- May 15th, 2013 ?
? TÝR, hailing all the means from the Faroe Islands, are currently taping their new cd with producer Jacob Hansen (Volbeat, Aborted, Mercenary) at his studios in Denmark. For drum monitoring on this cd, TÝR has employed the services of George Kollias, among metal’s most achieved drummers, mainly understood for his work in Nile, as well as Nightfall. A video featuring drum monitoring highlights, along with a short message from Kollias, is streaming now on youtube RIGHT HERE.
George Kollias talk about the experience: “Hey Týr fans, this is George Kollias and I hope you are ALL ready for a crushing brand-new album from Týr !!! I had the satisfaction to tape-record the drums on the new cd, we had a definitely terrific time in the studio and I gotta inform you, the product is extremely sturdy and catchy, I’m 100 % sure you will all enjoy this brand-new album !! Big thanks to Heri, Terji and Gunnar for the opportunity and to Jacob Hansen for his incredible work with the recordings!”
TÝR remarks: “It was an enjoyment to have George in studio. He’s an impressive drummer and he definitely made an influence on this cd. We’re very excited to launch this cd” ? ? Heri, Terji & & Gunnar A recent announcement on the TÝR facebook page has confirmed that the band has actually parted methods with drummer Kári Streymoy. The band commented on the friendly split:“We are sorry for to inform you that Kári Streymoy and the rest of the band have parted methods. Kári suffered a back injury in 2008, and ever since he has had some problems with his drumming. That is the major reason that the co-operation has been troublesome for time now, and we lastly decided to part methods. We wish to thank Kári for his time in the band. It’s been wonderful to have you with us, we wish you the finest of luck in the future and we hope you recuperate completely some day.”
This cd will be the band’s seventh full length effort. Among the brand-new tracks, “The Lay of Our Love”, will include a duet with TÝR vocalist Heri Joensen and Liv Kristine from Leaves Eyes. In an update on facebook.com/leaveseyesofficial, Kristine announced:
“Dear Viking-Metal Fans & & Friends,
I am extremely pleased to reveal that I will be signing up with Týr for the duet THE LAY OF OUR LOVE on their up-coming album (title still to be exposed), which is set to be launched this Fall. Heri currently joined Leaves’ Eyes at our headliner show in Wacken Open Air 2012. This was an absolute emphasize during our live performance, additionally, I truly like his voice and I am grateful for the invitation. An exceptional track, with inspiring tunes and lyrics, showing the authenticity of Týr.
Even more details will be unveiled in the open months as songs and art are finished. The band has actually been uploading images from the studio throughout the recording process, so make certain to follow them at facebook.com/tyrband for candid pictures and individual updates from the band.