The Skinny: Progressive rock/metal outfit Anciients are streaming their Season of Mist debut, Heart of Oak in it’s entirety – listen below. Named “One of 2013’s most anticipated albums” (Decibel), Anciients’s Heart of Oak is poised to become one of early 2013’s most anticipated albums. The modern, progressive quartet craft songs as nuanced and expressive as the range of human emotion, without eschewing their hard rock/heavy metal roots.

Heart of Oak is released on April 16th in North America (April 12th elsewhere), and will be available on Ltd Ed. digipack with 2 bonus tracks, jewel case CD, limited edition double gate-fold Lp, and digitally.

Heart of Oak Track Listing:

01. Raise the Sun
02. Overthrone
03. Falling in Line
04. The Longest River
05. One Foot in the Light
06. Giants
07. Faith and Oath
08. Flood and Fire
09. For Lisa

Digipack Bonus Tracks:
10. Humanist
11. Built to Die


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