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MYSTIC CIRCLE releases video for cover version of POSSESSED's 'Death Metal'


MYSTIC CIRCLE are forging the follow-up to their self-titled 2022 album (released on February 4th via Atomic Fire Records), the duo — Beelzebub (vocals, guitars, bass, keyboards) and A. Blackwar (vocals, guitars, drums, keyboards) — have unleashed a brand new digital single, a cover version of POSSESSED‘s iconic track ‘Death Metal’ which could only be found as bonus track on the physical formats of the aforementioned record so far.

Watch ‘Death Metal’ below. 

Beelzebub comments, “POSSESSED have always been a huge influence for MYSTIC CIRCLE: not only being the inventors of satanic death metal but also by delivering a scene defining masterpiece like »Seven Churches,« they are one of the top 3 bands of the genre that have to be honoured the most besides VENOM and DEICIDE in our opinion. In addition, Peter König added great guest vocals to our interpretation. He’s the singer of German act GOMORRHA which also had an undeniable impact on us in our youthhood which makes the whole thing really come full circle for MYSTIC CIRCLE.”

Watch the previously released Belial Is My Name’ below. 

Also watch the previously released ‘Letters From The Devil’ music video below.

»Mystic Circle« was produced by the band and Nils Lesser at Vaultroom Productions while its artwork was designed by Brazilian artist Rafael Tavares.Pre-order »Mystic Circle« in various formats (box set, CD-digipak, red/black marbled vinyl), pre-save it or pre-order the album digitally to receive ‘Belial Is My Name’ and ‘Letters From The Devil’ instantly and order the group’s »Letters From The Devil« 7″ black vinyl single (which includes the exclusive, non-album B-side track ‘The Godsmasher’; limited to 666 copies), AT THIS LOCATION.»Mystic Circle« – Track Listing:01. Belial Is My Name02. Seven Headed Dragon03. Hell Demons Rising04. Letters From The Devil05. Darkness In Flames06. The Arrival Of Baphomet07. Curse Of The Wolf Demon08. Satanic MistressBonus Track (CD-digipak only!)09. Death Metal (POSSESSED Cover)»Letters From The Devil« (7″ Black Vinyl Single) – Track Listing:Side A: Letters From The DevilSide B: The Godsmasher

MYSTIC CIRCLE are:Beelzebub | vocals, guitars, bass, keyboardsA. Blackwar | vocals, guitars, drums, keyboards

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