I have some books by the author Dayal Patterson up for pre-order…
– Black Metal: Evolution Of The Cult – an epic tome [which] examines the creation of the black metal genre in the eighties and nineties and explores the artistic, musical, spiritual development of the genre as well as the creative work, ideologies and often colourful lives of some of its most significant bands
600 page book, released 2014!
“…finally a book on the rise of nineties extreme Metal and its facets, from someone who understands what it was actually about; musical integrity and artistic visions.”
Ivar Bjørnson (ENSLAVED)
“…This is by far the best book I’ve read on black metal and I can recommend this to anyone that is interested in a good read on our diverse genre.”
Deathlord of Abomination & War Apocalypse (BLASPHEMY/CONQUEROR)
“This is a very insightful work: Without doubt the ultimate book on the subject, a testimony of black metal and a good introduction for neophytes.”
CULT 001: BLACK METAL: PRELUDE TO THE CULT (Dayal Patterson, 2014)
60 page mini-book.
Features interviews with: MAYHEM, BEHERIT, ARCHGOAT, SKITLIV, HADES ALMIGHTY, GORGOROTH, MARDUK, IMPALED NAZARENE, SIGH, ENTHRONED and TAAKE.
CULT 002: BLACK METAL: THE CULT NEVER DIES VOL. ONE (Dayal Patterson, 2015)
300 page book, released March 31 2015. Released in two formats to date:
Features interviews with: SATYRICON, MANES, KAMPFAR, SOLEFALD, WARDRUNA / JOTUNSPUR / GORGOROTH, XANTOTOL, MASTIPHAL, ARKONA (POL), EVILFEAST, MGLA/KRIEGSMASCHINE, STRID, SILENCER, BETHLEHEM, FORGOTTEN TOMB, TOTAL NEGATION and an article on the art of Theodor Kittelsen.
CULT 003: BLACK METAL: INTO THE ABYSS (Dayal Patterson, 2016)
300 page book, released May 31 2016.
Features interviews with: FURIA, MASSEMORD, 1349, FORGOTTEN WOODS, TSJUDER, NOCTURNAL DEPRESSION, VEMOD, ONE TAIL, ONE HEAD, MYSTIFIER, BLACK ALTAR, BESATT, MORD ‘A’ STIGMATA, TRIST, HELHEIM, HYPOTHERMIA, LOITS, DEINONYCHUS, PSYCHONAUT 4, KOLDBRANN, URGEHAL, SACRILEGIUM and BLAZE OF PERDITION.
pm or email firstname.lastname@example.org for prices and ordering details!