Hot on the heels of new album “Svartir Sandar”, SÓLSTAFIR recently shot a video for the critically acclaimed “Fjara”, in their homeland Iceland. The exclusive worldwide premiere of the video started today on the website of German Metal Hammer.
“Svartir Sandar” is available as double CD and limited edition box set (male and female versions) on Season of Mist’s e-shop. Few copies left!
French female-fronted act KELLS’ forthcoming opus is entitled “Anachromie” and will hit the stores on January 20th.
The whole album will be streamed for free this Thursday, January 19th from 20.00 to 22.00 CET on www.radiometal.com, as well as on www.metalsymphonique.com from Friday to Sunday!
You can already listen to the song “Furytale” in the Media Player of Season of Mist’s Facebook page and watch the video on Season of Mist’s YouTube channel.
“Furytale” and its counterpart with French lyrics, “Se Taire”, can be downloaded as a 2-track digital single on iTunes and other legal download platforms. The limited, CD+DVD digipak edition of “Anachromie” is available on Season of Mist’s e-shop.
Dutch post black metallers DODECAHEDRON’s self-titled debut will be out on January 20th (January 24th in North America). Upon release date, the band will be streaming the complete album on their own website for a week. Check out www.ddchdrn.com from this Friday on!
You can already listen to opening track “Allfather” in the Media Player of Season of Mist’s Facebook page.
“Dodecahedron” is available for pre-order on Season of Mist’s e-shop as a CD digipak, which is limited to the first pressing and double gatefold hand-numbered LP with digital download card, limited to 250 copies.
This Thursday, January 19th, USA’s National Public Radio will be premiering DRUDKH’s song “When the Gods Leave Their Emerald Hails”, from forthcoming album “Eternal Turn of the Wheel”.
“When the Gods Leave Their Emerald Halls” witnesses Ukrainian Black Metal heroes musically returning to their dark roots. Taken from the album “Eternal Turn of the Wheel”, which represents the ancient pagan cycle of the seasons, this track portrays the blue skies and Ukraine’s golden fields being harvested. The wheel turns to the twilight of autumn and leaves wither from emerald green to fiery red and blazing yellow gold before crumbling to the black and brown of winter…
Check out NPR’s All Songs Considered this Thursday!
“Eternal Turn of the Wheel” will be available on February 24th (March 13th in North America), as CD digipak limited to first pressing and vinyl LP with download card. Both editions can be pre-ordered on Season of Mist’s e-shop.
On February 23rd, Finnish heroes GHOST BRIGADE will embark on a two-week European tour with ENSLAVED. Dates and places are as follows:
23 Feb 12 Köln (DE) Underground
24 Feb 12 Dordrecht (NL) Bibelot
25 Feb 12 Vosselaar (BE) Biebob
26 Feb 12 Enschede (NL) Atak
28 Feb 12 Berlin (DE) SO36
29 Feb 12 München (DE) Backstage
01 Mar 12 Stuttgart (DE) Röhre
02 Mar 12 Lyon (FR) CCO
03 Mar 12 Saint Nazaire (FR) VIP
04 Mar 12 Poitiers (FR) Confort Moderne
06 Mar 12 Paris (FR) Divan du Monde
On other news, “Clawmaster” (from GHOST BRIGADE’s latest album “Until Fear No Longer Defines Us”), was released last week for the Xbox 360 version of Rock Band 3. The song can be purchased from the in game music store on the Xbox 360 version of Rock Band 3, on the Xbox Live marketplace on the 360, or online. You can watch the game video on YouTube.
GHOST BRIGADE’s whole catalogue is available on Season of Mist’s e-shop.