AMORPHIS release video for first single 'The Moon' off new album 'Halo'
'Halo' pre-orders now available
AMORPHIS recently announced their upcoming fourteenth studio album, ‘Halo’, out on February 11th, 2022 through Atomic Fire. The band now releases the record’s first single accompanied by a music video for ‘The Moon’, created by renowned director Patric Ullaeus (rEvolver Film).
Watch ‘The Moon’ below.
Comments lyricist Pekka Kainulainen: “I have done several drawings and paintings on this subject over the years. Now I complementary wrote some heavy metal lyrics… This is a song of love.”
Guitarist Esa Holopainen adds: “It’s a very atmospheric and catchy song that represents what AMORPHIS sound like in 2021 well.”
Once again adorned by artwork provided by Valnoir (ALCEST, PARADISE LOST etc.), »Halo« was recorded, produced and mixed by Jens Bogren (Fascination Street Studios) while mastering duties were handled by Tony Lindgren.
Pre-order the album physically, pre-save it or pre-order it digitally to receive ‘The Moon’ instantly now, AT THIS LOCATION.
»Halo« will be available in the following formats:
– CD-DIGIPAK– 2LP IN GATEFOLD:
- gold (wholesale excl.)
- red (US excl.)
- blue marbled (band shop excl.)
- yellow/blue marbled (Atomic Fire excl.)
- orange marbled (Napalm Records & UK excl.)
- red/blue marbled (Levykauppa excl.)
- white/blue marbled (EMP + US excl.)
– BOX SET (incl. 2LP, excl. »Live In Europe 2018-2019« bonus CD, flag, slipmat and button):
- white vinyl
- green/blue marbled vinyl (Atomic Fire excl.)
- silver vinyl (EMP excl.)
– TAPE (Levykauppa excl.)
»Halo« – Track Listing:01. Northwards02. On The Dark Waters03. The Moon04. Windmane05. A New Land06. When The Gods Came07. Seven Roads Come Together08. War09. Halo10. The Wolf11. My Name Is Night
AMORPHIS live:01.03. RU Moscow – GlavClub 02.03. RU St. Petersburg – Cosmonavt 04.06. FI Rockfest – Hyvinkää 18.06. CH Pratteln – Z7 Wild Dayz 19.06. BE Dessel – Graspop Metal Meeting 24./25.06. ES Cartagena – Rock Imperium Festival 01. – 03.07. FI Helsinki – Tuska 08.07. BG Chelopech – Wolf Fest 07. – 10.07. CZ Vizovice – Masters of Rock 05.08. FI Pori – Porispere 06.08. FI Jämsä – Himos Metal Festival 17. – 20.08. DE Dinkelsbühl – Summer Breeze Open Air
AMORPHIS are:Tomi Joutsen | vocals Esa Holopainen | guitars Tomi Koivusaari | guitars Santeri Kallio | keyboards Olli-Pekka Laine| bass Jan Rechberger | drums