Cloak have launched a video for “The Holy Darkish”, the brand new single from their upcoming album, Black Flame Everlasting, out Could 26 by way of Season Of Mist. Pre-order on Bandcamp, and watch the brand new clip beneath.
In an period that’s designed to beat down and weaken the person, Black Flame Everlasting is an album that represents energy, empowerment, and whole opposition. With mounting strain to have interaction in fashionable societal tribalism, Cloak invokes a non secular insurrection that exists past good and evil with album quantity three.
“All of our albums are created with a non secular focus, coping with how we see life, demise, and all the pieces in between. I feel the sooner data dealt extra with the mysteries that surrounded delving deeper into the world of darkish spirituality, whereas the brand new materials has taken what we’ve discovered and used it to maneuver ahead with power,” says Cloak frontman Scott Taysom of the document’s underlying philosophy. “Black Flame Everlasting is an announcement of non secular empowerment in each sense. For the primary time we would like individuals to know on to this sentiment, as a substitute of holding it utterly private inside our world of Cloak. The themes and the sheer energy will be felt rather more throughout the songs that this album accommodates.”
“Our objective is full non secular liberation, which is the place true energy and freedom exists,” he provides. “We’ve reached some extent in historical past the place individuals are compelled to choose a aspect or to affix a workforce, so to talk. Cloak stands in full opposition to this. We purpose to be an enormous center finger within the face of the empty fashionable world.”
“With Fury And Allegiance”
“Eye Of The Abyss”
“The Holy Darkish”
“Black Flame Everlasting”
“The Holy Darkish” video:
“Seven Thunders” lyric video:
Whereas Cloak may rage in opposition to societal conventions, the Atlanta quartet embraces the rebellious and time-tested traditions of heavy steel. Whether or not it’s the conjuring the chaotic spirit of Swedish black steel purveyors Watain and Dissection, summoning the deep, darkish and sensual groove of Danzig, or evoking the uncooked velocity and raucous vitality of Motörhead, the affect of steel’s founding fathers is deep inside Cloak’s DNA. Cloak’s appeal, nevertheless, doesn’t merely lie inside its romanticism of the previous, however somewhat is the way in which every of those genres has formed Cloak’s personal private identification. And with Black Flame Everlasting, the document sees Cloak proceed to strengthen its personal distinctive established sound.
Scott Taysom – vocals/guitar
Max Brigham – guitar
Billy C. Robinson – bass
Sean Bruneau – drums