“Voices From Valhalla”, a BATHORY tribute double CD, will be released in May via Godreah Records.
The following artists are scheduled to contribute to the set:
OLD CORPSE ROAD
THE MEADS OF ASPHODEL
THRONE OF KATARSIS
In addition, there will be a bonus 20-minute rare audio interview with late BATHORY mastermind Quorthon recorded in 1996 for the Godreah ‘zine when Quorthon was promoting BATHORY‘s “Blood On Ice” album.
For more information, visit www.godreah.com.
Rare video footage from the DVD that accompanied BATHORY‘s career-spanning box set, “In Memory of Quorthon”, can be viewed below in three parts.
Released in June 2006 via Black Mark, “In Memory of Quorthon” contains three CDs, one DVD, a book and a poster. Börje “Boss” Forsberg — owner of Black Mark Records and father of late BATHORY mainman Thomas “Quorthon” Forsberg — had previously stated that the package would contain “Quorthon‘s and BATHORY‘s complete musical history.”
Quorthon was found dead in his apartment in Stockholm, Sweden on June 7, 2004. The 39-year-old, widely considered to be one of black metal’s founding fathers, reportedly died of heart failure.