NewsDecember 14, 2012 10:32 PM ET4,426 views

Darkthrone album set for release

Official press release: Norwegian legend, Darkthrone, has completed work on its latest album The Underground Resistance, which is set for release on Peaceville Records on February 26th. The Underground Resistance is Darkthrone's latest venture through the metal cosmos, and first new album since the 2010 opus Circle the Wagons. The Underground Resistance contains Darkthrone's trademark masterful riffing in a broad range of styles, effortlessly bounding through the annals of classic metal, taking in thrash, speed and black metal, and not forgetting a dose of punk. All in all a ferocious and dynamic set of tracks drenched in Fenriz's and Nocturno's rich and diverse tastes in all things metal, primarily those rooted firmly in the spirit of the 80's. Six tracks long, and each one an epic in itself, this is undoubtedly Darkthrone's strongest outing of late. The Underground Resistance was written and recorded spring 2010 to summer 2012 at Necrohell 2 studios by the band themselves. The album was mastered by Jack Control at Enormous Door in Texas. Cover artwork also comes courtesy of the iconic and celebrated artist Jim Fitzpatrick. Commented Fenriz, "Three songs each, Ted's are flown from the universe of metal with his strongest voice ever so far. Songs of mine are torn from the wombs of the riders of rohan of metal, safely cradled in 1985 style."

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anonymous 12/14/2012 10:04:07 PM

Stoked


ed_money 12/15/2012 1:58:47 AM

Rindsay Rohan?


unvisitedgrave 12/15/2012 7:40:32 AM

Will probably be cool.


anonymous 12/16/2012 2:26:40 AM

HANK AND TED


anonymous 12/16/2012 10:26:58 AM

2 years to write and record 6 songs of tongue in cheek blackened punk heavy.


anonymous 12/20/2012 12:29:03 PM

Still better than your band.


anonymous 6/20/2015 10:55:03 AM

One Of The Worst Musical Audio I Ever Heard.EverListen To T.Hunger.Like Seven Songs And The Drum Beats Same Tempo.Guitars Fuzzy.Anyone Still Follows Hank Amarillo Must Have Bad Taste.The Cd Cover Was Cool Atleast.How Many Units Did The New Album Sell?A Reason D.T. Dont Play Live.Bathory Is The Only Quality.





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