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Cruz Del Sur Music is giving vinyl treatment to the debut full-length from acclaimed Swedish doomsters Void Moon. The gatefold vinyl edition, which features an unreleased track exclusive to this release, will be available this Spring. The digital release of the debut, "On the Blackest of Nights," is streaming over on the Cruz Del Sur bandcamp page, or below in the player.
Void Moon was formed in early 2009 by bassist Peter Svensson and vocalist/guitarist Jonas Gustavsson, along with drummer Thomas Hedlund. The work on the first demo began in the end of 2009, with the recording finished and mixed during the spring 2010. In October 2010 four of these tracks were released as the "Through the Gateway" 7" EP on the German label Metalbound Records.
Following the release Erika Wallberg joined the band as lead guitarist. In April 2011, a second demo was released, entitled "The Mourning Son." The band made its debut gig in Malmö on the 14th of April and played in Gothenburg the week after supporting Pagan Rites. In November 2011 Void Moon played at the renowned Malta Doom Metal Fest.
Void Moon has revealed "Hammer of Eden," the first song off its debut album, "On the Blackest of Nights." That track can be streamed on Cruz Del Sur Music's bandcamp page, complete with lyrics. Void Moon's bass player Peter Svensson explains why "Hammer of Eden" was chosen as the opening track of the album: "It's the most direct and headbanging- friendly song on the album. An up-tempo song with a very heavy chorus to create the feeling of a massive hammer crushing the Earth."
On the Blackest of Nights will be released worldwide by Cruz Del Sur Music on the 2nd of November in Europe and 6th of November in USA. An official release party for On the Blackest of Nights will take place in Malta at V-Gen, Saint Julian, to coincide with the Malta Doom Metal Festival 2012.
Swedish epic doom metal band Void Moon is currently putting the finishing touches on the band's debut full length album "On the Blackest of Nights" at Night Wind Studios in Malmö, Sweden. The album is scheduled for release through Cruz Del Sur Music on November 2nd 2012 in Europe and on the November 6, 2012 in the United States on a limited digipack CD, vinyl, regular CD and digital formats.
Void Moon was formed in early 2009 by bassist Peter Svensson and vocalist/guitarist Jonas Gustavsson along with drummer Thomas Hedlund. The first demo was released during the spring 2010, later released as a 4-track 7’’ EP entitled “Through the Gateway” 7” EP by the German label Metalbound Records. Following the release, Erika Wallberg joined the band as lead guitarist and in April 2011, a second demo was released, entitled “The Mourning Son”.
Void Moon draws inspiration from Black Sabbath, Candlemass, Solitude Aeturnus and contemporary bands like Hammers of Misfortune and Grand Magus. The songs are written in the early doom vein and the lyrical themes surround Crowley’s teachings, horror stories, death and philosophy. More...