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Vesperian Sorrow’s “Stormwinds of Ages” Out Now

May 14th, 2012

April 24, 2012 was the day on which Stormwinds of Ages from Austin, TX’s epic extreme metal act VESPERIAN SORROW hit the earth like a meteorite. Released in partnership with The Path Less Traveled Records, Stormwinds of Ages evokes the darkest depths of searing mortal tragedy juxtaposed with soaring heights of orchestrated, atmospheric melody against a blackened backdrop of neoclassical death metal brutality. But is is VESPERIAN SORROW’s undeniably passionate songwriting that has always them apart from the pack, a quality no more apparent than on Stormwinds of Ages. As if that weren’t enough, the album also features guest appearances from Jason McMaster (Dangerous Toys/Watchtower/Broken Teeth), Erika Tandy (Autumn Tears/Ignitor), Carl August Tidemann (Winds/Arcturus) and Jon Zig (Sarcolytic/Images of Violence)! This is VESPERIAN SORROW at its most futuristically medieval and neoclassically barbaric.

Check out a promotional video for Stormwinds of Ages here and stream the title track at this location.

Vesperian Sorrow Stormwinds of Ages Promo
Vesperian Sorrow Stormwinds of Ages Promo


Stormwinds of Ages Cover Art & Track Listing:

1. Sanguis Vitam Est
2. Stormwinds of Ages
3. An Empire to Mourn
4. Casting Down Into Shadow
5. Crown of Glass
6. Legacies Befallen
7. Eye of the Clocktower
8. Oracle from the Ashes
9. Relics of Impurity
10. Death She Cried
11. Of Opiates

In addition to two full-length albums – 1999’s Beyond the Cursed Eclipse and 2001’s Psychotic Sculpture – released by Holland’s Displeased Records and 2006’s self-released Regenesis Creation, VESPERIAN SORROW has been featured on four compilation albums as well, including Metal Blade’s Blackened V. Their fourth full-length offering is entitled Stormwinds of Ages and was recorded, mixed, and mastered out of their very own Amplitude Media Studios. Released on April 24, 2012, it continues to garner rave reviews from metal media worldwide.Since their inception in 1998, VESPERIAN SORROW has toured throughout Europe and North America, playing shows and festivals in Germany, England, Canada, Mexico, and most of the United States. Carrying the Texas banner with pride, VESPERIAN SORROW are a band well-respected throughout the entire metal community with intentions of upholding that respect and continuing to earn it with a progressively darkening evolution of epic extreme metal.

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Vesperian Sorrow Guitarist Will

June 26th, 2011

Vesperian Sorrow

Interview with Will (Guitarist)

  By Monika Deviat

Vesperian Sorrow 

Vesperian Sorrow have recently finished recording their latest full length album, “Stormwinds of Ages”, but you may not be able to get your hands on it quite yet. The band is currently shopping the album. Until they find a label you can check out the title track which has been streaming on the bands’ various websites to get an idea of what the new tunes sound like.  The symphonic black metal band has a few guest vocalist and musicians on the new album from their home town of Austin Texas, including one of their local legends, Jason McMaster. caught up with guitarist William to discuss the new album and how the DIY recording process went for the band.

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Vesperian Sorrow Streaming Title Track for Stormwinds of Ages Online

June 7th, 2011
Vesperian Sorrow - Stormwinds of Ages

Vesperian Sorrow - Stormwinds of Ages

Symphonic Dark Metallers Vesperian Sorrow have announced that the title track from their newly recorded ‘Stormwinds of Ages’ is available for streaming at their website, as well as their Facebook, Reverbnation, and Myspace pages.

‘Stormwinds of Ages’ includes 11 tracks totaling nearly an hour of listening, and features guest vocals by Jason McMaster (Dangerous Toys/Watchtower/Broken Teeth), Erika Tandy (Autumn Tears/Ignitor), and Jon Zig (Sarcolytic/Images of Violence). The album also features guest guitar solos by Carl August Tidemann (Winds/Arcturus).
All artwork for ‘Stormwinds of Ages’ was created by Jon Zig.
No release date for the album has been set, the band are currently shopping the album, and hope to secure a deal that will make it easy for fans around the world to purchase the album in the near future.

For more on Vesperian Sorrow please visit:
Official Website

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