Spectral Darkwave Unveil New Lyric Video ‘The Occident’

London’s Spectral Darkwave recently released their debut album Last First Contact unleashing death/doom, sci-fi laden mayhem to the unsuspecting public, delighting existing fans and also signing up legions of new followers in both this Universe and the next. Now the trio are happy to unveil a brand new lyric video for track ‘The Occident’.


Watch ‘The Occident’ Here!


Guitarist and vocalist Steve ‘Arch-Kakoph’ Kennedy comments, “The lyrics and video theme encapsulates how The West has delivered destruction upon so called ‘lesser cultures’ for thousands of years, all in the name of ‘progress’. The video forces the audience to observe the horrific foundation of our ‘civilisation’.”


Stream Last First Contact In Full Here!
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Spectral Darkwave seamlessly weave through elements of death metal with an emphasis on doom, and meld everything together with the clever use of synths and various keys creating a sound that quite literally is out of this world. It’s cold, it’s dark, it’s evoking… and as the band themselves comment: “Last First Contact will unleash a journey into the many hells of mankind, with each song forming an exhibit in the grotesque gallery of human endeavour. The album weaves a tapestry of horror wrought on the cries of bereft mothers, nuclear strikes and epic orchestral flourishes.”


Last First Contact is Out Now!



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