Saturday, 3 January 2015

Merdarahta - New Album Info and Exclusive Song Premiere of WOUNDED.

As The Dark Clouds Swept Away We Could See The Sunset cover art

Album Type: Album
Date Released: 20th Jan 2015
Label: Noise Salvation Recordings

As The Dark Clouds Swept Away We Could See The Sunset – Track Listing

1.Dirt Bodies
2.The Dark Clouds
3.Their Blank Stares
6.Poverty Will Spread


Current & ex-members of Fuck The Facts, Winters In Osaka, The Sun Through A Telescope, Mekhaya and Black Oak Decline come together to create dark and haunting atmospheres, with heavy droning guitars driven through walls of noise. Simple and subdued.


Mélanie Mongeon - vocals
Seb Choquette - guitar, additional percussion
Topon Das - bass, samples
Leigh Newton - drums, vocals, budda machine


As The Dark Clouds Swept Away We Could See The Sunset' is Merdarahta's 5th release, but the first one to capture the live representation of the project. As The Dark Clouds Swept Away...' was recorded, mixed & mastered at Apartment 2 Nov 11th to December 7th 2014 by Topon Das

Watch studio videos here:

The release date is Tuesday, January 20th (digital & limited edition CD) via Noise Salvation:

Pre-orders are available here:

Merdarahta have kindly allowed ourselves here at Sludgelord HQ to exclusively stream a song from their excellent new album. I will be reviewing this in the next couple of weeks or so. Until then witness the full disturbing power of WOUNDED:

You have been warned!!!

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