New album "In The Shadow Of The Inverted Cross" out March, 20th! Landing page and first song and video online!
Metal Blade is proud to announce the signing of Swedish epic
doom metal legends SORCERER! SORCERER will release their Metal
Blade debut "In The Shadow Of The Inverted Cross" March, 20th on
CD and vinyl.
Metal Blade has just launched the landing page where you
can pre-order the album and watch the video for the first single "The Dark
Tower Of The Sorcerer". Click metalblade.com/sorcerer to check it out!
band: "Sorcerer are proud to have signed with the legendary metal label Metal
Blade, home of many bands that has inspired us to start making music. With the
new album "In the Shadow of the Inverted Cross" we hope to continue where we
ended many years ago. It is all the fans that have supported us through the
years that has inspired us to do this album and we really looking forward to
meet you all on gigs and festivals soon!"
SORCERER was formed
in Stockholm, Sweden in 1988 but disbanded after two demos in 1992. Both demos
are considered true Doom Metal classics and have been released on CD in
In 2010 the band came back together to play the Hammer of Doom
festival in Germany and a year later the Up The Hammers festival in Athens,
Greece. Both shows were received extremely well and the thoughts of putting
together a new album started to take form. In the end it took over two years to
write, arrange and record it but the result is nothing but pure, heavy epic doom
metal. The process of putting all bits and pieces together and making it ready
for mix and mastering was the work of drummer Robert Iversen, also a very fine
recording engineer, who was acting as the spider in the recording web. The album
was mastered by Jens Bogren (Opeth, Amon Amarth, Devin Townsend).
years of professional experience and top-class instrumental abilities among its
band members the SORCERER of the 21st century is determined to deliver
epic doom metal for many years to come; on record and on stages all around the
"In The Shadow Of The Inverted Cross" is set to be
released March, 20th via Metal Blade Records Europe!
The Dark Tower of the Sorcerer
2. Sumerian Script
3. Lake of the Lost
4. Excorcise the Demon
5. In the Shadow of the Inverted Cross
Prayers for a King
7. The Gates of Hell
Anders Engberg - vocals
Peter Hallgren - guitars
Johnny Hagel - bass
Robert Iversen -