Act II: Walls of the Forgotten (2022)
The Cross Doom
Label: Pitch Black Records
1. Behind the Stone Gate 00:00
2. Walls of the Forgotten 09:43
3. Beyond the Eyes of Seth 20:35
4. Sonnenstein Castle 32:37
5. Umbral 42:10
6. Ouroboros 48:40
Produced, recorded, mixed and mastered by Louis, at Den Studio, June-October 2021, in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil.
Bass produced and recorded by Albert Bell and Steve Lombardo at Steve Lombardo Studio, Malta. Albert Bell
live pic by Viktor Vella; band pic by Alexia Baldacchino. Guest Vocals on “Umbral” produced and recorded by
Leo Stivala, Albert Bell and Steve Lombardo at Steve Lombardo Studio, Malta. Guest vocals on “Beyond the
Eyes of Seth” produced and recorded by Achraf Loudiy, Canada. Guest Vocals on “Walls of the Forgotten”
produced and recorded by Aaron Stainthorpe, UK. Band pictures by Rafael Almeida. Cover artwork and layout
by Alcides Burn ( www.burnartworks.com ). Concept by Eduardo Slayer and Alcides Burn. Songs 2-4-5-6 by Paulo
Monteiro, song 3 by Daniel Fauaze and song 1 by The Cross. Lyrics of songs 1-4-5-6 by Eduardo Slayer, 2-3 by
Daniel Fauaze. Arrangements by The Cross.
Eduardo Slayer – Vocals
Paulo Monteiro – Guitars
Daniel Fauaze – Lead Guitars
Leandro Kastiphas – Bass
Louis – Drums
Pitch Black Records is thrilled to announce that Brazil’s legendary Doom Metal act THE CROSS has joined its roster! The band’s second full-length, “Act II: Walls of the Forgotten”, is scheduled to be released on May 27.
THE CROSS is recognized as the first doom metal band in Brazil, founded in Salvador – Bahia by Eduardo “Slayer” Mota in 1990 with the band’s sound and style inspired by bands such as Black Sabbath, Candlemass, and Trouble.
“Act II: Walls of the Forgotten” features a number of notable guests, all of whom vastly contributing to the overall result: Albert Bell (FORSAKEN, NOMAD SON), Leo Stivala (FORSAKEN), Achraf Loudiy (AETERNAM) and, last but certainly not least, Aaron Stainthorpe (MY DYING BRIDE).
released May 27, 2022
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