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Second single ‘Thrown To The Lions’ off new album ‘Icarus’ posted online!

July 3rd, 2012

Hey Thrashers,

Coming closer to the release date of DEW-SCENTED’s “Icarus” on July 27th (Germany, Austria, Switzerland), July 30th (Rest of Europe), July 31st (North America) and August 15th (Japan), we would now like to present you the album’s second promotional track, “Thrown To The Lions”.

The song can be streamed online as premiere in Europe via Rock Hard Magazine (Germany).

And in North America via Stereokiller (USA).

Check it out and enjoy!

DEW-SCENTED vocalist Leif Jensen comments about “Thrown To The Lions” as follows:

“TTTL is among my personal fave-tracks on ‘Icarus’ and one that we all knew right away would become a good addition for our new live-set! This song is viciously straight-forward and comes with some pretty wicked guitar riffing. Lyrically the edge was to portray the truly barbaric bloodlust in ancient times at gladiator fights and the brutality of the so-called ‘damnatio ad bestias’. That’s some of the most extreme punishment in history, especially since it was turned into such a public celebration ritual! It’s definitely a gruesome topic that effortlessly supports the heaviness of the song…and the subliminal tortured screams on the second lead-guitar part are quite intense too!”

A stream of the album’s first promo song. “Sworn To Obey”, can still be checked out at the “Icarus” landing page from Metal Blade Records or via the Soundcloud profile of Prosthetic Records.

In order to allow a closer look at the studio work for “Icarus”, DEW-SCENTED have posted two short album teasers here and here.

Bundle option for “Icarus”

Bundle option for “Icarus”

And here are some pre-order links and bundle options for “Icarus”:

EMP CD + Shirt bundle
EMP LP + Shirt bundle

North America:

Don’t miss DEW-SCENTED on stage at the upcoming shows:

20/07/12 – Germany – Rotenburg/Wümme – Metalsplash Festival V
21/07/12 – Germany – Steinbach-Langenbach / Suhl – Queens Of Metal Festival
11/08/12 – The Netherlands – Leeuwarden – Into The Grave Festival
12/08/12 – Germany – Berlin – Postbahnhof w/SIX FEET UNDER
13/08/12 – Germany – München – Backstage w/SIX FEET UNDER
14/08/12 – Switzerland – Pratteln – Galery w/SIX FEET UNDER
15/08/12 – Germany – Essen – Turock w/SIX FEET UNDER
16/08/12 – The Netherlands – Kerkrade – Rock Temple w/SIX FEET UNDER
17/08/12 – Germany – Dinkelsbühl – Summer Breeze Festival
18/08/12 – Germany – Hamburg – Grünspan w/SIX FEET UNDER

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