Urgehal vocalist passes away
2012-05-15 by Magnus Altkula STAFF | 28 Comments

Urgehal vocalist/guitarist Trondr Nefas has passed away at the young age of 35. The news of his passing come directly from Urgehal's label Season of Mist, who posted this message to their facebook page: "We are deeply sorry to announce that Urgehal guitarist/vocalist Trondr Nefas just passed away. More news and official statement to follow soon. RIP.".

At this moment, no specific details have been revealed and the true cause of death is still unknown. Nefas' other band, Beastcraft, have confirmed, though, that Nefas did not commit suicide, as some rumors suggested, and the most likely scenario involves either a seizure or a stroke.

Urgehal was co-founded by Nefas in H√łnefoss, Norway in 1992. The band's savage brand of Satanic black metal brought them a worldwide cult following. Urgehal's discography features a slew of EPs, compilation appearances and six studio albums.

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CrimsonFloyd
May 15th 2012

446 Comments


Sucks

Crysis
Staff Reviewer
May 15th 2012

16000 Comments


damn 35 RIP

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fulgrim
May 15th 2012

1542 Comments


terrible news, far too young.

VanitySeason
May 15th 2012

396 Comments


young death is the fucking worst

Tijnmans
May 15th 2012

350 Comments


young death is the fucking worst [2]


Ignimbrite
May 15th 2012

5228 Comments


"Nefas' other band, Beastcraft, have confirmed, though, that Nefas did not commit suicide, as some rumors suggested, and the most likely scenario involves either a seizure or a stroke."

so many commas... this makes my head hurt

but this is way too young to go, and it's made especially sad by the fact that it was more or less a natural death... RIP

TBliss2
May 15th 2012

501 Comments


RIP

ConcubinaryCode
May 15th 2012

1850 Comments


R.I.P.

FearThyEvil9
May 15th 2012

11356 Comments


R.I.P.

RevenantBlue
May 15th 2012

136 Comments


This is terrible. R.I.P.

DeafMetal
May 15th 2012

8584 Comments


rip

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theartofdoom
May 15th 2012

254 Comments


Shit I was really into his music, and he seemed like a smart guy. R.I.P.

BallsToTheWall
May 15th 2012

44164 Comments


35 isn't a necessarily young death but RIP...Good band.

MO
May 15th 2012

17364 Comments


RIP

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BASTAG
May 15th 2012

41 Comments


RIP you're in a better place now my nig.

HitlerIsGod
May 15th 2012

746 Comments


"RIP you're in a better place now my nig."

lol

Spec
May 15th 2012

26834 Comments


yeah ^


TooLateToGoBack
May 15th 2012

1675 Comments


Wow, awful stuff. Dying young is just the worst.

RIP

Hawks
May 15th 2012

33363 Comments


Damn this sucks. This band is pretty cool.

R.I.P.

zaruyache
May 15th 2012

4823 Comments


RIP.

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JizzInMyPants
May 15th 2012

2361 Comments


Thats 3, RIP

eleventhsun
May 15th 2012

1475 Comments


Too bad, just a young guy too.

RIP

Eclecticist
May 15th 2012

3863 Comments


RIP

CrazyFool84
May 15th 2012

1078 Comments


Rock in Peace

Bleekill
May 16th 2012

832 Comments


Thought this was going to be a suicide, too bad. go with satan brah

paxman
May 16th 2012

4083 Comments


Must have pissed off God

Captain North
May 16th 2012

6743 Comments


He is now in the loving arms of Satan, rest in torment? Is that right?

Nightryder
May 17th 2012

4 Comments


he is now in a big pot in slow fire for all eternity.....in hell!!!



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