Tag Archives: Satyr

Satyricon frontman Satyr diagnosed with brain tumor

Posted by on October 5, 2015

Satryicon are one of the standard-bearers of Norwegian black metal, even as their sound has continued to evolve into a slightly more hard rock direction since their formation in 1991. Singer/guitarist/bassist Sigurd “Satyr” Wongraven is at the center of the two-man band, and the 39 year-old has been through quite a lot over the course […]

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This Phil Anselmo/GWAR backstage bonding moment is touching

Posted by on March 25, 2014

[youtube]http://youtu.be/XYJ-Ok1z46E[/youtube] Yesterday, Phil Anselmo posted a video taken backstage last month at the Soundwave Festival in Sydney, Australia. In the minute-long clip, Anselmo, GWAR’s Dave Brockie and Brent Purgason, Satyricon’s Satyr and Frost and Volbeat’s Michael Poulson headbang to Slayer’s “Angel of Death” in Down’s dressing room. There’s nothing that special about it initially, in […]

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