The Northern Lights city is a beautiful nickname for a city, and the city with that honor is the Norwegian city of Alta. Far above the Arctic Circle lies Alta, there’s a rumbling of brutality shaking the earth from a young, dynamic metal quintet known as Féleth. The track Arise,
Creating heavy, melodic assaults, that transcends the traditional limits of the genre, these great northern Norwegians, are taking their influences of death metal, thrash, deathcore, rock and even elements of Jazz to unleash to the world their debut album Depravity due out via DeadPop Records on May 22, 2020.
The album was mixed and mastered by death metal legend, Christian Donaldson (Cryptopsy, Shadow of Intent, The Agonist, Beyond Creation) at The Grid Productions. The album also features guest vocals from hometown hero, singer / songwriter Petter Carlsen. The track Pestilence,
Lyrically the album pulls away from traditional death metal tropes, to also criticize capitalism, pollution, fake news and the depravity of humanity at large. Musically, the full length features beautiful melodic leads, heavy chugging guitars, bass solo’s, fast intricate drum work and the huge vocal range from the lead vocalist, Espen Dagenborg.
The album is for fans of Sylosis, Dying Fetus, Cryptopsy, Archspire, Shadow Of Intent, Cattle Decapitation.