Dark Essence Records will release the sixth full-length studio offering from Norwegian avant metal collective, Madder Mortem later this month. Titled Red in Tooth and Claw, the ten-track production – their first in seven years — was recorded and produced by guitarist BP M. Kirkevaag, mastered by Peter In de Betou and comes shrouded in the artwork of Christian Ruud (Tristania, Frantic Bleep).

In advance of its release, they’re streaming the opening hymn, “Blood On The Sand”! Red in Tooth and Claw will be released October 28tth in CD and digital formats, with the vinyl edition hitting streets on December 6th.

Red in Tooth and Claw Track Listing:

01. Blood On The Sand
02. If I Could
03. Fallow Season
04. Pitfalls
05. All The Giants Are Dead
06. Returning To The End Of The World
07. Parasites
08. Stones For Eyes
09. The Whole Where Your Heart Belongs
10. Underdogs

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