Ihsahn will release Pharos on September 11.

Shapeshifting progressive metal pioneer Ihsahn will release Pharos, the second of two contrasting-yet-intertwined EP’s, on September 11 via CANDLELIGHT RECORDS. The light to Telemark’s dark, Pharos features three original compositions and two covers; a delicate but true-to-the-original version of “Manhattan Skyline” by Norway’s own pop progenitors A-HA (featuring LEPROUS frontman EINAR SOLBERG on vocal duties)

Extreme metallers Blasphemer sign to Candlelight Records and announce new album details.

Candlelight Records has announced the worldwide signing of Italian extreme metal stalwarts Blasphemer. The group’s third album The Sixth Hour will be released worldwide on January 24. The band commented: “The unholy crusaders have found their vexil: the phoenix. Blasphemer‘s third opus will see the light under the Candlelight Records banner.” The Sixth Hour showcases

Ihsahn to release Telemark, the first of two new EP’s, on February 14 via Candlelight Records.

Ihsahn will release the first of two five-track EP’s – inspired by and dedicated to his home county of Telemark – on February 14, 2020 via Candlelight Records. The first Telemark EP represents the dark, brutal and aggressive side of Ihsahn’s compositional identity. With three new original songs and two ferocious cover versions, it represents