CRADLE OF FILTH “THE MANTICORE AND OTHER HORRORS” COVER ART REVEALED

August 22nd, 2012
by EvilG
CRADLE OF FILTH “THE MANTICORE AND OTHER HORRORS”

CRADLE OF FILTH “THE MANTICORE AND OTHER HORRORS”

10th studio album due out October 30th on Nuclear Blast Records

ENGLAND – UK extreme metal act, Cradle of Filth, has revealed the cover art for its upcoming 10th studio album, The Manticore and Other Horrors, due out October 30th in North America via Nuclear Blast Records. Artwork comes courtesy of Matthew Vickerstaff of Darkwaveart. Check it out below.

Recorded in eight weeks at both Springvale and Grindstone studios (where it was also mixed by Scott Atkins), Suffolk, the album is a testament to the longevity of The ‘Filth, as not only does it reek of Cradle’s (feared or revered) brand of delicious metal vamperotica, but this thoroughly modern album places the band firmly in fresh killing fields anew.

The Manticore and Other Horrors itself possesses an altogether new atmosphere for the band, incorporating a heavier, faster NWOBBM punk vibe that is both current and cruel, blended with ornate orchestration and the quirky immediateness of 2000′s Midian opus.

The album’s title can be likened to a bestiary, a collection of stories on monsters -  personal demons, Chimeras, literary fiends and world-enslaving entities to blame but a few.

Commented the band’s infamous front man, Dani Filth, “This is our 10th commandment in metal. We have diversified and kept alive the spirit of this band and breathed it into something that I can proudly say, slays like an absolute motherf**ker. The Manticore is coming… Long live the filth!”

Cradle of Filth will spread its darkness upon European lands with a tour throughout November and December.

Be the first to know, sign up for the latest Cradle of Filth news at http://bit.ly/coftmanlp. Stay tuned for more information on Cradle of Filth and The Manticore and Other Horrors.

 

Cradle of Filth online…

http://www.cradleoffilth.com

http://www.theorderofthedragon.com

http://www.facebook.com/cradleoffilth

http://www.youtube.com/cradleoffilth

http://www.twitter.com/OfficialCoF

http://www.nuclearblastusa.com

 

Share

Tags:
Posted in Black Metal, Symphonic Metal | Comments (0)




Home | About Metal-Rules.com | Staff | Advertise With Us | Staff Openings | Donations

Content is © 2009 Metal-Rules.com. All Rights Reserved.
Graphics by Hammerblaze studio.