Kvelertak performed at the 2013 Download Festival in the UK, and frontman Erlend Hjelvik was interviewed backstage by Metal Hammer. In the clip above, he talks about the creation of the owl mask he wears onstage; recording their Roadrunner debut, Meir; having three guitar players; their plans for the summer festival season; and more. Watch now!


You can also watch some pretty great fan-shot footage of their set here.


Meir is available everywhere now—grab a copy from the Roadrunner webstore!