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Below is our complete Darkspace news coverage, including columns and articles pertaining to the band. Some articles listed may be indirectly related, such as side projects of the band members, etc.
Sun of the Blind's "Skullreader," which was three years in the making and created by Zhaaral (better known or his militancy in the obscure DARKSPACE collective), is being readied for an April release via Avantgarde Music.
With Zhaaral taking care of all compositions, singing and instrumentations, it is pretty clear that Zhaaral is the raison d'etre of Sun of the Blind, although an important value-add in the last steps of his quest was provided by Roberto of Monumentum, who adorned the dark spine of Skullreader with various synthetic textures and samplings.
Two songs from "Skullreader" are now up on the band's Myspace player.
Metalstorm.Eu are holding their annual awards and they want you to vote for who you want to win. You need to register to vote and you can check it out by heading here. The categories for the awards are as follows:
Best albums by genre:
Extreme Doom Metal
The Best Cover Song
The Best Debut Album
The Best DVD
The Best Video
The Biggest Letdown
The Biggest Surprise
Special awards :
The Best Drama
Darkspace has been tapped to headline the 2009 Black Lights Festival, which takes place on July 10-11, 2009 in Divišov u Benešova, Czech Republic.
The bands confirmed so far include:
SILENT STREAM OF GODLESS ELEGY
After having got the news last week about Lifelover taking part at the very same festival, Darkspace is now extremely proud to confirm that they will headline the whole sonic convention.
Darkspace says that they are very excited about this event and the band will make sure that this will be an event to be remembered in time.... both visually and musically. This is big chance for all european fans (who didn't have a chance to be at their "dark space III" release gig in Bern) to witness something unique.
Astral matter descending to Earthly shape, visions and sounds.
More details about the tour and dates will be released promptly.
Darkspace will be playing a gig to celebrate the release of their new album in Bern, Switzerland at the Konvex 02 venue on May 30th. The new album "Dark Space III" will be released the same day.
Pre-sale tickets are currently available through Sound Cave until Sunday, May 11th.
Ambient black metal band Darkspace have announced their upcoming album "Dark Space III" will be released on May 30th. The initial run will be a special digipack edition limited to 500 handnumbered copies. The same day an unlimited number of slipcase packaged CDs will also be available.
Keeping with their numbered theme from previous albums, the tracklisting for Dark Space III will be as follows:
1. Dark 3.11
2. Dark 3.12
3. Dark 3.13
4. Dark 3.14
5. Dark 3.15
6. Dark 3.16
7. Dark 3.17