Official press release:
Blood for the Master: the brand new studio album from New Orleans Louisiana's sons of American no-frills black metal meets death & roll, Goatwhore
, is set for release in North America on February 14th 2012 via Metal Blade Records
. Recorded in St. Petersburg, FL at Mana Recording Studios
, Goatwhore once again joined forces with producer Erik Rutan
(Hate Eternal, Cannibal Corpse, Agnostic Front, The Mountain Goats) to lay down the ten blistering tracks for the band's 5th full-length release.
The first single off the album, "Collapse in Eternal Worth," along with 'In the Studio' video footage is now live at MetalBlade.com/Goatwhore
. Fans can stream (below) or download the single as well as check out the lyric video for the track that incorporates the artwork from both the CD and vinyl versions of the release, each which features different artwork.
GOATWHORE – Blood for the Master
01. Collapse in Eternal Worth
02. When Steel and Bone Meet
03. Parasitic Scriptures of the Sacred Word
04. In Deathless Tradition
05. Judgement of the Bleeding Crown
06. Embodiment of this Bitter Chaos
07. Beyond the Spell of Discontent
08. Death to the Architects of Heaven
09. An End to Nothing
10. My Name is Frightful Among the Believers
Blood for the Master will be available on CD, vinyl, and digitally. Fans of vinyl should note that there will be three different versions of the LP; red with black splatter, half red/half black, and standard black. Also available will be a limited amount of special pre-order bundles containing merch items exclusive to these bundles.