (12/13) edition of Headbanger's Ball, which airs every Saturday night on MTV2. The "Traitors" video was shot in Philadelphia, PA with director David Brodsky for My Good Eye.
MISERY INDEX is currently on tour alongside THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER and SOILENT GREEN through eastern Canada. MISERY INDEX will follow-up this tour with a six-week European tour that will include a month alongside HATE ETERNAL in the mainland followed by a headlining run in the U.K. A complete listing of MISERY INDEX tour dates can be found below with more to be announced soon.
Three new tracks taken from Traitors, "Ghosts Of Catalonia," "Traitors," and "Occupation," can also be heard now via the band's MySpace page.
Here are the latest Misery Index tour dates: More...
Florida death metal band Hate Eternal will return back to European soil in January to tour the continent once again. Co-headlining will be American death metal bands Misery Index, Aeon from Sweden, and See You Next Tuesday.
Swedish metallers AEON have issued the following update:
"It feels like its time to make up our minds about our drummer situation. We have now decided to give Nils [Fjellström] a real second chance. We have been playing together with him for about seven weeks now since he got back home and he is showing a very strong will to make this happen.
"And what about his other bands?
"Yes, he is still playing drums in other bands and so on, but that was never the main reason we kicked him out in the first place. With some proper future planning and his strong will to make this work, we are sure it will.
"So horns up and lets welcome Nils back in the band."
AEON's latest CD, "Rise to Dominate" was released in the U.S. on September 4 via Metal Blade Records. The follow-up to 2005's "Bleeding the False" (Unique Leader) was recorded at Empire Studio and contains "twelve tracks of technical death metal," according to a posting on the band's web site. The CD was mixed and mastered by Dan Swanö (EDGE OF SANITY) at Unisound Studios.
CANNIBAL CORPSE bassist Alex Webster previously stated about AEON: "AEON's musicianship is among the best in death metal, but their songwriting is what truly sets them apart. It's rare to find a death metal band that is simultaneously crushingly brutal and infectiously catchy. AEON is one of those rare bands!"
Sweden's AEON have posted the following update:
"We have been working really hard on finding a temporary or permanent solution to our drummer situation. There are some interesting drummers out there that we have been talking to but we have not come to any conclusions just yet."
"And speaking of drummers, we have straightened a few things out with Nils [Fjellström; drums] under the last month. He contacted us and wanted to sort a couple of things out regarding to his earlier behaviors. He is very aware of the damage he caused us and he is just sorry for how things turned out. I believe there where some personal / private issues involved that caused him to get all burned / stressed out and that eventually made him to act the way he did. We are still very disappointed in how things where handled by him, but since Nils is a very good friend of ours, we just can't stay mad at him forever." More...
Swedish metallers AEON have issued the following update:
"The whole process of completing the writing of [the new AEON album] 'Rise to Dominate', as long with the booking of studio, the recording and the production of it was all planned by AEON and by Metal Blade to work out with their 25th anniversary tour in the U.S. 'Rise to Dominate' was released in the U.S. on September 4th, and the tour began on September 6th. That would have been a killer start!!!
"But after Nils [Fjellström; drums] joined DARK FUNERAL, and elected to go on their tour, and to cancel AEON's important spot on the bill of the anniversary tour with CANNIBAL CORPSE among others, it looked to us and many others that he made a big statement how he was going to prior AEON further on."
"Anyway, he did tell us after a few days that he could not live with the idea of having someone else playing the drums with AEON (which had been the discussion over these days), and we thought it was true. He had a big idea how he would plan everything and how history would not repeat itself again with canceled tours etc…" More...
You can check out a new song from AEON entitled “Living Sin” online over at the band’s official MySpace page. The track comes off their upcoming new album, Rise To Dominate, which is due out in September through Metal Blade Records.
Sweden's AEON has set "Rise to Dominate" as the title of its new album, due in early September via Metal Blade Records. The follow-up to 2005's "Bleeding the False" (Unique Leader) was recorded at Empire Studio and will contain "twelve tracks of technical death metal," according to a posting on the band's web site. The CD was mixed and mastered by Dan Swanö (EDGE OF SANITY) at Unisound Studios.
AEON last year inked a multi-album deal with Metal Blade Records. The band also announced the addition of bassist Max Carlberg to the group's ranks.
Sweden's AEON have posted the following message at their official website:
"We are now gearing up to hit the studio this weekend to start recording the followup to ’05 Unique Leader release Bleeding The False. 12 new songs of pure hatred are about to be put on tape and it feels fucking great.
We will be pushing that red button in Empire Studio for about one month and when that’s done, the tracks will be sent down to the legendary Unisound Studio for some insane mixing and mastering by Dan Swanö. Needless to say we’re very excited make this album! The album will be released by Metal Blade Records. So let the madness begin…"
Swedish death metal quintet AEON recently announced their signing to Metal Blade Records. Known for their technicality and sheer brutality AEON has made a place for themselves among the leaders of the death metal community by creating excruciatingly heavy, yet catchy songs that have caught the attention death metal heavy weights Cannibal Corpse, who are some of their biggest supporters. “AEON’s musicianship is among the best in death metal, but their songwriting is what truly sets them apart. It's rare to find a death metal band that is simultaneously crushingly brutal and infectiously catchy. AEON is one of those rare bands” states Cannibal Corpse bassist Alex Webster.
Here’s what guitarist Zeb Nilsson had to say about their recent signing: “This is the kind of deal we’ve been waiting for since we started up as a band. We are all very exited about this new chapter for us, and we already have 7 or 8 new songs done for our next album and they all sound killer, I am very satisfied so far…”
Stay tuned for more information on Aeon’s upcoming Metal Blade debut and tour dates. You can check out some of Aeon's material on their MySpace page.
Tom my Dahlström - Vocals
Zeb Nilsson - Guitar
Daniel Dlimi - Guitar
Nils Fjellström - Drums
Max Carlberg – Bass
Sweden's AEON has inked a multi-album deal with Metal Blade Records. "Metal Blade is the label that we always wanted to be a part of and we are really looking forward to work with them," the band writes on its web site. "We think that they can give us the support we need to evolve as a band and we could not be happier so far. We also want to thank Unique Leader for our time under their wings, they did a great job and we leave them with no hard feelings whatsoever."
In other news, AEON has announced the addition of bassist Max Carlberg to the group's ranks. "He has proven that he is a great bass player, an easy learner and most important of all, he is a good and decent guy," the band writes. "For those who attended at the Storsjöyran festival have already seen Max in action with us then as a session bass player.'
AEON's most recent album, "Bleeding the False", was released last September via Unique Leader.
Aeon guitarist, Daniel Dlimi, completed remixes of two of The Project Hate tracks off of their latest album, "Armageddon March Eternal." Check it the remixes of "Symphony of the Deceived" and "Godslaughtering Murder Machine."