Dayal Patterson

Dayal Patterson is a British author.

Dayal Patterson
OccupationAuthor
NationalityBritish
Genrenon-fiction

Patterson has written several non-fiction books about heavy metal music and has contributed to a number of metal magazines, such as Decibel, Terrorizer and Metal Hammer.[1] His trilogy of books on black metal, Black Metal: Evolution of the Cult, Black Metal: The Cult Never Dies Vol. One. and Black Metal: Into the Abyss, have been labelled 'essential reading' for black metal enthusiasts.[2][3] Following this work, he has given talks on the history of metal at events and festivals such as Midgardsblot.[4]

In 2013, he founded the publishing house Cult Never Dies, which specialises in materials relating to underground metal.[5][6][7]

Selected worksEdit

  • Black Metal: Evolution of the Cult[8][9][10][11][12]
  • Black Metal: The Cult Never Dies Vol. One[12][13]
  • Black Metal: Into the Abyss[12][2]
  • Owls, Trolls & Dead King's Skulls: The Art Of David Thiérrée[14][15]
  • Non Serviam: The Official Story Of Rotting Christ[13]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Selzer, Jonathan (27 January 2015). "Black metal: the cult evolves". Metal Hammer. Retrieved 30 October 2018.
  2. ^ a b Kelly, Kim (19 May 2014). "Black Metal: Evolution Of The Cult – Review And Interview". The Quietus. Retrieved 18 April 2020.
  3. ^ Andrew, J. (24 May 2016). "Essential Reading: Black Metal: Into the Abyss". Metal Injection. Retrieved 18 April 2020.
  4. ^ Pattillo, Alice (22 August 2019). "7 Reasons to fall in love with Midgardsblot metal festival". Metal Hammer. Retrieved 18 April 2020.
  5. ^ "Cult Never Dies About page". Cult Never Dies. Retrieved 18 April 2020.
  6. ^ "Interview with Dayal Patterson (The Cult Never Dies) (english)". www.undergrounded.de. Archived from the original on 2 September 2019.
  7. ^ Ryan, Trent (8 May 2017). "Interview With Dayal Patterson". Soundscape. Retrieved 18 April 2020.
  8. ^ Horsley, Jonathan (11 November 2013). "Dayal Patterson, author of Black Metal: Evolution of the Cult give us his Top 10 BM albums". Decibel Magazine. Retrieved 30 October 2018.
  9. ^ Lynskey, Dorian (10 July 2014). "Murder, satanism and synths: giving black metal a dance makeover". The Guardian. Retrieved 18 April 2020.
  10. ^ Horsley, Jonathan (13 May 2013). "INTERVIEW: Author Dayal Patterson on Black Metal: Evolution of the Cult". Decibel Magazine. Retrieved 30 October 2018.
  11. ^ Horsley, Jonathan (29 April 2013). "BLACK METAL: EVOLUTION OF THE CULT AVAILABLE TO PRE-ORDER". Decibel Magazine. Retrieved 30 October 2018.
  12. ^ a b c "DAYAL PATTERSON: "Black metal is exploding and imploding in all directions at once"". radikaliai.lt. Retrieved 30 October 2018.
  13. ^ a b "ROTTING CHRIST: 'Non Serviam: The Official Story Of Rotting Christ' Book Due In November". BLABBERMOUTH.NET. 27 August 2018. Retrieved 30 October 2018.
  14. ^ Selzer, Jonathan (27 May 2017). "Enter the eerie and fantastical world of metal artist David Thiérrée". Metal Hammer. Retrieved 18 April 2020.
  15. ^ "OWLS, TROLLS & DEAD KING'S SKULLS: THE ART OF DAVID THIÉRRÉE shop page". Cult Never Dies. Retrieved 18 April 2020.