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Formed: 1990
From: Oslo, Norway
Last Known Status: Active

Latest Satyricon News

Below is our complete Satyricon 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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Victory The Latest Band Announced For 70000 Tons

Victory, the legendary German traditional metal act featuring Accept guitarist Herman Frank, is the latest band announced for the upcoming 70000 Tons of Metal Cruise.

The cruise will take place from January 27, 2014 to January 31, 2014 - with the destination set as Costa Maya, Mexico, which was voted on by the fans. For more information, including booking your trip - head on over to www.70000tons.com.

Victory joins previously announced acts (Note: Kamelot cancelled its appearance due to schedule conflicts), with 23 more acts still to come:

Carcass
Cripper
Dark Tranquility
Death Angel
D.R.I.
Fear Factory
Finntroll
Leaves' Eyes
Overkill
Satyricon
Septicflesh
Soilwork
Swallow the Sun
Symphony X
The Haunted
Xandria More...

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New Bands Announced For 70000 Tons Of Metal

The annual 70000 Tons of Metal Cruise has resumed announcing bands for the 2014 installment, the latest of which is: Satyricon, The Haunted and Cripper. For The Haunted, it will be the first show with the new lineup (see introduction video here).

The cruise will take place from January 27, 2014 to January 31, 2014 - with the destination set as Costa Maya, Mexico, which was voted on by the fans. For more information, including booking your trip - head on over to www.70000tons.com.

The trio joins the previously announced acts (Note: Kamelot cancelled its appearance due to schedule conflicts), with 24 more acts still to come:

Carcass
Dark Tranquility
Death Angel
D.R.I.
Fear Factory
Finntroll
Leaves' Eyes
Overkill
Septicflesh
Soilwork
Swallow the Sun
Symphony X
Xandria More...

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Satyricon Releases "Phoenix" Music Video

Satyricon released a new music video for the track "Phoenix." The song appears on the band's latest album - simply titled "Satyricon" - which was issued in September via Roadrunner Records. The song and video features guest vocalist Sivert Høyem of the Norwegian rock act Madrugada. A review for the album can be found at this location.

Check out "Phoenix" here:

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Chthonic To Hit The Road With Satyricon

Taiwanese ensemble Chthonic is readying to kick off a massive European trek supporting Norwegian act Satyricon.

Slated to begin on November 7th in Copenhagen, the extensive journey marks the band's first performances on European soil since the release of latest studio album "Bú-Tik" (reviewed here) and will also mark the group's first-ever shows in Denmark, Sweden, Poland, Spain, Italy, Slovakia, Slovenia, and Luxembourg.

"We are looking forward to the tour in Europe, especially because we will be visiting some cities for the first time," said the bassist Doris Yeh. "Chthonic's music is full of Oriental martial art spirits and traditional music; we are confident that the blend of traditional elements and heavy metal could bring some very different sensations to those audiences."

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Satyricon Releases New Lyric Video

Satyricon has released a lyric video for the track "The Infinity of Time and Space," which can be heard below. The track comes from the band's latest self-titled album (reviewed here). The full album's track listing is:

1. Voice of Shadows
2. Tro og Kraft
3. Our World, It Rumbles Tonight (listen here)
4. Nocturnal Flare
5. Phoenix (streaming here)
6. Walker Upon The Wind
7. Nekrohaven
8. Ageless Northern Spirit
9. The Infinity of Time and Space
10. Natt

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Satyricon Posts "Phoenix" Lyric Clip

Satyricon has posted another lyric video online from the band's latest self-titled album release (reviewed here).

Check out "Phoenix" below. The full album's track listing is:

1. Voice of Shadows
2. Tro og Kraft
3. Our World, It Rumbles Tonight (listen here)
4. Nocturnal Flare
5. Phoenix
6. Walker Upon The Wind
7. Nekrohaven
8. Ageless Northern Spirit
9. The Infinity of Time and Space
10. Natt

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Satyricon Posts New Lyric Video

After previously streaming the band's entire self-titled album, Satyricon has now released a new lyric video as well. Check out the clip for "Our World, It Rumbles Tonight" in the player below.

You can read our review of "Satyricon" right here, and the album's track listing is as follows:

1. Voice of Shadows
2. Tro og Kraft
3. Our World, It Rumbles Tonight
4. Nocturnal Flare
5. Phoenix
6. Walker Upon The Wind
7. Nekrohaven
8. Ageless Northern Spirit
9. The Infinity of Time and Space
10. Natt
Bonus Tracks:
11. Phoenix (Recording Session Mix)
12. Our World, It Rumbles Tonight (Deeper Low Mix)
13. Natt (Wet Mix) More...

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Satyricon Streaming Full New Album

Update: for some reason the record label appears to have set the stream to be unavailable in most countries. If the player below gives an error message that it's not available in your location, most of the songs have made their way online and can be heard at YouTube.

Satyricon has teamed up with Metalhammer.co.uk to stream the band's full new self-titled album online.

You can stream all of "Satyricon" (reviewed here) in the player available below. The album is due out this coming September 17th via Nuclear Blast Entertainment (September 9th in Europe).

"We are back. Sorry it took so long, but we needed the time to be able pull off a record like this," states band frontman Sigurd "Satyr" Wongraven. "Comparing this one to previous records is time wasted, it is Satyricon; constantly on the move. Naming this record Satyricon was the most obvious thing in the world. We have never done a record which captures the spirit of this band in such a way. Ever. It will demand a lot from you as a listener, but I know you will love it. It will grow on you and that is why it will stay with you forever. We won't tour as much in the future as we used to, and that will just make every tour more special. This album is for you and ourselves. It is our moment!" More...

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Satyricon Video Interview Available

Satyricon's upcoming self-titled album is due out September 17th via Nuclear Blast Entertainment (September 9th in Europe).

The band has now teamed up with Terrorizer.com to post a new video interview with front Satyr, which can be found below.

The new album's track listing is as follows:

1. Voice of Shadows
2. Tro og Kraft
3. Our World, It Rumbles Tonight (streaming here)
4. Nocturnal Flare
5. Phoenix
6. Walker Upon The Wind
7. Nekrohaven
8. Ageless Northern Spirit
9. The Infinity of Time and Space
10. Natt

Bonus Tracks:
11. Phoenix (Recording Session Mix)
12. Our World, It Rumbles Tonight (Deeper Low Mix)
13. Natt (Wet Mix) More...

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Satyricon Streaming New Track

Satyricon has released a new song online titled "Our World, It Rumbles Tonight," which can be heard below.

The track comes off the band's upcoming self-titled album, due out September 17th via Nuclear Blast Entertainment (September 9th in Europe). The track listing is as follows:

1. Voice of Shadows
2. Tro og Kraft
3. Our World, It Rumbles Tonight
4. Nocturnal Flare
5. Phoenix
6. Walker Upon The Wind
7. Nekrohaven
8. Ageless Northern Spirit
9. The Infinity of Time and Space
10. Natt
Bonus Tracks:
11. Phoenix (Recording Session Mix)
12. Our World, It Rumbles Tonight (Deeper Low Mix)
13. Natt (Wet Mix)

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Satyricon Signs With Nuclear Blast For New Album

The eighth studio album by Norwegian black band Satyricon will be released in North America on September 17th via Nuclear Blast Entertainment (the album is due out September 9th in Europe).

"We are back. Sorry it took so long, but we needed the time to be able pull off a record like this," states band frontman Sigurd "Satyr" Wongraven. "Comparing this one to previous records is time wasted, it is Satyricon; constantly on the move. Naming this record Satyricon was the most obvious thing in the world. We have never done a record which captures the spirit of this band in such a way. Ever. It will demand a lot from you as a listener, but I know you will love it. It will grow on you and that is why it will stay with you forever. We won't tour as much in the future as we used to, and that will just make every tour more special. This album is for you and ourselves. It is our moment!"

"Satyricon" was recorded in Norway, produced by Sigurd Wongraven, and mixed by Adam Kasper. The album features a guest vocal appearance by fellow Norwegian Sivert Høyem of the rock group Madrugada. In-studio photos can be viewed on the band’s official Facebook page. More...

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Satyricon Reveals New Album Details

Satyricon's new self-titled album will be released this coming September 9th, 2013.

The band has now revealed the various vinyl and CD configurations that will be available, with pre-order information up at this location.

The "Satyricon" track listing will be as follows:

1. Voice of Shadows
2. Tro og Kraft
3. Our World, It Rumbles Tonight
4. Nocturnal Flare
5. Phoenix
6. Walker Upon The Wind
7. Nekrohaven
8. Ageless Northern Spirit
9. The Infinity of Time and Space
10. Natt More...

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Satyricon To Release New Album

Satyricon has announced a self-titled album, and follow-up to 2008's "The Age of Nero," is due out this coming September 9th, 2013.

Speaking about the band's new album and return to the live fray in Europe, front man Satyr comments:

"We are back! Sorry it took so long, but we needed the time to be able pull off a record like this. Comparing this one to previous records is time wasted, it is Satyricon; constantly on the move. Naming this record 'Satyricon' was the most obvious thing in the world. We have never done a record which captures the spirit of this band in such a way. Ever.

"It will demand a lot from you as a listener, but I know you will love it. It will grow on you and that is why it will stay with you forever. We won't tour as much in the future as we used to, and that will just make every tour more special. This album and this tour is for you and ourselves. It is our moment!"

"Satyricon" was produced by Satyr and recorded in the band's native Norway, and then mixed by Adam Kasper.

Fan club pre-sale tickets for the tour starts on Satyricon's official Facebook page tomorrow around noon CET. Tickets go on general sale at 9am Friday the 28th of June. More...

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Amorphis To Play Sweden Rock Cruise

Amorphis has announced the band will be aboard the Sweden Rock Cruise on the Silja Galaxy, which leaves from Stockholm (SE) to Turku (FI) on Friday, October 5th and returns on the following day. Ticket prices start at 595 SEK per person (incl. cabin and access to all concerts and other onboard entertainment). Other bands to perform include Satyricon, Portrait, Rage, and more.

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Full Length Metal Documentaries Posted Online

A number of documentaries pertaining to specific scenes and genres in heavy metal, most notably grindcore and black metal, have been posted online via YouTube and are now available to watch, uninterupted, from start to finish. "Grindcore - 85 Minutes Of Brutal Heavy Metal," features segments on a number of bands signed to Earache Records during the 1990's, including Napalm Death, Morbid Angel, Godflesh, Carcass and Paradise Lost amongst others and includes live footage, interviews and music videos.

Meanwhile, two different documentaries on black metal have also been posted online, including "Until The Light Takes Us," which examines the black metal scene in Norway during the 1990's and looks at such bands as Burzum and Darkthrone, complete with interviews with Gylve "Fenriz" Nagell and the then incarcerated Varg Vikernes. Alternatively, there is "Murder Music: A History of Black Metal," a British documentary hosted by Contraband Candy host René Ackermann that gives a much broader insight into black metal, tracing the genre's roots from the theatrics of Black Widow to the Christian black metal scene, and everything in between. You can view all of these films below. More...

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Three More Bands Confirmed For Brutal Assault 2011

The organisers of the Czech Republic's Brutal Assault festival has announced a further three confirmations for this year's event. Newly added to the bill are Scottish hardcore punk/crossover thrash legends The Exploited, Bay Area thrash veterans Forbidden and American mathcore outfit The Dillinger Escape Plan. The festival will take place from August 11th-13th in Josefov, Czech Republic.

The lineup is as follows: More...

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Headline News

Hole In The Sky 2011 To Be The Last

The organisers of Norway's Hole In The Sky festival have announced that this year's edition of the event will be the last, concluding twelve years of history. However, it promises to go out with a bang as some of the biggest names in extreme metal will be performing at the event with Immortal, Mayhem, Satyricon and Enslaved being the latest confirmations. A message from the organisers reads as follows:

"There’s a saying that all good things must come to an end. For twelve years we’ve been fortunate enough to meet many of our favourite artists, shared some incredible metal moments with fans coming from all over the world, and worked with some of the best in the scene.

"Twelve years is a long time and we’ve always invested a lot of time and effort in making the festival the best it possible can be and never compromise.

"Hole in the Sky has been a thing we’ve taken great pride in and it would be a very sad thing to let the festival suffer due to other commitments and responsibilities that comes along as you get older, so basically we want go out on a high note when we still feel inspired and on top of the game. Mind you, we will go out in a spectacular fashion. More...

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Satyricon Live Footage Available

Footage has been posted online of Satyricon performing at Club Orlandina. The video clips can be viewed below.

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Satyricon To Re-Issue Albums From The '90s

Norwegian black metal veterans Satyricon has announced that all of their albums recorded and released in the 1990s will be re-issued in the near future. A message from the band reads as follows:

"Our off year is coming to an end and in a few months time we will start writing for a new album. We are feeling fresh and charged. In 2011 we will re-release all albums from the nineties with updated artwork and remastering where it is needed. There might even be some interesting shows to go with it! Unfortunately we never had the opportunity to visit Russia with 'The Age Of Nero', until now that is. Therefore we are pleased to announce shows in St Petersburg and Moscow in December!"

The Russian shows are as follows:

December 11 - St. Petersburg, Russia - Orlandina Club
December 12 - Moscow, Russia - Tochka Club

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Satyricon Remembers Slipknot Bassist

Norwegian black metal outfit Satyricon has posted a message online, remembering Paul Gray, the bass player of Iowa nine-piece Slipknot, who was found dead in a hotel room yesterday morning in Urbandale, Iowa. The message reads as follows:

"Today we mourn the passing of our friend Paul. The down to earth, friendly, unpretentious metal head that we loved. Our hearts go out to Slipknot, his family and his friends. May Paul have found his peace."

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