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Friday, March 03, 2017

NEWS: Dimmu Borgir orchestrating lie release

OH dear, oh dear…buckle yerself in because those black metal mentalists Dimmu Borgir are releasing some live stuff and threatening to get back in the saddle.

On April 28th, the Norwegian symphonic black metal giants, Dimmu Borgir, will unleash their highly anticipated double-DVD/BluRay ‘Forces Of The Northern Night’ upon mankind.

On this brand new release you can witness two different live shows: The legendary concert in Oslo, showing Dimmu Borgir on stage with the Norwegian Radio Orchestra and a bombastic choir, as well as the entire performance at Wacken Open Air with almost 100 musicians in action.

These monumental live rituals mark the beginning of the band's epic return planned for 2017.

Watch the first trailer for ‘Forces Of The Northern Night’ here and take a look behind the scenes of this ambitious orchestra production: https://youtu.be/Dflre4AOhAU 

And in case you missed the video for 'Mourning Palace (live at Wacken)', you can watch it here:

Both the show in Oslo and the show at Wacken contain the following live tracks:
01. Xibir (orchestra)
02. Born Treacherous
03. Gateways
04. Dimmu Borgir (orchestra)
05. Dimmu Borgir
06. Chess With The Abyss
07. Ritualist
08. A Jewel Traced Through Coal
09. Eradication Instincts Defined (orchestra)
10. Vredesbyrd
11. Progenies Of The Great Apocalypse
12. The Serpentine Offering
13. Fear And Wonder (orchestra)
14. Kings Of The Carnival Creation
15. Puritania
16. Mourning Palace
17. Perfection Or Vanity (orchestra)

Get the physical formats of ‘Forces Of The Northern Night’ here:

Pre-order the live shows now digitally and receive 'Mourning Palace (live in Oslo)' instantly.
Pre-order ‘Forces Of The Northern Night’ Digital Album

This unique combination of elegance and extravagance has long seemed like a natural evolution for fans, but much time, arrangements and commitment were necessary to put this gigantic production into reality and fill the stage with 90 minutes of mind blowing sets per night. The shows guide the fans through classics from the band's discography - from the majestic finisher 'Mourning Palace' to the stomping manifesto 'Puritania' and the haunting 'Gateways'... Norway's DIMMU BORGIR know how to leave nothing behind but pure ashes.

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