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Question from Tim (IP: 83.255.71.41) posted April 16, 2008 17:22:20:
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Jag kom nyss på en sak, skulle de kunna va möjligt att ni säljer Nasum Merchen som finns på Relaps så att fans(så som mej själv) kan slippa onöddiga frakt kostnader, den jobbiga perioden av att vänta evigheter på den å att man kanske har råd å köpa saker i störe omgångar?

Tack för mej!

(P.S dog ganska mycke innom bords när de sista exet av Grind Finale tog slut i skiv butiken för nån dag sen :S)
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Nej. De säljer sin merch och jag säljer vår. Nu när dollarn är så låg handlar det inte om så stora summor och så himla lång tid tar det inte för en beställning att komma från USA. / Anders
Question from Johan (IP: 194.17.178.40) posted April 10, 2008 10:44:27:
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Hej!
Varför är inte "swedish assault" med under discography?? Är det ingen officiell utgåva? En annan fråga: Vet du hur många ex "blind world" gavs ut i? Mvh Johan
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Hm, vi var väl egentligen inte med på "Swedish Assault" utan bara på en bonusskiva, men den kanske borde vara med i alla fall...? Jag tror att "Blind world" trycktes i 600 ex. Har för mig det var så, hur som helst den singel det finns minst ex av. / Anders
Question from Jon (IP: 71.172.98.20) posted April 8, 2008 03:09:51:
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Hey, I was just wondering where the Coldworker artwork came from or was inspired from. The outline of the main character seems really familliar, like a horror movie or something along those lines.
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I guess you are talking about "The Contaminated Void"? It's really a question for Orion Landau, the artist, but using silouette's are pretty common in art. The horror movie poster you are thinking of might be the first "Friday the 13th"? This is original art though, the man is one of the workers in Relapse's mailorder. I've seen the original photo. / Anders
Question from Jordan J. (IP: 142.22.16.59) posted March 31, 2008 18:44:40:
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Hey hey again, Anders.

Has any band or person influenced you on your drumming when you started and now?
I can say, You, Brian Harvey, or Kai Hahto are some main influences for me to pick up the sticks and begin blasting away, so I was just wondering if any bands you liked growing up made how you play today?
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I am mostly influenced by rock drummers, but a real influential drummer for me as a kid was a friend of my brother. He was a really good hardrock drummer in the biggest band in town and my brother took me to his rehearsal place so I could try the big kit and so forth. I learned a lot from this and it really inspired me. Other than that my biggest inspiration ever is Neil Peart from Rush. / Anders
Question from Omen (IP: 80.201.183.80) posted March 30, 2008 20:46:14:
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Hi, man.

I was just wandering, did you stop doing vocals on albums after Human 2.0 or did you do them on Shift and Helvete as well?

PS: tell Jon that next time he visits Belgium, he should bring some Sayyadina merch to a dude with a bandanna.

Cheers.
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I've answered this a thousand times before... 1) I couldn't sing the songs live, 2) I couldn't sing at all without losing my voice for a week, so no thanks! / Anders
Question from Josh (IP: 62.226.102.26) posted March 29, 2008 16:04:31:
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Sorry, yeah I was actually looking for his name, found it but forgot to change it then.:(

Anders, is this a bootleg one or did you print the napalm design on other shirts than on green and white ones?
thank you!
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That shirt has been printed on white and on grey shirts, nothing else. / Anders
Question from Josh (IP: 62.226.76.250) posted March 26, 2008 15:10:06:
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I have seen your friend Urban(?) with Victims in Essen on Saturday. They were great! He was wearing his Nasum Hoodie with the white pocket print.
Unfortunatly there were not many people around.
But they seemed to have fun. After the show they got a 5 or 6 litre glass of beer and I saw Urban posing with it.
No question, I know. But I want the people to share this funny good evening!
Best,
Josh
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That was most likely Jon, as he plays in Victims. / Anders
Question from Jordan J. (IP: 74.210.17.9) posted March 26, 2008 02:19:57:
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Evening, Anders.

Did you get some new drum cymbals?
I thought I noticed some different ones in one of your new Coldworker rehearsal videos I stumbled upon on Youtube..
If so, which ones and how are they treating you? =)
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The videos have the same set up as presented earlier. I have, however, updated them slightly. / Anders
Question from Nasum - Master of Grind (IP: 85.131.116.14) posted March 24, 2008 14:13:00:
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Why wouldn't there be t-shirt's where would be Grind Finale CD- logo, you know what I mean? That would be cool..
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Do you mean the cover artwork? I've seen bootlegs of it. / Anders
Question from Goregrinder (IP: 81.226.76.242) posted March 16, 2008 20:15:27:
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Vad har hänt med bloggen?
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Ah, sorry, efter hackattackerna härom veckan bytte jag lösenord men missade tydligen att byta i bloggen. Nu är den igång igen. / Anders
Question from Jordan J. (IP: 142.22.16.59) posted March 14, 2008 16:48:47:
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Hey Anders.

I was wondering what kind of sticks you use when you are drumming?
I almost found that lighter sticks were easier to grip and enable faster speeds.. but they break incredibly easy.
Do you find any difference between the lightness/thickness?
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I use a very long and heavy Swedish stick - Vincent 2R. I've played longer sticks during the last - I don't know - six years. I used to play Zildjian Super 5B but lately I've been playing the Vincent stick. I should probably try to learn playing shorter sticks though.

I need a certain weight in my sticks to be able to play at all, lighter sticks don't work at all for me. / Anders
Question from Josh (IP: 62.226.100.162) posted March 10, 2008 00:43:50:
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What the fuck happened to the Coldworker page?
This is no joke right?
Did those asses destroy the site? Or did they change things so that you had to delete everything?
I'm sorry for you!
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It was completely deleted. / Anders
Question from Lord Bengt (IP: 85.228.185.252) posted March 6, 2008 12:24:43:
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Tjena,

tänkte bara hör mig lite om hur det ser ut på Krigshot-fronten? Kan väl tänka mig att det kanske är så aktuellt nu när Coldworker släpper nytt, direkt. Men kände ändå att jag borde fråga för att få svar.

Tack.
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Det händer inte ett skit. Och det är tveksamt om det kommer att hända något mer igen. / Anders
Question from Johan (IP: 85.228.243.114) posted March 4, 2008 14:21:51:
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Tja!
Hur går det med Napalm Death spliten??
Hittar ingen info om den någonstans!?
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Den är på G och info kommer när det kommer! / Anders
Question from N (IP: 85.74.225.222) posted March 3, 2008 19:04:54:
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why you used guitar pedals(for example boss ds-1)
instead of a nice guitar head?
they are noisy and when you recorded helvete with messa boogie you had the best result!:)
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Ok. / Anders
Question from Erik R (IP: 62.13.68.97) posted February 28, 2008 16:53:51:
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Kanske en dum och irrelevant fråga, men du får svara om du tycker det är meningsfullt (för mig är det uppenbart det eftersom jag frågar):

Tekniken du använder i Q&A-delen på nasum-sidan, är det en färdig modul, eller något du / ni knackat själva? Om det är en modul, är det freeware eller något man köper?

Ha det gott!
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Ära vare gud i höjden, funktionen har jag gjort i slöjden! Det är typ en vanlig gästbok egentligen rakt upp och ned. / Anders
Question from Jordan J. (IP: 74.210.13.33) posted February 22, 2008 08:06:04:
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Good mornin', Anders.

During the beginning process, the start of Nasum, and even in the later era,
I was wondering what your means of funding Nasum were?
Obviously you had some help from the fellow members,
but.. Did you have a side-job, or endorsements?

I always had an interest in how someone starts up a band, and how it's paid for..
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Music has always been a free time occupation for me, and every dollar earned has went back into the band in some way or another (equipment, rehearsal room rent etc). It was actually not until the last Nasum tour that we earned some private money, which incidentally mostly covered what we lost in income from taking a month of from work. You have to be on another level to actually live on the music. / Anders
Question from -W- (IP: 193.167.131.1) posted February 22, 2008 07:22:15:
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Hi!

Are there any places where I can buy Grind Finale anymore or do I have to start looking from the 2nd hand cd-shops?
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Its' possible that the occational distro still carries brand new copies of it (perhaps even the Relapse Mailorder), but I don't know of any. Amazon has the Japanese version, but it's pretty expensive. / Anders
Question from ---- (IP: 194.17.178.40) posted February 21, 2008 16:24:36:
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Hej
Gavs "domedagen" ut i olika färger eller är det grönt omslag som gäller??
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Jag antar att du syftar på det ex som ligger på eBay. Det är äkta och säljaren är en pålitlig person (som t.ex finns med på flera av våra tacklistor!).

Jag tror omslaget kopierades upp på vilket papper vi än kunde hitta. Jag kom inte ihåg några gröna ex, men som sagt - det är ett äkta ex. / Anders
Question from Vinkelvolten (IP: 80.239.172.104) posted February 17, 2008 18:22:08:
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Hey!

I noticed the Krigshot "Orebro-mangel" t-shirt is gone. Will it ever come back?
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Most likely: no. / Anders
Question from Jordan J. (IP: 74.210.13.33) posted February 16, 2008 22:26:59:
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Oi, Anders.

I was wondering what songs you play for a warm up when practicing with Coldworker, or just by yourself?
Obviously, you'd play your own stuff, but do you cover any other songs just for the hell of it?
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No. / Anders
Question from Goregrinder (IP: 81.226.76.190) posted February 15, 2008 12:04:27:
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När kommer nya coldworker skivan? eller åtminstonde lite smakprov?
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Lite fel forum för att ställa en sådan fråga, men i maj ska skivan komma. / Anders
Question from GA (IP: 91.21.104.92) posted February 9, 2008 10:45:59:
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hi,
the last message confuse me..what do you think about Relapse merch??they still sell the shirt.a silly question I know !
maybe the guy should buy a doombringer pre-order package with a shirt^^!!
..and some bootlegs are cool.don't forget the Napalm Death "Bootleg In Japan" :-D
people should buy bootlegs,but don't buy bullshit!!!
cheers my friends
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Well, Relapse don't sell bootlegs, they sell authorized merchandise that's OK'ed by the band. Bootlegs are not OK'ed by the band, and does nothing to support the band. Nasum always had a lot of integrity when it came our records and merchandise and to see some shitty product out there is a terrible feeling because the average fan doesn't know what it official or not.
And "Bootlegged in Japan" was an official release, despite the name... / Anders
Question from Kikko (IP: 85.131.117.203) posted February 1, 2008 21:05:04:
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is there any site i could buy shirt with grind finale logo?
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I really don't know what that means. But as far as I know there are none. Officially. I've seen bootlegs, but don't buy bootlegs. That's ot supporting a band! / Anders
Question from Tim (IP: 83.68.230.99) posted January 25, 2008 09:35:35:
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Hej igen!

Jag ville bara veta arför inte relapse har prodikterna som finns här och varför produkterna på relapse inte finns på denna sida. hur kan det komma sej?

Nasum Fanatiker
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Därför att Relapse gör sina grejer och jag gör mina grejer. / Anders
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