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Enslaved: New Album Details Announced

In Times will be the title of the thirteenth studio album by Norwegian progressive extreme metallers ENSLAVED.  Hand-painted artwork is by long-time collaborating artist and “sixth ENSLAVED member” Truls Espedal.  The album will be released on March 6 (Europe) and March 10, 2015 (N. America). ENSLAVED guitarist & composer Ivar Bjørnson shares the following about… Read more »

Norwegian Grammy winners Enslaved to play Los Angeles on February 15th

Norwegian progressive extreme metal band ENSLAVED are returning to the U.S. as direct support to Swedish death metal headliners AMON AMARTH on their “Deceiver Of The Gods” 2014 Tour.  The tour launches on Friday, January 17th in Las Vegas, Nevada and ends in San Diego, California on Sunday, February 16th.  Ohio metallers SKELETONWITCH will be… Read more »

Enslaved Receive 7th Norwegian Grammy Nomination

NORWEGIAN progressive extreme metal band ENSLAVED have just received word of their nomination for the 2012 Spellemann Award in the category “Best Metal Album” with their most recent release, RIITIIR.  This prestigious music award is the Norwegian equivalent to the American Grammy.  Ceremonies will take place at the Stavanger Concert Hall in Oslo on Saturday,… Read more »

Enslaved Announce North American Tour For 2013

Norwegian progressive extreme metal band ENSLAVED will return to the U.S. and Canada in early 2013 for a headlining, 20-show “Winter Rite” tour joined by U.S. doom metallers Pallbearer and occult rockers Ancient VVisdom as openers.  Kick-off is in Philadelphia on January 30th with the tour closing in New York City on February 22nd. ENSLAVED… Read more »

Enslaved To Headline Scion’s Roadburn Label Showcase

Norway’s progressive extreme metal band ENSLAVED will be headlining Scion A/V’s Roadburn Records showcase on Saturday, November 10th, 2012 at The Roxy in West Hollywood.  Also performing are White Hills, Scott Kelly, Earthless, and Astra. RSVP to the All Ages event here: www.scionav.com/METALSHOW The show begins at 1 p.m.; early arrival is suggested because space… Read more »

Enslaved’s Riitiir Out Today!

Now available in North America is RIITIIR, the twelfth studio album by Norway’s progressive extreme metallers ENSLAVED. “I’ve poured my work, dedication and inspiration into this,” states rhythm guitarist/songwriter/lyricist Ivar Bjørnson.  “At one point, guitars were being written and recorded in my home studio while I was waiting for the phone call from the hospital… Read more »