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Cato Bekkevold leaves Enslaved

Cato Bekkevold leaves Enslaved

Cato Bekkevold, drumming for the Norwegian band Enslaved since 2003, has quit. Bekkevold is parting ways with Enslaved on friendly terms, citing both the desire to spend more time with his daughter and the physical toll of playing black metal at age fifty as the only reasons for his departure. The band has not announced [...]

June 22, 2018 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Cato Bekkevold leaves Enslaved

TOP ALBUMS 2017

TOP ALBUMS 2017

After publishing our staff’s lists for the best albums of 2017, we have come to a final decision. So here is The Black Planet zine’s official top albums list for the past year! 1 – Septicflesh – Codex Omega 2 – Akercocke – Renaissance in Extremis 3 – Mastodon – Emperor of Sand 4 – [...]

January 6, 2018 Rita Limede Tops Comments Off on TOP ALBUMS 2017

2017: The Staff’s Choices – João Correia

2017: The Staff’s Choices – João Correia

With the year of 2017 coming to an end, it is time to choose the best releases of the year. Like in previous years, we will be publishing our staff’s choices daily as well as a final Top 20 for the zine of the best albums that were released in 2017. Here are the choices [...]

January 2, 2018 Rita Limede Tops Comments Off on 2017: The Staff’s Choices – João Correia

2017: The Staff’s Choices – Melissa Poseyydon

2017: The Staff’s Choices – Melissa Poseyydon

With the year of 2017 coming to an end, it is time to choose the best releases of the year. Like in previous years, we will be publishing our staff’s choices daily as well as a final Top 20 for the zine of the best albums that were released in 2017. Here are the choices [...]

December 27, 2017 Rita Limede Tops Comments Off on 2017: The Staff’s Choices – Melissa Poseyydon

2017: The Staff’s Choices – Rita Limede

2017: The Staff’s Choices – Rita Limede

With the year of 2017 coming to an end, it is time to choose the best releases of the year. Like in previous years, we will be publishing our staff’s choices daily as well as a final Top 20 for the zine of the best albums that were released in 2017. To start, these are [...]

December 23, 2017 Rita Limede Tops Comments Off on 2017: The Staff’s Choices – Rita Limede

Report: ENSLAVED 25 Years – “Tales From The Mythological Forests” @ Rockefeller, Oslo

Report: ENSLAVED 25 Years – “Tales From The Mythological Forests” @ Rockefeller, Oslo

In current times, many bands that we love, and with who we grew up with, are now starting to celebrate very important anniversary marks of their careers. We were very fortunate in having had the opportunity to witness the mighty Enslaved celebrate their 25th anniversary in an immensely special gig, the first of this unique [...]

May 10, 2016 Rita Limede Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: ENSLAVED 25 Years – “Tales From The Mythological Forests” @ Rockefeller, Oslo

NE OBLIVISCARIS confirmed as support band in ENSLAVED 25th Anniversary european tour

NE OBLIVISCARIS confirmed as support band in ENSLAVED 25th Anniversary european tour

The australian band NE OBLIVISCARIS just announced, on their social media pages, an european tour as support band for the ENSLAVED 25th anniversary celebration tour. The band that started recently appealing to the fans for financial support to be able to keep themselves on tour with the initiative “Join the Ne Obluminati” will participate next [...]

March 23, 2016 Elsa Marques News Comments Off on NE OBLIVISCARIS confirmed as support band in ENSLAVED 25th Anniversary european tour

ENSLAVED releases new lyric video

ENSLAVED releases new lyric video

ENSLAVED have released a new lyric video for their track “One Thousand Years of Rain”, which is a part of their upcoming record “In Times”, that is set to come out on March 6th via Nuclear Blast Records. The lyric video is available bellow. [...]

February 26, 2015 Rita Limede News Comments Off on ENSLAVED releases new lyric video

ENSLAVED – New lyric video released

ENSLAVED – New lyric video released

ENSLAVED have released a lyric video with a edit of a song, “Thurisaz Dream”, which is available bellow,  from their upcoming album “In Times”. The record is set to come out on March 6th via Nuclear Blast Records. [...]

February 6, 2015 Rita Limede News Comments Off on ENSLAVED – New lyric video released

ENSLAVED reveals details about the new album

ENSLAVED reveals details about the new album

ENSLAVED announce the released of their thirteenth studio album, “In Times”, which is set to be released on March 6th in Europe and on March 10th in North America, via Nuclear Blast Records. You can see the cover art work and tracklist bellow. 01 – Thurisaz Dreaming 02 – Building With Fire 03 – One [...]

December 16, 2014 Rita Limede News Comments Off on ENSLAVED reveals details about the new album

ENSLAVED working on new material

ENSLAVED working on new material

Enslaved have announced via their Twitter page that they’re working on new material: Guess bands normally do this in press releases,why not a tweet:Ivar is writing-we’ll be rec’ing new album this fall! pic.twitter.com/5sZAqCDZB0 — Enslaved (@EnslavedBand) 16 março 2014 [...]

March 18, 2014 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on ENSLAVED working on new material

ENSLAVED’s “Riitiir” is out now!

ENSLAVED’s “Riitiir” is out now!

Norwegian veterans Enslaved have finally released their latest album entitled “Riitiir”. The band’s 12th album is out today and is also one of the most anticipated releases of the second semester of this year. Ivar Bjørnson, guitarist and founder of Enslaved commented: “It has been only two years since we last released an album (“Axioma Ethica Odini“], and [...]

September 28, 2012 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on ENSLAVED’s “Riitiir” is out now!

Report: Vagos Open Air 2012 (Part 1/2)

Report: Vagos Open Air 2012 (Part 1/2)

  Every year usually on the first weekend of August, thousands of metalheads travel to the small town of Vagos, near Aveiro for the Vagos Open Air metal festival. 2012 is the year of the 4th edition, and in just 4 years, this festival has already become a mark in the Heavy Metal scene in [...]

August 7, 2012 Filipe Gomes Festivals, Reports 1

Report: Hellfest 2012 (Part 3/4)

Report: Hellfest 2012 (Part 3/4)

After the first day of concerts and partying, and also surviving the first night in the camping, after having some breakfast and other necessities, we started our second day quite early by going to the Temple to see GLORIOR BELLI at 11:00 . Another underrated French band, who put up a good show, playing some [...]

June 25, 2012 Filipe Gomes Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: Hellfest 2012 (Part 3/4)