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Desert

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Latest Desert News

Below is our complete Desert news coverage, including columns and articles pertaining to the band. Some articles listed may be indirectly related, such as side projects of the band members, etc.

Desert Posts "Assassin's Fate" Lyric Video

Desert just released the new single "Assassin's Fate" in the form of a lyric video, which can be seen below.

"Assassin's Fate" comes off the "Never Regret" album, due to drop on March 30th, 2015 via Raven Music. The track listing is as follows:

1. Chasing The Pray
2. Assassin’s Fate
3. Son Of A Star (feat. Alex Zvulun)
4. The Wolf’s Attack
5. Never Regret
6. The Road To You (feat. Infy Snow and Alex Zvulun)
7. 1812 (feat. Ralf Scheepers)
8. Flying Dutchman (feat. Merry Ann Genin)
9. Final Journey
10. Imperial Eagle
11. Invincible More...

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Desert Reveals New Album Details

Desert's new record is titled "Never Regret" and will be released worldwide on March 30th, 2015 via Raven Music. Pre-orders can be found at this location.

Following the success of Desert's previous record "Star Of Delusive Hopes," new album "Never Regret" was recorded, mixed, and mastered at A.G. Studio in Tel-Aviv, Israel with producer Alex Zvulun. The artwork was handled by Brazilian artist Jobert Mello of SledgeHammer Graphix and the album features the following lineup of guest musicains:

Ralf Scheepers (Primal Fear, ex-Gamma Ray) - lead vocals
Infy Snow - female lead vocals
Alex Zvulun (The Fading) - lead guitars
Merry Ann Genin- violin

Desert's lead singer Alexei Raymar comments: “I'm really thrilled about finally being able to present to all of you the final result of our 2 years intensive work! 'Never Regret' includes 11 tracks, and expanding on the musical direction of our previous record - 11 great, dark, heavy and epic masterpieces will show off all our ideas, creativity and passion along with more skills, maturity and a solid concept.

"Tearing and screaming guitars, bombastic choruses, epic keyboards and even cinematic elements – that’s 'Never Regret' sounds like. Lyrically, the album continues to explore the themes of courage, struggle for freedom and justice, depicts dramatic stories based on real and fictional heroes. Use your imagination and prepare yourself for the experience you've never heard before from DESERT!!!”

1. Chasing The Pray
2. Assassin’s Fate
3. Son Of A Star (feat. Alex Zvulun)
4. The Wolf’s Attack
5. Never Regret
6. The Road To You (feat. Infy Snow and Alex Zvulun)
7. 1812 (feat. Ralf Scheepers)
8. Flying Dutchman (feat. Merry Ann Genin)
9. Final Journey
10. Imperial Eagle
11. Invincible More...

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Desert Posts Studio Video

Israeli outfit Desert has issued the following announcement about releasing a new album studio diary:

"Horns up, Warriors! After a long break from the last chapter of our video blog from the studio sessions for our upcoming album - here is the new one for you. Guitar recordings at A.G. Studio.

"We (Sergei and Max) had a great time there and did outstanding job on our guitar recordings. Enjoy and be sure that the next chapter will come very soon! Stay tuned." More...

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Desert Taps Ralf Scheepers For New Album

Israel's Desert has checked in with the following announcement about bringing on a guest musician for an upcoming album:

"Horns up, Warriors! Now we can officially confirm, that one of the special guests on our upcoming album will be the one and only - Mr. Ralf Scheepers! The legendary voice of Primal Fear, Gamma Ray and Tyran' Pace.

"Ralf kindly agreed to contribute his voice to one of the songs on our new record. We are still excited, that one of the best metal singers in the world, who's voice built our musical taste something like for 20 years, had sang one of the most killing and powerful songs we ever wrote!

"We have no patience to show you the results of this collaboration! Stay tuned for more breaking news."

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Desert Posts Studio Video

Israeli dark epic metallers Desert have checked in with the first part of their studio diary for an upcoming album. Check out the video below featuring drum recordings in Tel Aviv. The band comments:

"Here is coming the first part of the studio diary, where you can see Assaf Markowitz, making an outstanding job, on drums recording for our upcoming album. Enjoy and to be continued!"

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Desert Gearing Up To Record New Album

Desert has issued the following announcement about gearing up to record a new full-length album:

"Horns up, Desert Warriors! After 4 months of intensive work in the studio, with the producer Erez Yohanan, we can proudly say, that the writing process of the material for the upcoming Desert album is done!

"From all the written stuff we choosed 10 absolutely killing tracks, and honestly we can say, that we are proud off the results!

"Desert warriors - we prepared a really great present for all of you, who supported us through this years! You will hear kind of songs that we never used to play before and even one really epic almost 9 minutes track (the longest and most expressive song we ever made).

"Right now we are finishing the work on lyrics and some vocal parts, so it's planned to enter the studio at the end of October and to record the next Desert album. So keep your fingers crossed for us and stay tuned for the news from the studio!"

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Desert Performance Footage Available

Fan filmed video footage has been posted online, courtesy of YouTube user "danidind," of Desert perfoming live with Joakim Brodén (Sabaton) in Israel. The show took place last Thursday, August 30th on the Reading 3 in Tel Aviv, Israel, and the clipcan be seen below.

Israel's Desert has also begun work on a next studio album. For the release, the band is collaborating with Erez Yohanan, who will act as a producer of the entire album. Erez is klnown on the metal scene as the mastermind behind Amaseffer and has also worked with bands such as Orphaned Land and others

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Desert Parts Ways With Record Label

Israeli power metal band Desert has issued the following announcement about splitting with Sleaszy Rider Records:

"Desert's way had many unexpected turns and we sure had to make some tough decisions on our way, over the last 10 years.

"Splitting paths is never easy! Nevertheless, we are announcing that Desert has decided to depart from it's record label, Sleaszy Rider Records. This was a decision taken by the band, and all six of us agreed on it.

"Desert released it's debut album, Star of Delusive Hopes, through Sleaszy Rider Records, in January 2011, and it's been a great period for us, many awesome shows played, many great friends made, both in Israel and abroad! More...

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