Label : Season of Mist
Release : 21-10-2022
Limited edition of only 500 copies on 180gr. gold colored vinyl, presented in a lush gatefold and with a unique 60x60 cm. poster!
Canada's long-running and much loved craftsmen of technical death metal are returning with a 33-minute song. Entitled 'Pleiades' Dust' this complex, image evoking, and masterly arranged eponymous track fills an entire EP. Expect the unexpected when it comes to Gorguts. In an age of a postulated clash of cultures, mastermind Luc Lemay delivers a piece of music that is conceptually and lyrically based on the "House of Wisdom", a medieval library based in Baghdad and at the heart of the Golden Age of Islam with its many scientific breakthroughs in various fields of learning. As Luc comments: "It is a story about curiosity, beautiful minds and sadly, about how man destroys great discoveries and achievements." The impressive artwork is by the hand of the legendary Zbigniew M. Bielak.