||KRAMPUS FACING THE FUTURE RATHER THAN THE PAST AND RE-KINDLING EMBERS OF HONOUR, PRIDE, TRADITIONS AND FREEDOM
13th July 2012
The Udine, Italy based modern folk Metal band Krampus can safely be regarded as the most promising and fast-rising star in their genre, all the while further expanding the boundaries of folk Metal as we know it.
With no less than eight band members and an extensive use of traditional folk instruments, they invite you to draw comparisons to the very elite of bands that devote themselves to bringing together old and new.
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Now you are able to listen to a brand new song from their debut album called 'Survival Of The Fittest', which will be out on August 24th on NoiseArt Records including bonus track. Sit back and check out the mindblowing first single 'Kronos' Heritage' here:
Frontman Filippo Gianotti comments: "This song is for tomorrow's mankind. It's a warning to all of us, living without a care for what we'll leave to our children. What will we tell them after we destroyed their world?"
Krampus are confirmed to play Metalcamp in August as well as the Heidenfest tour throughout Europe in October/November alongside Wintersun, Korpiklaani, Varg and Trollfest.
"The best folk Metal newcomer there is with a hell of a strong album! Melodic, catchy, heavy, diverse!" Merlin/Eluveitie
Krampus are today marked down as one of MetalTalk.net's tips for the top. We get stacks of new music in every week but this track stands head and shoulders above pretty much anything else we have heard this year. We want more!