NewsJanuary 21, 2014 4:18 PM ET12,981 views

Entombed splits into two separate bands

Seminal Swedish metal band Entombed has apparently split into two separate bands, one with original member Alex Hellid, and another with original member Lars Göran Petrov. The Petrov-led faction will now be known as Entombed A.D., with its members releasing the following statement earlier today:
LG Petrov, Nico Elgstrand, Olle Dahlstedt and Victor Brand is hereby announcing that the album, recorded with Roberto Laghi, "Back To The Front" will come out under the name Entombed A.D. LG Petrov will only perform with Entombed A.D. LG will not take part of any upcoming shows announced under the name Entombed. "Back To The Front" is right now being scheduled for a spring release.

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