“Under the Aimless Spheres” is a visceral exploration of existential angst and spiritual dissolution. The new single echoes the French black metal band’s enigmatic mastery and captivating lyrical depth.
The lyrics, laden with poetic intensity, evoke a journey through the tormented landscapes of the soul. “We hope in her loins for the assumption, The oath is palavered at her breast”. Merrimack tempt the divide between faith and disillusionment, confronting the weight of our cryptic existence.
With each writhing verse, Merrimack slinks along the contours of existential despair, casting a light on the ferments of stone and sighs of the earth. “Under the Aimless Spheres” is as challenging as it is extreme, a tumultuous dance of divine contempt and mortal longing. Yet it’s also familiar, thrilling territory for a band that’s always cutting along the fine line between what’s sacred and profane.
Renowned French black metal entity MERRIMACK continues to unravel the enigmatic tapestry of their upcoming album, ‘Of Grace and Gravity’, with the release of their second single, Dead and Distant Clamors.
Embark on a descent into the netherworld on MERRIMACK‘s latest revelation, ‘Of Grace and Gravity’, the ensemble’s 6th full-length album. A haunting symphony of cosmic dissonance will be breathed into existence on the 8th of March, 2024.
MERRIMACK have announced Japanese tour dates in support of their latest album ‘Ashes of Purification’, which was released May 4th, 2018. The band will join MARDUK for four shows. See the full list of tour dates below.
French black metal purists, MERRIMACK will reissue their debut full-length, ‘Ashes of Purification’ (2002), which was originally released limited to 1.000 copies as a one-time reprint of 500 CDs on May 4th, 2018