Amorphis announce new album

2018-02-22 by Christopher Geriak | 32 Comments
Finnish melodic death metal/doom metal artists Amorphis have now officially announced their upcoming album Queen of Time. It is the follow up to 2015's Under The Red Cloud, and will again be produced by Jens Bogren. The album will feature some new elements in Amorphis, including real orchestral arrangements as well as lyricist Pekka Kainulainen, who has a spoken part in the Finnish language.

Queen of Time will also mark the return of founding member Olli-Pekka Laine after their longtime bassist Niclas Etelävuori departed last year. The album is scheduled for a May 18th release date via Nuclear Blast.

Info and artwork: http://www.nuclearblast.de/en/label/music/band/news/details/5301292.70915.amorphis-enth-uuml-llen-albumtitel-v-ouml-datum.html

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Toondude10
February 22nd 2018
12757 Comments


fuck yeah I'm hyped, the last album was awesome.

BigPleb
February 22nd 2018
53896 Comments


Artwork RULES.

Hype!

EvoHavok
February 22nd 2018
7561 Comments


So stoked for this! Excellent artwork too.

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Beardog
February 22nd 2018
1925 Comments


HYPE

RikRoach7
February 22nd 2018
3354 Comments


It will be hard to measure up to Under the Red Cloud, but HYPE, this will be awesome I bet and the artwork is lovely, too. So ready.

BlackwaterPork
February 22nd 2018
4057 Comments


Hype [4]

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Dewinged
February 22nd 2018
9915 Comments


YESH

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DungeonBoy
February 22nd 2018
4163 Comments


Interesting you guys are digging that artwork! I'm personally not really a fan of it. The patterns and detail are amazing, but the face kinda looks like megatron from the new transformer movies, and that Ukonvasara for a nose is a bit odd.

But either way, I'm very excited about some new material

MarsKid
February 22nd 2018
7033 Comments


I guess it was about that time again, let the excitement in

frozencarl
February 22nd 2018
365 Comments


mmmm just in time for the amorphis/dark tranq tour

Darkwatch025
February 22nd 2018
348 Comments


These guys consistently put out good albums. Looking forward to this.

LouBreed
February 22nd 2018
26 Comments


There is also a new album by German progressive rock band Subsignal, announced for release on 25th of May: https://www.facebook.com/subsignal/photos/a.277126608075.143695.57645483075/10156039449143076/?type=3&theater

If someone cares, please feel free to create a news article on Sputnik, because I don't really know how to do that.

Willie
Moderator
February 22nd 2018
17584 Comments


Every time a band announces "real orchestral arrangements", it seems to be code for "we put all our time and resources into this one novel element and every other part of the album is weak"... just saying.

Xenorazr
Contributing Reviewer
February 22nd 2018
1305 Comments


Album art looks like it was pulled from /r/woahdude

manosg
Staff Reviewer
February 22nd 2018
11071 Comments


Not a big fan of the cover art but awesome news. Gonna be hard to succeed Under the Red Cloud.

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Reviewc0re
February 22nd 2018
35 Comments


[5]

ChaoticVortex
February 22nd 2018
616 Comments


Last two albums were great, so hyped.

FrozenVain
February 22nd 2018
2989 Comments


now this is nice


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Gmork89
February 22nd 2018
7673 Comments


Hell.Yes. Their last album was so good.

bloc
February 22nd 2018
50384 Comments


Decent band, nice artwork, should be good

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FrozenVain
February 22nd 2018
2989 Comments


nice band, decent artwork

tigersbrokefree
February 22nd 2018
186 Comments


Wheeee

DarkNoctus
February 22nd 2018
10345 Comments


i am excite, last album was so so good

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Crysis
Emeritus
February 22nd 2018
17344 Comments


can't wait

teamster
February 22nd 2018
2724 Comments


Band is ok - will check.

RippingCorpse1986
February 22nd 2018
2114 Comments


Last two albums were great, so hyped. [2]

Darius
February 22nd 2018
15115 Comments


I should probably listen to this band

Essence
February 22nd 2018
6167 Comments


potentially stoked? these dudes are very hit or miss

Hawks
February 23rd 2018
56419 Comments


This or Primordial will be my AOTY I'm sure of it.

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Flugmorph
February 23rd 2018
18182 Comments


uuuuuuuuuh how have i overlooked these news so far

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UnderTheNorthernScar
February 23rd 2018
568 Comments


Hell yeah, their last album was fire!

UnderTheNorthernScar
February 23rd 2018
568 Comments


been jamming Tales like a fiend too



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