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Long-running Wichita, Kansas-based "epic metal" band MANILLA ROAD has inked a deal with Italy's My Graveyard Productions. The group is currently putting the finishing touches on its new album, entitled "Voyager", for a tentative 2008 release. More details will be made available soon.
MANILLA ROAD's last CD, "Gates of Fire", came out in 2005. More...
SOLEMNITY: New EP To Feature MANILLA ROAD, CIRITH UNGOL Covers - Nov. 7, 2005
Germany's SOLEMNITY will be issuing a new EP, "Another Bloody Sabbath", in April 2006. The track listing for the CD is as follows:
01. Hache De Guerre (w/ French lyrics)
02. Mystification (MANILLA ROAD cover)
03. What Does It Take (CIRITH UNGOL cover)
04. Dreamtime (instrumental)
05. Mephisto (live version)
A strictly limited edition vinyl picture dics will also be made available.
SOLEMNITY's cover of CIRITH UNGOL's "What Does It Take" will also be included on the first "official" tribute to CIRITH UNGOL, entitled "One Foot in Fire" (Solemnity Music). The album is tentatively scheduled to be released in January/February2006 on regular CD and a special limited 12-inch picture vinyl edition with inlay. More information is available at this location.
SOLEMNITY's third album, "Shockwave of Steel", was released earlier in the year.
Veteran metallers MANILLA ROAD have inked a deal with Greece's Black Lotus Records. The group's new album will be recorded early next year for a late 2006 release.
Commented guitarist/vocalist Mark Shelton: "MANILLA ROAD is highly honoured to join with the groundbreaking label Black Lotus. We are very excited about this partnership and are sure that only great epic things shall come about because of this union. With the outstanding business expertise of the Black Lotus staff at the helm combined with the best line-up that MANILLA ROAD has ever been blessed with and the ever faithful support of the best fans in the world we shall raise the banners high and bring forth true epic metal thunder with our next album. It is a huge honour to have such a great label behind us."