Mutilation Rites was conceived in Brooklyn, New York, by Justin Ennis and Michael Dimmitt
in January 2009. To date, they have released two eps, two full-lengths, and GIlead Media is putting
out their third full-length, entitled Chasm, in March 2018. After numerous line-up changes the band
now consists of George Paul (guitar and vocals), Ryan Jones (ex-Today is The Day, bass and vocals),
Michael Dimmitt (guitars), and Tyler Coburn (drums, from Yautja). Mutilation Rites is a black metal band,
Solbrud is back with their third album ‘Vemod’ (Danish for sadness). A work
where the band’s unique black metal accompanied by pessimistic premonitions of
the imminent fall of mankind forges a grandiose, poetic and deeply personal
expression. On ‘Vemod’, Solbrud opens up an all encompassing dimension of
sound and words, in which the listener encounters the tale of what we are, what
we were and what the world one day will be without us.
From the birth of Solbrud (Danish for sun breach) ...