Watain Announce New Album The Wild Hunt


Black metal powerhouse Watain have announced the title and release date of the eagerly anticipated follow-up to 2011’s “Lawless Darkness.”

The Wild Hunt” will be released via Century Media on August 19, 2013 and was mixed at the Necromorbus Studio in Alvik, Sweden by Tore Stjerna.

“After 120 nights of iron will and ardent magic, the fifth full-length album of Watain is now complete,” comment the band in a statement. “With broken bones and burning hearts we have ploughed our way through deepest winter into a new wilderness, to which we will open the gates at summers end. THE WILD HUNT will be released on August 19th in Europe and August 20th in USA. Beware the rising star of dawn…”