Enslaved Unleashes Official Music Video to “The River’s Mouth”

In exactly one week from today, black avant-garde Norwegians ENSLAVED will finally unleash their new album E and prove that for a band with more than 25 years of history, they are still reinventing themselves. While the 10-minute-long opening track “Storm Son” gave fans a taster of what to expect from the new album, the single “The River’s Mouth” reveals a heavier and more harsh side of the 14th full-length release. Watch the official video for “The River’s Mouth”, which was once again created byJosh Graham (SOUNDGARDEN, NEUROSIS),

 

Songwriter and guitarist Ivar explains: “‘The River’s Mouth‘ is a quite heavy track, drawing both on our rock roots and of course the foundation of everything awesome: mid-80s, mid-paced Bathory. It also includes some odd space-rock in the choruses and the end part – finally BATHORY and HAWKWIND met. I like the energy of this song a lot – both Cato and new-kid-on-the-chopping-block Håkon is doing such a great job with the psychedelic parts, the chorus and the ending. What a drive! The end sounds like travelling at insane speed through wormholes. The theme here is your relationship with the “future”, as we describe it: The sensation of time moving along is a construction of our brains – physics claims all time to already have been “rolled out”; try wrapping our brains around that one! So the future would be, speaking in tabloid; a piece of land we just haven’t arrived at yet. But it is already here. The song is about acting in tandem with your future self which already arrived at this “future island” – do not sit and wait, make sure you lay the ground for what is to happen in the future, now!”

E will be available in the following formats;

  • CD digipak
  • Red Cassette – limited to 300 worldwide
  • Red with Bone and Grey Splatter – limited to 900 worldwide
  • BUNDLE: T-shirt + CD Digi + 5 metal pin set + wooden coaster + 11×17 poster

CD Digipak:
1. Storm Son
2. The River’s Mouth
3. Sacred Horse
4. Axis Of The World’s
5. Feather’s Of Eolh
6. Hiindsiight
Bonus Tracks
7.  Djupet
8. What Else Is There (Röyksopp Cover)

VINYL:
Side A
1. Storm Son
2. The River’s Mouth
Side B
1. Sacred Horse
2. Axis Of The World’s
Side C
1. Feather’s Of Eolh
2. Hiindsiight
Side D (Etching)

CASSETTE:
Side A
1. Storm Son
2. The River’s Mouth
3. Sacred Horse
4. Axis Of The World’s
Side B
1. Feather’s Of Eolh
2. Hiindsiight

Bonus Tracks
3. Djupet
4. What Else Is There (Röyksopp Cover)

You can now pre-order the physical editions of the album here: http://nuclearblast.com/enslaved-e

Or get the digital version and stream new track “Storm Son” via this link: http://nblast.de/EnslavedDigital

enslavedphotosENSLAVED are set to embark on a headline tour through Europe, with special support acts hand-selected by the band. Be sure to catch them on one of the following dates:

ROCK HARD & LEGACY & METAL.DE present:
10.11.  D         Hamburg – Logo (w/ IMPERIUM DEKADENZ & HERETOIR)
11.11.  D         Berlin – Nuke (w/ IMPERIUM DEKADENZ & HERETOIR)
12.11.  D         Cologne – Underground (w/ IMPERIUM DEKADENZ & HERETOIR)
13.11.  NL        Utrecht – Tivoli de Helling
15.11   UK       Manchester – o2 Ritz (supporting OPETH)
16.11   UK       Glasgow – Barrowlands (supporting OPETH)
17.11.  UK       Belfast – The Limelight 1 (supporting OPETH)
18.11.  IRL       Dublin – The Academy (supporting OPETH) *sold out*
19.11.  UK       Nottingham – Rock City (supporting OPETH)
21.11   UK       Bristol – o2 Academy (supporting OPETH)
22.11   UK       Birmingham – o2 Institute (supporting OPETH)
24.11.  UK       London – Islington Assembly Hall (w/ DARKHER SVALBARD)
25.11.  F          Paris – Trabendo (w/ LOST IN KIEV & WOLVE)
26.11.  B          Vosselaar – Biebob
28.11.  F          Rezé – Barakason (w/ LOST IN KIEV & WOLVE)
29.11.  F          Lyon – CCO Villeurbanne (w/ LOST IN KIEV & WOLVE)
30.11.  I           Brescia – Circolo Colony
01.12.  CH       Pratteln – Z7
02.12.  D         Frankfurt – Das Bett (w/ ZATOKREV)
03.12.  CZ        Prague – Chelmnice (w/ ZATOKREV)
16.12.  RU       Moscow – Volta
17.12.  RU       St. Petersburg – Club Zal

Get tickets for the German shows here in our shop:
http://www.nuclearblast.de/de/produkte/tickets/indoor/ticket/enslaved-european-tour-2017.html

But before touring Europe, ENSLAVED play two special release shows in their home country Norway, where you can hear the new songs live for the very first time, meet the band at the merch stand and get two unique gig posters for free:

AISA & Time Out Agency presents:
w/ SIBIIR
12.10    N     Oslo – Blå
13.10    N     Bergen – Garage

26.10.  S          Stockholm – Close-Up Baten 21
1.-5.02. USA    Miami – 70.000 Tons Of Metal

Sign up to the band’s newsletter on www.enslaved.no to get first-hand information on limited fan items and exclusives!

 

 

 

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