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Mütiilation

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Mütiilation is a one-man black metal band that was affiliated with Les Légions Noires (or LLN). It was formed in 1991 by Willy Roussel (Meyhna'ch) in Grabels, Languedoc-Roussillon, France, and soon after became affiliated with the LLN. After their first full length, Vampires Of Black Imperial Blood, in 1996 Meyhna'ch left the Black Legions. They are also the only band affiliated with the LLN (with an exception of Vermeth and Amaka Hahina) that has kept going after 1998. Mütiilation was officially terminated by Meyhna'ch in December 2009. Read more on Last.fm

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Black Metal: Evolution Of The Cult – we speak to Dayal Patterson about his forthcoming book

July 29th, 2013

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The world needs yet another book about black metal as much as Varg Vikernes needs to buy another gunrack, right? Well, Dayal Patterson doesn’t agree (about the book part, at any rate). A regular writer and photographer to Metal Hammer (as well as an occasional contributor to Record Collector and The Quietus), Dayal has penned Black Metal: Evolution Of The Cult, a mammoth 600+ page book on “the progress of the genre, from its infancy in the early eighties through to its resurrection in the nineties and onwards to the fascinating scene we see today” (cheers, for that, PR blurb). Blimey.

With all that in mind, we gave Dayal a buzz to ask him our usual mix of awkward, annoying, and ever-so-slightly insightful questions about his book, the musicians he interviewed in order to write it, and just why British black metal bands look so silly in corpse paint.

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