Phil Swanson (Hour of 13, Sumerlands, Vestal Claret, Briton Rites, Seamount), and drummer, Justin DeTore (Innumerable Forms, Magic Circle, Sumerlands, Mind Eraser, & more) join us to talk about the new self titled E.P. from Solemn Lament! We play new music from the band as well as new releases from Iron Maiden, The Lion's Daughter, Hrom, Tommy Stewart's Dyerwulf, Deadscape, and Michael Fulkerson! We also played some classic from Hour Of 13, Briton Rites, Vestal Claret, Ted Nugent & The Amboy Dukes, and Judas Priest!
1 - Stratego/The Time Machine/Hell On Earth - Iron Maiden
2 - The Zach Moonshine Intro
3 - Soldiers Of Satan/Demons All Around Me - Hour Of 13
4 - The Wizard's Pipe - Briton Rites
5 - Solemn Lament - Interview Featuring Celeste/Old Crow/Stricken
6 - Great Goat God/Black Priest/So Mote It Be - Vestal Claret
7 - Pony Express - Ted Nugent & The Amboy Dukes
8 - Painkiller/Night Crawler/A Touch Of Evil - Judas Priest
9 - Turbo Lover/Burning Inside/Negative Creep - The Lion's Daughter
10 - Stargunner - Hrom
11 - Shadow in the Well - Tommy Stewart's Dyerwulf
12 - In Desolate Silence - Deadscape
13 - Metal Pitbull Thug - Michael Fulkerson
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Limited cassette release coming soon from Sword Worship Records
Blending early UK doom influences with a nod to stateside doom, Solemn Lament is a bicoastal collaboration of vocalist Phil Swanson (Hour of 13, Sumerlands, Vestal Claret, Briton Rites, Seamount), drummer, Justin DeTore (Innumerable Forms, Magic Circle, Sumerlands, Mind Eraser, & more), bassist, Drew Wardlaw (Blind Dead, Dry-Rot, Uranium Orchard), lead guitarist, Adam Jacino (Blind Dead) and rhythm guitarist, Eric Wenstrom.
Debut tracks feature instruments that were recorded at Big Bad Sound in Los Angeles and vocals that were recorded at Solomon’s Gate in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
released August 9, 2021
All songs written by Solemn Lament
All lyrics written by Phil Swanson
All instruments recorded at Big Bad Sound, Los Angeles, CA
Engineered by Zach Fisher Assistant Engineer Matt Connell
Vocals recorded at Solomon’s Gate, Philadelphia, PA
Engineered by Arthur Rizk
Produced, Mixed and Mastered by Arthur Rizk
Cover Art: “Sleeping Guardians” by Franck Besançon
Logo by Sarah Love