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City Burials stands as Katatonia’s new triumph of deep & enigmatic progressive rock – the fruits of a rejuvenating and profound chapter in the band’s legacy; a catalyst for its creators, with a collection of moments constructed out of the fragments of an ever-evolving life. Compiled into one of their most important modern works and statements to date, the finely-honed instrumentation provides a multi-textured backdrop with the voice of Jonas Renkse guiding us through these latest trials of loss and ruin. City Burials is an album that sees the band reclaim part of their heavy metal roots, via several moments of exuberant, old school classicism, deftly woven into these new songs’ kaleidoscopic fabric.

Tracklisting: 1) Heart Set To Divide 2) Behind The Blood 3) Lacquer 4) Rein 5) The Winter Of Our Passing 6) Vanishers 7) City Glaciers 8) Flicker 9) Lachesis 10) Neon Epitaph 11) Untrodden

Katatonia are: Jonas Renkse - vocals, Anders Nyström - guitar, Niklas Sandin - bassist, Daniel Moilanen - drummer, Roger Öjersson - guitar







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Still my all time favorite band (on par with Fates Warning). 




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