Tag Archives: Fredrik Thordendal

Meshuggah guitarist Fredrik Thordendal to sit out upcoming tour to “explore some interesting stuff”

Posted by on June 2, 2017

Meshuggah revealed founding guitarist Fredrik Thordendal is going on a hiatus due to “a mission to explore some interesting stuff.” The band informed, he was asked to take on an assignment (unknown which one) and, “it’s time to realize his aspirations.” We don’t know what this means for the future of Meshuggah aside from the […]

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Listen to and download Meshuggah guitarist’s ‘Wolfenstein’ composition

Posted by on May 20, 2014

The latest video game in the Castle Wolfenstein franchise out today, Wolfenstein: The New Order. As we found out last week, the game features music from Meshuggah guitarist Fredrik Thordendal. Bethesda, who published the game, interviewed Thordendal about contributing music to the game on their blog. He told the company that making music for film or a […]

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Meshuggah’s guitarist worked on ‘Wolfenstein’ video game soundtrack

Posted by on May 13, 2014

On May 20th, the latest Wolfenstein video game, Wolfenstein: The New Order video game will be released. We know we’re a metal site and not a video game one, but there’s a reason we’re writing about it. That’s because Meshuggah guitarist Fredrik Thordendal has contributed to the soundtrack. In an AMA on Reddit, the game’s creative director Jens […]

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Video: Gojira Perform “Of Blood And Salt” With Devin Townsend And Meshuggah’s Fredrick Thordendal

Posted by on March 6, 2012

Remember that Sea Shepard EP Gojira have been working on for a while now? Well, it turns out that we’ll have to wait even longer to hear it. Not only is the band’s focus on releasing their new record (and first via Roadrunner Records), but drummer Mario Duplantier recently revealed that problems keep popping up, […]

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Gojira’s EP Still Needs One More Singer

Posted by on August 1, 2011

We’ve already been excited for Gojira’s long awaited new EP, the proceeds of which will be given to the anti-whaling organization Sea Shepherd. Then we lost our minds when we found out that Devin Townsend, Lamb Of God’s Randy Blythe, In Flames’ Anders Fridén, Soulfly/Cavalera Conspiracy’s Max Cavalera, and Meshuggah guitarist Fredrik Thordendal were going to […]

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Gojira Reveals Special Guest Appearances On New EP

Posted by on June 1, 2011

Last week, we got the chance to hear our first taste of Gojira’s new EP, the proceeds of which will be given to the anti-whaling organization Sea Shepherd. Not only did we freak out because “Of Blood And Salt” sounds awesome, but also because it features Devin Townsend and Meshuggah guitarist Fredrik Thordendal. Well now we […]

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New Gojira Song Featuring Devin Townsend And Fredrik Thordendal Streaming Online

Posted by on May 27, 2011

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yBB5W2nQ8Ms[/youtube] Gojira’s new EP, the proceeds of which will be given to the Sea Shepherd anti-whaling organization, has been in the works for a while now. So long in fact that we almost questioned whether it was ever going to come out. Well, the EP is still indeed alive. Though we still don’t know when […]

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Guest Appearances Confirmed For Devin Townsend’s “Deconstruction”

Posted by on March 31, 2011

We already knew that Devin Townsend was collaborating with The Dillinger Escape Plan’s Greg Puciato and ex-Emperor guitarist Ihsahn for his new solo album Deconstruction (one of two new albums under the Devin Townsend Project moniker). Townsend also teased in the past months about other big named collaborations. But now we can confirm who indeed will […]

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