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ICS Vortex Signs To Century Media Records For Release Of "Storm Seeker"

Norway's ICS Vortex has signed a worldwide deal with Century Media Records for the launch of the "Storm Seeker" debut album, which is to be released on August 22nd, 2011 in Europe and August 23rd, 2011 in North America.

ICS Vortex, former Dimmu Borgir and current Borknagar member, comments on the signing as follows: "Boarding with Century Media, ICS Vortex is ready to weather whatever storm lies ahead. The album, aged like a pirate's favorite drink, is now ready to be shot with fellow mates."

"Storm Seeker" features appearances by Borknagar teammate Asgeir Mickelson on drums and also Terje "Cyrus" Andersen (Susperia, ex Dimmu Borgir) contributing some lead guitars. The debut album was recorded at Norwegian Toproom Studio (Mayhem, Tristania, Borknagar, etc.) with engineer Børge Finstad and mastered in Sweden by Peter in de Betou at Tailor Maid Studio (Arch Enemy, Dark Tanquillity, Dimmu Borgir, etc.).

The current ICS Vortex project lineup is as follows:

ICS Vortex – Vocals (Borknagar, Arcturus, ex Dimmu Borgir)
Asgeir Mickelson – Drums (Sarke, Spiral Architect, ex Borknagar, ex Testament)
Terje "Cyrus" Andersen – Guitar (Susperia, Dimmu Borgir, Sarke, ex Satyricon)
Jens F. Ryland – Guitar (Borknagar)
Steinar "Azarak" Gundersen – Bass (Spiral Architect, Satyricon, Sarke)

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1. Cynic writes:

Well I'm definitely looking forward to what this is going to sound like! Should be great with Azarak on bass - though he played guitar for Spiral Architect?

The only bad news is this will put off Arcturus releasing a new album!

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