The digipack version of Tiamat's new album, "Amanethes", will contain the exclusive bonus track "Thirst Snake".
The cover artwork for "Amanethes", can be viewed at HeavyLaw.com. Due in Germany on April 18 via Nuclear Blast Records, the CD was produced by Johan Edlund, recorded mainly at The Mansion in Greece, and additionally recorded at Studio Mega in Sweden and Cue in Greece. The album was mixed and mastered by Siggi Bemm in Woodhouse Studios, Germany in January 2008.
"Amanethes" track listing:
01. The Temple Of The Crescent Moon 02. Equinox Of The Gods 03. Until The Hellhounds Sleep Again 04. Will They Come? 05. Lucienne 06. Summertime Is Gone 07. Katarraktis Apo Aima 08. Raining Dead Angels 09. Misantropolis 10. Amanitis 11. Meliae 12. Via Dolorosa 13. Circles 14. Amanes 15. Thirst Snake (digipack bonus track)
Tiamat's last studio album, "Prey", was released in 2003 through Century Media.
According to Metalfan.ro, Tiamat is the first confirmed band for Artmania Festival 2008, set to take place July 18-19 in Sibiu, Romania.
The 2007 edition of Artmania festival featured performances by such acts as WITHIN TEMPTATION, MY DYING BRIDE, ANATHEMA, TAROT, THE GATHERING and AFTER FOREVER.