A while later this journalist was put in touch with a musician whoose miljue supposedly had set
fire to 8 churches that year. He entered a completely dark appartment filled with rare symbols.
There a man dressed in dark clothes with
long black hair sat. The 19 year old man, who then wanted to appear as anonymous but later
turned out to be Varg Vikernes, aka Count Grishnackh, made a deal with the journalist from
Bergens Tidene. He was interested in PR for his one-man band Burzum, and so he would get,
if he could give true facts about the churchfires. Varg described in detail how he had set fire
to Fantoft church and how nice it was that a fireman died while trying to save Sarpsborg church.
He also stated that he was a devilworshipper and a Satanist. All the facts concerning the church
fires were checked against the Police, and they were true. And so the interview was pressed in
The first Burzum PR picture, taken for the Bergens Tidene interview in January