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Event Archive - The Black Path Of America Tour: Vreid, Kampfar, Necronomicon, Scythia

Mon. September 5th 2011 Rickshaw Theatre (No Minors)
8:00 PM - 12:00 doors at 7: 00 PM
$14 / $17
Presented by: Densixx Entertainment, Babalon Entertainment
The cold darkness of Norwegian Black Metal will grace the stage of the Rickshaw on September 5th with Vreid and Kampfar's co-headlining tour... A rare occasion such as this to celebrate the darkness within us should not be missed..


Norwegian Black & Roll act VREID will play the Rickshaw stage to usher in the fall touring season on September 5th. In support of their most complex and well produced release to date, simply titled “V”, the band, sometimes referred to as the Pitch Black Brigade, will hit North America in full force to follow up their extensive European summer tour.

KAMPFAR co-headlines this bill to support their latest album "Mare", which opens a new chapter in the Norwegians' band history, while delivering a true monument to black metal.

Providing direct support to continue the push of their 2010 blasphemous masterpiece “The Return Of The Witch”, NECRONOMICON will bring their aggressive and destructive brand of black/death metal to the city’s premier metal hotspot.

Kicking off the night, local folk metal outfit SCYTHIA will perform in preparation of their second full length release “…Of Exile”, available in October.

This evening of darkness is not to be missed by any fan of pagan/black/folk metal….

Doors 7:00 PM
No Minors
$14 Advance tickets online at also available at Red Cat, Scrape, Zulu, and Scratch.
$17 Door tickets day of show, subject to availability.


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Vreid (Black Metal/Black 'n Roll)

Vreid is a Norwegian black metal band formed in 2004 after the break up of Windir following the death of lead singer and founder Valfar. The remaining members along with new guitarist Ese formed Vreid. Translated from Norwegian into English, Vreid's name means "Wrath" more info

Kampfar (Norse Pagan Folklore Metal)

other sites: myspace | napalmrecords
The beginnings of KAMPFAR date back to 1994, as Dolk bid farewell to his former band Mock. His desire to continue expressing himself musically and to move ahead prompted him to seek new blood. He recruited Thomas to take on the guitar responsibilities and soon the duo began composing new material. The two musicians, who possessed quite disparate... more info

Necronomicon (Black/Death Metal)

other sites: myspace
Renowned for their energy, atmosphere and power, «The Occult Metal Legends» (BW&BK) NECRONOMICON has been regularly on the road since 2001, sharing the stage with important bands like Morbid angel, Mercyful fate, Cannibal Corpse and several others, as well as performing direct support on the road for bands like Deicide, Cradle of filth, Dimmu Bor... more info

Scythia (Folk Metal)

Formed in late 2008, Scythia is a mosaic of many influences that combines storytelling, costumes, and heavy music. But this isn't just grindcore in medieval garb... Scythia weaves folklore with double kick, detuned guitars with neo-classical melodies and catchy riffs with classical oboe playing. It is a musical experience that stands apart from al... more info
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