USURPRESS New track 'The Iron Gates Will Melt' unveiled

USURPRESS album2018

Prog-influenced Swedish death metallers USURPESS unveil a new song titled 'The Iron Gates Will Melt'. The track comes from the band's fourth studio album 'Interregnum', set to be released on February 23rd in Europe and April 27th in North America on Agonia Records.

 

Listen to the song below:

 

 

This time, core members Stefan Pettersson (vocals, lyrics), Påhl Sundström (guitars, music) and Daniel Ekeroth (bass, music) are joined by jazz-fusion drummer Stefan Hildman and ambient/trance keyboardist Erik Sundström, and the outcome astounded even the band itself. 'Interregnum' can be described as 'an unholy mix between Camel and Bolt Thrower, that somehow works flawlessly', so be prepared for something quite out of the ordinary. And out of this world.

 

The album was recorded and mixed in the world-renowned studio Dugout Productions (Soilwork, Behemoth, In Flames, Dark Funeral, etc.) in the band’s hometown of Uppsala, Sweden.

 

USURPRESS have made the following statement about the new album: 'This time we wanted to challenge the establish dogmas and indeed our own predetermined ideas of what makes death metal sound like death metal. We have taken notes from the history of heavy guitar driven music before the times of death metal, in fact; before the times of heavy metal. We have taken inspiration from the hard rock and prog rock movements of the early seventies and put a heavy death twist on it. For those who feel like retching at the sound of this; we can assure you that this is by all means a death metal album and not some silly retro 70-ties throwback 5 years too late for the trend. It’s simply Usurpress but slower, heavier and way more complex.'

 

USURPRESS album2018

 

Tracklist:


1. A Place in the Pantheon
2. Interregnum
3. In Books Without Pages
4. Late in the 11:th Hour
5. Ships of Black Glass (I: Shards, II: Black Echo)
6. The Iron Gates Are Melting
7. The Vagrant Harlot

 

Album formats:
- Digipack CD
- Black LP
- Gold LP (limit. to 125 copies)
- Digital
- T-shirt

 

Pre-order 'Interregnum':
CD/LP/TS:
http://agoniarecords.com/usurpress
Digital:
https://agoniarecords.bandcamp.com/album/interregnum

 

Check also USURPRESS - In Books Without Pages (Official Track Stream):

 

 

 


Write a comment...

Latest reviews

85 Even Knudsen

COGNITIVE Matricide

Cognitive's 2016 album 'Deformity' was frequently played at my home around it's release, and now…
116 Even Knudsen

GRAVESPELL Frostcrown

San Diego, California based Gravespell are back with their sophomore album to follow up their 2013…
146 Even Knudsen

DYSMORPHIC An Illusive Progress

French tech death metallers Dysmorphic are back with the follow up to their ambitous 2013 debut 'A…
137 Even Knudsen

CORPSESSED Impetus Of Death

'Impetus Of Death' is the title of second full length album from Finnish death metal act…
268 Even Knudsen

BUFIHIMAT I

First thing first, I've never heard of Russian act Bufihimat before and the only reason I decided…
211 Even Knudsen

PSYCROPTIC As The Kingdom Drownes

Founded by brothers Joe and David Haley back in 1999, Tasmanian technical death metal veterans…

CONTENT

News

Interviews

Concerts

Articles

REVIEWS

Album

Dvd

ABOUT US

Contact

The Staff

Playlist Edvardsen

Playlist Even Knudsen

Partners

Contact us

 

Follow Us:

facebook 32 twitter 32 google plus 32

 Email:

  Mail

Photos, articles and comments are owned by the poster.

 

Arcticmetal.no are not responsible for user content.

 

Copyright © 2018. ArcticMetal.no.

 

Online since 1999.

 

Log in

Login to your account

Username *
Password *
Remember Me
0
Shares