DARKTHRONE: Release Dates Announced For New Single, Full-Length Album

Peaceville Records has set a January 23, 2006 release date for the new DARKTHRONE single, "Too Old, Too Cold". The single will be available as a CD-single and a limited-edition 12-inch vinyl single on polar white vinyl.

"Too Old, Too Cold" track listing:

01. Too Old, Too Cold
02. High on Cold War (feat. Grutle from ENSLAVED on guest vocals) (exclusive to this single)
03. Love in a Void (SIOUXSIE & THE BANSHEES cover, exclusive to this single)
04. Graveyard Slut (Nocturno on vocals, exclusive to this single)

DARKTHRONE's new full-length effort, "The Cult Is Alive", will be released on February 27. The album will be available on CD, special-edition CD featuring the band's first-ever promo video (for "Too Old, Too Cold") and on limited-edition shark grey vinyl.

"The Cult is Alive" track listing:

01. The Cult Of Goliath
02. Too Old, Too Cold
03. Atomic Coming
04. Graveyard Slut (Fenriz on vocals)
05. Underdogs And Overlords
06. Whiskey Funeral
07. De Underjordiske
08. Tyster På Gud
09. Shut Up
10. Forebyggende Krig

Peaceville Records have just released a special edition boxset of DARKTHRONE's "Preparing for War" anthology (originally issued in 2001), which covers more rare tracks and includes a DVD of rare interview and live footage. It is only available for pre-order online from Peaceville's online store at this location (product will ship from December 14).

"Preparing for War" special edition boxset features two CDs and a DVD and comes in a clam box, complete with poster and booklet containing an in-depth interview with the band, conducted by U.K. journalist James Hinchliffe.


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