Promo for first single 'The Leer', taken from the debut album Curse of the Red River, from Finland's Barren Earth available on Peaceville Records.
Featuring former members of Amorphis & current members of Swallow the Sun, Moonsorrow & Kreator, immaculately fusing death metal with progressive rock & folk elements.
“The debut album will be huge!”
“I can already predict a lot of success for Barren Earth. You'll hear a lot about this band in 2010”
“This collective has the talent of Opeth and they are not ashamed to show this influence… a new super band has been born”
Lords of Metal
“Barren Earth challenged themselves and the metal scene. They created a masterpiece, earthshaking for every progressive and technical metal fan. With such an entrance, you are rarely forgotten!”
Reflections of Darkness
“Potent, aristocratic and utterly beautiful.” Terrorizer
“The perfect blend of light and darkness. A new level of amazing has been reached!!”
Dan Swano (Unisound - Katatonia/Opeth/Bloodbath)
For audio samples, and more information on Barren Earth go to: peaceville.com/barrenearth
Buy Barren Earth albums from burningshed.com/store/peaceville/collection/327/