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Nechochwen to release rarities album, ‘The Ancient Pulse,’ on Oct 26th

Critically acclaimed West Virginian folk metalists Nechochwen are celebrating their 10th anniversary with the release of a new record called The Ancient Pulse with Nordvis on October 26th. The forthcoming release is a collection of unreleased and rare songs from the past decade. Today, the band has debuted the record’s first new song, “Winterstrife.”


2018 marks the 10 year anniversary of the West Virginia duo Nechochwen. The duo has been an eclectic and powerful enigma in the musical world since their inception with their blend of extreme metal and Appalachian folk music. 3 years after the critically acclaimed Heart of Akamon album the band returns with a quality collection of rare and previously unreleased songs. The Ancient Pulse also features cover songs from Rotting Christ and Ozzy Osbourne as well as reworked songs from the excellent OtO LP. This exclusive and limited CD comes with a 16 page booklet including lyrics, liner notes and rare photos. The Ancient Pulse is a must for all the Nechochwen followers out there!

The Ancient Pulse Tracklisting:

1. The Lodge
2. Fallen Timbers
3. Nilu-famu
4. Winterstrife
5. Allumhammochwen – The Crossing
6. At Night May I Roam
7. Charnel House
8. On The Wind
9. Heya Hona
10. One With The Forest (Rotting Christ Cover)
11. Song of the White-tailed Deer
12. Over The Mountain (Ozzy Osbourne Cover)