Darkthrone

Getting Heavier, the Evolution of Black Anvil
The three former Kill Your Idols members that make up Black Anvil are energetic fire-starters. Kick off a topic, and they'll spark into conversation. In the lapse of half minute, the band simultaneously revealed the basic elements behind their vision: aging and anger...
Bastard Sapling Delve Into the Heart of Winter
There's something rotten in the state of Virginia. The unassuming burgh of Richmond, Va. is home to such modern metal monsters as Lamb of God, Municipal Waste, and Gwar. It boasts a thriving underground scene that has proven to be one of the most interesting and potent on the East Coast...
From the Depths: Blut au Nord, Darkthrone, Sarke
FADE TO BLACK: Iconoclastic French progressive black metallers Blut aus Nord have parted ways with longtime label Candlelight Records. The band's latest release, 'Memoria Vetusta II: Dialogue With the Stars,' was met with fervent critical acclaim (and is already one of my hands down f…
Top 10 Death Metal Debut Albums
Open any hard rock publication these days and you'd be hard-pressed to not see some kind of coverage on a death metal band. The once vilified genre is everywhere these days. Not only are Job For A Cowboy t-shirts flying off the shelves at your local Hot Topic, a recent episode of Fox TV's …
Darkthrone’s Fenriz Discovers Great Bands
I've always thought of Darkthrone's Fenriz as being a lot like my cool uncle who brought me to see Kiss in 1979 when I was just a toe headed lil' runt. But unlike my cool uncle who went on to become a cop who "confiscates" illegal fireworks only to take them home for his own enjoyment, Fen…