Danish thrash/power metallers MANTICORA, celebrate their 21st anniversary, revealing their brand-new and 2018-up to date logo and also present the fans with a pre-order link for the upcoming new monster of an album: “To Kill To Live To Kill”.
Link to pre-order: http://cdon.se/musik/manticora/to_kill_to_live_to_kill-44261545
The album, which are a part of a grandiose concept, based on the thriller/horror novel that leadsinger, Lars F. Larsen has written, will be released as two separate albums, one year apart.
The novel itself is scheduled for a May 2018 release, followed by the first album, which will see the light of day on August 3rd, 2018, released by ViciSolum Records, worldwide.-The music was recorded and mixed in Hansen Studios, with World-famous producer, Jacob Hansen (Volbeat, Destruction, a.o.) who also produced the first two MANTICORA albums back in the last millenium, and vocals were recorded with Tommy Hansen at Jailhouse studios (Helloween, Beyond Twilight, Jorn, a.o.). Tommy has previously produced five albums for the band.
MANTICORA have released 7 critically acclaimed albums, since 1999, and toured numerous times around Europe as well as in the US + played at prestigious festivals, such as Wacken Open Air, Sweden Rock Festival, ProgPower USA, etc.
Kristian Larsen – guitars
Lars F. Larsen – vocals
Stefan Johansson – guitars
Sebastian “Ceppe” Andersen – bass
Drummer – tba (drums on the album, played by Lawrence Dinamarca, courtesy of Loch Vostok).
Roots Of Eternity (1999)
Darkness With Tales To Tell (2001)
8 Deadly Sins (2004)
The Black Circus – part 1 (2006)
The Black Circus – part 2 (2007)
To Kill To Live To Kill (2018)
26.08.2018: MX – Mexico City, Foro Alicia (w. Persefone)
29.09.2018: DK – Copenhagen, Kometen (w. Red Warszawa)…many more shows will follow.
Video link: Song from 2010 album “Safe” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=stxeF6tYicc