Welcome to the LOUDEST DOT COM ON THE PLANET!
KNAC.COM
LISTEN NOW!WATCH NOW! LOGIN JOIN
MAGAZINEON-AIRDOWNLOADSCHATBOARDSCONTESTSSTORE
News

Canadian Progressive Folk Metallers SCYTHIA To Release New Album ..Of Conquest

By Larry Petro, News Monkey
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 @ 4:03 PM


Due Early 2014

- advertisement -

- advertisement -
Since 2008, Canadian progressive metallers SCYTHIA have been performing their own blend of epic progressive metal with a twist of folklore. SCYTHIA’s album, tracks, and performances feature rich, poetic storytelling, and an epic tale that captures the imagination of all who are privy to its lyrical melody. Because of this, and touring like a cavalry of nomads, they have taken the independent scene by storm as they gather more and more fans both domestically and internationally.

SCYTHIA will release a brand new, third full-length album in early 2014, entitled …Of Conquest. The new album, which blends musical influences from the likes of progressive and power metal, to folk and melodic death metal. …Of Conquest is engineered/produced by Lasse Lammert (ALESTORM GLORYHAMMER, HALCYON WAY, SVARSOT) at LSD Studios in Lubeck, Germany, with co-production by Shaun Thingvold (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, LAMB OF GOD, FEAR FACTORY). The album is mixed by Nino Laurenne (ENSIFERUM, WINTERSUN, KIUAS, FIREWIND) at Sonic Pump Studios in Helsinki, Finland. Mastering credits go to Svante Forsback (RAMMSTEIN, FIREWIND, KORPIKLAANI,APOCALYPTICA) at Chartmakers in Helsinki, Finland.

...Of Conquest Track Listing:

  • "Fanfare 1516"
  • "Merchant of Sin"
  • "Bear Claw Tavern"
  • "Sailor's Accolade"
  • "Reflections"
  • "The Kraken"
  • "Into the Storm"
  • "Land of Scythia"
  • "Wrath of the Ancients"
  • "Army of the Bear"
  • "Path Through the Labyrinth"
  • "Departure"
A music video for the band’s first single, "Bear Claw Tavern", will be released in December.

"The band is finally finding its ideal sound. This next album we are currently writing feels very natural and forms the perfect marriage of progressive power metal and catchy epic anthems," says singer/guitarist Dave Khan. "That's why we are putting our strong cards together and getting it done right!"

They are getting ready for more touring in Canada and then setting sail across the seas next summer. Tour dates are currently being booked and a full tour announcement will be coming in early 2014.

SCYTHIA delivered their first album Of War in 2010 where the band's distinctive sound was forged, which carried on to their next release Of Exile. While recording their third release, For The Bear, their sole purpose was to bring great melodic metal to the table, which in response has received nothing but a sensational response in the media and radio. Most of all they did not forget their fans, new and remnant from their earlier years. For The Bear was released last year as an EP.

SCYTHIA have received many accolades and awards as of late! They were nominated for the Best Metal Group/Duo for Canada’s Sirius XM Indies - Independent Music Awards, amongst other reputable Canadian metal bands. Other nominees included BISON B.C, DERELICT, DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT and MARES OF THRACE.

"Receiving the nomination shows that Canada takes us seriously as a strong presence in the scene. Given the reputation and career of these other bands, it goes to show that our hard work focused in a few intense years has brought us quite far. Regardless, now is not a time to rest on our laurels, but instead to refine our craft and continue to expand our circle of influence into international venues," adds Khan.

SCYTHIA is:
Dave Khan - guitars, main vocals
Terry Savage - bass, harsh vocals
Jeff Black - keyboards, back-up vocals
Celine Derval - Drums, back-up vocals

Learn more about SCYTHIA at:
Facebook: www.facebook.com/Scythiametal
Twitter : www.twitter.com/ScythiaMetal
Website : www.scythia.ca
YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/ScythiaBand


Please log in to view RANTS

If you don't have a username, click here to create an account!

Username: 
Password: 

Message: 
 
 

 





 Recent News
Represent! Get Your KNAC.COM Bumper Sticker
Happenings This Week on KNAC.COM
DAVEY SUICIDE Says "Torture Me" With New Video
BLACK LABEL SOCIETY Stream "All That Once Shined"
AMON AMARTH, Ride & Crash Games Launch New Viking Mobile Video Game In 80's Retro Style
FALLING IN REVERSE Drop "Fuck You And All Your Friends" Video
LIV SIN Releases Video For "King Of The Damned"
W.A.S.P. Unveil Details For Release Of ReIdolized (The Soundtrack To The Crimson Idol)
BABYLON A.D. Release Video For "One Million Miles"
KREATOR Reveal Record Store Day Black Friday Picture Disc
PHIL CAMPBELL & THE BASTARD SONS Release Brand New Single, Lyric Video For "Ringleader"
CAVALERA CONSPIRACY Premiere Video For "Spectral War"
TRIBULATION Reveal Details, Pre-Order For New Album Down Below
ANVIL Stream New Single "Ego"
MACHINE HEAD Release New Song, New Album Details
JEFF SCOTT SOTO Drops Video For "Retribution"
PANORAMA Reveal "Around The World" Album Details
TRESPASS Unleash "Momentum" With New Music Video
METAL BLADE RECORDS Launches "Chrismassacre" Holiday Promotion
SNAKEYES Releases New "Metal Monster" Video
STARSET Debut "Satellite" Video
AC/DC Guitarist MALCOLM YOUNG Passes Away At 64
IRON MAIDEN Announce "Legacy Of The Beast" 2018 European Tour
BLACK WATER RISING Premieres "Payback" Video
FATES WARNING Reissue Two Fan-Favorite Albums, Perfect Symmetry And Parallels
KING'S X Guitarist TY TABOR Set To Release Alien Beans Album
URIAH HEEP Are Living The Dream With New Album
PRETTY BOY FLOYD Stream New Song "We Got The Power"
DIO RETURNS: THE WORLD TOUR New Schedule Revealed
THE VEER UNION Stream New Track "Last Regret"
A PERFECT CIRCLE Debut "The Doomed" Video
NORDIC NOISE FESTIVAL Adds To 2018 Lineup
JOE PERRY Readies Sweetzerland Manifesto Solo Album
JACKYL Dawg Eat Dawg Cookbook Available For Pre-Order
STONE SOUR Confirm More 2018 North American Dates
STONE TEMPLE PILOTS Join 2018 WELCOME TO ROCKVILLE Lineup
OPERATION: MINDCRIME Stream New Track "Under Control"
SOULFLY, NILE Announce 2018 "From The Amazon To The Nile" U.S. Co-Headlining Tour
BRUCE, BOB KULICK Tear Up KISS KRUISE VII
RED FANG Announce 2018 North American Winter Tour Dates
LETHAL INJEKTION Release Video For IMAGINE DRAGONS Cover "Believer"
WALKING PAPERS Announce New Album, WP2
INSOMNIUM Announce "Winter's Gate" Headlining North American Spring Tour
BARB WIRE DOLLS Reveal Music Video For "Fade Away" - A Tribute To The Victims Of The Bataclan Tragedy
POP EVIL Announce 2018 US Headline Tour
SLEEP SIGNALS Announce "The High Tides Tour" With ELISIUM
OF MICE & MEN Reveal New Album, Defy
LEATHERWOLF To Play First Southern Califonia Show With New Addition LUKE MAN
CORROSION OF CONFORMITY To Release No Cross No Crown Full-Length
WIZARDS OF WINTER Release New Single "A Christmas Dream"





HOME | MAGAZINE | ON-AIR | DOWNLOADS | CHAT | BOARDS | CONTESTS | STORE | HELP

©2017 KNAC.COM. All Rights Reserved.    Link to us    Advertise with us    Privacy policy
 Latest News