KALEVALA unveil upcoming album details


Russian folk metallers Калевала (Kalevala) from Moscow will release their upcoming 5th full-length album “Метель / Blizzard” via SoundAge Productions on October 25th, 2017. The new album was recorded between March and June 2017, in “Tsentr Tyazhesti” studio in Lyubertsy, Moscow. Recording is by N. Andriyanov, mixing, mastering and re-amping by Dai Records and sound production by Evgeniy Vinogradov. The band has revealed the album artwork. Booklet artist is Dmitry Varg, while album design is by Ivan Builov and photography by Ekaterina Bezrodnykh. “Метель / Blizzard” will be released both in standard jewel-case edition CD and in deluxe digibook edition and will soon be available for pre-order in SoundAge official webshop. Below you can watch the official album teaser.

1. Я на камушке (I Am Sitting on a Stone)         
2. Матушка Россия (Mother Russia)
3. Падал cнег (As the Snow Fell)
4. Метель (Blizzard)
5. Весна (The Spring)
6. Мой корабль (The Ship of Mine)
7. Байкеры (На поворотах судьбы) (Bikers {On the Crossroads of Destiny})
8. Все бабы дуры! (Women are … )
9. Зелёный змей (The Green Serpent)
10. В зеркалах свободных рек (Down in the Rivers of Freedom Mirrors)
Bonus tracks:
11. Не отдай меня, мать! (I Won’t Merry Him)
12. Ярым оком (By the Bright Eye)
13. Брошусь птицей (Like a Falling Bird)

Kseniya Markevich – vocals, garmon (11)
Nikita Andriyanov – guitars, mandolin, ukulele, backing vocals (11), keys
Denis Zolotov – drums, percussion, Jew’s harp
Aleksey Kireev – accordion
Aleksey Mitropfanov – bass guitar

Guest musicians for this recordins:
Vladimir “Volk” Reshetnikov (Arkona) – Galician gaita, tin whisle
Svetlana Sulimova – violin
Ivan Andrianov – balalaika (5, 8, 10)
Nikola Nikita Jeremić – Waveform Studio (Serbia) – orchestral keys (5)

Men’s chorus:
Nikita Andriyanov, Denis Zolotov, Aleksey Mitropfanov, Aleksey Kireev, Aleksey Piskaryov (2, 6, 8, 9)

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