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Black Metal Legends Mayhem Ink Worldwide Deal With Century Media Records, New Album Coming In October

Century Media Records has announced the worldwide signing of notorious Norwegian Black Metal forefathers MAYHEM. Founded in 1984, MAYHEM has released five studio albums as well as a number of demos, EP’s and live albums since. Their debut full length De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas (1994) is considered by many to be the most influential Black Metal album of all time. Having left behind the controversy surrounding their early years, MAYHEM continues to push boundaries and is now considered one of the most innovative forces of extreme metal and sinister art, which applies to both their live shows and their recent studio recordings.

“Once again Mayhem is writing a new chapter in its 35 year history,” states the band about the signing to Century Media Records. “We are excited to now have joined forces with Century Media and are eager to see what this partnership can do for us both in the future.”

MAYHEM’s sixth album will be released on October 25th. Soon after, they will embark on a European headline tour with special guests Gaahls, WYRD and Gost


October 31 – Nijmegen, Netherlands – Doornroosje

November 1 – Leiden, Netherlands – Gebr De Nobel

November 5 – Paris, France – La Machine Du Moulin Rouge

November 6 – Rennes, France – L’etage

November 7 – Toulouse, France – Metronum

November 10 – Lyon, France – CCO

November 12 – Milano, Italy – Magazzini Generali

November 14 – Vienna, Austria – Szene

November 15 – Prague, Czech Republic – Meet Factory

November 16 – Berlin, Germany – Astra

November 17 – Lille, France – Tyrant Fest

November 19 – Kassel, Germany – Musik Theater 130BPM

November 21 – Mannheim, Germany – MS Connextion Complex

November 22 – Vosselaar, Belgium – Biebob

November 23 – Oberhausen, Germany – Turbinehalle

November 24 – Copenhagen, Denmark – Pumpehuset

November 26 – Tampere, Finland – Pakkahuone

November 27 – Helsinki, Finland – Tavastia

November 29 – Stockholm, Sweden – Fryshuset Klubben

November 30 – Gothenburg, Sweden – Pustervik

MAYHEM is Necrobutcher (bass), Hellhammer (drums), Attila Csihar (vocals), Teloch (guitar), and Ghul (guitar).