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PSYCHEDELIC PROG BLACK METALLERS HAIL SPIRIT NOIR ANNOUNCE EUROPEAN TOUR DATES

Psychedelic Prog Black Metaller HAIL SPIRIT NOIR, whose third full-length album “Mayhem in Blue” was released on Dark Essence Records in late 2016,  have announced their first European tour, covering nine dates during the latter half of April,  and  including an appearance at the Roadburn Festival.

Commenting on the tour, and what fans could expect, the band had this to say:

‘’It’s the first time we embark on a tour in Europe and we really can’t wait to meet all you music maniacs on the road. Be prepared for an intense show based on improvisation, and the transformation of some of our old tracks”.

Routing for the April tour is as follows:

20.4: Temple, Athens, Greece
22.4:  Roadburn, 013,  Tilburg, Netherlands
23.4: Le Midlan,  Lille, France (with Mortier)
24.4: Le Klub , Paris, France (with Glorior Belli)
25.4: Oetinger Villa, Darmstadt, Germany (with Fallen Tyrand and The Invasion)
26.4: Spazio Ligera , Milan, Italy  (with Sannhet and Sum of R)
28.4: Magnetofon,  Lodz, Poland
29.4: Chemiefabrik,  Dresden, Germany
30.4 TBC

Formed in Thessaloniki, Greece,  in 2010, and describing their music as “psychoprog black metal  whose sound is “retro, yet modern”,  HAIL SPIRIT NOIR’s lineup includes Haris (KATAVASIA, TRANSCENDING BIZARRE?)  on Synths, Theoharis (TRANSCENDING BIZARRE?, REX MUNDI,) on guitars and vocals, and J Demian (BLACKDRAWN, DOL AMMAD, WARDRUM TRANSCENDING BIZARRE?) on bass and acoustic guitars.

Once the tour is finished, the band intend to focus on writing their much-anticipated next album.

More information about HAIL SPIRIT NOIR can be found on the band’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Hail-Spirit-Noir-260062670728238/

A video of HAIL SPIRIT NOIR performing the title track of their album “Mayhem in Blue” live at Dark Bombastic Evening in 2017 can be seen below and at https://youtu.be/jUWgoxqdJSU

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PSYCHEDELIC PROG BLACK METALLERS HAIL SPIRIT NOIR STREAM NEW ALBUM IN ITS ENTIRETY AHEAD OF RELEASE DATE

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“Mayhem in Blue” the third full-length album from psychedelic Prog Black Metallers HAIL SPIRIT NOIR is streaming in its entirely four days ahead of its release date on Dark Essence Records. The album can be heard on Bandcamp, as well as at No Clean Singing and Metal Hammer Greece.

Streaming links as follows:

BandCamp
http://hailspiritnoir.bandcamp.com/album/mayhem-in-blue

No Clean Singing
http://www.nocleansinging.com/2016/10/26/an-ncs-album-premiere-hail-spirit-noir-mayhem-in-blue/

Metal Hammer Greece
http://www.metalhammer.gr/news/item/32859-hail-spirit-noir-album-mayhem-in-blue

Mixed by Dimitris Douvras (ROTTING CHRIST etc) and mastered by Alan Douches (CHELSEA WOLFE, MOTORHEAD etc) and with artwork by Olia Pishchanska, tracklisting on “Mayhem in Blue” is as follows:

1. I Mean You Harm
2. Mayhem in Blue
3. Riders to Utopia
4. Lost in Satan’s Charms
5. The Cannibal Tribe Came from the Sea
6. How to Fly in Blackness

Formed in Thessaloniki, Greece, in 2010, and describing their music as “psychoprog black metal” whose sound is “retro, yet modern”, HAIL SPIRIT NOIR’s lineup includes Haris (KATAVASIA, TRANSCENDING BIZARRE?) on Synths, Theoharis (TRANSCENDING BIZARRE?, REX MUNDI,) on guitars and vocals, and J Demian (BLACKDRAWN, DOL AMMAD, WARDRUM TRANSCENDING BIZARRE?) on bass and acoustic guitars.

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The band will celebrate the release of “Mayhem in Blue” with two shows in Greece, alongside Norwegian Pioneering Experimental Rockers VIRUS. You can catch them at the Kyttaro Live Club in Athens on the 28th October, and the Eight Ball Live Stage in their home town of Thessaloniki on the 29th October.

“Mayhem in Blue” will be released in both CD and Digital format on the 28th October, followed by the vinyl version on the 16th December. Pre-orders for the CD and vinyl formats are now available from https://www.darkessencerecords.no/shop/ and the US website at https://darkessence.aisamerch.com , as well as at https://hailspiritnoir.bandcamp.com where the album is also available digitally.

More information about HAIL SPIRIT NOIR can be found on the band’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Hail-Spirit-Noir-260062670728238/

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PSYCHEDELIC PROG BLACK METALLERS HAIL SPIRIT NOIR TAKE TO YOUTUBE AND BANDCAMP TO REVEAL SECOND TRACK FROM UPCOMING ALBUM

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In exactly one week today Dark Essence Records will release the long-awaited third full-length album from Psychedelic Prog Black Metallers HAIL SPIRIT NOIR, and, having already debuted one track from the album, fans are being treated to a second track from “Mayhem in Blue”.

The track, which is, in fact, the title track “Mayhem in Blue” can be heard below and on YouTube at https://youtu.be/bkGWgH2DqGY and on Bandcamp at https://hailspiritnoir.bandcamp.com/album/mayhem-in-blue

Mixed by by Dimitris Douvras (ROTTING CHRIST etc) and mastered Alan Douches (CHELSEA WOLFE, MOTORHEAD etc), “Mayhem in Blue” will hit the streets on the 28th October in CD and Digital formats, whilst the 12″ Vinyl edition will be available from the 16 December. In the meantime “Mayhem in Blue” is available to pre-order in CD and vinyl formats from https://www.darkessencerecords.no/shop/ and the US website at https://darkessence.aisamerch.com , as well as at https://hailspiritnoir.bandcamp.com where the album is also available digitally.

With artwork by Olia Pishchanska, tracklisting on “Mayhem in Blue” is as follows:

1. I Mean You Harm
2. Mayhem in Blue
3. Riders to Utopia
4. Lost in Satan’s Charms
5. The Cannibal Tribe Came from the Sea
6. How to Fly in Blackness

Hail Spirit Noir - Mayhem in Blue CD

Formed in Thesaloniki, Greece, in 2010, HAIL SPIRIT NOIR’s lineup is composed of Haris (KATAVASIA, TRANSCENDING BIZARRE?) on Synths, Theoharis (TRANSCENDING BIZARRE?, REX MUNDI,) on guitars and vocals, and J Demian (BLACKDRAWN, DOL AMMAD, WARDRUM TRANSCENDING BIZARRE?) on bass and acoustic guitars. Commenting recently on the new album, the band had this to say:
“It’s been two and a half years since the release of our last album, and with “Mayhem In Blue” we have set out to express our more aggressive side, without sacrificing any of the psychedelic melodies that are an integral part of what we like to call HAIL SPIRIT NOIR’ s “weird black sound”. If anything, in fact, the sound is more enticing and trippy than ever”.

To celebrate the release of “Mayhem in Blue” HAIL SPIRIT NOIR have scheduled two shows in Greece, which will see them play alongside Norwegian Pioneering Experimental Rockers VIRUS. The shows will take place at the Kyttaro Live Club in Athens on the 28th October, and the Eight Ball Live Stage in the band’s home town of Thessaloniki on the 29th October.

More information about HAIL SPIRIT NOIR can be found on the band’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Hail-Spirit-Noir-260062670728238/

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PSYCHEDELIC PROG BLACK METALLERS HAIL SPIRIT NOIR DEBUT TRACK FROM UPCOMING ALBUM

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Dark Essence Records have debuted a track from “Mayhem in Blue” the new album from HAIL SPIRIT NOIR, which is set for release on Dark Essence Records on the 28th October in CD and digital formats, whilst the 12″ vinyl will be available from the 16th December. The track, “I Mean You No Harm” can be heard streaming exclusively at the following:

No Clean Singing: USA
http://www.nocleansinging.com/2016/10/04/an-ncs-premiere-hail-spirit-noir-i-mean-you-harm/

Metal Hammer: Norway
http://www.metalhammer.no/?p=6705

Metal Hammer: UK
http://teamrock.com/feature/2016-10-04/greeces-avant-garde-metallers-hail-spirit-noir-unveil-a-mindboggling-new-track

Metal Hammer: Greece
http://www.metalhammer.gr/ news/item/32689-hail-spirit- noir-ean-you-harm

Rock Hard: Italy
http://rockharditaly.com/hail-spirit-noir-anteprima-nuovo-brano/

KaaosZine: Finland
http://kaaoszine.fi/psykedeelista-black-metallia-soittavan-hail-spirit-noirin-uusi-kappale-kuunneltavissa/

La Grosse Radio: France
http://www.lagrosseradio.com/metal/webzine-metal/actu-metal/p16051-premier-titre-extrait-de-mayhem-in-blue-de-hail-spirit-noir.html

Ultraje: Portugal
http://ultraje.pt/hail-spirit-noir-i-mean-you-harm/

Kvlt: Poland
http://kvlt.pl/newsy/hail-spirit-noir-premiera-singla-i-mean-you-harm/

Spark Magazine: Czech Republic
http://www.spark-rockmagazine.cz/psychedelicky-black-metal-zadny-problem

“Mayhem in Blue” is the third full-length release for Prog Black Metallers HAIL SPIRIT NOIR, who started out in Thessaloniki, Greece, in 2010. The band’s lineup is composed of Haris (KATAVASIA, TRANSCENDING BIZARRE?) on Synths, Theoharis (TRANSCENDING BIZARRE?, REX MUNDI,) on guitars and vocals, and J Demian (BLACKDRAWN, DOL AMMAD, WARDRUM TRANSCENDING BIZARRE?) on bass and acoustic guitars.

With artwork by Olia Pishchanska, tracklisting on “Mayhem in Blue” is as follows:

1. I Mean You Harm
2. Mayhem in Blue
3. Riders to Utopia
4. Lost in Satan’s Charms
5. The Cannibal Tribe Came from the Sea
6. How to Fly in Blackness

Hail Spirit Noir - Mayhem in Blue CD

The band recently gave fans an insight into what they could expect from the new album:

“It’s been two and a half years since the release of our last album, and with “Mayhem In Blue” we have set out to express our more aggressive side, without sacrificing any of the psychedelic melodies that are an integral part of what we like to call HAIL SPIRIT NOIR’ s “weird black sound”. If anything, in fact, the sound is more enticing and trippy than ever.
“Featuring the mixing talents of Dimitris Douvras (ROTTING CHRIST etc) and the exceptional mastering abilities of Alan Douches (CHELSEA WOLFE, MOTORHEAD etc), we feel that the result is an album that elevates our signature psychoprog black metal sound to new levels”.

HAIL SPIRIT NOIR will celebrate the release of “Mayhem in Blue” with two shows in Greece, alongside Norwegian Pioneering Experimental Rockers VIRUS. You can catch them at the Kyttaro Live Club in Athens on the 28th October, and the Eight Ball Live Stage in their home town of Thessaloniki on the 29th October.

“Mayhem in Blue” is now available to pre-order in CD and vinyl formats from https://www.darkessencerecords.no/shop/ and the US website at https://darkessence.aisamerch.com , as well as at https://hailspiritnoir.bandcamp.com where the album is also available digitally.

More information about HAIL SPIRIT NOIR can be found on the band’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Hail-Spirit-Noir-260062670728238/

Tracks from all of DARK ESSENCE RECORDS releases can be heard at http://soundcloud.com/dark-essence-records/sets/dark-essence-records

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PSYCHEDELIC PROG BLACK METALLERS HAIL SPIRIT NOIR ANNOUNCE RELEASE DATE AND REVEAL ARTWORK FOR UPCOMING ALBUM

“Mayhem In Blue”, the new album form Psychedelic Prog Black Metallers HAIL SPIRIT NOIR, is set for release on Dark Essence Records on the 14th October. The album will be the third full-length release for the Greek trio, whose debut album “Pneuma” appeared in 2012, followed by 2014’s “”Oi Magoi”.

Commenting on what fans can expect from “Mayhem In Blue”, the band had this to say: “It’s been two and a half years since the release of our last album, and with “Mayhem In Blue” we have set out to express our more aggressive side, without sacrificing any of the psychedelic melodies that are an integral part of what we like to call HAIL SPIRIT NOIR’ s “weird black sound”. If anything, in fact, the sound is more enticing and trippy than ever.

“Featuring the mixing talents of Dimitris Douvras (ROTTING CHRIST etc) and the exceptional mastering abilities of Alan Douches (CHELSEA WOLFE, MOTORHEAD etc), we feel that the result is an album that elevates our signature psychoprog black metal sound to new levels”.

Artwork for the six-track album is by Olia Pishchanska.

Formed in Thessaloniki in 2010, HAIL SPIRIT NOIR’s lineup is composed of Haris (KATAVASIA, TRANSCENDING BIZARRE?) on Synths, Theoharis (TRANSCENDING BIZARRE?, REX MUNDI,) on guitars and vocals, and J Demian (BLACKDRAWN, DOL AMMAD, WARDRUM TRANSCENDING BIZARRE?) on bass and acoustic guitars. The band’s debut full-length album “Pneuma” was released on Code666/Aural Music in 2012, followed by the sophomore album “Oi Magoi” in 2014.

More information about HAIL SPIRIT NOIR can be found on the band’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Hail-Spirit-Noir-260062670728238/

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DARK ESSENCE RECORDS SIGNS PSYCHEDELIC PROG BLACK METALLERS HAIL SPIRIT NOIR

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Having just released a new album from LUCIFER’s CHILD, Norway’s Dark Essence Records today announced that they have signed a second band from Greece, namely Psychedelic Prog Black Metal trio HAIL SPIRIT NOIR.

Formed in Thessaloniki in 2010, HAIL SPIRIT NOIR’s lineup is composed of Haris (KATAVASIA, TRANSCENDING BIZARRE?) on Synths, Theoharis (TRANSCENDING BIZARRE?, REX MUNDI,) on guitars and vocals, and J Demian (BLACKDRAWN, DOL AMMAD, WARDRUM TRANSCENDING BIZARRE?) on bass and acoustic guitars. The band’s debut full-length album “Pneuma” was released on Code666/Aural Music in 2012, followed by the sophomore album “Oi Magoi” in 2014.

Describing their sound as “retro, yet modern”, HAIL SPIRIT NOIR are currently working on their 3rd full length album, which will be released on Dark Essence Records on a date as yet to be specified. Will it be, in the band’s own words, “a psychoprog black metal album of trippy melodies and satiric ecstasy” like their last album? Watch this space!

More information about HAIL SPIRIT NOIR can be found on the band’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Hail-Spirit-Noir-260062670728238/

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Tracks from all of DARK ESSENCE RECORDS releases can be heard at http://soundcloud.com/dark-essence-records/sets/dark-essence-records or embedded using the following code:

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Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Hail-Spirit-Noir-260062670728238/
Band Contact: transbizarre@yahoo.com

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