MONOLORD SET SEPT. 20 RELEASE FOR RELAPSE RECORDS’ DEBUT ALBUM, NO COMFORT

STREAM “THE BASTARD SON” NOW; PRE-ORDERS AVAILABLE

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Photo credit: Ester Segarra  Monolord, who have been dubbed “Swedish doom royalty” ( Noisey ) and praised for their “truly modern sound” ( Consequence of Sound ), release their Relapse Records’ debut,  No Comfort , on Sept. 20.  The album news arrives as the Scandinavian trio share the new song, “The Bastard Son,” from the six-song release:  https://youtu.be/tTmdatz1xZY .  “This one has been the most challenging yet,” said the band in a collective statement. “As always striving for evolvement, but within the Monolord realm and with that inviting another person into that process. We hope you like it.”   No Comfort  pre-orders are on-sale now, with several limited-edition vinyl variants, including a  Relapse.com  exclusive in partnership with Orange Amps, available now. The Orange Amps/Relapse offering is limited to 100 copies and features the actual material used to wrap Orange Amps, with the album itself being pressed on neon orange vinyl. The set also includes an exclusive two-sided Orange Amps inspired t-shirt and guitar pick set. To view this set as well as the CD/2xLP/CS and digital pre-orders that are available, visit  https://ffm.to/monolordnocomfort .  The album was recorded at Let Them Swing Studio outside of their hometown of Gothenburg, Sweden. This release marks the first time the trio have allowed an outside voice to be part of the process, working with Kim Gravander on the recording. Drummer Esben Willems handled mixing. Painter Alexander Fjelnseth created the album cover.

Photo credit: Ester Segarra

Monolord, who have been dubbed “Swedish doom royalty” (Noisey) and praised for their “truly modern sound” (Consequence of Sound), release their Relapse Records’ debut, No Comfort, on Sept. 20.

The album news arrives as the Scandinavian trio share the new song, “The Bastard Son,” from the six-song release: https://youtu.be/tTmdatz1xZY.

“This one has been the most challenging yet,” said the band in a collective statement. “As always striving for evolvement, but within the Monolord realm and with that inviting another person into that process. We hope you like it.”

No Comfort pre-orders are on-sale now, with several limited-edition vinyl variants, including a Relapse.com exclusive in partnership with Orange Amps, available now. The Orange Amps/Relapse offering is limited to 100 copies and features the actual material used to wrap Orange Amps, with the album itself being pressed on neon orange vinyl. The set also includes an exclusive two-sided Orange Amps inspired t-shirt and guitar pick set. To view this set as well as the CD/2xLP/CS and digital pre-orders that are available, visit https://ffm.to/monolordnocomfort.

The album was recorded at Let Them Swing Studio outside of their hometown of Gothenburg, Sweden. This release marks the first time the trio have allowed an outside voice to be part of the process, working with Kim Gravander on the recording. Drummer Esben Willems handled mixing. Painter Alexander Fjelnseth created the album cover.

No Comfort  track list:    The Bastard Son  The Last Leaf  Larvae  Skywards  Alone Together Forever Divided  No Comfort    Monolord tour dates:    Aug 8-10 Moledo, PT Sonic Blast  Sep 6-8 Sao Paulo, BR Setembro Negro Festival     --- All Headline EU Dates Sep 28 - Oct 26 w/Firebreather ---     Sep 28 London, UK The Garage (w/Ufomammut)  Sep 29 Sheffield, UK HRH Doom V Stoner  Sep 30 Bournemouth, UK The Anvil  Oct 1 Utrecht, NL De Helling  Oct 2 Brussels, BE Magasin 4  Oct 3 Pratteln, CH Up In Smoke Festival  Oct 4 Reims, FR La Cartonnerie  Oct 5 Paris, FR Saturday Mud Fever Festival  Oct 7 Dortmund, DE Junkyard  Oct 8 Nuremberg, DE B-Zau  Oct 9 Cologne, DE Helios 37  Oct 10 Mainz, DE Schon Schon  Oct 11 Hamburg, DE Molotow  Oct 16 Oslo, NO John dee  Oct 17 Gothenburg, SE Sticky Fingers  Oct 18 Malmo, SE Babel  Oct 23 Linkoping, SE The Crypt  Oct 24 Stockholm, SE Close Up Baten  Oct 25 Tampere, FI Olympia  Oct 26 Helsinki, FI Nosturi     --- All Headline US Dates Nov 4 - 27 w/Blackwater Holylight ---    Nov 5 San Diego, CA Brick by Brick  Nov 6 Tucson, AZ Club Congress  Nov 7 Albuquerque, NM Sister  Nov 8 Dallas, TX Gas Monkey  Nov 9 Austin, TX Levitation x Relapse Showcase  Nov 10 Lafayette, LA Freetown Boom Boom Room  Nov 11 New Orleans, LA One Eyed Jacks  Nov 12 Atlanta, GA The 529  Nov 13 Asheville, NC Mothlight  Nov 14 Richmond, VA Camel  Nov 15 Baltimore, MD Metro Gallery  Nov 16 Philadelphia, PA First Unitarian Church  Nov 17 Brooklyn, NY Saint Vitus  Nov 20 Chicago, IL Reggies  Nov 21 Indianapolis, IN Black Circle  Nov 22 St. Louis, MO Fubar  Nov 23 Lawrence, KS Bottleneck  Nov 25 Denver, CO Marquis  Nov 27 Los Angeles, CA Teragram Ballroom    Monolord is singer/guitar player Thomas Jäger, drummer Esben Willems and bass player Mika Häkki. The band released their debut album,  Empress Rising  in 2014, with full-length albums  Væni r arriving in 2015 and  Rust  following in 2017. In the years since their inception, they’ve become one of heavy music’s rising stars, with much-chattered about performances at Roadburn, Desertfest and Psycho Las Vegas.   Monolord.com    Facebook.com/monolordsweden    Twitter.com/monolordsweden    Instagram.com/monolordofficial


No Comfort
track list:

The Bastard Son

The Last Leaf

Larvae

Skywards

Alone Together Forever Divided

No Comfort

Monolord tour dates:

Aug 8-10 Moledo, PT Sonic Blast

Sep 6-8 Sao Paulo, BR Setembro Negro Festival

--- All Headline EU Dates Sep 28 - Oct 26 w/Firebreather ---

Sep 28 London, UK The Garage (w/Ufomammut)

Sep 29 Sheffield, UK HRH Doom V Stoner

Sep 30 Bournemouth, UK The Anvil

Oct 1 Utrecht, NL De Helling

Oct 2 Brussels, BE Magasin 4

Oct 3 Pratteln, CH Up In Smoke Festival

Oct 4 Reims, FR La Cartonnerie

Oct 5 Paris, FR Saturday Mud Fever Festival

Oct 7 Dortmund, DE Junkyard

Oct 8 Nuremberg, DE B-Zau

Oct 9 Cologne, DE Helios 37

Oct 10 Mainz, DE Schon Schon

Oct 11 Hamburg, DE Molotow

Oct 16 Oslo, NO John dee

Oct 17 Gothenburg, SE Sticky Fingers

Oct 18 Malmo, SE Babel

Oct 23 Linkoping, SE The Crypt

Oct 24 Stockholm, SE Close Up Baten

Oct 25 Tampere, FI Olympia

Oct 26 Helsinki, FI Nosturi

--- All Headline US Dates Nov 4 - 27 w/Blackwater Holylight ---

Nov 5 San Diego, CA Brick by Brick

Nov 6 Tucson, AZ Club Congress

Nov 7 Albuquerque, NM Sister

Nov 8 Dallas, TX Gas Monkey

Nov 9 Austin, TX Levitation x Relapse Showcase

Nov 10 Lafayette, LA Freetown Boom Boom Room

Nov 11 New Orleans, LA One Eyed Jacks

Nov 12 Atlanta, GA The 529

Nov 13 Asheville, NC Mothlight

Nov 14 Richmond, VA Camel

Nov 15 Baltimore, MD Metro Gallery

Nov 16 Philadelphia, PA First Unitarian Church

Nov 17 Brooklyn, NY Saint Vitus

Nov 20 Chicago, IL Reggies

Nov 21 Indianapolis, IN Black Circle

Nov 22 St. Louis, MO Fubar

Nov 23 Lawrence, KS Bottleneck

Nov 25 Denver, CO Marquis

Nov 27 Los Angeles, CA Teragram Ballroom

Monolord is singer/guitar player Thomas Jäger, drummer Esben Willems and bass player Mika Häkki. The band released their debut album, Empress Rising in 2014, with full-length albums Vænir arriving in 2015 and Rust following in 2017. In the years since their inception, they’ve become one of heavy music’s rising stars, with much-chattered about performances at Roadburn, Desertfest and Psycho Las Vegas.

Monolord.com

Facebook.com/monolordsweden

Twitter.com/monolordsweden

Instagram.com/monolordofficial