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Morker

Formed: 2004
From: Orebro, Sweden
Last Known Status: Active

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Morker Announces EP Release

Sweden's Morker has checked in with the following update about releasing a new EP instead of a full-length album:

"There has been a drastic change of plans. Instead of releasing the full-length album that was planned from the beginning, we will release a 7" EP with 2 songs called Ensamhet, with Jani on drums.

"For the full-length album we will have to find another drummer, but that won't be a problem since we are working on that as we speak.

"This EP will be limited to 250 copies. More info about this release later. B-side is exclusive for this EP and won't be released anywhere else.

"We have started the recordings a while back. Drums, guitars, and bass has been recorded for the A-side, keys/piano and vocals left. B-side was recorded earlier this year."

You can also check out Morker's music by heading over to the band's MySpace page here.

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Morker Entering The Studio

Swedish act Morker has issued the following announcement about entering the recording studio:

"Hi there. Long time since the last update, far too long unfortunately... We apologize for that! We know that many of you are wondering what the hell is going on.

"Well, nothing has really happened since the last update in March, because of some personal issues. But now we are back on track again with full force. As mentioned in the last update, 3 acoustic songs has been recorded earlier this year, and now there is only keyboard and piano left to record for those songs.

"Tomorrow is the day that we all have been waiting for, we will finally enter Aurora Studios again to finish the 3 songs.

"We have also set a date for the drum recordings, which will be 10-11th of November. As soon as the drums are ready, we will start with guitars and bass. Our plan is that we will have everything recorded, except for the vocals, by the end of 2012.

"The yet untitled album will contain a total 10 songs. This is all the information we can give you right now, since we don't have any song titles or anything else ready. When the tracklist, cover art etc. is done, it will be posted here!

"That's all for now. Next update won't take 6 months, that's a promise!"

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Mörker Gearing Up To Enter The Studio

Sweden's Mörker, which recruited a new drummer last month, has now checked in with the following announcement about gearing up to enter the studio:

"Entering studio next weekend! 8 songs are ready for the new album, and in the coming days we'll complete a few more... Dunno yet how many will end up on the record. Time will tell. Next weekend we'll start recording. Finally!"

In the mean time, you can listen to Mörker's music by navigating to the band's MySpace page.

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Mörker Recruits New Drummer

Swedish black metal horde Mörker has checked in with the following announcement about recruiting a new drummer:

"New drummer found! An old friend of ours, Jani Niemelä, will handle the drums on our upcoming album, which we will start recording in March. More about that later. Meanwhile, check out Jani's main band, Evil-Lÿn at this location."

Further details on Mörker's upcoming new release will be announced as they are made available. You can also check out the band's music via MySpace.

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Morker Issues New Album Update

Swedish black metal horde Morker has issued the following update about working on a new album to released in 2012:

"After months and months of total nothingness we are finally back on track again after some issues delaying our work for the album #3.

"Since Nicke decided to move 'out of town' we have some problems finding a new session-drummer, so now we will try out a few drummers and then we will record a 2 song demonstration tape that will be finished in February/March 2012.

"And after this the album in full will be recorded and hopefully released as soon as possible. Stay tuned! More info about the drummer when we have decided who it will be."

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Morker Issues Album Update

Swedish black metal act Mörker has issued the following update about working on a new album:

"Here's some long awaited news from Mörker. We are currently working on album #3 and it's going quite well so far. Music for 2 songs are ready and we're hoping to finish the writing process in the coming months. We're really excited about this and we're already feeling that the songs will be the best we're ever done.

"We're aiming for an late 2011 release. Hopefully everything goes as we've planned and as we're writing we'll maybe record a few demo versions and then upload a few teasers. Since we believe that you guys deserve to hear some of the best Mörker songs that's ever been written! Stay tuned for more information!"

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Morker Post Four Songs From Forthcoming CD Online

Swedish black metallers MÖRKER have posted four songs from their forthcoming second full-length album, "Höstmakter", on their MySpace page. Due in early 200, the CD was mastered by Tore Stjerna (a.k.a Necromorbus) and contains the following songs:

01. I Flodens Forsande Brus
02. Segertåg
03. Mitt Arv
04. Dödsångest
05. Dödens Visa
06. Djupa Spår Av Tvivel
07. I Kamp Mellan Liv och Död
08. Undergången
09. Själen Vandrar Sin Egen Väg
10. Falk
11. Höstmakter
12. När Allt Är Över...

Check out the cover artwork for "Höstmakter" at this location. More...

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Morker Reveal Album Tracklisting

Swedish black metallers MÖRKER have revealed the track listing for their second full-length album, "Höstmakter", due in early 2008. The CD was mastered by Tore Stjerna (a.k.a Necromorbus) and will contain the following songs:

01. I Flodens Forsande Brus
02. Segertåg
03. Mitt Arv
04. Dödsångest
05. Dödens Visa
06. Djupa Spår Av Tvivel
07. I Kamp Mellan Liv och Död
08. Undergången
09. Själen Vandrar Sin Egen Väg
10. Falk
11. Höstmakter
12. När Allt Är Över...

According to the band's official bio, the new era of MÖRKER was launched in late winter of 2004 by Ascaroth (vocals), Larssa (synthesizers) and Grimner (guitar and bass). They started to write songs for their first demo, "Den Sista Utfärden", which was released in April 2005. The demo was later issued as a MCD by the German label Northern Silence Productions, and it was also released on tape by two different labels. A full-length album, "Skuggornas Rike", was recorded February-April 2006 and was released last July on Northern Silence Productions.

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Morker Unveil "Höstmakter" Artwork

Swedish black metallers MÖRKER have posted the cover artwork for their second full-length album, "Höstmakter", at this location. A song from the CD is available for streaming on the group's MySpace page. Due in early 2008, the CD was mastered by Tore Stjerna (a.k.a Necromorbus).

According to the band's official bio, the new era of MÖRKER was launched in late winter of 2004 by Ascaroth (vocals), Larssa (synthesizers) and Grimner (guitar and bass). They started to write songs for their first demo, "Den Sista Utfärden", which was released in April 2005. The demo was later issued as a MCD by the German label Northern Silence Productions, and it was also released on tape by two different labels. A full-length album, "Skuggornas Rike", was recorded February-April 2006 and was released last July on Northern Silence Productions.

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Morker Announce New Album Title

Swedish black metallers MÖRKER have set "Höstmakter" as the title of their second full-length album. "The vocal recordings [were] a little bit delayed, but now Ascaroth has started recording and one song is ready," the band writes on its web site. "The cover artwork will be done by our Norwegian neighbor Bjørn Schistad."

According to the band's official bio, the new era of MÖRKER was launched in late winter of 2004 by Ascaroth (vocals), Larssa (synthesizers) and Grimner (guitar and bass). They started to write songs for their first demo, "Den Sista Utfärden", which was released in April 2005. The demo was later issued as a MCD by the German label Northern Silence Productions, and it was also released on tape by two different labels. A full-length album, "Skuggornas Rike", was recorded February-April 2006 and was released last July on Northern Silence Productions.

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