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Latest Emerald News

Below is our complete Emerald 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.

Emerald Parts Ways With Bassist

Bassist/vocalist Ott Jõgiaa from Estonian outfit Emerald has issued the following announcement about parting ways with the band:

"I am very sad to announce that my way in playing Emerald has ended and I’ve decided to move on with my life for an unknown time to another country.

"The past with Emerald has been just unbelievable for me, from the beginning to this day. At our first live performance my hand was shaking like a barmen shaking a cockail at the pub. So many emotions and obviously very nervous. All the people I’ve met and friends I’ve got for just doing what I love are incredible. I would like to thank each and every one of you who have supported and loved our music. And of course our families who have been just breathtaking for supporting us at our concerts and helping us in every way possible. Can’t thank you enough!

"And last but not less important, my bandmates... You are and you will be my family, I love you like brothers and all these years what we have been through are unforgettable.

"This journey was time well spent and it has been a difficult choice for me, but I really hope that the best time for band is yet to come! So good luck, heads up and keep on moshing! Thank you all!" More...

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Emerald Releases New Album

Estonian metal act Emerald has released the "Kharon" album online, which is now available for streaming below or can be purchased over at Bandcamp here. The track listing is as follows:

1. Acheron Pass 00:55
2. Draw The Line 03:53
3. Erased 04:06
4. Gatekeepers 03:56
5. Deviant 04:01
6. Cavaliers 03:21
7. Messenger 03:01
8. Leviathan (feat. Jon Howard) 04:17
9. Northern Sea 03:37
10. Hourglass 04:42
11. Hell Or High Water 03:01 More...

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Emerald Offering New Single Online

Estonian metal band Emerald has released a new single online titled "WWIII." The track is available for download or streaming via the Emerald official website or Facebook profile. The band commented:

"The song was recorded in Clockwork Studios in Tartu by our long time friend Raido Traumann. Mixing and mastering was done in Sweden by Dino Medanhodzic who helped us in the last time when we did our EP How About Discount."

Emerald will be supporting Enhet and Re-armed for a small Baltic Tour on the following dates:

23.11.2011 Riga, LV. Nabaklab w/ Re-Armed, Enhet
24.11.2011 Lithuania (tba), w/ Re-Armed, Enhet
25.11.2011 Fontaine Palace, LV. w/ Re-Armed, Enhet
26.11.2011 Fonoklubs, LV, w/ Re-Armed, Fictionplay (Aus)
27.11.2011 Klubi Rubiin, Viljandi, EE. w/ Re-Armed, Enhet

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