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  1. ENSLAVED SCHEDULE LOS ANGELES MEET & GREET

    Vacation Vinyl will host Norwegian progressive extreme metallers ENSLAVED for an in-store signing session this Saturday, February 15th...
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  2. ENSLAVED ENTERS DECIBEL MAG'S HALL OF FAME

    It’s Facebook official, folks: Below The Lights, ENSLAVED’s seventh studio album first released in 2003, has now entered Decibel Magazine’s esteemed extremely extreme Hall...
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  3. ENSLAVED TO TOUR WITH AMON AMARTH IN 2014

    Norwegian progressive extreme metal band ENSLAVED are pleased to announce their return to the U.S. as direct support to Swedish death metal headliners AMON AMARTH on their...
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  4. METAL HAMMER AWARDS – vote for your favour...

    This year, Metal Hammer Germany will award their annual Metal Hammer Awards for the fifth time on Friday, September 13, at the “Kesselhaus” in Berlin, Germany, with live pe...
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  5. ENSLAVED: EXCLUSIVE VIDEO INTERVIEW ON GUITAR

    Filmed at the Scion Label Showcase for Roadburn Records at The Roxy in Hollywood, California, vocalist/bassist Grutle Kjellson and guitarist/songwriter Ivar Bjørnson...
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  6. ENSLAVED – receive 7th Norwegian Spelleman...

    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 mo...
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  7. ENSLAVED RECEIVE 7th NORWEGIAN GRAMMY NOMINA

    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...
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  8. ENSLAVED ANNOUNCE NORTH AMERICAN TOUR

    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...
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  9. ENSLAVED: NEW MUSIC VIDEO DEBUTS ONLINE

    The official video for “Thoughts Like Hammers,” the opening track to ENSLAVED’s twelfth studio album RIITIIR, is now available for viewing on...
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  10. ENSLAVED TO HEADLINE SCION ROADBURN 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...
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  11. 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...
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  12. ENSLAVED – „RIITIIR“ out now!

    Norwegian progressive extreme metal band ENSLAVED have just released their brand new masterpiece „RIITIIR” today. “RIITIIR” embodies a lot more of what has come to be known as ENSLAVED: indefinable and grandiose, honest and unearthly, dark, harsh, and beautiful. The press agrees: “Enslaved is back - stronger than perhaps ever. Brutal, epic and with a message to deliver.” Håkon Grav, Scream Magazine (N) "Enslaved return with yet another slab of progressive brilliance. Utterly spellbinding." Amit Sharma, METAL HAMMER “RIITIIR has it all : aggression, immediacy, depth, catchiness and staying power, to a degree that makes it’s 67 minutes seem like a few exhilarating seconds you must repeat as often as possible” Jose Carlos Santos / Terrorizer (UK) METAL HAMMER (D) Soundcheck #1 LEGACY (D) Soundcheck # 1 METAL HAMMER (PL) Album of the Month ROCK HARD (D) Soundcheck #4 Powermetal.de Soundcheck #2 Get your copy in the Nuclear Blast Shop: http://www.nuclearblast.de/de/shop/artikel/gruppen/51000.1.nuclearblast.html?article_group_sort_type_handle=rank&custom_keywords=riitiir The Itunes (album incl. booklet) you get here: http://bit.ly/eriitiir
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  13. ENSLAVED: TRACK-BY-TRACK COMMENTARY PART 8

    The following is the final installment of an 8-part series where bassist/vocalist/lyricist Grutle Kjellson and rhythm guitarist/songwriter/lyricist Ivar Bjørnson of the...
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  14. ENSLAVED: TRACK-BY-TRACK COMMENTARY PART 7

    The following is the seventh of eight installments where rhythm guitarist/songwriter/lyricist Ivar Bjørnson and bassist/vocalist/lyricist Grutle Kjellson of the Norwegian ...
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  15. ENSLAVED: TRACK-BY-TRACK COMMENTARY PART 6

    The following is the sixth of eight installments where rhythm guitarist/songwriter/lyricist Ivar Bjørnson and bassist/vocalist/lyricist Grutle Kjellson of the Norwegian...
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  16. ENSLAVED – track-by-track commentary ...

    In the sixth of eight installments, ENSLAVED bassist/vocalist/lyricist Grutle Kjellson and rhythm guitarist/songwriter/lyricist Ivar Bjørnson offer song commentaries on ...
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  17. ENSLAVED: "VEILBURNER" LYRIC VIDEO ON YOUTUBE

    The lyric video for ENSLAVED’s “Veilburner” is now available for viewing on...
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  18. ENSLAVED – track-by-track commentary ...

    In the fifth of eight installments, ENSLAVED bassist/vocalist/lyricist Grutle Kjellson and rhythm guitarist/songwriter/lyricist Ivar Bjørnson offer song commentaries on their trademarked Norwegian strain of progressive extreme metal that will be unveiled with their twelfth studio album, RIITIIR, due out on September 28th . Kjellson on “Riitiir”: “I really wanted to use these lyrics on the song that ended up being ‘Roots Of The Mountain,’ but Ivar insisted on using them on this one. I’m glad he did so! This song is the shortest, ‘only’ 5 minutes 30 seconds long, and the far most bombastic and
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