Calling all progressive metal and doom enthusiasts! Alvablot, the brainchild of Petter Karlsson, proudly presents their latest single, "Phobias from the Past," set to be released on July 5, 2023. This follows their debut album, "Harmonic Dystopia," which made waves in the metal scene in 2022.
Striking an unparalleled balance between doom and progressive metal, "Phobias from the Past" blends Scandinavian folk melodies with Petter's renowned multi-instrumental. Petter Karlsson, best known for his work with Therion, Diablo Swing Orchestra, Snowy Shaw, Skyblood, and others, skillfully wields his experience to breathe life into this stunning new single.
Delving into themes of transient existence, moral struggle, and the repercussions of our choices, the lyrics take listeners on a philosophical journey that resonates deeply with human experience. So prepare yourself for a profound and soul-stirring musical journey that will captivate your mind and stir your soul.
With tones and themes that appeal to fans of Fates Warning, Candlemass, and Black Sabbath, "Phobias from the Past" stands as a testament to Petter Karlsson's creative vision and musical prowess. This self-released gem, recorded in Stockholm at Studio Wellerfors and Elf Studios, offers a mesmerizing experience that no metal fan should miss.