The masters of ALPINE FOLK are back with their album "„Schattenlieder - eine kleine Nachtmusik für Waldteufel und Berggeister“.
The album features 20 diverse and unique songs full of alpine mystic, heathen legends and tales about strange fairies and pagan rites.
“Schattenlieder” entrains you into deep forests, arcane mountains and dark chasms and guides you to hidden places in the depth of the central European forests, where hunters meet strange creatures from dusk til dawn.
The atmosphere of the album varies between gnarled songs about creepy fairies, catchy folk hymns and dark songs about the hard life in high alpine regoins.
The lyrics deal with alpine myths, forest tales and hunter sagas.
With almost 80 minutes of scary/dreamy folk songs, the album definitely sets a new benchmark within the Alpine Folk genre.
On "Schattenlieder" Sturmpercht proudly introduce their new band-member: Waldwuudz alias cz of Vinterriket / Atomtrakt / Nebelkorona / Dannagoischd / Battle Dagorath...
"Schattenlieder" was again supported by several Sturmpercht-friends, first of all Gerhard Hallstatt, who helped the band a lot from the beginning on, Markus Wolff (Waldteufel), Arnica, and Meri Tadic of Eluveitie. 20 songs / 78 min.
Old Europa Cafe AVS