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Ihsahn Posts New Album "Eremita" Teaser

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Candlelight Records today confirms June 19th as the North American release date for "Eremita," the anticipated fourth album from Norwegian-born vocalist/guitarist Ihsahn. Recorded and produced at Telemark’s Ivory Shoulder Studios, with additional tracking completed at Notodden’s Juke Joint Studio and Seattle’s Envisage Audio, "Eremita" was mixed by Jens Bogren (Opeth) at Fascination Street Studios in Orebo, Sweden.

Alongside Ihsahn, the album features performances from drummer Tobias Ornes Andersen (Leprous), saxophonist Jorgen Munkeby (Shining-Norway), guitarist Jeff Loomis (ex-Nevermore), and vocalists Devin Townsend, Einar Solberg (Leprous), and Heidi S. Tveitan (StarofAsh). The album’s packaging has been created by award-winning Spanish designer Ritxi Ostariz. A teaser trailer for the album can be found below.

The track listing is as follows:

1. Arrival
2. The Paranoid
3. Introspection
4. The Eagle And The Snake
5. Catharsis
6. Something Out There
7. Grief
8. The Grave
9. Departure
10. Recollection (deluxe edition only)

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1. hellrat writes:

the return of the Metal Sax \m/

fvckin sweet

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2. MHOz writes:

I agree, the sax on his last album was great.

Anyone know of other metal with prominant sax? That band Yakuza is also sweet but other than that you're looking at Springsteen or Dave Matthews haha

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3. Arnian writes:

Fleurety has used some sax. At least on the Last Minute Lies ep, haven't listened to the following album in a while.

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4. Drum_Junkie writes:

FWIW, Sabbath used sax in one song of Never Say Die.

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5. HHH writes:

Thats a good question actually anyone know any others?

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6. exo-jer writes:

Sigh did some experimental "jazz metal" iirc.

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