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Metal By Numbers 10/8: Marilyn Manson has a heavenly debut

Posted by on October 18, 2017

Sometimes it’s awkward to write about album sales in 2017, specifically when it comes to bands and artists with longstanding careers. You have to put out qualifiers like “it’s a good debut but it’s nowhere near their best.” Take Marilyn Manson for example: he’s our to debut this week with 32,000 copies sold. Now, that’s […]

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Metal by Numbers 10/11: Primus are Primed

Posted by on October 11, 2017

Hello, Matt Brown here returning to bring you the charts once again. Well, mostly. It’s another week where we’ve only got sales numbers to display. But good lord do we have along list of debuts, fifteen to be exact. I’m sure you don’t need me to tell you that with less than three months to […]

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Metal by Numbers 9/27: Foos, Nothing More, The Contortionist debut high

Posted by on September 28, 2017

There’s been some debate about whether or not we should include Foo Fighters in Metal by Numbers. Are they metal? No, and we’re pretty sure they’d be the first to tell you that. However, Dave Grohl was responsible for his solo project Probot, which featured everyone from Max Cavalera and Lee Dorrian to Wino and […]

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Watch Myrkur reinvent King Diamond’s “Welcome Home”

Posted by on August 31, 2017

The multi-talented Myrkur recently showed us her dark and light side, both leading to her upcoming album Mareridt, which will be released on September 15th via Relapse Records. However, after seeing a brand new clip via the newly-relaunched Revolver, she could almost be mistaken for Tori Amos. Essentially, there’s nothing she can’t do as she continues […]

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Myrkur unleashes cover of Nordic folk song “De Tre Piker”

Posted by on August 23, 2017

Myrkur has already unleashed a few new songs taken from her upcoming album Mareridt, which will be released on September 15th via Relapse Records. We have heard quite a few different styles already with tracks “Shadows of Silence,” “Ulvinde,” and “Maneblot.” Today (23), the multi-talented artist turned a traditional Nordic folk song entitled “De Tre […]

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Myrkur unveils new “Ulvinde” video

Posted by on July 27, 2017

Myrkur unveiled a powerful video for the brand new song “Ulvinde,” taken from her upcoming album, Mareridt a Danish word for “nightmare.” It seems this record will showcase Myrkur overcoming her personal demons and finding a form of inner strength by secluding herself from the outside world. However, we won’t know that entirely until it […]

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Listen to a new unreleased Myrkur song

Posted by on July 20, 2017

With her sophomore full length, <e,>Mareridt coming out on September 15th, one-woman act Myrkur has managed to stand with one foot in haunting ambience and the other in nihilistic black metal. Many times, that happens in the same song. And while there was some mystery leading up to the first album as to who the […]

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Myrkur releases first single from ‘Mareridt’

Posted by on June 28, 2017

Last month, Danish black metal artist Myrkur released the first taste of her sophomore album via the not-so-metal “Tva Kongunbarn.” It turns out that the song isn’t even on the normal version of Mareridt, coming out on Relapse on September 15th. It will, however, be on the deluxe edition of the album. Today, the album’s first […]

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Myrkur to release ‘Mareridt’ this September

Posted by on June 15, 2017

Myrkur’s sophomore album Mareridt will be released on September 15th via Relapse Records. Recorded between Copenhagen and Seattle and produced by Randall Dunn (Marissa Nadler, Earth, Sunn O))), and Boris (Wolves In The Throne Room.) The Danish multi-instrumentalist is taking the new album to the next level mixing metal with melodies, folk messages, and choral […]

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Myrkur shares video for new single, “Två Kongunbarn”

Posted by on June 8, 2017

Myrkur recently gave us a sample of Scandinavian folk music on her nyckelharpa on her Facebook, which now exceeds 9 million views. Following the viral video, the Danish black metal artist announced her sophomore album Mareridt will be released sometime this fall via Relapse Records. Today, in a new video, she shared the single“Två Kongunbarn”. […]

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