11 July 2014
The Dagger: THE DAGGER - video track to the song "1978" premiering at Classic Rock
"This stuff is why I love metal: uncomplicated, straightforward,
and uncluttered riffing with a classic feel."
9 out of 10 points / POWERPLAY (UK)
CLASSIC ROCK are premiering THE DAGGER's brand new and first ever video clip for the song "1978", taken from the band's much anticipated self-titled debut album. The video was directed by Stefan Jansson for PE Production AB and can be viewed here:
Get a physical copy of the album at the record store / mailorder store of your choice or directly at CM Distro: smarturl.it/thedaggerCMD
A digital copy of the album can be purchased at iTunes, smarturl.it/thedaggeriTunes , or at your preferred download/streaming store.
"The Dagger" is available as a fairly-priced CD Jewelcase (incl. the bonus track "Mainline Riders", a cover version of NWOBHM legend QUARTZ) as well as a cool Gatefold LP with printed inner sleeve and 180gr vinyl and as Digital Album. The LP will be released on black vinyl, limited orange vinyl (100x copies via HRR) and limited red vinyl (worldwide limited to 300x copies). A silver vinyl version - worldwide limited to only 100x copies - is exclusively offered at CM Distro.
Excellent reviews in the most important European rock magazines (i.e. "album of the month" in Sweden Rock) as well as the two already released album tracks "Ahead Of You All" and "Skygazer" tolerate no dissent: THE DAGGER celebrate pure heavy metal rock like no other!
"Ahead Of You All": youtu.be
"Ahead Of You All": soundclound.com
Obey the rock!
THE DAGGER - "The Dagger" tracklist:
1. Ahead Of You All (4:37)
2. Call Of 9 (4:12)
3. Ballad Of An Old Man (5:26)
4. Skygazer (4:18)
5. Electric Dawn (3:44)
6. 1978 (3:49)
7. Dogs Of Warning (5:55)
8. Nocturnal Triumph (4:23)
9. Inside The Monolithic Dome (5:15)
10. Dark Cloud (2:36)
11. Mainline Riders (CD-only bonus track)
THE DAGGER line-up:
Jani Kataja - vocals
David Blomqvist - guitars
Tobias Cristiansson - bass
Fred Estby - drums
THE DAGGER online:
THE DAGGER live:
18.-19.09.2014 Stockholm (Sweden) - Close-Up Båten / www.closeupmagazine.net
Century Media Records online:
Century Media webshop: