Today we are super-excited to team up with Black Bow Records to premiere the song “Duchess,” by retro hard rock/metal band, 1968. The song, which is taken from their forthcoming EP Fortuna Havana, is a blistering five minutes of awesome proto-metal. The EP will be released digitally on February 10th, 2017. Be sure to check out our review of the song “Fortuna Havana” right here.

So, what are you waiting for? Crank the track up and check out the band’s previous material on Bandcamp.

Fortuna Havana Track Listing:

01. Vorpal
02. War Dogs
03. Duchess
04. Fortuna Havana


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