Russian underground production team Aspherical Asphyxia is compiling a triple tribute to EMPEROR/VED BUENS ENDE/ARCTURUS entitled "Old Crown, New Spawn". According to a press release, contributing artists will offer not only covers of renowned songs, but also reveal their own material as well.

"Old Crown, New Spawn" is mostly orthodox metal compilation, comprising over two hours of black metal ranging from raw and proto-black to symphonic, avantgarde and experimental.

The compilation will be available for free download on April 15.

Bands willing to contribute should contact Aspherical Asphyxia no later than March 15 via [email protected]

The cover artwork for the release was created by eminent Russian artist Cyrill Quecksilber Kazanov and can be viewed below.


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