Therion‘s 16th album “Beloved Antichrist” reached the highest position ever in Germany.
“Beolved Antichrist” was released on February 9th, 2018 via Nuclear Blast Records. 46 songs on 3 CD´s in 182 minutes and 26 seconds brought Therion to #25 on German charts.
Symphonic metal opera in 3 parts, originally had over 30 roles, but at the end “only” 29 left. All roles and characters are supported by choir. Album was recorded between August 2017 and September 2017 at Adulruna Studios, Sweden; drum recordings engineered by Lennart Östlund and Sami Karppinen; vocal recordings engineered by Lennart Östlund, Christofer Johnsson and Linnea Vikström; guitars, bass, keyboard recordings engineered by Christofer Johnsson; audio editing by Christofer Johnsson. Recordings of grand piano, acoustic guitars and Hammond organ were made in August 2017 at Atlantis Studios, Sweden. Engineered by Janne Hansson. Recordings of choirs were made in March 2017 at Gigant Studios in Russia. Engineered by Sergey Naumenko.
Promotional tour includes 25 countries in 66 days. Therion and guests (Null Poistiv and Imperial Age) will visit Slovenia, Croatia and Serbia:
SL, March 4th 2018, Ljubljana, Kino Šiška;
HR, March 5th, Zagreb, Tvornica;
RS, March 6th, Belgrade, Dom omladine.
Tickets are still avaliable by the price of 24€ (Sovenia), 180HRK (Croatia) and 2800RSD (Serbia).