You can now listen to "By The Hammer Of Zeus (and the Wrecking Ball of Thor)", a new song coming off Virgin Steele's new album The Black Light Bacchanalia, exclusively at Noisecreep.

Vocalist David DeFeis tells Noisecreep: "This track is a good representation of the barbaric-romantic style of the group. It is raw, primitive and aggressive, yet also bombastic, majestic and progressive. It is dark and serious, but it still cooks and maintains its sensuality."

"But before you listen, understand what the song is after on a conceptual level". DeFeis continues, "The lyrics are about the coming of the mountain-fire god, and his hatred and fear of the goddess, and his usurpation of her powers. The opening line sums up how the creation of this album went, and it also sums up the 'never surrender' Virgin Steele spirit: 'Pain is me and I'm relentless.'"


Source: noisecreep.com
Band profile: Virgin Steele
 
Posted: 30.10.2010 by BudDa



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YoreLore - 30.10.2010 at 20:48  
Album is great
Bad English - 30.10.2010 at 21:46  
Barbaric, primitiv, heavy, powerfull and varior spirit rise on, wanna hear album and Victory Is Mine
Incalus - 30.10.2010 at 23:07  
I prefer 'When I'm Silent' instead of In A Dream of Fire, for example

Anyway, this album is great, could not be different ...
Ellrohir - 31.10.2010 at 01:44  
To be honest i dont really like this particular song...from time to time it reminds me "Through Blood And Fire" which is amazing track, but filled with uninteresting parts imo...

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