SKELETONWITCH ‘Beyond The Permafrost’ Picture Disc LPs Due Nov 24
SKELETONWITCH will release the final installment of their 2014 picture disc reissues on Nov. 24, when their groundbreaking, critically-acclaimed 2007 sophomore release “Beyond The Permafrost” will be available at select retailers. Featuring sensational artwork by John Baizley (Kvelertak, Baroness), the picture disc is limited to 500 copies worldwide, 150 of which are now available for pre-order via the Prosthetic webshop for just $19.99!
Proclaimed as a “metal-as-hell attack” combining “classic thrash with a bit of melodic death and black metal, and a NWOBHM undercurrent” (Blabbermouth), “Beyond the Permafrost” was produced by late GWAR guitarist Cory Smoot and features 12 pulverizing tracks filled with “old-school, turbo-charged rock solos and instantly memorable riffs” (Decibel). The album, a favorite amongst fans and critics alike, saw the road warriors tour alongside the likes of Danzig, Dimmu Borgir, Hate Eternal, Toxic Holocaust, Municipal Waste, GWAR, Amon Amarth and more, proving that the quintet was a force to be reckoned with.
“Beyond The Permafrost” Track Listing:
Upon Wings of Black
Beyond the Permafrost
Baptized in Flames
Sacrifice for the Slaughtergod
Vengeance Will Be Mine
Limb From Limb
Cast Into the Open Sea
Fire from the Sky
Soul Thrashing Black Sorcery
Remains of the Defeated
Feast Upon Flesh
Within My Blood
Listen to a stream of their classic track “Soul Thrashing Black Sorcery” — which was later featured in the heavy metal video game ‘Brutal Legend’ — in the below YouTube stream!
SKELETONWITCH just wrapped up a North American trek alongside Amon Amarth and Sabaton in support of their latest Billboard-charting effort, “Serpents Unleashed.” The band has spent the past year touring aggressively throughout North America and Europe. Upcoming dates are as follows:
11/14 Indianapolis, IN – 5th Quarter Lounge
11/15 Dayton, OH – Oddbody’s Music Room
4/10/15 Tilburg, NL – Roadburn Festival @ 015 Venue