Swedish metallers AVATAR have posted a six-minute clip containing behind-the-scenes footage from the recording sessions for the band’s new album, “Black Waltz”, and making of the “Black Waltz” video, which was directed by Johan Carlénand shot in Sweden’s largest amusement park.
AVATAR recently inked a North American deal with eOne Music. The band’s fourth full-length album, “Black Waltz”, which will include songs from a limited-edition EP that was released in Sweden at the end of October 2011, will be made available in the U.S. on February 14.
AVATAR‘s “Black Waltz” video can be seen below. The clip features an appearance by the world-famous American circus sideshow Hellzapoppin.
The limited-edition “Black Waltz” EP included the tracks “Torn Apart”, “One Touch” and “Black Waltz”, all of which will also appear on AVATAR‘s upcoming album, produced by Tobias Lindell (EUROPE, MUSTASCH, HARDCORE SUPERSTAR).
AVATAR‘s third, self-titled album was released in 2010.
Johannes Eckerström – Vocals
John Alfredsson – Drums
Jonas Jarlsby – Guitars
Simon Andersson – Guitars
Henrik Sandelin – Bass
Making of “Black Waltz”:
“Black Waltz” video: