Bloody Roots of Icelandic Metal on Sirius XM

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BLOODY ROOTS OF ICELANDIC METAL
Week of September 12, 2015

Sat 9/12, 6PM ET
Sun 9/13, 1PM ET
Mon 9/14, 9AM ET
Tues 9/15, 4PM ET
Thurs 9/17, 9PM ET

Halfway across the North Atlantic, where North America and Europe collide, is the volcanic viking island of Iceland, possibly the most metallic nation on Earth. Host Ian Christe (“Sound of the Beast”/Bazillion Points) surveys a recent eruption of intense Icelandic death, black, atmospheric, and folk metal bands including Solstafir, Wormlust, Kontinuum, Malignant Mist, Bjork/Carcass, Ham, Svartidaudi, and others. Know your Roots!

For a look at the roots of Scandinavian darkness, tracing the origins of underground metal in Norway, Sweden, and Finland, check out
METALION: The Slayer Mag Diaries, by Jon Kristiansen, “the greatest heavy metal story ever told.”

PLAYLIST:

MALIGNANT MIST – “Drowning In Hollow Saints” from CELESTIAL DOOM
SOLSTAFIR – “Fjara” from SVARTIR SANDAR
SVARTIDAUDI – “Venus Illegitima” from THE SYNTHESIS OF WHORE AND BEAST
ANGIST – “Circle of Suffering” from CIRCLE OF SUFFERING
CARCASS AND BJORK – “ISOBEL” from REMIXES
HAM – “Partybaer” from SODOMA REYKJAVIK
SKALMOLD – “Midgardssormur” from BORN LOKA
SEVERED CROTCH – “Human Recipes” from THE NATURE OF ENTROPY
WORMLUST – “Djoflasyra” from THE FERAL WISDOM
KONTINUUM – “Steinrunninn Skógur” from EARTH BLOOD MAGIC

Bloody Roots is Sound of the Beast author (and Bazillion Points publisher) Ian Christe’s heavy metal history show on Sirius XM Liquid Metal channel 40. Since June 2004, each weekly show has examined another subgenre, band, movement, country, or theme in metal, punk, and heavy rock. The show is available on-demand online from SiriusXM.com.

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