Long-running Irish folk metal act WAYLANDER has issued the following update:
"First of all, we are pleased to announce the return of Gareth Murdock on guitars. We are back to a six-piece once again and his first show back with us will be in Swansea in October.
We will be embarking on a three-night UK tour in a few weeks time with ANNWN, SILURIA and RAVENAGE. The venues and dates are as follows:
Oct. 23 - The Milkwood Jam, Swansea (Wales)
Oct. 24 - The Porter Butt, Bath (England)
Oct. 25 - The Unicorn, London (England) FREE GIG
"Also, before the end of the year we will be appearing in France for the first time on the 20th December at the Cernunnos Pagan Fest 3 in the La Loco Club in Paris. Other bands to appear on the bill will be OBTEST, MELECHESH and many more... A month later on the 24th January we are returning to Germany for the Winternoise Festival in the N8 Club in Osnabrück. Other bands to appear on the bill are MOONSORROW, THYRFING, THE VISION BLEAK and many more...
"Keep tuned as there will be more gig and festival dates appearing in the upcoming weeks."
WAYLANDER's latest album, "Honour Amongst Chaos", was released this past summer via Listenable Records. According to a press release, the CD is "more powerful and beautiful than ever, using a vast array of Irish folk instruments and armed with their passion for metal in its truest form," according to a press release. "Blending epic atmospheres and relentless brutality, 'Honour Amongst Chaos' reflects the heart and soul of pagan warriors worldwide."