Candlemass - Releasing New Material

Candlemass announced that the "Lucifer Rising" EP will be recorded in April with a scheduled September release through Nuclear Blast. The EP features two brand new tracks - "Lucifer Rising" and "The White God", plus a whole bunch of live tracks from the previous tour.

A new album will be recorded in autumn for a spring 2009 release.

Also, the following albums will be re-released in 2008 on Snapper/Peaceville:

Chapter VI (1992): March 31
Dactylis Glomerata (1998) + Abstrakt Algebra 2: May 26
From the 13th Sun (1999) (bonus tracks "Oil", "Nimis", "Rock'n'roll"): June 23
Live (1990) (bonus cd audio disc Dynamo Open Air 88): August 11

Band profile: Candlemass
Posted: 27.04.2008 by Thryce


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27.04.2008 - 23:18
Paleblood Hunter
Sounds like a party.
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28.04.2008 - 00:36
LOL I can't believe they're re-releasing their worst albums. :/
28.04.2008 - 00:36
LeChron James
why are they rereleasing all their "bad" albums. i only say bad because they werent well received, generally. but im excited for the EP release.
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28.04.2008 - 00:53
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The EP sounds good. I'm really curious to hear some new stuff by Candlemass.
28.04.2008 - 08:52
Thryce, why are you spreading this American-speak? It's called autumn!
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28.04.2008 - 12:53
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Written by Dangerboner on 28.04.2008 at 00:36

LOL I can't believe they're re-releasing their worst albums. :/

The other, "classic" albums are already recently rereleased, I believe.
28.04.2008 - 18:32
Marcel Hubregtse
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Written by Dangerboner on 28.04.2008 at 00:36

LOL I can't believe they're re-releasing their worst albums. :/

They could be considered as their worst but now listening to them in hindsight they aren't as bad as people make them out to be. They are still superior to what are considered best albums by other bands.
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28.04.2008 - 20:14
Angel of Lust
Nice to hear, can't wait for the new EP!

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