'Amorphis: The Official Story of Finland's Greatest Metal Band' now available in English for the first time! via decibel books; pre-order now
Decibel Books is proud to announce the publication of Amorphis: The Official Story of Finland's Greatest Metal Band, a fully authorized biography of the Finnish metal institution. Packed with tons of rare and never-before-seen photos, as well as a 16-page colour section, the 360-page hardcover is exclusively available for pre-order in North America via decibelmagazine.com: https://store.decibelmagazine.com/products/amorphis-the-official-story-of-finlands-greatest-metal-band. Copies are expected to ship in early 2023.
For a teaser of Amorphis: The Official Story of Finland's Greatest Metal Band, please visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d4Vl8S48t00
Finally granted a proper English translation, Amorphis: The Official Story of Finland's Greatest Metal Band, expertly charts the group from their preteen/pre-Amorphis era to their rise as Finland's most essential death metal band, through their bold integration of doom, folk and progressive rock on metallic milestones like Tales from the Thousand Lakes, Elegy and Circle.
Author Markus Laakso paints an engaging portrait of the rapid ascent, creative and commercial failures, and triumphant rebirth of Amorphis through in-depth interviews with every current and former member of the band, as well as their countless collaborators from throughout the group's incorporable career. From their earliest days as part of the late '80s/early '90s underground tape-trading scene, through their current position as internationally lauded extreme metal icons, the members of Finland's Amorphis comprise an essential chapter in the last three decades of heavy metal history.
The Making Of: Omens, a short film documenting the recording of Lamb Of God's forthcoming album will premiere with a live stream event on October 6 beginning at 5pm PT / 8pm ET and will be available to watch on-demand throughout the month of October at http://watch.lamb-of-god.com.
Lamb Of God will also host a screening of The Making Of: Omens at Brain Dead Studios in Los Angeles on Thursday, October 6. Join the band for a live, brief introduction and Q&A followed by a screening of the documentary and signing with the band.
"In February 2022, we entered Henson Studios in Los Angeles, CA to begin recording our 9th studio album, what would become Omens. We recorded this record the old-fashioned way... with five of us, in a room together, playing music. We filmed the entire process." - Lamb Of God
The documentary will include four full song performances recorded in the live room at Henson Studios: 'Nevermore', 'Omens', 'Vanishing' and 'Gomorrah'."
Standalone live stream and video-on-demand tickets on-sale now at http://watch.lamb-of-god.com
Watch The Making Of: Omens Teaser: https://youtu.be/QW_kMjo86LM
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