ATHEIST

ATHEIST sign worldwide record deal with Agonia Records and announce plans for new upcoming release slated for 2018

American, legendary, technical, metal pioneers ATHEIST have signed a worldwide record deal with the European based label, Agonia Records. The band is expected to release a new studio album, the follow-up to 2010’s critically acclaimed “Jupiter”in mid to late 2018. Band co-founder & vocalist/songwriter Kelly Shaefer commented: “2018 will mark our 30th year of making records. Atheist…

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KELLY SHAEFER TALKS ATHEIST, LYRIC WRITING, DEATH FRONT MAN IN NEW INTERVIEW

Earlier this week, Anso DF of MetalSucks unveiled part one of his epic two-part interview with legendary guitarist/vocalist Kelly Shaefer of Atheist and Neurotica. Amongst other topics, Shaefer discussed Atheist’s new album, Jupiter, his lyric-writing process,  locking horns with Death’s Chuck Schuldiner, drugs, the genius of James Hetfield, and how Atheist represents a “different…

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Jalometalli 2009

    The Jalometalli Open Air Metal festival has gained its status as well as place on the Finnish festival map. Although there are plenty of metal oriented festivals arranged all around in Finland, the Jalometalli festival has found its own style and approach in the metal festival offering in…

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ATHEIST – Kelly Shaefer & Steve Flynn

Interview with ATHEIST´s Kelly Shaefer and Steve Flynn Interview and live pictures by Luxi Lahtinen Thanks to Andy Osborn for the transcription   The Floridian jazz-tinged tech-deathsters Atheist, disbanded in 1994, but 12 years later, decided to resurrect the band back from the dead. Since then lots of things have…

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Kelly Shaefer of ATHEIST

Kelly Shaefer of ATHEISTInterviewed in Feb. 2000 by EvilGThanks to Nathan Robinson for helping out with the questions!  Atheist are one of the more influential yet under-rated technical death metal bands of the early 90’s. Unfortunately, the band dissolved in 1994 and now ten years after the band’s first release…

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