Myrkgand gladly announces that Gerlioz (Dimmu Borgir) will show up as special guest on the upcoming album. The norwegian keyboardist, who also played for other incredible bands such as Satyricon, Emperor, God Seed, Kovenant, and more, recorded a killer keyboard solo in one of the songs. Gerlioz said some words on that: "I'm happy to be a part of this project along with all these great musicians. It's an honour to be asked to participate on this awesome album by my friend Dmitry."
Besides Mr. Geir Bratland, this album counts on many other artists, who participate on additional vocals or solos. The drums were recorded by Anti-Christian Håpnes (ex-Tsjuder, Nattverd, Beaten To Death, ex-Jørn Lande, +), plus so far we have revealed the brazilian guitarists Danilo Coimbra (Malefactor), and André "Zaza" Hernandes (ex-Andre Matos, ex-Angra), the american singer Chris "Warhead" Demydenko (Abazagorath), and the brazilian voice actor Luiz Antonio Lobue, known for dubbing characters like Dr. House, Piccolo from Dragon Ball Z and Aiolia from Saint Seiya. The responsible for the mixing and mastering is the brilliant Øystein Brun (Borknagar).
A few other guests will be revealed soon. Stay tuned, witches and demons! The Myrkgand 3rd studio album is getting ready! Our spell is unstoppable!
It's a pleasure to make public that as of our band master Dmitry Luna is endorsed by Newtone Strings, this awesome instrument strings company from England.
His words: "They just sent me some cool guitar and bass strings and I'm eager to hit the road and the studios using their high quality products. I wanna thank them for this partnership and for trusting me and my art. Also, thanks to my friends, fans and family for all the support I always receive. Cheers!"
Soon, one more endorsement deal is going to be announced. This time with a custom picks company from Germany.
Stay tuned, witches and wizards!
The great André Hernandes, ex-Andre Matos, ex-Angra was announced as one more special guest on the upcoming studio album by MYRKGAND.
"Zaza" recorded a solo in one of the songs of this new work. The 3rd album is getting forged in Europe between Portugal and Norway, and counts on the co-production/mixing/mastering of Øystein Brun (Borknagar) and participations of artists from bands such as Tsjuder, Abazagorath, Malefactor... it also includes the voice actor Luiz Antonio Lobue who dubbed characters like Piccolo (Dragon Ball), Aiolia from Saint Seiya, Dr. House.
Other spcial guests are yet to be releaved, so STAY TUNED!
Myrkgand unveils one more special guest for the upcoming album. You will hear some vocals added by this cool guy Chris "Warhead" Demydenko, founder of the very classic Black Metal band Abazagorath (Official), and who also plays for Blasphematory.
Our High-Wizard Dmitry Luna said some words on that: "It's a pleasure to have the presence of such a well-talented musician, who always created art with fury and passion. I've been following Abazagorath since my teens, and had the opportunity to befriend Chris in the last couple of years. The song we sang together is deadly and really epic!"
The Norwegian Øystein Brun from Borknagar is also involved in this Myrkgand upcoming album. He is responsible for the mixing and mastering of this 3rd full-length work at his studio in Garnes, Norway . Plus, the album will have some other very special guests, members of huge bands from all over the world. Their names will be unveiled in the upcoming weeks or months. The drums were already recorded in Oslo, Norway by Anti-Christian Håpnes who is known for his works as drummer for Tsjuder, Beaten To Death, Jørn Lande, and more. The Brazilian voice actor Luiz Antonio Lobue is also confirmed for the album. He is known for his appearances dubbing the character Piccolo in the Dragon Ball cartoon series and Aioria in Saint Seiya. Stay tuned for the upcoming news.
Myrkgand & Abazagorath together as one!
The experienced Luiz Antonio Lobue, voice actor, actor and dubbing director, known for dubbing the character Piccolo (Dragon Ball series), Aioria in "Saint Seiya", the narrator of Kamen Rider Black and for acting in other great Japanese series, such as Jiraya , Cybercops, Sharivan among other films and cartoons, and awarded for the dubbing of Gregory House in Dr. House, was confirmed as one of the special guests for the new album by Myrkgand, a melodic death / black metal group led by Dmitry Luna. “I was very happy to have been invited by my friend Dmitry to participate in this production alongside his heavy metal band Myrkgand, with very interesting themes. I had never participated in anything like this before! I send a big hug to everyone involved in this production and I sincerely and eagerly hope that you are very successful”, commented Lobue.
Dmitry Luna got excited when Lobue accepted the invitation. “His voice was part of my childhood. It marked me a lot, especially in the Dragon Ball cartoon (Ball, Z, GT, Kai, Super), he dubbing the Piccolo. In Saint Seiya too, of course, but Piccolo for me is unbeatable! Especially that evil laugh”, he said.
Both met in 2013, in the backstage of an event in João Pessoa, Brazil. “The idea of inviting him to the album came last year, when he sent me a really nice message on my birthday. I was already living in Portugal and partying with friends in Porto, and as soon as I saw the message it came to my mind: 'How would it be if he participated in something from Myrkgand?' Perhaps reciting the lyrics of the introduction of the new album”, recalled Dmitry Luna. “It was like that, a sudden idea, very spontaneous, at the moment. I threw the idea on the table and he readily accepted. And here we are. Luiz has already recorded his participation and the result is incredible and epic! I can't wait for everything to be ready and released”, he added.
The successor to “Old Mystical Tales” (2019), which has been made in direct partnership with Norwegian musician and producer Øystein G. Brun, founder of Borknagar, will feature the also Norwegian drummer AntiChristian, who has worked with names like Tsjuder, Jørn Lande , Umoral, Nattverd, Beaten to Death, Grimfist, Gothminister and others.
The album will be released in 2021 and will bring other guests. In the previous two albums, Dmitry Luna was joined by Roland Grapow (Masterplan, Helloween), Liv Kristine (Leaves' Eyes, Theater of Tragedy), as well as artists from Blind Guardian, Cradle of Filth, Trollfest, Tuatha de Danann, Iron Angel , Vulcano, Pathologic Noise, Malefactor, Masterplan, Mortuary Drape, Korzus, Novembers Doom, At Vance, among others.
We're glad to announce that the Norwegian guitarist and producer Øystein Brun from BORKNAGAR is involved in the MYRKGAND upcoming album. He will be responsible for the mixing and mastering of this 3rd full-length work at his studio in Garnes, Norway: Crousound Studio.
This album will have participations of some very special guests, members of huge bands from all over the world. Their names will be unveiled in the upcoming weeks or months. The drums were already recorded in Oslo, Norway by Anti-Christian Håpnes who is known for his works as drummer for Tsjuder, Beaten to Death, Jorn Lande, and many more.
The producer Øystein Brun said some words about this alliance: "I have said it before and I say it again; One of the great privileges working in the music industry, as a mixing engineer and producer, is being able to team up with musicians from all over the world with to fulfil a huge variety of musical visions. This time with the Brazilian wizard Dmitry Luna and his band Myrkgand that will feature several notable musicians. I am truly looking forward to light the fire, heat up the cauldron and get going with Mr. Luna’s bewitching brew. "
In the picture, Øystein and Dmitry in front of the legendary Grieghallen Studio in Bergen, Norway.
Stay tuned for more news concerning this album, demons and witches!
Followers of The Spell, MYRKGAND is proud to announce the very special release of this songbook + Guitar Pro tabs, written by the talented american guitarist Vito Marchese from the bands Novembers Doom and The Kahless Clone, and published by his company Resistance HQ Publishing from Chicago, USA.
It is a songbook containing all the songs from the self-titled album "Myrkgand", which is the debut work of the Melodic Death/Black Metal band leaded by the brazilian wizard Dmitry Luna. The physical book contains all the original artwork of this album in black and white, hand-drawn by the great Emerson Maia.
Followers of The Spell, Myrkgand finally announces the drummer behind the upcoming album. We're talking about the norwegian AntiChristian Håpnes, best known for being the Tsjuder's classic drummer, a legendary Black Metal band in which he stayed for around 20 years and recorded its main albums. AntiChristian also played or is still involved in other important acts like Jørn Lande's solo career, Umoral, Nattverd, Beaten To Death, Grimfist, and more.
The drums were recorded a few days ago at Strand Studio in Oslo, Norway. The experienced Marius Strand was responsible for the audio capture in the occasion.
The Wizard Dmitry Luna prepared brand new Melodic Black/Death Metal spells to release what will be the 3rd full-length album of his one-man-band Myrkgand. As most of you are aware of, all the band's albums come with some very special guests. So stay tuned to learn about the other incredible artists who are participating, as AntiChristian is just the 1st unveiled name. We will keep you updated in the coming weeks and months!
Witches and sorcerers, we have some exciting news for you! Today Myrkgand officially starts the recordings of its 3rd full-length album. The drums are about to be recorded in the cold and dark Norway. More precisely at Strand Studio in Oslo.
We haven't revealed the drummer's identity yet, but he is a great norwegian musician who made history playing in many important Metal bands from his country. Any guesses? Stay tuned for the upcoming information on this new spell by Dmitry Luna & Myrkgand.
Bruxas e magos, temos uma notícia empolgante para vocês! Hoje o Myrkgand inicia oficialmente as gravações de seu 3º álbum de estúdio. A bateria está prestes a ser gravada na fria e escura Noruega. Mais precisamente no Strand Studio em Oslo.
Ainda não revelamos a identidade do baterista, mas ele é um grande músico norueguês que fez história tocando em várias bandas de Metal importantes de seu país. Algum palpite? Fiquem ligados nas próximas informações sobre este novo feitiço do Dmitry Luna & Myrkgand.
Witchcraft, mushroom trips, beer, lust & a lot of sense of humour. Demons and witches, the time has come!
Myrkgand recorded this very funny music video in Oslo, Norway, alongside some members from the incredible band Trollfest + some friends.
Enjoy the "Trolls Filthy Madfeast" official music video!
Recorded in November 2019 at Rock In Pub & Isdammen, both places located in Oslo, Norway.
Special thanks to Rock In Pub in Oslo & Gray Gull Productions.
Watch it on YouTube: https://youtu.be/7bA2uL44ae8
Bruxaria, viagens de cogumelos, cerveja, luxúria e muito senso de humor. Demônios e bruxas, chegou a hora!
Myrkgand gravou esse videoclipe muito engraçado em Oslo, Noruega, junto com alguns membros da incrível banda Trollfest + alguns amigos.
Assista ao videoclipe oficial de "Trolls Filthy Madfeast"!
Gravado em novembro de 2019 no Rock In Pub e em Isdammen, ambos localizados em Oslo, Noruega.
Agradecimentos especiais ao Rock In Pub em Oslo e à Grey Gull Productions.
Assista no YouTube: https://youtu.be/7bA2uL44ae8
Myrkgand proudly announces the endorsement deal between our bandmaster Dmitry Luna & the brand ESP Guitars, one of the greatest instrument companies in the world! Dmitry words: "I just received this new guitar, and I'm proud to announce that from now I'm endorsed by ESP Guitars, one of the greatest instrument brands in the world! I'm overjoyed with this partnership, now I'm an ESP official artist! Thanks to everyone supporting me and Myrkgand: my fans, friends and family. See you on the road!"
Now featured on the ESP Guitars artist roster, Dmitry puts his name alongside giants like James Hetfield, Kirk Hammet, Glenn Tipton, Andy LaRocque, Nergal, Silenoz, Galder, Shagrath, Mille Petrozza, Alexi Laiho, Samoth, Max Cavalera, Glen Benton, Tom Araya, Alex Skolnick, Tony Lazaro, Gary Holt, and more.
O Myrkgand honrosamente anuncia a parceria de patrocínio entre nosso mestre Dmitry Luna e a marca ESP guitars, uma das maiores companhias de instrumentos do mundo! Palavras de Dmitry: "Acabei de receber esta nova guitarra, e estou orgulhoso em anunciar que a partir de agora estou sendo patrocinado pela ESP Guitars, uma das maiores marcas de instrumentos do mundo! Estou muito feliz com essa parceria, agora sou um artista oficial da ESP! Obrigado a todos que apoiam a mim e ao Myrkgand: meus fãs, amigos e família. Vejo vocês na estrada!"
Agora apresentado na lista de artistas da ESP Guitars, Dmitry coloca seu nome ao lado de gigantes como James Hetfield, Kirk Hammet, Glenn Tipton, Andy LaRocque, Nergal, Silenoz, Galder, Shagrath, Mille Petrozza, Alexi Laiho, Samoth, Max Cavalera, Glen Benton, Tom Araya, Alex Skolnick, Tony Lazaro, Gary Holt, e mais.
You can check Dmitry's name on ESP Guitars' artists list in their official website:
Você pode conferir o nome de Dmitry na lista de artistas da ESP Guitars em seu site oficial:
Or simply go directly to his profile there:
Ou simplesmente vá direto ao perfil dele lá:
MYRKGAND: New song out NOW
Watch it: https://youtu.be/crJPewNE3yQ
Hail wizards and witches! Very close to the epic release of its newest full-length album, recorded and produced by Roland Grapow (ex-Helloween, Masterplan) in Slovakia, Myrkgand proudly announces the unveiling of a new song, which comes with the special guests: "Ashok", guitar player from the mystical demons of "Cradle of Filth", also known for his passage in the band "Root"; and the drummer "Kevin Kott" from the Heavy/Power legends "Masterplan" and "At Vance". Official release today, December 13, 2018, on Myrkgand's official YouTube channel, in a wonderful lyric-video + song on Bandcamp. Subscribe to www.youtube.com/c/MyrkgandOfficial and listen to it at first hand!
Although, we will need ALL your magical support and best efforts, as Facebook unfortunately blocked our official page, apparently just for a supposedly "antichristian" content. Seems that we have returned to the inquisition days, huh? This block goes until December 23. So we can't spread the new song on our page, and do need your help to spread it for us, mentioning our facebook page or tagging it on your posts, pictures, stories. Let's show them our magic cannot be stopped! Spread this announcement, and the song link! Myrkgand is a Melodic Death/Black Metal one-man-band leaded by the brazilian artist Dmitry Luna, who writes all songs, instruments, and lyrics. He sings and plays almost all instruments in the recordings. The band's albums always come with special guests from a lot of Heavy Metal bands from the worldwide scene.
MYRKGAND's 2nd album is about to come, as Dmitry Luna just came back from Zvolenská Slatina, Slovakia where he recorded all instruments + vocals at Grapow Studios. Yes, the album is being produced by the Metal Legend ROLAND GRAPOW, known for his awesome appearances on the bands HELLOWEEN and MASTERPLAN. This new spell comes with many special guests again, from a lot of amazing Heavy Metal bands from all over the world. They play solos or sing songs along with Dmitry. A few musicians were unveiled so far: Ashok (Cradle of Filth), Trollmannen (Trollfest), Rodrigo Berne (ex-Tuatha de Danann), Micha Meyer (Iron Angel), Luiz Carlos Louzada (Vulcano), Claydson Silva (Pathologic Noise), Danilo Coimbra (Malefactor) & Kevin Kott (Masterplan).
Stay tuned for upcoming news about this new Magick!
List of releases for "Myrkgand - Myrkgand", the band's first album, which was released firstly on 1st of June 2017, and already has 9 physical versions of it over the world, plus one more which is already programmed to be out soon! Take a look:
BRAZIL - CD Jewel Case - 1000 copies by Nuktemeron Productions
PORTUGAL - CD Jewel Case - 500 copies by Your Poison Records
CZECH REP. - Cassettes - 50 copies by Evil Horn Records
RUSSIA - CD Jewel Case - 500 copies by Fono LTD
JAPAN - CD Jewel Case - 500 copies by Invasion of Solitude Records
BRAZIL - Cassettes - 35 copies by Rising Records
POLAND - CD Digipack - 500 copies by Mara Production
MEXICO - CD Digipack - 1000 copies by Sade Records
MALAYSIA - Cassettes - 100 copies by Qalaqas Black Art Productions
And there's 1 more release in cassettes scheduled for 2019, by the brazilian label Nihil Productions. Stay tuned!