The U.S.-based dark metal bandURN®has inked a deal withDark Moon Records, a subsidiary ofDark Moon Productionsfor their new upcoming album, “Epiphany”, to be released world-wide onTuesday, August 25th, 2015.
Watch URN’s “Cast In Amber” Music Video From Their Upcoming Album “Epiphany” Below:
Since 2000,URN®has been on a musical journey exploring the darker aspects of both the conscious mind and the unconscious soul. The band has been captivating audiences across multiple genres and have been establishing themselves as one the more energetic live acts to see. The line-up consists of seasoned veterans formerly of national acts such asThe Electric Hellfire ClubandDiabolic Intent.[ref]This is a footnote[/ref]
This will beURN’sfifth major release following up their“Consecrated Ashes” EP (2002),“Desecrated Ashes” EP (2003),“Dancing with the Demigods” LP (2006), and“Scribings of a Forgotten Soul” LP (2009).
URN®has drawn comparisons from national trade media to artists such asType O Negative,Lacuna Coil,Amorphis,Nightwish,My Dying Brideand many similar acts of whom they have shared the stage with over the years and find a certain beauty in darkness.
In addition, the band over the years has collaborated with artists of other mediums such asMichelle Belanger, noted author of thePsychic Vampire Codexand former cast member ofA&E’s Paranormal State.
Scott Clendenin, formerly of the pioneering death metal bandDeath, had been performing withURN®the past two years until his untimely passing this past March due to health complications. The band has dedicated this new album to his memory.
The band has filmed and released a promotional music video for the title track and is currently in talks with a new booking agency for touring plans to support the new release for the fall of 2015 and the majority of 2016.