Polish Black/Death Metal legends Behemoth recently announced that they will be releasing their new album The Satanist in 2014 and the first taster of the new album comes in form of an official video for the song 'Blow Your Trumpets Gabriel'.
The Satanist was produced by Behemoth, Wojtek & Slawek Wieslawscy and Daniel Bergstrand in Hertz Studio. It was then mixed by Matt Hyde (Slayer) and mastered by Ted Jensen (Metallica, AC/DC) at Sterling Sound.
The cover art, which will also be revealed on December 4th, is a painting by renowned Russian painter and occultist, Denis Forkas.Nergal's own blood was used in the paint when creating the cover artwork and additional artwork was created by Metastazis and Zbigniew Bielak.
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The Grupa 13 produced video will be released on December 4th but a teaser for the video can be seen now:
The limited edition 12" EP of 'Blow Your Trumpets Gabriel' will be released on December 4, 2013 via Behemoth / New Aeon Musick in Europe and will be released as a gatefold with each copy hand numbered and signed by the band. There will be only 2,000 copies of the EP available: 1000 white and 1000 black.
The 12" EP can be pre-ordered via Behemoth's webstore on white vinyl and black vinyl and will contain the first single off of The Satanist, plus two non-album tracks: 'If I Were Cain' and a cover from Polish Post-Punk New Wave legendary band Siekiera - 'Ludzie Wschodu'.
Pre-orders will also be available at indiemerch.com/metalbladerecords and nuclearblast.de.
The 'Blow Your Trumpets Gabriel' digital single will be available to buy on iTunes on 12th December. There will be no digital or CD versions of the 12" vinyl.
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