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Satyricon Set Stage Ablaze With Devilish Intent

"We have no political message or anything," Satyricon frontman Satyr said shortly after a scorching set by Taiwanese black metal freedom fighters Chthonic. "We just have the message of black metal."
And that was all it took. Satyricon may not wear corpse paint or spiked shin guard…
Chthonic Take Clamor For Freedom to the New York Stage
The only Taiwanese black metal band to create a stir outside their homeland, Chthonic have a strong message to compliment their volcanic music. "F--- China, free Tibet!" Freddy Lim shouted to the masses in the middle of the band's tight, ferocious set opening for Satyricon at …
Chthonic Guitarist Jesse Liu — Your iPod Is Showing
The only rockers we've actually heard of from Taiwan, Chthonic are a savage and political black metal band that incorporates instrumentation from the Far East (including the violin-like erhu) into their Western-inspired sounds. The band has been raising eyebrows and pushing buttons since they f…
Satyricon Will be Taking Off From the Road in 2010
He may look ominous and scary, but Satyricon's namesake, Satyr, is really quite polite and pleasant. We spoke to him after midnight in his native Norway, but he insisted he's not a nocturnal night owl, up till all hours. "I have been out all day and came back home like an hour ago…

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