Relapse Records has announced the signing of Portland, Oregon blackened death/doom quartet ATRIARCH. The band will enter the studio in June with producer Billy Anderson (SLEEP, EYEHATEGOD, AGALLOCH) to record its third full-length effort for a late 2013 release.Says ATRIARCH: "It is an honor to be joining the ranks of Relapse Records. We are truly privileged to be able to stand along side so many great acts as peers. "We are constantly evolving as artists and we want to do something new with each release. Having said that, it will always be dark and heavy and honestly reflect how we feel. ATRIARCH is a manifestation of our catharsis." Formed in 2009, ATRIARCH has released two full-lengths albums — "Forever The End" in 2011 via Seventh Rule and "Ritual Of Passing" in 2012 via Profound Lore — plus a split with ALARIC on 20 Buck Spin.
To comment on a BLABBERMOUTH.NET story or review, you must be logged in to an active personal account on Facebook. Once you're logged in, you will be able to comment. User comments or postings do not reflect the viewpoint of BLABBERMOUTH.NET and BLABBERMOUTH.NET does not endorse, or guarantee the accuracy of, any user comment. BLABBERMOUTH.NET reserves the right to delete postings that may be considered offensive, illegal or inappropriate and to block users that violate the site's Terms Of Service. To report any abusive, obscene, defamatory, racist, homophobic or threatening comments, or anything that may violate any applicable laws, please send an e-mail to blabbermouthinbox(@)gmail.com with pertinent details.