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Black metal outfit Seth has announced a new spring European tour. The tour, which sees Seth play alongside technical death metal legends Pestilence, kicks off on April 24th in Drachten, The Netherlands, and will hit various European territories before ending on May 10th in Trier, Germany.
A full list of confirmed tour dates can be found below. Seth is touring in support of latest album "The Howling Spirit," released in June 2013 via Season Of Mist.
The once-defunct band became reactivated following the 2012 re-release of the acclaimed 1998 debut "Les Blessures de I'Ame." The new version is remastered and includes two bonus tracks and brand new artwork.
Regarding the new incarnation of the band, band leader Heimoth issued the following statement: “This is some exceptional moment for us as we are now officially back on the very same label that released our first album in 98’ and I guess this truly makes our recent comeback even more worthwhile. Both parts have taken different directions for more than 10 years but we are thrilled to unveil ‘The Howling Spirit’ together. I personally feel this is a significant step forward born from the special relationship the band and SOM have had through the years.” More...
Next spring, black metal outfit Seth will embark on a European tour with technical death metal outfit Pestilence, kicking off on April 24th in Drachten, The Netherlands and ending on May 10th in Trier, Germany. See all dates and venues below:
24 Apr 14 Drachten (NL) Iduna
25 Apr 14 Essen (DE) Turock
26 Apr 14 Aalen (DE) Rock It
27 Apr 14 Brescia (IT) Colony
28 Apr 14 Ljubljana (SI) Gala Hala
29 Apr 14 Zagreb (HR) Tvornika Kulture
30 Apr 14 Beograd (RS) Dom Omladine
01 May 14 Nitra (SK) Nova Pekaren
02 May 14 München (DE) Backstage
03 May 14 Dresden (DE) Skullcrusher
04 May 14 TBA (NL) TBA
05 May 14 Paris (FR) Glazart
06 May 14 Colmar (FR) Grillen
07 May 14 Nantes (FR) Ferrailleur
08 May 14 Matignicourt Goncourt (FR) Château de Goncourt (Lezard'Os Metal Fest)
09 May 14 Winterthur (CH) Gaswerk
10 May 14 Trier (DE) Exhaus More...
French black metal outfit Seth has checked in with the following announcement about shooting a new music video:
"We are going to shoot our very first official video clip this weekend. It will be shot indoors in a studio, Paris.
"The extract from The Howling Spirit is 'One Ear To The Earth, One Eye on Heaven.' You'll have exclusive pictures by next week. Stay in touch evil freaks. Many great news are coming....very shortly."
Seth's fifth full-length "The Howling Spirit" is hitting North American stores today. "The Howling Spirit" marks the triumphant return of this pioneering French black metal act after after an eight-year hiatus.
The new album is also available on Bandcamp and can be heard through the player below. The track listing is:
1. In Aching Agony
2. Killing My Eyes
3. One Ear to the Earth, One Eye on Heaven
4. Howling Prayers (Act I)
5. He Whose Heart Is Heavy with Sin
6. Ten Barrels (A Scourge for the World, a Plague for His Soul)
7. Scars Born from Bleeding Stars
8. Howling Prayers (Act II)
10. Dicing with Death More...
Today Seth unveils a second song from forthcoming album "The Howling Spirit." New track "One Ear to the Earth, One Eye on Heaven" can be heard in the player below or over at WingsofDeath.net.
Seth has posted a lyric video online for the track "Scars Born from Bleeding Stars," taken from upcoming album "The Howling Spirit," due out through Season of Mist on June 7th (June 11th in North America).
Check out the video clip below. Pre-orders for "The Howling Spirit" are available at this location.
France's Melted Space is proud to announce an EP release for 2013 entitled "Between." Check out the artwork below, created by Strychneen Studio.
Liv Kristine (Leaves' Eyes), Ashmedi (Melechesh), Black Messiah (Seth), El Worm (Wormfood) will appear on this EP, which the band states will include "symphonic, black, modern metal, and acoustic" sounds, and the story revolves around the Romulus and Remus legend. More...
Season of Mist has issued the following announcement about welcoming back Seth to the label's roster:
"The French black metallers' debut album 'Les Blessures de l’Ame’ (1998) was one of the label’s very first releases and it’s great to have the band back in the family. Seth's upcoming fifth album is entitled ‘The Howling Spirit’ and has been scheduled for release on June 7th (June 11th in North America)."
Band leader Heimoth issued the following statement: “This is some exceptional moment for us as we are now officially back on the very same label that released our first album in 98’ and I guess this truly makes our recent comeback even more worthwhile. Both parts have taken different directions for more than 10 years but we are thrilled to unveil ‘The Howling Spirit’ together. I personally feel this is a significant step forward born from the special relationship the band and SOM have had through the years.”
"Les Blessures de l’Ame" was re-released last year in a remastered edition including two bonus tracks and brand new artwork.