Tag Archives: Myrkur

Metal Hammer reveal ‘100 Best Albums of 2017’

Posted by on December 15, 2017

Metal Hammer have unleashed their year-end list of 100 Best Albums of 2017 and this one, is filled with surprises. For starters, we were thrilled to see Vuur, the new project featuring ex-Gathering vocalist Anneke Van Giersbergen make the cut, as well as Battle Beast, Dragonforce, and Alice Cooper. However, it also includes Mastodon, Code […]

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Metal By Numbers 11/1: Robert Plant’s got the fire

Posted by on November 1, 2017

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Unfortunately, I didn’t receive the chart information necessary to complete MBN last week, so I’m a week behind over here. Hope you all had a happy and metal Halloween.   Notable Debuts:  Robert Plant, […]

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2018 Decibel Magazine Tour to include Enslaved, Wolves in the Throne Room, Myrkur, and Khemmis

Posted by on October 25, 2017

The Decibel Magazine Tour has packaged extreme music to concertgoers since its launch back in 2012. It was just last year when we saw Kreator and the year prior they brought Abbath on the bill. The unique combination with dark and extreme bundles will continue next year with Enslaved set as the headliners for the […]

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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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