US folk/black metal band FELLED with ex-YOB member reveal breathtaking new track via Black Metal Daily

US folk/black metal band Felled have shocked people with their sincere, emotive and honest-to-goodness music. The initial response has been terrific and LPs were announced recently as well. Respected entity Black Metal Daily premiered a brand new epic track from the album and it can be heard AT THIS LINK. Excerpt –

“will undoubtedly be one of the sleeper hits of the year”

PRESS –

– “This album is glorious” – The Killchain (UK)

– “an absolute delight” – Head-Banger Reviews (US)

– “a head turner” – Two Guys Metal Reviews (US)

Felled (US) – The Intimate Earth (July 2nd, 2021)

Genre – Folk/Black Metal
Release Date – July 2ndh, 2021
Record Label – Transcending Obscurity Records

For fans of – early Ulver, Agalloch, Saor, Primordial, Fen, Drudkh, Falls of Rauros, Windfaerer, Kampfar 

US band Felled have created breathtaking music melding black metal with folk elements and lending to it rare depth and warmth. The inclusion of instruments such as violin and viola is masterfully done and is used almost as the main instrument here. The soulful music emanating from them is truly heart-rending and enhances the expression of this kind of black metal without diminishing the intensity. There’s not a dull moment on this 40-min record, with there being brilliant interplay between the guitar and the violin and viola, the arrangements being taut and with no section overstaying its welcome. It wouldn’t be too much of a stretch to call this record a near perfect one in the subgenre, and one that stays with you long after it’s over, its lingering tunes beckoning you to give yet another spin. There’s unparalleled elegance, remarkable dynamism and above all, the genuine quality of a band that’s creating music from the heart without any affectation.

Line up –
Brighid Wagner (Poet) – Violin, Viola, Backing Vocals
Isamu Sato (Omnihility) – Bass
Jenn Grunigen (Cerridwen) – Drums, Vocals
Cavan Wagner (Poet) – Vocals, Guitars

Artwork by Adam Burke (ImperialistVorga)
Layout by Francesco Gemelli (Master)

Track listing –

1. Ember Dream
2. Fire Season on the Outer Rim
3. The Rite of Passage
4. Sphagnum in the Hinterlands
5. The Salt Binding 

Official Video Stream

Felled Bandcamp

Transcending Obscurity Site

Transcending Obscurity Official YouTube Channel

Transcending Obscurity Records Facebook

Felled Facebook

Transcending Obscurity US Store

Transcending Obscurity Europe Store

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