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Finnish outfit Saturnian Mist has inked a deal with Candlelight Records, and the label issued the following statement:
"The band was originally founded by vocalist fra. Zetekh and guitarist fra. Chaoswind in Kuopio, Eastern Finland. They worked together in the beginning with only the help of local session musicians which produced releases like 'Self-titled Demo' (2008) and 'Repellings EP' (2009) with some other minor works and appearances on the underground scene.
"Saturnian Mist was established with the cabalistic idea of esoteric cults when adjusted into musical and artistic approaches, as based upon the ideas of fra. Zetekh which was to combine the occult together with musical expression. The influence of the occult and mysticism has explicitly defined the band's working ever since and has strengthened during the years into a fierce musical artillery that is imbued with varying influences from different areas of heavy metal.
"The 'Self-titled Demo' was released in February 2008 via French cult label Drakkar Productions which was known for introducing bands like Mütiilation, Watain and Deathspell Omega to the world. From the demo, the sound of Saturnian Mist evolved from a traditional Finnish black metal sound more toward harsh and straightforward black metal, of which full the embodiment was the 'Repellings EP.'
"Live shows started officially in 2009 with great success at the infamous Sathanas In Gloriam Festivals in Rotterdam, Netherlands and Black Sunrise Festivals in St. Petersburg, Russia. Saturnian Mist became quickly known with their energetic and powerful appearances that combined primordial rage together with devotional, even religious-like, ecstasy. During this time the band was still searching for an established line-up and the line-up changes in the first years of Saturnian Mist were common, but when fra. Ptahaz joined the collective in 2009 he became quickly an invariable part of Saturnian Mist and has remained so to this day. More...