Every June, Treble’s writers convene in a dark room to take stock of the chaos of the previous six months. Which albums will we be listening to in five years? Which albums made the biggest statements? Which albums will forever change the course of pop music history? We don’t find the answers to any of […]
On Friday, May 13, Norway’s Kvelertak release their third set of rockin’ metal and metallic rock ‘n’ roll, Nattesferd. It’s as heavy a record as they’ve ever released, but it’s also chock full of big, classic rock riffs and Thin Lizzy-style soloing. It might just be the most fun record they’ve ever released (we liked […]
Back in 2010 when Kvelertak released their self-titled debut, the Norwegian hardcore/metal outfit didn’t make great strides to hide their affinity for classic rock tendencies. Those tendencies weren’t their most dominant trait, by any means—the blast-beat addled “Ulvetid” nodded to black metal heroes Darkthrone while “Mjød” sounded more like L.A. party-hardcore dudes The Bronx. But […]
Kvelertak has just released a new video for “1985,” from their upcoming album Nattesferd, being released on May 13 via Roadrunner. The clip, directed by Fredrik Hana, follows a group of dudes who punch bags of laundry, go swimming, spar in a boxing ring, blow shit up and act altogether menacing. Hana discusses the video […]
Lots of blood, gore and zombies.
New label, new album, lots of rock from the 'tak.