Band Photo: Hatesphere (?)
From: Aarhus, Denmark
Last Known Status: Active
Latest Hatesphere News
Below is our complete Hatesphere 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.
Hatesphere has issued the following update about entering the recording studio in June:
"We have booked the Antfarm Studio, Aarhus, Denmark, from June 13th in order to make you a new album!
"Tue Madsen (The Haunted, Sick Of It All) will be guiding us through it, hopefully without getting too many gray hairs! Tue has been working with us on four of our releases - and we look forward to doing it once again!
"A little funny anecdote: Tue actually produced our second demo 'Disconnected '97' back in 1997 as one of his first productions... and this was an actual demo TAPE! Those were the days."
You can also check out footage of the band rehearsing new material by heading over to this location.
Hatesphere has issued the following brief update about posting a pre-production song snippet online:
"Pre-production snippet of new song available on the HateSphere Facebook and youtube-profiles - it will only be up for a couple of days, so hurry to share, share, share! Album details will be up shortly!"
Ukranian metal act Balfor is the latest band to be confirmed for the upcoming Dong Open Air festival, which will take place from July 14th - 16th, 2011. Additional details on the festival are available here. The currently announced band lineup and running order can be found below.
18:00 - 18:45 Crosshead (DE, Thrash)
19:05 - 19:50 Shraphead (NOR, Heavy Rock)
20:10 - 20:55 Bloodwork (DE, Melodic Death)
21:15 - 22:00 Motorjesus (DE, Heavy Rock)
22:20 - 23:20 Evile (UK, Thrash)
12:00 - 12:45 Harasai (DE, Melodic Death)
13:05 - 13:50 Past M.D. (DE, Hard Rock)
14:10 - 14:55 Ichor (DE, Death)
15:15 - 16:00 Contradiction (DE, Thrash)
16:20 - 17:05 Vogelfrey (DE, Folk Metal)
17:25 - 18:10 Virgin Snatch (PL, Thrash)
18:30 - 19:15 Balfor (UKR, Black Metal)
19:35 - 20:20 Artas (AUT, Thrash)
20:40 - 21:40 Hackneyed (DE, Death)
22:00 - OE Iced Earth (USA, Power Metal)
OE - ??:?? Ranz Böllner (DE, Heavy Metal)
12:00 - 12:45 Shellycoat (DE, Punkrock)
13:05 - 13:50 Symbolic (DE, Melodic Death)
14:10 - 14:55 Red Circuit (DE, Power Metal)
15:15 - 16:00 Canopy (SWE, Melodic Death)
16:20 - 17:00 Vulture Industries (NOR, Avant-Garde Black)
17:25 - 18:10 The Rotted (UK, Death / Grind)
18:30 - 19:15 Orden Ogan (DE, Power Metal)
19:35 - 20:20 Dew Scented (DE, Thrash)
20:40 - 21:40 Hatesphere (DK, Death/Thrash)
22:00 - OE Overkill (USA, Thrash)
OE - ??:?? After-Show
Hatesphere has posted a video clip online of the band rehearsing new, currently unreleased material. You can check out the clip below.
Hatesphere was also recently confirmed to perform at the upcoming Walpurgis Metal Days festival. Details are available here.
The 11th edition of Germany's Walpurgis Metal Days festival is set to take place from May 6th - 7th, 2011 at the Festplatz in Hauzenberg, Germany. For further information on the festival visit this location. The currently announced lineup for the festival is as follows:
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As We Fight has issued the following announcement about performing at the upcoming Midtjysk Metal Mayhem festival:
"We have been confirmed for Midtjysk Metal Mayhem on February 5th among our friends in Hatesphere, The Psyke Project and Blood Label.
"It will be our first show with Laurits on vocals, and we will make sure to throw some of the new songs into the set list. We hope to see you there!"
Additional details on the festival can be found at this location.
Denmark's Hatesphere recently announced the band is working on new songs for an upcoming release. The band has now announced the following two upcoming European live shows:
2/5 Performers House, Midtjysk Metal Mayhem Silkeborg, Midtjyllan, Denmark
3/5 Markthalle Hamburg, Germany
You can also check out Hatesphere's music via the band's MySpace profile.
Hatesphere has issued the following brief announcement about writing new material for an upcoming album:
"Rehearsals and song writing for the new album have begun.....therefore we'll only be doing a few shows here and there the next six months. We'll keep you posted with both new shows, rehearsal videos and studio/producer info!"
You can also check out a video below of Hatesphere performing "To The Nines" live at Musikcaféen, Aarhus on December 10th, 2010.
Hatesphere has posted a video clip online of the band performing "To The Nines" in Aarhus, Denmark on December 10th, 2010. The clip can be viewed below.
Hatesphere has posted a video clip online from the band's recent show in Denmark, which can be viewed below. Hatesphere also commented:
"This video pretty much sums up what the shows last weekend in Denmark were about. The audience in Aarhus went nuts and did all in their power to make this the coolest show we have ever done in this city. Check out their wall of death at our official Youtube-channel."
Hatesphere has posted a video blog online in three parts from the band's tour with Blackguard, Warbringer, and Nevermore. . The first part can be viewed below and the rest can be found after the jump.
Blackguard has now been added to the upcoming Nevermore North American tour after the Kamelot tour fell through. The Nevermore tour also features Warbringer, Mutiny Within and Hatesphere.
Here are the tour dates: More...
Denmark's Hatesphere have announced the addition of Esben “Esse” Hansen to the band's ranks as thier new Vocalist. Hansen replaces Jonathan Albrechtsen who departed from the band in February of this year. Esben Hansen also sings in the band As We Fight. Also bassist Mixen Lindberg has chosen to leave Hatesphere to persue other projects. Mixen is temporarily replaced by the old Hatesphere member Mikael Ehlert until the end of 2010.
American heavy metal outfit Nevermore has announced that they will be embarking on a headlining trek across North America this September, in support of their latest studio album, "The Obsidian Conspiracy." Joining them on the tour will be Warbringer, Mutiny Within and Hatesphere.
The tour dates are as follows: More...
Montreal's Augury has checked in with the following update:
"After eight years of collaboration, we are sad to announce that we had to part way with our bass player Dominic 'Forest' Lapointe. We keep in mind his outstanding musical input and volcanic stage presence, and thank him for helping to shape the sound of Augury.
"But the show must go on and we are actually starting The American Defloration tour with The Black Dahlia Murder, Obscura and Hatesphere, with a very special rhythm section featuring Quebec City jazz player Christian Pacaud (MAG Project) on bass, and our long-time friend Tommy McKinnon (formerly of Neuraxis) behind the drum kit. With such great personnel on board, we are eager to give American ears a good scrub once again!"
Upcoming Augury tour dates with The Black Dahlia Murder, Obscura and Hatesphere: More...
Hatesphere has issued the following update regarding their upcoming US tour dates:
"No need to say that we look very much forward to this! We can’t wait to finally meet all you American fans!"
The band has also announced a new drummer. The band has issued the following update:
"Things happen fast in this world – and after having suffered back problems for a long time Dennis finally had to throw in the towel. So the US-tour not only marks the first time for us over there – it also marks the first tour with our new drummer, Mike Park, who many of you know from his work with fellow Danish metallers Mercenary. Mike has already had his live debut with us on our three shows in late November, and we are more than happy to have him joining our ranks! Welcome in the band!" More...
German technical death metallers Obscura will extend the "Cosmogenesis Worldtour" with a second leg to the USA. With Black Dahlia Murder, Augury, and Hatesphere they will play the last US tour supporting the "Cosmogenesis" record. The currently confirmed dates are as follows:
2/24 Atlanta, GA Masquerade
2/25 St. Petersburg, FL State Theatre
2/26 Ft. Lauderdale, FL The Culture Room
2/27 Orlando, FL The Social
3/1 Houston, TX Meridian
3/2 Dallas, TX Granada Theatre
3/3 San Antonio, TX White Rabbit
3/5 Tucson, AZ The Rock
3/6 Los Angeles, CA Ultra Violet
3/7 San Francisco, CA Slims
3/8 Portland, OR Hawthorne Theatre
3/9 Seattle, WA El Corazon
3/10 Boise, ID The Venue
3/12 Denver, CO Marquis Theatre
3/13 Lawrence, KS The Bottleneck
3/14 Des Moines, IA People's Court
3/15 St. Paul, MN Station 4
3/16 Chicago, IL Metro
3/18 Washington, DC Rock N Roll Hotel
3/19 Philadelphia, PA First Unitarian Church
3/20 New York, NY Santo's Party House
3/21 Cambridge, MA Middle East
3/22 Allentown, PA Crocodile Rock
3/23 Pittsburgh, PA Mr. Smalls
3/24 Detroit, MI Magic Stick
The organizers of the Chaulnes Metal Festival have posted a teaser trailer online for the event, which can be viewed below. The festival will take place on April 3rd and 4th, 2010.
The currently confirmed bands for the festival are as follows: Hatesphere, Illdisposed, Loudblast, Benighted, Dark age, Mistaken Element, Black Sun Aeon, Otargos, Furia, Om Mani, Kristendom, Kim's Over Silence, Ares, and Supertanker.
Denmark's Illdisposed has issued the following statement about their upcoming tour alongside Hatesphere and Dawn of Demise:
"This message is mainly for the Danish people - and everybody else who feels like going to the heaviest show in Denmark these days: Tomorrow we kick off the MTV Headbangers Ball tour together with Hatesphere and Dawn Of Demise. It'll go off at Tapperiet in Køge and saturday at Badeanstalten in Slagelse.
"Of course we'll bring our new album as well as the 2 Roadrunner re-releases and a shitload of new merchandise! Here's a flyer for the tour."
Illdisposed's upcoming tour dates are as follows: More...
French metallers Nightmare have issued the following update about making an appearance at the Ilha Do Ermal Festival in Portugal:
"The 2009 Ilha Do Ermal Festival is scheduled for August 28th - 30th in Vieira do Minho, Portugal. NIGHTMARE will be on stage the Sunday 30th, on the mainstage at the end of afternoon"
Other bands confirmed for the festival include: More...