Canadian black/death metal horde NECRONOMICON are embarking on their headlining tour of Canada. The band kick off their trek tonight in Ottawa, and travel through Ontario, Manitoba, Alberta, British Columbia, and Saskatoon before concluding on August 27. A full list of confirmed dates can be found below.
NECRONOMICON are touring in support of their pulverizing new album, ‘Advent of the Human God’. The album, hailed as “a truly diverse album, perfectly balancing plenty of atmosphere with their iconic chugging riffs and pummeling blast beats.” (Exclaim) is streaming now, here.
Regarding the tour, NECRONOMICON mastermind Rob The Witch comments:
“We spent our time touring US more than any other places these last 4 years, now its time we kick ass in our own land. We are happy to do that run with Abiotic and Vesperia for the entire month of August and just Before joining force with Marduk for our US tour in September. See you all soon .”
‘Advent of the Human God’ was released in North America on March 25 (March 18 worldwide). The album is available for pre-order at the Season of Mist E-Shop. NECRONOMICON previously streamed a music video for the track “Crown of Thorns” here.
The album art and track list for ‘Advent of the Human God’ can be found below.
1. The Descent
2. Advent of the Human God
3. The Golden Gods
4. Okkultis Trinity
5. Unification of the Pillars
6. Crown of Thorns
7. The Fjord
9. I (Bringer of Light)
10. Innocence and Wrath (Celtic Frost cover)
11. Alchemy Of The Avatar
NECRONOMICON tour dates:
8/4 – Ottawa, ON @ Mavericks
What the press is saying about NECRONOMICON:
“Necronomicon continues to be one of extreme metal’s most underrated majicks… [they] channel the best moments of Behemoth and symphonic death à la Fleshgod Apocalypse while remaining entirely Necronomicon.” – Bravewords
“…old-school death metal brought closer into the modern era, but without sacrificing those big booming blast beats or guttural growls.” – MetalUnderground.com