On October 1st SCHAVOT, the brand-new project by multi instrumentalist Floris of Asgrauw, Meslamtaea and Sagenland, shall release its debut ‘Galgenbrok’ through Void Wanderer Productions & War Productions on digipack CD and on tape & vinyl (winter ’21/’22) through Rabauw.
Schavot (Dutch for scaffold) breathes the atmosphere of nature, which can be rough and ruthless, but also magical and full of beauty.
“Only the trees witnessed what happened in the distant past. Events, which to date are still told in folk tales. Old hollow oaks might whisper the story of witchcraft, perhaps they saw ‘Huttenkloas’ wandering the moors, looking for an unsuspecting merchant to rob and crush his skull with an axe. Torn old pines with dead branches might have seen the will-o’-the-wisps, that lured travelers into the depths of the marsh…”.