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Katatonia to release ‘Mnemosynean’ on 1st October Peaceville Records


Katatonia are set to release Mnemosynean on 1st October 2021 through Peaceville Records.  

This new release marks 30 years since the formation of one of the most enigmatic & aurally captivating bands to grace the dark rock/prog genre, Mnemosyneancontains an extensive collection of all of Katatonia’s rarities and B-sides, including tracks from the band’s numerous EPs, unheard album songs, limited special edition bonuses, cover songs, as well as a series of collaborative remixes. 

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KATATONIA announce Co-headline UK & European tour with SÓLSTAFIR for 2022


Katatonia & Solstafir will head out in January and February 2022 on the “Twilight Burials” tour, a 31-date co-headline tour of the UK and Europe.
The coming together of these two revered masters of melancholy seems only natural. For over a quarter of a century both artists have favoured the emotional connection that their music brings over all else. Theirs is a world where ‘heavy’ is a force of nature; where progress comes from within, outwardly changing their musical output into something almost unrecognisable from the extreme metal that carried it in the early days. 

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Katatonia release video for ‘Lacquer’ from ‘Dead Air’, their live lockdown session album IS Out now


Katatonia have released their live lockdown session performance of the City Burials single “Lacquer”. 

WATCH KATATONIA PERFORM “LACQUER” BELOW:

(https://youtu.be/iSBjaX5iSlA

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Katatonia release video for ‘Behind The Blood’ from ‘Dead Air’, their live lockdown session album


Katatonia have released their live performance of the City Burials single “Behind The Blood”, taken from the forthcoming live lockdown session album Dead Air. 

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Katatonia to release ‘Dead Air’ on 13th November through Peaceville


A live album featuring Katatonia performing an extensive and majestic set of fan favourites plus the live premiere of 3 songs from City Burials, captured during their May 2020 lockdown session

Formed in 1991 by Jonas Renkse & Anders Nyström, and transitioning from early pioneers of the rising black/death/doom movement, to powerhouses of the progressive metallic rock genre, 2020 saw Katatonia present their eleventh studio opus, the poignant City Burials, to unanimous acclaim. And so now, following closely in its footsteps, the Swedish dark rock masters present Dead Air to further immortalise the strangest of times. 

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REVIEW: Katatonia – ‘City Burials’


KATATONIA - City Burials

REVIEW: Katatonia – City Burials by Carina Lawrence / Dark Art Conspiracy

Swedish metallers Katatonia have returned from their unexpected hiatus with their highly anticipated eleventh new album ‘City Burials’ which is set for release on 24th April through Peaceville records. They are back with an invigorated and more progressive sound which was certainly worth the wait…

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