Quebec folk metallers NORDHEIM have announce that Lucas Biron is their new official drummer, from the band KALTER. Lucas will also continue to fulfil any obligations with his original outfit. Kalter are a prog/melodeath band from Quebec City, Canada, Nordheim's home town.
Nordheim’s debut album Lost In The North was produced at MGL Studios in Quebec City, by Maxime Lamontagne, and the album was mastered by Jean-Francois Dagenais of KATAKLYSM. Maple Metal Records officially released their album on October 31st, worldwide.
Nordheim will be opening up for KORPIKLAANI at the Imperial Theatre on December 18th in Quebec City.
In other news, Nordheim and Maple Metal Records Canada have announced that their song song 'Beer, Metal, Trolls, and Vomit!' will be released on the music simulation game Rock Band 3, early in the New Year. The song will be available for the Xbox 360 platform first, with the release on Play Station 3 soon to follow. Rock Gamer Studios is authoring 2 versions of the song: one standard version with a single-bass drum pedal, and one pro-expert edition with double-bass drum pedals.