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Theatrical black / heavy metallers Root have teamed up with the magazines listed below to premiere a new song "Moment Of Fright", taken from their upcoming album "Kärgeräs - Return From Oblivion". The new album is set to be released on November 25th via Agonia Records. Listen to the song at:
Decibel Magazine (US) - http://tinyurl.com/kargerasus
Terrorizer Magazine (UK) - http://tinyurl.com/kargerasuk
Metal Hammer Magazine (DE) - http://tinyurl.com/kargerasde
Metal Hammer Magazine (NO) - http://tinyurl.com/kargerasno
Friedhof Magazine (ES) - http://tinyurl.com/kargerases
Root is one of the original pre-second-wave black metal bands formed in 1987 by iconic vocalist Jiri 'Big Boss' Valter. In contrast to Bathory and Venom, ROOT took the black metal genre in a more refined direction, featuring Big Boss' characteristic clean vocals, dark sound and an epic approach altogether. Nowadays, ROOT is often recognized as an epic heavy/black metal act, or as the band simply puts it - a dark metal band.
The new album, "Kärgeräs - Return From Oblivion", will be different from their 2011's offering, "Heritage Of Satan", says the band:
"As always in our history as a band, we aim to deliver a unique album, something that will stand out and shine its own light in our discography. Expect dark metal at its best, along with some surprising elements. We've recorded one fully acoustic song and one entirely instrumental. Overall, the album will include ten new tracks that will differ from our previous records".
"Kärgeräs - Return From Oblivion" will be Root's tenth full-length album. Lyrically, it will be a concept album, and looked at from that perspective, it'll continue the story begun by their 1996 release under a similar yet shorter title, "Kärgeräs", that presents a tale of a proud nation.
The album artwork (available above) was hand-painted by Thomas Bruno. The painting started off as a portrait at first, but after the band's decision to use it as cover, the mystical tree, ravens and other elemnts where added. Recroding, mixing and mastering took place at Shaark Studio in South Moravia. Big Boss produced the album.
- Digipack CD with 28 pages booklet
- Black LP
- Red LP with A2 poster*
- Transparent red/black splatter LP with A2 poster and patch**
- T-shirt (2 versions)
*handnumbered & limited to 222 copies
**handnumbered & limited to 100 copies
Pre-orders: PHYSICAL / DIGITAL.
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