Barren Earth And DecibelMagazine.com Team Up For Contest

Finnish prog/death supergroup, Barren Earth, has teamed up with DecibelMagazine.com for the “Red River Cursing” contest, to celebrate the release of the band’s debut full-length record, Curse of the Red River, which hit stores in North America last month on Peaceville Records.  Five (5) lucky winners will receive one (1) Curse of the Red River CD/T-Shirt combo, courtesy of Peaceville Records.  For full details on how to enter, head over HERE.
Barren Earth has also completed filming their first music video for the track “The Leer”.  The brand new video for “The Leer” was directed by Owe Lingvall, and can be viewed exclusively at: http://www.metal-hammer.de/Barren_Earth_Leech_Video_Premiere.

Another track off Curse of the Red River, “Forlorn Waves”, can be heard on the band’s official MySpace page at: www.myspace.com/officialbarrenearth.
The track list for Curse of the Red River is…
1. The Curse Of The Red River (7:52) 
2. Our Twilight (5:27) 
3. Forlorn Waves (4:39) 
4. Flicker (6:42) 
5. The Leer (4:56) 
6. The Ritual Of Dawn (6:34) 
7. Ere All Perish (5:54) 
8. Cold Earth Chamber (5:34)
9. Deserted Morrows (6:50)
 
 
With a wealth of experience from internationally renowned acts, featuring former members of Finnish metallers, Amorphis, to current members of Swallow the Sun, Moonsorrow, and Kreator, Barren Earth presents progressive and folk textured death/doom metal of the highest order.  The band’s debut EP, ‘Our Twilight’ was released late last year, also on Peaceville Records.
 
Barren Earth is…
Mikko Kotamäki – Vocals (Swallow The Sun)
Olli-Pekka Laine – Bass (Ex-Amorphis, Mannhai) 
Kasper Mårtenson –Keyboards (Ex-Amorphis, Ben Granfelt Band)
Janne Perttilä – Guitar (Rytmihäiriö)
Marko Tarvonen – Drums (Moonsorrow)
Sami Ylisirniö – Guitar (Kreator, Waltari)