Italian death metal band HOUR OF PENANCE has set “Sedition” as the title of its fifth album, due on March 27 in North America, April 2 in the U.K. and April 6 in mainland Europe via Prosthetic Records. The follow-up to 2010’s “Paradogma” (Unique Leader) was recorded at Cellar Studio in Rome with producer Stefano Morabito.
The band will hit North American shores for the first time the week of release, to support THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, NILE and SKELETONWITCH on a full U.S. tour, which includes a stop at the New England Metal Hardcore Festival.
HOUR OF PENANCE‘s fourth album, “Paradogma”, came out in March 2010 via Unique Leader Records. The CD cover art was created by Gyula Havancsàk, who has previously worked with such acts as ANNIHILATOR and DESTRUCTION.
“Paradogma” was recorded at 16th Cellar studios in Rome with producer Stefano Morabito and was mastered at Hertz Studios in Poland.
HOUR OF PENANCE‘s current lineup:
Giulio Moschini – Guitar
Simone Piras – Drums
Silvano Leone – Bass
Paolo Pieri – Vocals