Swedish Death Metal

Swedish Death Metal

Daniel Ekeroth


Sweden is a small nation in freezing northern Europe, with lower than 9 million population and a name for Volvos, hockey avid gamers, reasonable furnishings, vodka, and blonde ladies. because the overdue Eighties, even if, Sweden has produced over one thousand severe heavy steel bands, growing some of the most revered neighborhood tune scenes on this planet. this is often the unbelievable heritage of ways a marginalized teenager move crawled from Sweden s small cities and suburbs, and located an enduring position at the global level. Daniel Ekeroth captures the epic story with enlightening element, starting with Sweden s violent lack of innocence within the Nineteen Eighties, during the steel s digital chokehold at the nation throughout the Nineteen Nineties, into the lasting legacy and international effect within the turbulent 2000s of the daylight guitar tone, the Gothenburg Sound, and the numerous offshoots of Sweden s so much deadly cultural export. Bazillion issues has greatly revised and up-to-date a vintage for this increased version. the final word insider's account of the increase of Sweden's mythical severe steel scene, the e-book boasts over 450 pages, over 500 photos, and ratings of particular interviews with individuals of Nihilist/ Entombed, In Flames, on the Gates, Dismember, Grave, Hypocrisy, Opeth, Unleashed, Marduk, Morbid, Mob forty seven, Deranged, fringe of Sanity, cruel, Therion, Liers in Wait, Carnage, Carcass, Tiamat/Treblinka, stricken, Repugnant, the Haunted, and different relevant characters. unique hide art through Nicke Andersson. advent by way of U.S. dying steel pioneer Chris Reifert of Autopsy/Abscess/Death. contains 120-page A-Z of Swedish loss of life steel with thousands of band histories and discographies. infrequent pictures and galleries of trademarks, band paintings, demo tapes, and vintage Swedish dying steel fanzines. specifications: 7 x9.5 x1.5 , 3lbs., a hundred and one% addictive.

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