“Horizons”, recorded by international super-group Nightshadows Lament, with members from My Dying Bride, Tristania, Apoptygma Berzerk, Mortiis, Hellbound Hearts or Green Carnation, is a new single from the album Back to Life – A Tribute to Goodbye to Gravity, album that contains Goodbye to Gravity songs recorded by various international bands. This is a charitable project as all the profits will be donated to the GTG members and families and to the victims from the Colectiv Club tragedy from Bucharest, Romania, happened on October 30th 2015 during the release show of the “Mantras of War” album, when an unexpected fire from the pyrotechnics caused 64 victims (including 4 out of the 5 GTG members) and hundreds of injured ones.
The album can be streamed or downloaded at the below link: https://UMR.lnk.to/BackToLifePR
CD’s can be ordered from here: http://smarturl.it/TributeGTG-PHD
The single can be listened here:
Nightshadows Lament is:
- Kjetil Nordhus (Green Carnation / Tristania / Subterranean Masquerade) – voce
- Shaun MacGowan (My Dying Bride) – chitara, keyboard
- Thomas Emil Jakobsen (Apoptygma Berzerk / Animal Alpha / Mortiis) – tobe
- Danny Lambert (Hellbound Hearts) – bass
Although I wasn’t aware of Goodbye To Gravity before October I’ve had the pleasure playing in Romania several times making many great friends along the way. It is truly saddening for such an incident to happen at any music event, but in our own subculture and with friends present hits close to home. We hope our take on the track ‘Horizons’ will be an honourable tribute to both Goodbye To Gravity and all those affected.
The song was recorded and mixed by Kenneth Lykkas at Head Disco Studios and mastered by Luculescu Alin Gabriel.
Nightshadows Lament originated as a doom/black metal project in 2005 with music written by Shaun MacGowan and vocals performed by several others on EPs ‘Isolophobia’ and ‘Prayers Gone Unheard’. The project lay dormant until 2016 when resurrected for tribute to Goodbye To Gravity and those affected by the tragedy in October 2015.
Full album tracklist:
01 – Cruadalach (Czech Republic) – Waking Up
02 – Outbreak (Romania) – Unusual Suspects
03 – Changing Skins (Romania) – Vanishing Point
04 – Nightshadows Lament – Horizons
05 – Stonelight feat. Toni Dijmarescu (Romania) – I Won't Wait
06 – Anna Murphy (ex-Eluveitie – Switzerland) – Through It All
07 – Bruma (Romania) – Between the Tides
08 – Bedårande Barn (Sweden) – Back to Life (acoustic)
09 – Days of Confusion & Vița de Vie (Romania) – The Day We Die
10 – News from Nowhere (Romania) – Shadow Puppets
11 – Wind Rose (Italy) – Atonement
12 – Sequence (Serbia) – Four Minutes of Rage
13 – Matricide (Israel) – Rise From the Fallen
14 – L.O.S.T. (Romania) – Heed the Call
15 – Bucium (Romania) – What If
16 – Mindcage Escape (Romania) – This Life Is Running Out
17 – Spaceman (Goodbye To Gravity Version) – Babylon Zoo cover
Contact Nightshadows Lament:
Contact U Rock / Universal Music Romania:
Goodbye to Gravity: