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German stoner/doom metal trio Earthbong released new full-length »Church Of Bong«, out now Black Farm Records and Evil Noise Recordings

Kiel, Germany based stoner/doom metal trio Earthbong has just released their third full-length »Church Of Bong« on August 25th, 2023 via Black Farm Records and Evil Noise Recordings.

01. Bong Aeterna
02. Dies Bongrae

The band comments: “Bonglings! »Church Of Bong« is out now!

You can now join the cult everywhere where streaming music is possible! Vinyl editions will be up on the Black Farm Records shop tonight 8pm and tapes are available through Evil Noise Recordings!

Massive thanks to everyone involved in the making of this album: Hanno Janßen, Johnny Rööhl, Thomas Bleuze, Rino Pelli, Jannes Ihnen, Evil Noise Recordings!”

»Church Of Bong« is Earthbong’s third album and closes the bong trilogy, being the final chapter of phase one in the band’s discography.

»Church Of Bong« was written over the course of the past three years. The final form of the album was recorded live at Dickfehler Studio / East Frisia in August 2022 by Hanno Janssen and Johnny Röhl. The cover artwork was once again made by Rino Pelli who is the artist behind all album covers of the band. The album will be released on vinyl through Black Farm Records (France) and tape through Evil Noise Recordings (Norway).

Photo by Moland Fengkov

Digital and tape release is set for August 25th, 2023. On this day pre-order for the vinyl edition starts, too. Vinyl release of »Church Of Bong« is scheduled for November 2023.

A repress of their sold-out 2nd album »Bong Rites« and a vinyl release of their first album »One Earth One Bong« which was only released on tape so far are both scheduled for November 2023, too. Both albums will be released as double LP through Black Farm Records.


Get »Church Of Bong« here: (Vinyl) (Tapes)

Music and lyrics by Earthbong.
Recorded, mixed and mastered by Hanno Janßen at Dickfehler Studio / East Frisia in August 2022.
Additional guitars and weird noises on »Bong Aeterna« by Johnny Röhl.
Additional lead guitars on »Dies Bongrae« by Jannes Ihnen.
Cover art by Rino Pelli.

Earthbong is:
Mersel (Selly) Nuhiji – Vocals, Bass
Claas (Ogo) Ogorek – Guitars
Thomas (Tommy) Handschick – Drums

Earthbong Live:
25.08. Alte Meierei, Kiel (DE)
01.09. secret gig
09.09. Camakavum Festival, Kritzow (DE)
16.09. Gängeviertel, Hamburg (DE)
03.11. The Cave, Amsterdam (NL)*
04.11. Molodoom Fest, Strasbourg (FR)*
09.11. Finsterwalde (DE)*
10.11. Club 007 Strahov, Prague (CZ)*
11.11. Doom Over Vienna, Vienna (AT)
16.11. Bar 227, Hamburg (DE)*
17.11. Sto, Leipzig (DE)*
18.11. JAZ, Rostock (DE)*
24.11. Lola, Aachen (DE)*
25.11. La Bulle Café, Lille (FR)*
29.12. Monsters Of Psych, Nuremberg (DE)
30.12. Dresden (DE)

* with Lucifungus

Bojan Bidovc // music enthusiast, promoter, misanthrop and sometimes a journalist as well

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