German black metallers NEBELKRÄHE
have inked a deal with Mighty Music
Three years after the release of its debut album, NEBELKRÄHE
has completed work on the follow-up, "Lebensweisen"
, to be made available on February 18. NEBELKRÄHE
was founded as a traditional death/black metal band in early 2007 in Munich. Not long after this, the style of the band changed in to a slightly progressive yet melancholic black metal, and in early 2008 umbrA
) joined the band, thus completing the lineup. NEBELKRÄHE
released its debut CD, "entfremdet"
, in June 2009 and is now ready with its second full-length album, "Lebensweisen"
. The CD was mixed and mastered by Christoph Brandes
at Iguana Studios
). The aim of his work was to give the material a contemporary sound, yet maintain the charm of a "natural“ black metal production, as well as combine tradition and a modern feel in the sound.
According to a press release, "Lebensweisen"
offers a versatile and highly individual combination of traditional black metal elements and a plethora of influences from other genres, that makes the sound progressive and vintage at the same time, and clearly aimed at fans from both ends of the genre. Markus Stock
, THE VISION BLEAK
) calls it "a very original album that can hardly be compared to others."