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Saturday, June 10, 2023

Ancient Settlers released a new video “Silent December”

International modern, melodic death metal outfit Ancient Settlers has a new video out in “Silent December”.

“Silent December” is the last single from the album “Our Last Eclipse”, released by Crusader Records.

You can watch the video for the new single here at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qR_JqODPxoo

Here, the band explores the darkest melodies and turns up the speed over almost all the compositions, creating An epic and dramatic atmosphere across all the songs.

Moreover, the band announced dates across Spain, Portugal, France, Netherlands, Belgium and Switzerland in October.

“Our Last Eclipse”, the first full-length of the band’ is out now digitally across all platforms along here, also in physical format.

Ancient Settlers was founded in 2020 and actually is composed by Carlos Chiesa-Estomba & Herman Riera (formerly of Haboryn), Rene González (Aesthesis), Agustin Martinez, Miguel Herrera and Antony Hämäläinen (Meridian Dawn, Nightrage & Armageddon) – A group of musicians with more than fifteen years of experience in the European and American metal circuit. 

In January of 2021, they released their first digital single “Diamond Eyes”, alongside a limited-edition 7″ vinyl.

The following February, the band released their debut album “Autumnus”. Both were recorded in Portugal, France, Spain and the USA, and had Daniel Cardoso (Anathema, Anneke Van Grisbergen) mix and master the album, as well as Gus ‘Perkele’ Sazes (Angra, Kamelot, Gus G, Firewind, Arch Enemy) design the artwork. In the summer of 2021, the band travels throughout Portugal, France and Spain in the “Autumnus European Tour”. 

Most recently, the band released their forthcoming 10-track album “Our Last Eclipse”, that has been produced at Freedman Studies (Gothenburg, Sweden) by Grammy award-winner Fredrik Nordstrom.

The album was released via Crusader Records, a subsidiary of Golden Robot Entertainment Group.