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Ne Obliviscaris Reveal Emotional New Single “Graal”

Posted by Corinne Westbrook in News on January 24, 2023

The Season of Mist release is due to arrive March 24th.

Extreme progressive metal outfit Ne Obliviscaris has revealed another stunning and emotional track from their long-awaited new full-length, Exul. “Graal” is electrifyingly dark, with haunting, shredding violin and destructive vocals. The new album will be out on March 24, 2023 via Season of Mist. Pre-orders are available HERE.

“Graal” explores the inner journey to understand our own self-worth, traversing the results of oppression and mistreatment. In lieu of a comment, violinist/clean vocalist Tim Charles offers this thought-provoking poem inspired by the song ‘Graal’ and its intensely charged video:

Lost, he lies…
His failing body beaten down by the totality of existence,
The strength to rise, To persevere, To overcome,
Gone.

His inner world torments him with the weight of every moment passed by, but not yet forgotten.

And yet
He is found
He is lifted

And as the essence of his line is fed forth
He breathes
He moves
He rises

Previously, the band released the single “Equus”, along with a music video, which commemorates the lives lost in the 2019-2020 Australian bushfires.

Ne Obliviscaris also has a mammoth run of tour dates, first embarking on tour throughout Europe and the UK in the Spring with support from Persephone, Asymmetric Universe and The Omnific. In the Fall, the band will trek across the US, once again joined by Persephone with additional support from Beyond Creation. All shows are listed below. Tickets are available HERE.

Ne Obliviscaris +Persefone +Asymmetric Universe* +The Omnific**
05/05/2023 Tavastia, Helsinki (FI)*
06/05/2023 Klubi, Tampere (FI)*
09/05/2023 Bla, Oslo (NO)*
10/05/2023 Pumpehuset, Copenhagen (DK)*
11/05/2023 Headcrash, Hamburg (DE)*
13/05/2023 Luxor, Cologne (DE)*
14/05/2023 Trix, Antwerp (BE)*
16/05/2023 Grand Social, Dublin (IE)*
17/05/2023 Slay, Glasgow (UK)*
18/05/2023 Rebellion, Manchester (UK)*
19/05/2023 Islington Academy, London (UK)*
20/05/2023 Gebr. de Nobel, Leiden (NL)**
21/05/2023 Petit Bain, Paris (FR)**
22/05/2023 Ferrailleur, Nantes (FR)**
24/05/2023 Hard Club, Porto (PT)**
25/05/2023 RCA Club, Lisbon (PT)**
26/05/2023 Nazca, Madrid (ES)**
27/05/2023 La Nau, Barcelona (ES)**
29/05/2023 Kofmehl Hall, Solothurn (CH)**
30/05/2023 Strom, Munich (DE)**
31/05/2023 Viper Room, Vienna (AT)**
01/06/2023 Futurum, Prague (CZ)**
02/06/2023 Hole44, Berlin (DE)**
03/06/2023 Naumann, Leipzig (DE)**

Ne Obliviscaris + Beyond Creation + Persefone

10/05: Baltimore, MD @ Soundstage
10/06: Philadelphia, PA @ Underground Arts
10/07: Richmond, VA @ The Broadberry
10/08: Atlanta, GA @ The Masquerade
10/10: Tampa, FL @ The Orpheum
10/11: Orlando, FL @ The Haven
10/13: Houston, TX @ Warehouse Live
10/14: Dallas, TX @ The Echo Lounge
10/15: San Antonio, TX @ Vibes Event Center
10/17: Albuquerque, NM @ Sunshine Theater
10/18: Phoenix, AZ @ The Nile Theater
10/20: San Diego, CA @ House Of Blues
10/21: Los Angeles, CA @ The Belasco Theater
10/22: San Francisco, CA @ DNA Lounge
10/24: Salt Lake City, UT @ Metro Music Hall
10/25: Boise, ID @ Knitting Factory
10/26: Reno, NV @ Virginia Street Brewhouse
10/27: Portland, OR @ BossaNova Ballroom
10/28: Seattle, WA @ El Corazon
10/29: Vancouver, BC @ Rickshaw Theater
10/31: Edmonton, AB @ The Starlite Room
11/01: Calgary, AB @ The Palace Theatre
11/03: Denver, CO @ Gothic Theatre
11/04: Lincoln, NE @ Royal Grove
11/05: Minneapolis, MN @ Fine Line
11/07: Chicago, IL @ Bottom Lounge
11/09: Toronto, ON @ Opera House
11/10: Montreal, QC @ Club Soda
11/11: Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
11/13: New York, NY @ Gramercy Theatre

  1. Equus
  2. Misericorde I – As the Flesh Falls
  3. Misericorde II – Anatomy of Quiescence
  4. Suspyre
  5. Graal
  6. Anhedonia

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