MORTEM - Ravnsvart (CD)

PEACEVILLE


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Date of release: Sep 27 2019


MORTEM - Ravnsvart (CD)

THE FIRST NEW STUDIO ALBUM FROM THE NEWLY REFORMED NORWEGIAN BLACK METAL LEGENDS.
COMPRISING MEMBERS OF ARCTURUS, THORNS, MAYHEM & 1349

Before Arcturus there was Mortem. Bringing together members of Arcturus, Mayhem, Thorns, & 1349 for a masterwork of eerie black metal, Peaceville proudly presents the brand-new debut studio album of the newly reformed Norwegian legends.

When one looks back at the bloodstained history of black metal, the names are as familiar as those of old friends - Mayhem, Burzum, Darkthrone. But in the shadows lurked another prime purveyor of northern darkness. Formed by Marius Vold & Steinar Sverd Johnsen in 1989, Mortem was one of the first black metal bands to crawl out of the woodwork in Norway, releasing the highly coveted and brutal ?Slow Death? demo, with Euronymous & Dead of Mayhem acting as producer and cover artist respectively. After the release of ?Slow Death?, the band was laid to rest with members going on to form and feature in acclaimed titans such as Arcturus and Thorns, both of which would become mainstays in the black metal scene and beyond.

In a moment of nostalgia & a desire for something more brutal beyond the current vessel of Arcturus, the corpse of Mortem was revived, & the unholy duo of Marius & Steinar joined forces once more. And so, the long-awaited album, titled 'Ravnsvart', possesses the same raw brutality & spirit as the original incarnation, plus fresh elements are uniquely woven into the fabric of the early sounds of Scandinavian black metal, & crafted into a masterpiece of sinister horror. Joining the duo is Hellhammer from the legendary Mayhem on drums, plus Tor Stavenes of 1349/Svart Lotus on bass.

This CD edition of 'Ravnsvart' is presented in jewel case packaging complete with a 12-page booklet.


Tracklisting:
1.Ravnsvart (06:34)
2.Sjelestjeler (05:11)
3.Blood Horizon (03:57)
4.M Rkets Monolitter (04:44)
5.Truly Damned (05:59)
6.Demon Shadow (06:13)
7.Port Darkness (07:03)
8.The Core (05:50)

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MORTEM - Ravnsvart (CD)
Cat No: CDVILEF815
Barcode: 801056881526
Packaging: CD (0.1 g)

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