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Eight Bells Streaming New Song "The Captain's Daughter"

Cvlt Nation is currently hosting a stream of “The Captain’s Daughter,” a new track from Portland atmospheric sound exhibitionists Eight Bells. Check out the song right here.

The premiere comes in anticipation of the band’s forthcoming full-length of the same name, set for release on February 19th, 2013 via Seventh Rule Recordings. Engineered by sound mastermind Billy Anderson, "The Captain’s Daughter" features four organic soundscapes that oscillate seamlessly between tranquil and terrifying. The following press release was also issued about the band:

"Eight Bells features within its ranks SubArachnoid Space alumni Melynda Jackson and Christopher Van Huffel. A native of rural Texas now based in Portland, Oregon, Jackson’s Eight Bells continues in SAS’ tradition of heavy guitar exploration, adding a blackened dissonance to the mix and minimalist vocals. Jackson is accompanied by classically trained six-string bassist Haley Westeiner who created the centerpiece vocals on 'Fate and Technology' and also provides harmonic counterpoint to Jackson’s newly discovered vocalizations.

"Van Huffel resumes the throne he occupied for ten years, bringing his thunderous, nuanced double kick playing with him. With this power trio, Jackson has found a group that brings focus and support to her unapologetically expressionistic experimental metal music."

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