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Below is our complete Vassafor 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.
Today, mind-bending black/death cult Vassafor premieres the new track "Son of the Moon" online. Give it a listen at Pitchfork.com here.
The track - a cover of Greek black metal band Varathron - hails from the band's forthcoming split vinyl LP with Sinistrous Diabolus, set for international release on June 16th via Iron Bonehead Productions. The track listing is as follows:
A1. Vassafor - Ossuary in Darkness
A2. Vassafor - Son of the Moon
B1. Sinistrous Diabolus - Aeon Tenebris - Aeo Lacrimis More...
Dark Descent Records, in association with Parasitic Records and Ash St. PDX, has announced a two-day showcase festival taking place on October 4th and 5th at the Ash St. Saloon in Portland, OR. The line-up, much like the label's roster, is comprised of some of the best today's underground death metal scene has to offer. Tickets details are available at this location.
For updates and details, visit the Facebook Event Page. Check out streams and live footage of all nine many of the acts slated to play, courtesy of Decibel Magazine, at this location. Updates are available on the facebook event page as well.
Dark Descent Records Showcase lineup:
The dense black metal/sludge assault of the recent Vassafor album "Obsidian Codex" is represented in a substantial stream over on soundcloud. The band is streaming all 24 minutes of side C, "Nemesis," from the release. This double album is the official debut of the New Zealand band, after years of several minor releases. Vassafor has also posted other tracks from "Obsidian Codex" over on YouTube.