England's finest doom export Alunah are finally back with their fourth and hotly anticipated album 'Solennial', which will be released on March 17th 2017 via Finland's cult label Svart Records. To celebrate the band's upcoming release and to offer some taste of 'Solennial', Alunah have now released a brand new and artwork-inspired video for the track 'A Forest'. Dive into the heavy and hypnotic sounds of Alunah's new album 'Solennial'.
'Solennial' coming out March 17th 2017 on Svart Records, the album track list reads as follows:
1. The Dying Soil
2. Light of Winter
3. Feast of Torches
4. The Reckoning of Time
5. Fire of Thornborough Henge
7. Lugh's Assembly
8. A Forest (originally written and performed by The Cure)
To pre-order your copy, available on CD and LP Gatefold, please visit:
31/03/17 UK - The Chameleon, Nottingham
06/04/17 UK - The Flapper, Birmingham
07/04/17 UK - Bannermans, Edinburgh
08/04/17 UK - Rebellion, Manchester
09/04/17 UK - The Lounge, London
06/05/17 NL - Metal Front, Coevorden
08/05/17 BE- Music City, Antwerp
11/05/17 CH- Coq d'Or, Olten (CH)
12/05/17 IT - Bloom, Mezzago
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Says Sophie Day, vocalist & guitarist of Alunah:
'A Forest' was originally released by The Cure in 1980 and has been covered by quite a few artists; it's now been given the Alunah treatment. It's the only cover we've recorded; a decision we made after playing it live for a couple of years, and always to a great reception. This video was also a perfect chance to show off Adrian Baxter's stunning artwork for 'Solennial'.
A Forest' is taken from Alunah's fourth album 'Solennial'. Album to be released Friday 17th March 2017 via Svart Records. Recorded and mixed by Chris Fielding at Skyhammer Studio, mastered by Greg Chandler at Priory Recording Studios. Cello arrangement written and performed by Charlotte Nicholls, video illustrations by Adrian Baxter. “A Forest” written by Smith, Robert James; Gallup, Simon Johnathon; Hartley, Matthieu Aiden; Tolhurst, Laurence Andrew. Originally performed by The Cure. © Universal Music Publishing Group.