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Dark Arena has launched a new website at this location, which includes free songs for download as well as links to buy physical releases from the band. The band also commented on working on a new album:
"We are currently in the studio finishing up the new CD as soon as Juan completes the vocals I will be posting a complete track listing for the new CD. Right now I can tell you a few of the for sure song titles in no particular order 'The last temptation,' 'Sever,' 'Pretenders to the thrown,' 'Father evil,' 'Lost in shadow land,' and 'Mountains in the sky.'
"The only thing I will say right now is it will be a limited run double CD. Disk 1 being all NEW songs and Disk 2 being all the songs that DID NOT make the other CDs along with some newly recorded cover songs. 2 of the cover songs have already been released on our YouTube page here. They are 'Sails of Charon' by the Scorpions and 'Lack of Comprehension' by Death. We also did a cover of 'Red sharks' by Crimson Glory but you will have to wait till the CD comes out to check that one out."
Cleveland, Ohio's Dark Arena has checked in with the following brief announcement about recording new material for an upcoming release: "Going into the studio to begin tracking the new Dark Arena Release today... can't wait to have some new music posted on myspace!" You can also check out the band's music via the Dark Arena MySpace page.
Ohio metallers Dark Arena have posted two live video clips online for two unreleased tracks. The video clips for "Father Evil" and "The Last Temptation" can be viewed below.
Ohio metallers Dark Arena have announced their upcoming album will be titled "Flowingblack." The cover artwork for the album can be viewed at this location. The "Flowingblack" track listing is as follows:
1. Sector 7
2. Eclipse of the Sun
3. 9 Days Below
4. Dark Crusade
5. The Holy Grail
6. Pax Et Bello
7. The Offering
8. Dirty Bomb
9. Another Day Gone By
10. Blind Leading the Blind
11. Flowing Black
Dark Arena has issued the following announcement about finishing their new album "Flowingblack:"
"After many trials and tribulations the sophomore release from Dark Arena is finally complete. Flowingblack containing 11 tracks of dark power-metal will be available to the public in late October. New line-up: Juan Ricardo (Vocals), Paul Konjicija (Guitars), Chris Stolle (Drums), Ryan Tyndal (Bass), Ron George (Keys), and Allan Marcus (Guitars)."
Cleveland's Dark Arena has issued the following statement about parting ways with their guitarist:
"Due to family and work obligations Dale Robertson is no longer a member of the band. His work with the band will be missed, but the new material features his brilliance. So fans rejoice in hearing his playing on the next 2 Dark Arena releases!!"
Dark Arena's debut disc, titled Alien Factor will be released on May 26th at the Great Lakes Metal Fest at the Cleveland Agora in Cleveland, OH. Dark Arena is vocalist Juan Ricardo (Attaxe, Ritual), guitarists "Tall" Paul Konjicija (Antithesis, Ritual) and Dale Robertson (Roadie's Nightmare), keyboardist Rhiannon Wisniewski (Somnus), drummer Chris Stolle (Somnus), and bassist Brian Glodde (Antithesis, Rick Renstrom).
Here is the track listing for "Alien Factor": More...