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Verkrag, the horror/black metal one-man band presided over by Anton van Niekerk, is set to release it's brand new album "Anti-God" in 2012. A promo clip for the song "Doomsday Prophets" from that upcoming release is posted below. Bloemfontein native van Niekerk also is streaming Verkrag's previous album, "13 Victims," over on the band's website. You may download that album as well.
Throne of Malediction and Irreverent Soul have teamed up with Verkrag to post a collaboration music video for the song "Never Enough," which can be viewed below. Verkrag's Anton van Niekerk issued the following statement about the video:
"I played Dr Frankenstein with one of Irreverant Soul's tracks entitled 'Never Enough'. As far as I know this is the 1st time ever South African and American Black/Death Metal musicians have collaborated in creating a piece together. That obviously also makes this the 1st collaboration music video between USA and South African artists to be released.
"The Verkrag version of the track will appear on the new Throne of Malediction album entitled 'Ceremonial Blood' as well as the next Verkrag album coming 2011. Thanks to Eric and Jessica & Throne of Malediction for doing this collaboration with me" More...
Montana's Throne of Malediction is currently in the process of re-recording the upcoming album "Ceremonial Blood." Front man Eric Horner has now checked in with the following update about providing vocals for a new Beltane track and collaborating with Verkrag:
"The re-recording is doing awesome. The sound quality will vastly improve our album. Me and Jessica were just sent a song from Beltane from New Zealand and we are doing vocals for that, which is due to be released most likely around the new Year. Also, I think December 13th, Verkrag from South Africa and us will be releasing our collab video for the collab song 'Never Enough(Verkrag mix),' The song is a bonus track for 'Ceremonial Blood.'
"It may be one of the first collab music video's between USA and South African artists. Verkrag and us did separate video shots. Verkrag is doing the video editing and it is sure to be a very bloody video. Not for the weak...."