COPENHELL postponed to 2022

Copenhell is postponed to 2022. The new dates are June 15-18, 2022. Emperor will of course be part of the festival, the date for Emperor´s performance is TBA. For more information: check the festival´s official Facebook page.


Gefle Metal Festival in Sweden is postponed until 2022.

The new dates are July 14-16, 2022. The date for Emperor´s performance is TBC.


Official live stream: A Night of Emperial Wrath 2021

2021 marks 30 years since the formation of Emperor. With the current state of the world, it’s been impossible to go ahead with scheduled plans. We now welcome you to join us in an exclusive streaming event. The show will take place at Notodden Theatre, 23rd of May.

Tickets are available here:

The setlist will feature tracks from the entire catalogue, as well as very special guest appearances from… Continue reading

MORK Oslo show postponed to May 14

The Mork show in Oslo has been postponed from March 6 to May 14.

Statement from the band: Due to Covid regulations in Oslo, we have to postpone our show there  to May 14. The venue will be upgraded to Sentrum Scene, and the mighty MORTEM will join us! Dolk (Kampfar) will also join us for a song. Your tickets will remain valid for the new date.

Thanks for your support in these dark times! Tickets available here!

1349 Oslo show postponed to May 29

Legions! What can we say… These are surreal times, but due to the extended Covid regulations in Oslo, we have to postpone our show once more. The new date is Saturday May 29 @ Rockefeller.

Tickets are available via the link below, and any previously purchased tickets for any of the previous dates will still be honored.

Ticket link:

SAMAEL European tour announced

Tour Announcement: «P a s s a g e – 2 0 2 1»

SAMAEL Forces!

In September and October, to commemorate the 25th anniversary of «Passage», we’ll be performing the album in its entirety plus other material past and present. We’ll be visiting 18 cities in 10 countries and we’re looking forward to seeing you all then. DIABOLICAL from Sweden will be supporting us on all the dates.

29.09.21: Instant, Budapest (HU) 30.09.21: Melodka, Brno (CZ) 01.10.21:… Continue reading


Emperor´s headlining performance at London´s Incineration Festival has been postponed to 2022. The press release from the promoter is as follows:

Dear friends, We hope you are all staying safe as we enter the new year. It is with great sadness that we have to pass on the news to you that due to current restrictions, Incineration Festival will now take place on 7th May 2022. We are pleased to re-confirm 2021 headliners, EMPEROR as well as BLOODBATH, DARK… Continue reading


The Samael show in Tel Aviv has been postponed to March 30, 2022.

The band comments: Ave, Samael forces of Israel! Due to the ´you-know-what´, we have no choice but to postpone again. And because of that, we will change the show as well, and perform “Passage” for you. We wish you a strong and rewarding new year, and we´re looking forward to March 30, 2022 already. Vorph, Xy, Drop, Ales

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The Emperor show in Moscow has been postponed to September 18, 2021. For more information, please click here.

1349 confirmed for shows in Russia


Norwegian black metal machine 1349 will decimate Russia in December 2021. The Oslo-based quartet will perform the following two shows:

11.12. 2021 – St. Petersburg (RU) – Opera Tickets:

12.12. 2021 – Moscow (RU) – Arbat Hall Tickets: