OFFICIAL NEWSBLOG OF ABSU

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

HQ Full Album MP3s Available For Purchase

After long demand, full album MP3s are available for purchase - see the "Audio / Visual" page on the official site.

Link here.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

"In the Eyes of Ioldánach" LP Re-Issue Available For Pre-Order

Link Here

ABSU (US) In the Eyes of Ioldánach + Bonus tracks Official Reissue LP (CRYPT41-2)

Texas occult metal legends once again join forces with the Crypt to unleash their 1998 masterpiece "In the Eyes of Ioldánach" plus the bonus tracks that were featured in the original 2014 "The Third Storm of Cythraul" 3 LP box set, this time presented as an affordable single LP.

This killer slab of wax comes housed in 350 gram semi-gloss jacket, featuring the the original original Kris Verwimp cover illustration and layout as well as a 2 sided printed insert with lyrics and band photos. Side one features the original 1998 EP, and side 2 features the bonus track "The Gold Torques of Ulaid" as well as 4 live soundboard tracks. All tracks have been meticulously mastered for vinyl from the original DAT tape for optimum sound.

LPs will be on classic black, deep purple or bone colored wax limited to 500 total.

Track List:

V.I.T.R.I.O.L.

Hallstatt

Manannán

Never Blow Out the Eastern Candle

The Gold Torques Of Uláid

...And Shineth Unto The Cold Cometh... (Live)

Fantasizing To The Third Of The Pagan Vision / ...Of Celtic Fire, We Are Born... (Live)

Drum Solo (Live)

The Gold Torques Of Uláid (Live)

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Vault Update - New Shirt Available

The Vault has been updated to include a new European 2016 Tour Shirt. Click here for details.

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Ticket Information for December 2016 Tour

02nd Dec - Paris – Glazart (NO ABSU)

https://www.facebook.com/events/193025327774263

03rd Dec - Brescia - Circolo Colony

https://www.facebook.com/events/1103754113022348/

04th Dec - Zurich - Dynamo

https://www.facebook.com/events/997135473726145/

06th Dec - Kosice - Collosseum

https://www.facebook.com/events/1430882250258757

07th Dec - Lubljana - Kino Siska

https://www.facebook.com/events/1583898155247015/

08th Dec - Ostrava - Barrack Club

https://www.facebook.com/events/1775480896073285/

09th Dec - Wroclaw - Alibi

https://www.facebook.com/events/1335524839795524/

10th Dec - Berlin - Nuke Club

https://www.facebook.com/events/300922436934417/

11th Dec - Tilburg - Dudok

https://www.facebook.com/events/295670160825280/

12th Dec - Glasgow - Classic Grand

https://www.facebook.com/events/512751608929993/

13th Dec - London - Islington Academy

https://www.facebook.com/events/659933337503911/

14th Dec - Oberhausen – Helvete (NO BELPHEGOR)

https://www.facebook.com/events/176513822758506/

15th Dec - Ludwigsburg - Rockfabrik

https://www.facebook.com/events/613568028817799/

16th Dec - Ingolstadt - Eventhalle Westpark

https://www.facebook.com/events/868247346638839

17th Dec - Bruges - Entrepot

https://www.facebook.com/events/1597099313923550/

18th Dec - Hamburg - Logo

https://www.facebook.com/events/1618312791799954/

19th Dec - Flensburg - Roxy

https://www.facebook.com/events/170050773425362/

20th Dec - Erfurt - From Hell

https://www.facebook.com/events/649012488608966/

Monday, November 14, 2016

"The Third Storm of Cythraul" Re-Issue LP Available For Pre-Order Now

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ABSU (US) The Third Storm of Cythrául Offical Reissue Gatefold 2LP set (CRYPT41-1) These killer slabs of wax come housed in a 350 gram gatefold jacket featuring the original The Third Storm of Cythrául cover artwork by Kris Verwimp, and the original 1997 Osmose records gatefold jacket layout. LP one will feature the original 1995 sound recording mastered from the original DAT tape, and LP 2 featurea the 2013 remix of the album sounding as the band originally intended.

Limited to 500 copies, 175 on Black Vinyl, 175 on Red Vinyl and 150 on Electric Blue Vinyl.

Saturday, October 29, 2016

Hollow Myths re-releasing Limited Edition Equimanthon and Equitant material

Available here and here. All items are official, limited and exclusive.

Equimanthorn - Entrance to the Ancient Flame

A five part ceremonial ritual of spiritual invocation. Droned incantation expressing anguish and hatred. Blasphemous Black Ambient Death. Mystical, Avant-Garde, Occult, Esoteric and Mythological. Nearly 2 hours of sonic malevolence. Made from the original 1992 master tapes.

All copies include a Silver Cassette, New artwork layout by Canrith Knox, Poster with never before seen photography by Equitant of Proscriptor, and wild harvested thorns. The first 12 copies will also come with a wood musk black candle for your journey.

Equitant - The Great Lands of Minas Ithil

Recorded on the night of August 13th, 1994 at Thy Moon Eternal Studios. Produced by Equitant and Black Mass Prayer.

Equitant Ifernain (King Agurak) - Synths, Lyrics, Effects, Voice

Black Mass Prayer - Synths, Effects

Shaftiel (lord of all Shadows) - Narrator, Effects, Voice

Made from the original master tape. Includes Poster and Insert with the tale of Agurak. The first 16 copies will come with an antique opalescent teardrop stickpin. The first 9 copies will also come with a red Ulbrik Mandrak Star stone.

Equitant / Equimanthorn Shirts

Look to The Black Mountain of the North. From the shadows of our first cassette release of Equitant - The Great Lands of Minas Ithil and in the dark light of the coming Equimanthorn - Entrance to the Ancient Flame very special cassette release, we make an offering for the first time...The limited and official Equitant & Equimanthorn shirts and long sleeves exclusively from Hollow Myths! Featuring the original artwork from '94, never before seen photography from '93 and logo drawing by Equitant.