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Below is our complete Thrawsunblat 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.

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Reader Poll: Vote Your Best Metal Album

Update: the staff awards are now here! Check 'em out and see who won at this location.

Our year-end awards for 2016 are nearly here as the staff just wrapped up our internal voting on the best album, performance, DVD, and metal newcomer of the year, along with a vote on our most anticipated album coming in 2017.

While awaiting our official awards ceremony later this week, we want to know: what was YOUR favorite metal album that came out this year? Cast your vote below!

In the poll we've listed out every single album that was nominated by our staff this year, but if you thought some other album should be #1 instead that's perfectly fine - just hit "Other" and type in your nominee.

Wondering why we have so many nominees? Each of our staff members nominates five albums, and we reach our winner by consensus of the album that gets the most votes, resulting in a well-rounded winner who was appreciated by a larger group of metal heads rather than just by people who prefer one sub-genre.

Since you can see who we nominated, we'd also like to know: who do you think was our ultimate winner in all the nominees? More...

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Thrawsunblat Streaming Full Album

Thrawsunblat's "Metachthonia" album officially drops tomorrow - June 17th - and today all the songs have made their way online for advance streaming. Listen in below, and you can also order your own copy of the album here. The full track listing is as follows:

1. Fires That Light the Earth
2. She Who Names the Stars
3. Dead of Winter
4. Hypochthonic Remnants
5. Rivers of Underthought
6. In Mist We Walk More...

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Thrawsunblat Releasing New Album

Canadian outfit Thrawsunblat today reveals the artwork for upcoming album "Metachthonia," which can be seen below.

"Metachthonia" follows two EP releases and previous full-length "Wanderer on the Continent of Saplings" from 2013. The new album's track listing is:

1. Fires That Light the Earth
2. She Who Names The Stars
3. Dead Of Winter
4. Hypochthonic Remnants
5. Rivers Of Underthought
6. In Mist We Walk More...

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Thrawsunblat Posts "Writing Jam" From New Album

Thrawsunblat is currently working on their third album, tentatively titled "Thrawsunblat III." As a preview/teaser for what they're working on, the band has posted a piano/vocal jam from the middle section of the album's first track, which you listen to below.

The bands posted a tongue-in-cheek disclaimer: "This a writing jam. The album version of this will likely end up entirely as blastbeats and soaring guitars."

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Thrawsunblat Releases 8-Bit EP

Thrawsunblat has released the "Thrawsunbit" EP, which features 8-bit renditions of four tracks from the band's "Wanderer On The Continent Of Saplings" album. Check it out below, and the track listing is as follows:

1. Once Fireveined (8-bit) 05:32
2. Bones in the Undertow (8-bit) 05:00
3. Maritime Shores (8-bit) 03:22
4. Wanderer on the Continent of Saplings (8-bit) 05:19

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Thrawsunblat Releases New Acoustic EP

Thrawsunblat, the band featuring members of Woods of Ypres, has released an acoustic EP via the group's bandcamp page. "Vast Arboreal Sky" is a 3-song acoustic EP featuring raw and re-arranged versions of songs from Thrawsunblat's "Canada 2010."

The band commented, "What happens when you take three cold, raw, folkened black metal songs, and set them to acoustic guitars? Well, THIS. Three tracks from Canada 2010 revisited in a woodsy, arboreal soundscape."

Check out these three tracks below:

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Thrawsunblat Announces Acoustic EP

As the follow-up to "Wanderer On The Continent Of Saplings" (reviewed here), Canadian folk metal outfit Thrawsunblat will be releasing a 3 song acoustic EP.

The "Vast Arboreal Sky" EP will feature raw and rearranged versions of "Vastland," "She Arboreal," and "Black Sky." The tracks will be released via the Thrawsunblat Bandcamp profile. More...

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