Aztec inspired psych-sludge metal band Kurokuma release new single »Sacrifice To Huitzilopochtli«
UK psychedelic sludge metal trio Kurokuma has released the second single »Sacrifice To Huitzilopochtli« taken from their upcoming debut album, »Born Of Obsidian«, which will see the light on February 4th, 2022.
The general concepts running through the record are focused on ancient Mexican civilisations, Aztec deities, human sacrifice and the use of mushrooms in divine religious ceremonies.
01. Smoking Mirror
02. Sacrifice To Huitzilopochtli
05. Under The Fifth Sun
Recorded by Sanford Parker at Narcissus Studio.
Mixed by Chris Butterworth.
Mastered by James Plotkin.
Tigrisoma mexicanum recorded by Manuel Grosselet.
Artwork by Mila K.
Courtesy of For The Lost PR:
Sheffield based psychedelic sludge-metal band Kurokuma have shared the 2nd single from their upcoming debut album »Born Of Obsidian« which is set for release on 4th February.
The album was produced by Sanford Parker (YOB, EyeHateGod, Indian) and the general concepts running through the record are focused on ancient Mexican civilisations, Aztec deities, human sacrifice and the use of mushrooms in divine religious ceremonies.
Photo by Celestial Light
Their latest single, »Sacrifice To Huitzilopochtli« explores human sacrifice and how the Aztecs believed if they stopped sacrificing the sun would stop in the sky and an eternal night would come. You can check out the track now.
»Born Of Obsidian« is released digitally and on CD/tape on 4th February with vinyl to follow later in the year.
Pre-order now: kurokumauk.bandcamp.com
Jacob Mazlum – Guitar/Vocals
Joe Allen – Drums
George Ionita – Bass
For fans of: Oranssi Pazuzu, Ufomammut, Sepultura, Negura Bunget
Bojan Bidovc // music enthusiast, promoter, misanthrop and sometimes a journalist as well