U.S., Grammy-nominated, epic doom legends Candlemass return to their roots with the supreme Sweet Evil Sun. The album was officially announced with a video for the first single “Scandinavian Gods.”
Watch the official video of “Scandinavian Gods”on YouTube:
After working on this massive piece of art for 18 months in total, with Sweet Evil Sun, Candlemass bring back all the grandness of their early years, exploring themes of ambition and strife, hope, and failure. The album was recorded at NOX studio in Stockholm, Sweden.Sweet
Evil Sun impressively showcases that, after almost 40 years in the game, the creativity of these Swedish doom masters sees no bounds. Through the power of wall-shaking riffs, incredible vocal performances, and the blood and spirit of classic heavy metal, Sweet Evil Sun shines as a masterpiece of impending legend that truly honors the epic doom metal cult of Candlemass.
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