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Latest news: Tue, Dec 12 2017, ALKALOID

Upcoming release: "The Malkuth Grimoire"

Release date: Fri, Feb 09 2018, US Fri, Feb 09 2018

German and Dutch progressive extremists, ALKALOID will re-issue their originally self-released debut full-length, 'The Malkuth Grimoire' for the first time on vinyl in various limited colours on February 9th, 2018. As an introduction to the band, we are offering a track at the link below.

You can now listen to 'Alter Magnitudes' via the official Season of Mist YouTube channel here!

Cover artwork and details of 'The Malkuth Grimoire' are shown below.

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  1. Carbon Phrases
  2. From a Hadron Machinist
  3. Cthulhu
  4. Alter Magnitudes
  5. Orgonism
  6. Dyson Sphere
  7. The Malkuth Grimoire
  8. C-Value Enigma
  9. Funeral for a Continent

'The Malkuth Grimoire' LP can now be pre-ordered in various formats from the Season of Mist shop

Join ALKALOID on their official Facebook page!

Biography

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Alkaloids are usually referring to chemical compounds of which many are used for pharmacological ends and some even possess psychotropic capabilities.

It is therefore quite fitting that ALKALOID are defined through the field of tension created between various musical opposites. The band merges extreme metal and other genres of music into a unique style that the listener might somehow find familiar but has not heard its exact like yet.

Drummer Hannes Grossmann (OBSCURA, NECROPHAGIST, BLOTTED SCIENCE) together with vocalist / guitarist Morean (DARK FORTRESS, NONEUCLID) founded ALKALOID in 2013. Their expressed goal was to extend the dynamic range used in metal to its extreme limits. A full line-up came together quickly by adding further members Christian Muenzner (OBSCURA, NECROPHAGIST, SPAWN OF POSSESSION), Danny Tunker (ABORTED, GOD DETHRONED) on lead guitars, and Linus Klausenitzer (OBSCURA) on bass.

This collective of friends started to work on their debut album, 'The Malkuth Grimoire', which was successfully crowdfunded and self-released in March 2015. After playing shows across Europe and a special gig in Cairo, Egypt which included a video shooting for their song "Cthulhu", ALKALOID signed to Season of Mist and are now getting ready to record their sophomore full-length. Meanwhile, the label is re-issuing 'The Malkuth Grimoire' for the first time on vinyl.

Line-up

Name Instrument
Morean vocals, guitars
Christian Muenzner guitars
Danny Tunker guitars
Linus Klausenitzer bass
Hannes Grossmann drums

Releases Season of Mist

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The Malkuth Grimoire

General information
: Fri, Feb 09 2018
: Fri, Feb 09 2018
: Progressive Death Metal
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