Ulver release new EP

2017-11-12 by insomniac15 STAFF | 21 Comments
Norwegian group, Ulver released on November 11 a brand new EP, called Sic Transit Gloria Mundi, featuring three songs that were left unfinished during The Assassination of Julius Caesar recording sessions. As of now, this is only a digital release, but it will most likely receive a physical one as well.

The band's comment regarding Sic Transit Gloria Mundi is the following:

"The sad remains from our Caesarean banquet. Two songs we kind of left on the drawing board but resumed work on this summer. Additionally, a cover of a childhood favourite – one we actually started some twelve–thirteen years ago – from the time we first started thinking about making “pop” music. This EP was finalized in our new studio in the old town of Oslo in September, and sent off to Youth's (Martin Glover and Michael Rendall) in London in October, for imperial sound quality. Mastered this week by The Bricoleur.

Cover shows Francis Bacon's Study After Velásquez's Portrait of Pope Innocent X (1953), used with kind permission of Des Moines Art Center. Design by Paschalis Zervas, +wolframgrafik.
Thanks to David Hall and Vivek Venkatesh for their wonderful work on videos to accompany these two new songs, using footage from our concert at Labirinto della Masone, Italy, June 3rd. Also in order is a big shout out to Birk Nygaard, BN Visuals, for his general laser dementia and documenting this special occasion. Birk will join us on the road this November, and we hope to see some of you out there. Also with us, as usual, best FOH in the West, Chris Fullard.

A physical version is likely later. There's simply no time to prepare one right now, we have a tour to get ready for. But please keep an eye on the House of Mythology."

'Echo Chamber (Room of Tears)':



'Bring out Your Dead':



'The Power of Love':



You can purchase the EP here: http://ulver.bandcamp.com/album/sic-transit-gloria-mundi-ep

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Tyler.
November 12th 2017
15667 Comments


oh my gooooooooooooooooooood

Darius the Great
November 12th 2017
18970 Comments


The band that just keeps on giving

Toondude10
November 12th 2017
13468 Comments


cool

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bloc
November 12th 2017
53446 Comments


Sweet give me more of that pop shit

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JS19
November 12th 2017
6966 Comments


Omg that Frankie Goes to Hollywood cover JESUS

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BlackwaterPork
November 12th 2017
4382 Comments


Good shit

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Totengott
November 12th 2017
4222 Comments


Band never disappoints.

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CrimsonLies
November 12th 2017
2579 Comments


Fuck yes

Sinternet
November 12th 2017
17899 Comments


HOLY SHIT THIS RULES

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TVC15
November 12th 2017
9838 Comments


Not as good as anything on Assassination of Julius Caesar but it still rules

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CrimsonLies
November 12th 2017
2579 Comments


Not gonna lie, this is close to 5 material for me

DavidShaw1213
November 12th 2017
206 Comments


We don't deserve this band.


cor22222
November 12th 2017
308 Comments


Cover art of this EP is sick

Green Baron
November 12th 2017
24348 Comments


not the best time to title something "Sic Transit Gloria", I'm guessing

NewBallistics
November 12th 2017
858 Comments


Sounds awesome.

TalonsOfFire
Staff Reviewer
November 12th 2017
17863 Comments


The band that just keeps on giving [2]

The EP rules of course

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ScuroFantasma
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November 12th 2017
11622 Comments


Wicked

Aiwaz
November 12th 2017
9999 Comments


Sweeeeeet

Dewinged
November 12th 2017
13082 Comments


Oh sweet Jesus, out of nowhere!

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insomniac15
Staff Reviewer
November 13th 2017
4658 Comments


Awesome additions to the Julius Caesar collection. I love the songs.

Hawks
November 13th 2017
64346 Comments


"Not as good as anything on Assassination of Julius Caesar"

My thoughts exactly. Still decent though.

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