As promised when we posted our episode of Rockblot with Nuclear Blast Records’ Norwegian extreme metallers, Enslaved, we’re pleased to present episode 7 of METAL or NOT? with guitarist and founding member, Ivar Bjørnson. From ice cream to margaritas and Metallica to Enslaved, Bjørnson tells us what’s metal and what’s not!

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