heavy metal band RAVEN LORD have revealed the
cover art for their debut album, “Descent to the
Underworld“. A brand new song “Black
Friar“, can be streamed below. The track comes off the band’s new
album, “Descent to the Underworld“, which will be
released due in December 2012.
CD was mixed by acclaimed Swedish producer Fredrik
Nordström (AT THE GATES, ARCH ENEMY, NIGHTRAGE, IN FLAMES, DREAM
EVIL, OPETH) and mastered by US mastering engineer Maor
Appelbaum (SEPULTURA, HALFORD, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, ANGRA, DOKKEN).
The cover artwork for the effort (see below) was made by Caio
Caldas “CadiesArt“, who has
previously worked with DORO, PAUL D’IANNO, SEVEN KINGDOMS, DOMINANZ and VIOLET
SUN, among others.
LORD just recently added Joe Stump (HOLY HELL, REIGN
OF TERROR) as their lead guitarist to their ranks.
wearing their heavy metal roots on their leather-studded sleeves, RAVEN
LORD combine the classic metal feel of the past with the fresh
aggression of the present. Thunderous bass lines, pounding drums and explosive
riffs blend with distinct heavy, melodic vocals to create driving and memorable
Zvekan (KILLING MACHINE, SARDONYX, EMERGENCY) – Vocals Joe Stump
(HOLYHELL, REIGN OF TERROR) – Lead Guitar George Karafotis
(VERMILLION DAYS, OPERATION X) – Guitar Jamie Mallender (TONY
MARTIN) – Bass Lawrence “Larry” Paterson (BLAZE BALEY, STUKA
SQUADRON) – Drums [to be announced] – Keyboards