HARAKIRI FOR THE SKY sidepiece, KARG, releases new song “ALASKA”

Austrian atmospheric black metal band and revered HARAKIRI FOR THE SKY side-project, KARG, has debuted a new song titled “Alaska” from it’s forthcoming 7th studio album, “Traktat,” that’s due out on February 7th from AOP Records. The track was premiered yesterday at DecibelMagazine.com, and can be streamed by all now at the link below.

STREAM “ALASKA”: https://youtu.be/4ML_sf7Nlfc

“”Alaska“ is more or less the heart piece of “Traktat“, musically as lyrically. The context of the title stands for both, a place where I always dreamt to go to one day and a cold place, deep in someone’s heart.” – J.J.

More from Traktat“Irgendjemand Wartet Immer” Track – https://youtu.be/k7j1IcBHRhc

KARG will perform co-headline dates in February 2020 with THE SPIRIT and support from special guests FIRTANGROZA and ANCST. Dates below.

Traktat will be available on the following formats. 
-Lim. 500 Wooden Box with double CD with 8 bonus songs
-Double LP in 4 different colors
-Standard Digipack
-digital
PRE-ORDER “TRAKTAT”:
AOP Records (EU-Shop) https://shop.aoprecords.de
 
KARG Tour Dates:
Feb 7 – Oberhausen, Germany – Helvete
Feb 8 – Erfurt, Germany – From Hell
Feb 9 – Hamburg, Germany – Bambi Galore
Feb 10 – Berlin, Germany – Nuke Club
Feb 11 – Nürnberg, Germany – Golden Nugget
KARG was founded back in the summer of 2006 as a one-man project by J.J. of HARAKIRI FOR THE SKY.
 
Between 2010 & 2014 KARG was fully formed as a band to play gigs, formally in Germany, Austria and Central Europe. Since that time, like in its beginning, KARG was a one-man project and with it’s critically acclaimed, sixth studio album “Dornenvögel the project was rebirthed as a full band for live performances.
 
The musical style of KARG is a furious, hysteric mixture of atmospheric black metal and a huge load of post-rock, with additional influences of grunge, shoegaze and post-punk. Those inspirations outside of black metal evolved more and more over the last few years but were present in abridged form since day one. Lyrically, KARG has always delved into more of the melancholic side of life, such as broken relationships, lost love, estrangement, drug abuse, loss or suicide thoughts and depression. In contrast to many other bands KARG’s lyrics are as equally important as its music is. 
Traktat” Tracklist:
1. Irgendjemand wartet immer
2. Jahr ohne Sommer
3. Stolperkenotaphe
4. Alaska
5. Abgrunddialektik
6. Alles was wir geben mussten
7. Grabcholerik
8. Tod, wo bleibt dein Frieden?
9. Nichts als Schatten (Bonus Track // Bonnie Prince Billy Cover)
 
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