Earlier this year Relapse Records announced the re-issue of GOD MACABRE‘s The Winterlong. Today Decibel Magazine are hosting a brand new remastered track from the iconic cult Swedish death metal masterpiece. Listen to Lost here.
Originally released in 1993, The Winterlong was recorded at Stockholm’s legendary Sunlight Studios in 1991 and engineered by Tomas Skogsberg (Amorphis, At The Gates, Entombed). Now fully remastered and available for the first time in over 10 years, The Winterlong reissue also contains four bonus tracks, including the band’s original 7″ demo from 1990 plus the never-before-heard track, Life’s Verge, the first new God Macabre recording in over 20 years.
The Winterlong will see it’s official reissue on June 10th (N. America), June 9th (UK/Europe/World) and June 6th (GAS/Benelux/Finland). The album will be available on CD, LP and digital formats. The Winterlong can be preordered here.
Relapse previously unveiled the remastered version of Spawn of Flesh along with a preview video for the limited edition vinyl. Listen to Spawn of Flesh here. Watch a preview of the limited vinyl edition here.
Guitarist Jonas Stålhammar commented on the reissue: “We’re very excited to have Relapse once again releasing our only album “The Winterlong”. We hope to see fans of the album on the few exclusive liveshows we will be doing during 2014. Cheers!”
Additionally, the band has reunited for a string of special shows and festival appearances this year including their first US performance at Maryland Deathfest.
God Macabre dates:
May 21 – Stockholm, SWEDEN @ Püssy A Go Go
May 24 – Baltimore, USA @ Maryland Deathfest
July 5 – Viseu, PORTUGAL @ Viseu Rockfest
August 7 – Schlotheim, GERMANY @ Party San Open Air
September 5 – Copenhagen, DENMARK @ Killtown Deathfest
September 6 – Gothenburg, SWEDEN @ Truckstop Alaska