SHAPE OF DESPAIR – Monotony Fields – June 16, 2015

Posted on June 16, 2015

More information about Monotony Fields

The highly acclaimed new SHAPE OF DESPAIR full-length ‘Monotony Fields’ is now out worldwide. The album has been called a “flat-our masterpiece” by Dom Lawson in Metal Hammer UK (9/10) and is still streaming via the official media partners below.

Metal Obsession (AU)
RockZone (ES)
Soundi (FI)
Noise (FR)
Rocking (GR)
Lángoló Gitárok (HU)
Metal Hammer (NO)
Loud! (PT)
Metal Hammer (UK)
Stereogum (US)

Vocalist Henri Koivula comments: “We are proud to finally present the album that we have been working with during all these years. ‘Monotony Fields’ is our ‘magnum opus’, a true reflection of the passion and emotions we feel towards our art. Please apply maximum volume and join us on this blank journey across the monotony fields.”

‘Monotony Fields’ is available in stores and in various formats through the Season of Mist shop. Artwork and tracklist can be viewed below.

  1. Reaching The Innermost
  2. Monotony Fields
  3. Descending Inner Night
  4. The Distant Dream Of Life
  5. Withdrawn
  6. In Longing
  7. The Blank Journey
  8. Written In My Scars

SHAPE OF DESPAIR have been confirmed for three summer festival dates, which are listed below.

19 Jun 15 Clisson (FR) Hellfest Open Air
21 Aug 15 Alba Iulia Fortress (RO) Dark Bombastic Evening (exact date TBA)
31 Oct 15 Rotterdam (NL) Baroeg (Dutch Doom Days XIV)

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