Irish black metal band DRAKONIS have unveiled details for the forthcoming album “Blessed By Embers“, following up on great acclaim garnered from their more recent concept work, late 2017’s “The Great Miasma“.
Their debut full length is a story driven concept spanning eight songs. Each taking us through a different chapter following the rise and fall of a charismatic cult leader, who allows darkness and fire to shape and purify his followers, ‘The Wretched’.
2. From The Eternal
3. Fear Of The Wretched
4. Blessed By Embers
5. Of Dusk And Of Pyre
6. As The Rot
7. All Is Still
8. An Anthem Of Ashes
The new album is out April 3rd via Hostile Media and is available to pre-order at this location.
DRAKONIS was formed in 2009 in Lisburn, Northern Ireland. The current line-up is Stephenie Dickey (Bass), Lee Mccartney (Drums), Tommy Hewitt (Guitars), Saul McMichael (Guitars), Steve Reynolds (Vocals) and Serah Decay (Keyboards).
You can keep up to the date with the band by following their Facebook Page.
A lyric video for the first track “Threnody” can be seen below:
Also watch the video “Let Us Pray“, from the EP “The Great Miasma”.