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Watain - The Wild HuntFirst week results for ’s The Wild Hunt are in! The black metal trio entered their national Swedish album chart at #1, the German chart at #18, and the USA Billboard Top 200 chart at #158. As a special gift to dedicated fans, a free download of the b-side from the “All That May Bleed” 7″ single is now available. Entitled “Play with the Devil”, this b-side was originally recorded by the black/heavy metal band TAIWAZ in 1988, in ’s hometown of Uppsala (Gottfrid Åhman from IN SOLITUDE participates on solo guitar in ’s version). To download “Play with the Devil”, please visit:

Front-man Erik Danielsson comments: “It’s always a special feeling to release an album with ; to let the levee break and have the hungry waters gush forth again, swallowing everything in its way. Hail to all of our supporters who gave the release of ‘The Wild Hunt’ the attention and dignity it deserves! See you on the long and winding road that now lies ahead of us.”

To purchase The Wild Hunt, please visit iTunes for a digital copy or CM Distro for a variety of physical formats. For a preview of The Wild Hunt, be sure to check out the previously released singles: “All That May Bleed”  and “The Child Must Die“.

WATAIN “The Wild Hunt North America” tour dates feat. IN SOLITUDE, TRIBULATION

Oct. 8–New York, NY–Irving Plaza
Oct. 9–Philadelphia, PA–Underground Arts
Oct. 10–Worcester, MA–Palladium Upstairs
Oct. 11–Montreal, QC-Foufounes Electriques
Oct. 12–Toronto, ON–Opera House
Oct. 14–Detroit, MI–The Magic Stick
Oct. 15–Chicago, IL–Bottom Lounge
Oct. 16–Minneapolis, MN–Triple Rock Social Club
Oct. 18–Denver, CO–Marquis Theatre
Oct. 19–Salt Lake City, UT–In The Venue
Oct. 21–Seattle, WA–Studio Seven
Oct. 22–Vancouver, BC–Rickshaw
Oct. 23–Portland, OR–Hawthorne Theater
Oct. 25–Oakland, CA–Oakland Metro
Oct. 26–Los Angeles, CA–VEX
Oct. 27–Phoenix, AZ–Joe’s Grotto
Oct. 28–Albuquerque, NM–Launch Pad
Oct. 30–Austin, TX–Red 7
Oct. 31–New Orleans, LA–Siberia
Nov. 1–Atlanta, GA–Masquerade Hell
Nov. 2–Charlotte, NC–The Casbah
Nov. 3–Baltimore, MD–Baltimore Sound Stage

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