From the deceptive elegance and dual atmospheres of opener ‘Darker Thoughts‘ through to the crushing, baroque doom of war-torn closer‚ ‘Ravenghast‘ ‘Obsidian“ reveals a band in masterful control of a broad array of vital ideas.
Check out the teaser for new single/video for “Darker Thoughts below;
Most noticeably, the record boasts several songs that draw heavily from the much-loved, Kohl-encrusted days of ‘80s gothic rock: in particular, newly-minted PARADISE LOST anthems‚ Ghosts‘ is a guaranteed dancefloor-filler at any discerning goth nightclub.
Powered by a lust for creativity and a stout devotion to haunting heaviness, PARADISE LOST have defied the odds by coming back stronger than ever over the past decade.
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“Obsidian”, the new album of Gothic legends PARADISE LOST will be released on 15th May. Catch them at Bloodstock Open Air this August.