Ov Hell's 'The Underworld Regime' Now Streaming Online
April 7, 2010
Black metal super group, Ov Hell's
debut full length, 'The Underworld Regime'
, is now streaming courtesy of MetalInjection.com. Go here
to check it out in its entirety. The album will be released released on April 13th in North America by Prosthetic Records
via an agreement with Indie Recordings
will be releasing 'The Underworld Regime'
on CD and a 12" LP picture disc, limited to 666 copies. You can pre-order all formats now. Bundles are also available with T shirts. Check it out now at the Prosthetic webstore
This group of Satan's all-stars has been sharpening their teeth in some of black metal's most influential bands for many years. Known as key figures in bands such as Dimmu Borgir and Gorgoroth, Shagrath
have come together to bring forward a new chapter in Norwegian black metal history. Ov Hell
will carry on in the same tradition for which King
are known, but the collaboration between the two will mark a new era for them both.
'The Underworld Regime'
originally started off as what was to be a new Gorgoroth
album. After a lengthy legal dispute over the band's name, King
took the album to be a God Seed
release. Then Gaahl
decided to leave the metal world, and Shagrath
entered the picture to collaborate with King
, and Ov Hell
The album was recorded at Earshot Studio
with producer Herbrand Larsen
and mastered at Living Room Studios
by Espen Berg
), Ice Dale
, Audrey Horne
) and Teloch
, God Seed
) were recruited for work in the studio. The album combines the best from two worlds - King
`s remarkable riffs and the distinguishable voice of Shagrath
. The end result is a black metal album that contains all of the power and blast beats worthy of their evil pedigrees. Expect an assault on all false gods and hypocrisy that is of this world today.