Head of the Demon
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Black Metal outfit Head Of The Demon premieres a new song entitled "Armilus Rides... Again!", taken from the upcoming second full-length "Sathanas Trismigestos", which will be out in stores June 24 via Invictus in Europe and The Ajna Offensive in the US.
Check out now "Armilus Rides... Again!" below.
Head of the Demon will release "Sathanas Transmigestos" via The Ajna Offensive / Invictus Productions this coming June 24th, 2016. Album artwork can be seen below, and the following press release was also issued:
"The new album, 'Sathanas Trismegistos,' is built on the same principles as the first album - originality of sound and clarity of vision. This second album is a logical evolution to the self-titled album of 2012.
"Entrenched in heavy metal of the various occult shades, this album very much resembles the beliefs expressed - a solid foundation upon which the vibrations are built and the poetic approach of less is more. The panorama is wide open and the pillars are easily distinguishable outside of the field of vision. Truths lay wide open and in plain view for those who which to reflect and partake."
1. Nox, Est, Lux
2. Armilus Rides... Again!
3. Sathanas Trismegistos
4. Zurvan's Ordeal
6. L.L.L More...
The second album from Swedish outfit Head of the Demon will be entitled "Sathanas Trismegistos" and is due for for release The Ajna Offensive in the U.S. and Invictus in Europe.
A finalized release date will follow in a near future, and today the front cover for the second album comes online. Stay tuned for full details coming soon on the follow-up to 2012's self-titled "Head Of The Demon."
MSN Entertainment has premiered the first track off Head of the Demon's self-titled debut album, released yesterday by The Ajna Offensive. Check out "Phantasmagoria" right here or in the player below.
A mysterious Swedish entity comprising nameless members from known bands, Head of the Demon's debut is a sepulchral, doom-laden slab of occult black/death metal that's Lovecraftian in intent and aims for the abyss. More...
The Ajna Offensive has announced January 22nd as the international release date for Head of the Demon's self-titled debut album. The following press release was issued about the upcoming album:
"A mysterious Swedish entity comprising nameless members from known bands, Head of the Demon's 'Head of the Demon' is a sepulchral, doom-laden slab of occult black/death metal that's Lovecraftian in intent and aims for the abyss.
"H.P. Lovecraft is an inexhaustible source of inspiration for those who play metal, and tributes to the great visionary of Providence have been countless. Head of the Demon are ones who have seen the faces of the Great Old Ones, yet all but eschew the usual clichés based upon tentacles and unspeakable horrors. Their occult black/death metal is hypnotic and honed, played mainly on the rawness of riffs and chants that are repeated cyclically.
"Psychedelic vertigo is assured, and with it the stimulation of perceptions that open windows to mysterious parallel dimensions. The voice sounds like that of Tom Warrior mentally dissociated under acid, while the guitars constantly seek ways of expressive, original, yet oblique metal without foresaking metal altogether. The long ramblings of 'Phantasmagoria' and 'They Lie In Wait - Riding The Waste' creep ominously between proto-doom Black Sabbath-ian realms and the atmosphere of Mortuary Drape’s cenotaph, never fully enjoying one or the other. More...