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Update: the album stream is no longer available, but you can hear music from the band at Facebook here.
Following in the grand tradition of Tolkien-inspired metal comes Ringbearer, the solo project of Vultyrous from Funeral Fornication and Archspire.
Ringbearer will be releasing new album "The Way Is Shut" via Tridroid Records in December, 2013. But while the release is still weeks away, you don't have to wait any longer to hear "The Way Is Shut," as today we are pleased to bring you a full stream of the entire album.
While Vultyrous is primarily known for his work in both death and black metal, Ringbearer is an altogether different beast. Ringbearer is lush and atmospheric, while still having black metal undertones at times.
Give the full album a listen below, and let us know what you think in the comments section. You can also read a brief interview with Vultyrous conducted by Tridoid Records about the album at this location. For more info on Ringbearer, head over to the project's Facebook profile here.
Ringbearer, the fantasy themed dark ambient project from Vultyrous of Funeral Fornication, will be releasing "The Way is Shut" via Tridoid Records in December.
Tomorrow we will be bringing you a full stream of the album, but in the mean time you can check out excerpts from an interview Tridoid Records conducted with Vultyrous below.
Tridoid: Most people who are familiar with you and your music know you for your heavier stuff (In particular Archspire). So, how did it come about that you started up an ambient project like Ringbearer?
Ringbearer was a project I started years ago out of a love for dark ambient music. Some find that odd as I am mainly know as a death metal guy, but I have a very broad range of musical tastes. Ringbearer's inception began, inspired by the music of Uruk-Hai, Summoning, (early) Mortiis, Midnight Syndicate, Le'Rue Delashay, Blakagir, even Lord Wind, save for the politics in that band.
Tridoid: How long have you been doing Ringbearer for and how many releases do you currently have? More...