Anthem launch video for “Black Empire”
As previously reported here at Stargazed Magazine, Japan’s leading traditional heavy metal band Anthem will release their re-recorded greatest hits album “Nucleus” on March 29th via Nuclear Blast.
A video for their first single ‘Black Empire’ can now be viewed here:
All of the songs except ‘Venom Strike’ were written after their reunion in 2001 – proving that Anthem have always has been a ‘current band’ that does not have to rely on their past. This re-recorded greatest hits, which include a variety of their classics is a monumental effort, perfectly demonstrating the musical quality of Anthem and proving that they can be ranked as a top-notch band even in the international market. Mixing and mastering of “Nucleus” was done by established producer and engineer Jens Bogren.
Trailer #1 (‘Black Empire’):
Trailer #2 (Band introduction+history):
Trailer #3 (Concept+songs):