Manga metal moshers RISE OF THE NORTHSTAR have released a teaser for the band's forthcoming digital single, 'Dressed All In Black'. The song will be available via all known download & streaming platforms from October 31, Halloween, on. Surf to https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mcj9XTQITNs to get an idea of the song! Click to pre-order @ iTunes, Amazon, Google!
The song comes off the band's highly anticipated debut album, »Welcame«, which will be released November 21 via Nuclear Blast Records. »Welcame« was mixed and mastered by renowned producer Zeuss (MADBALL, HATEBREED, EMMURE).
The album will be available as limited edition digipak including a so-called obi, a traditional Japanese paper strip, wrapped around the CD. A special bundle including a rare and limited T-Shirt can be pre-ordered as well. »Welcame« will also be available on black vinyl as well as on Japanese style white vinyl with a red label (Nuclear Blast Mailorder only.)
Surf to http://media.nuclearblast.de/shoplanding/2014/Rise-Of-The-Northstar/welcame.html to secure your item of choice!
While waiting for the whole cluster bomb of an album to be released, a few selected legends of the hardcore and metal world have already gotten a sneak peak and are overwhelmed:
"ROTNS really know how to bring that old thrash sound current! Their NYHC influenced style mixed in with their original mojo is something that appeals to many extreme music enthusiast world wide! Killer band!" Roger Miret | AGNOSTIC FRONT
"What a sick mixture of some of the greatest influences from the 90's, I love what they are doing!"
Billy Graziadei | BIOHAZARD
"Hardcore will never die as long as bands like ROTNS are carrying the torch. A crushing album!"
Mille Petrozza | KREATOR
„This is some HEAVY stuff with a youthful, hip hop kind a flare/flavor, what can I say… they definitely demonstrate their saiya style!“
Freddy Cricien | MADBALL
»Welcame« will contain the following tracks:
01. What The Fuck
02. Welcame [Furyo State Of Mind]
03. The New Path
04. Samurai Spirit
05. Dressed All In Black
06. Again And Again
09. Simon Says*
11. Blast 'em All
*PHAROAHE MONCH cover
Check out what RISE OF THE NORTHSTAR are about with this playlist of all their official videos to date! Among these are brand new tracks 'Welcame[Furyo State Of Mind]' and the PHAROAHE MONCH cover 'Simon Says' – both taken from the upcoming debut album!
This playlist contains:
'Welcame [Furyo State Of Mind]' - the album's title track (250.000+ clicks)
'Simon Says' (stream only, no video) – PHAROAHE MONCH cover (53.000+ clicks)
'Demonstrating My Saiya Style' (1.000.000+ clicks)
'Sound Of Wolves' (900.000+ clicks)
'Phoenix' (1.300.000+ clicks)
'Protect Ya Chest' (895.000+ clicks)
RISE OF THE NORTHSTAR is:
Vithia – vocals
Air-One - guitar
Eva-B – guitar
Fabulous Fab - bass
Hokuto No Kev – drums