Norway’s progressive extreme metal band ENSLAVED will release their new album, Riitiir, in Europe on September 28th and in North America on October 2nd on CD, vinyl and digital download.
The new album track, ‘Veilburner’, is streaming HERE, courtesy of Metal Hammer Germany.
In the video footage below, bassist / vocalist Grutle Kjellson talks about the making of Riitiir:
Riitiir was recorded in Bergen, Norway at Duper Studios, Earshot Studios, Solslottet Studios, and Peersonal Sound. At Fascination Street Studios in Örebro, Sweden, Jens Bogren handled mixing duties while Tony Lindgren handled the mastering. The team of producers includes Enslaved’s very own Ivar Bjørnson, Grutle Kjellson & Herbrand Larsen, plus Iver Sandøy.
‘Thoughts Like Hammers’
‘Death In The Eyes Of Dawn’
‘Roots Of The Mountain’
‘Storm Of Memories’
The deluxe digi-pak edition includes a bonus DVD featuring: The Making of Riitiir, The Band, The Studios, The Artwork.
Check out an album preview below.
A lyric video for ‘Thoughts Like Hammers’, the opening track of Riitiir, can be seen below: