Jan 162021
 

Demon Hunter has released reworked versions of ‘I Will Fail You’ and ‘Dead Flowers’ from its forthcoming album, “Songs Of Death And Resurrection”, a mostly acoustic and stripped-down effort, due March 5 via Solid State Records.

“Songs Of Death And Resurrection” features 11 new “Resurrected” versions of classic Demon Hunter songs from across the band’s ten studio albums, including fan favorites such as ‘I Am A Stone‘, ‘I Will Fail You‘, ‘Carry Me Down’ and ‘The Heart Of A Graveyard‘, plus a brand new composition, ‘Praise The Void‘. Marking an entirely new approach for Demon Hunter“Songs Of Death And Resurrection” finds the band using lush string arrangements, haunting piano, and layered vocal harmonies.

Ryan Clark (vocals) had this to say about ‘I Will Fail You (Resurrected)‘: “The original album version of ‘I Will Fail You’ is one of our doomiest ballads. At the time, I found myself immersed in the bleak heaviness of bands like Omnium GatherumSwallow The Sun and Katatonia. I’m naturally drawn to that place where heavy and sad collide.

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Nov 232020
 

Demon Hunter streamed their performance of their upcoming new acoustic album ‘Songs Of Death And Resurrection’ in full this past Friday, November 20th at Dark Horse Studios in Franklin, TN. That set was made available via demonhunter.live and a live video of ‘I Am A Stone’ from it can be seen below.

Demon Hunter will release “Songs Of Death And Resurrection”, a brand new acoustic album, on March 5, 2021 via Solid State Records. The effort features 11 newly recorded “Resurrected” versions of classic Demon Hunter songs from across their ten studio albums, including ‘I Am A Stone‘, ‘I Will Fail You‘, ‘Carry Me Down‘ and ‘The Heart Of A Graveyard‘, plus a brand new composition, ‘Praise The Void‘. Lush string arrangements, haunting piano, and layered vocal harmonies accompany the “reimagined” acoustic versions found on “Songs Of Death And Resurrection”.

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Nov 122020
 

Demon Hunter will release “Songs Of Death And Resurrection”, a brand new acoustic album, on March 5, 2021 via Solid State Records. The effort features 11 newly recorded “Resurrected” versions of classic Demon Hunter songs from across their ten studio albums, including ‘I Am A Stone‘, ‘I Will Fail You‘, ‘Carry Me Down‘ and ‘The Heart Of A Graveyard‘, plus a brand new composition, ‘Praise The Void‘. Lush string arrangements, haunting piano, and layered vocal harmonies accompany the “reimagined” acoustic versions found on “Songs Of Death And Resurrection”.

“Songs Of Death And Resurrection” features founding vocalist/songwriter Ryan Clark, lead guitarist Patrick Judge, bassist Jonathan Dunn, drummer Yogi Watts, and guitarist Jeremiah Scott, who produced and mixed the effort in Atlanta, Georgia, and Nashville, Tennessee. Scott also produced the band’s “War” (2019), “Peace” (2019), “Outlive” (2017) and “Extremist” (2014) records. Joanna Ott performed piano and additional vocals throughout. Strings were arranged and performed by Chris CarmichaelClark‘s mother, Peggy, his original vocal inspiration, appears alongside her son for the first time ever, on “Dead Flowers” and “Loneliness”.

Demon Hunter will perform the entire album, from start to finish, in an exclusive livestream performance, taped at Dark Horse Studios in Franklin, Tennessee. The livestream will air at 5 p.m. PST on November 20 and will remain available for a 48-hour period only.

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