Naglfar 7th Full-Length Album



on LP/CD/Digital via Century Media

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NAGLFAR to re-sign with Century Media Records, announce new album “Cerecloth” out May 8th, 2020!

It has been a long eight year stretch between releases for Umeå, Sweden’s black metal nihilists NAGLFAR, but despite the eight year wait, the band hasn’t been resting on their laurels. Like any slumbering beast, NAGLFAR have returned from their respite ferocious and hungry with their seventh full length album “Cerecloth” which is due for a worldwide release on May 8th, 2020. Recorded and mixed by NAGLFAR guitarist Marcus Norman at Wolf’s Lair Studio, and mastered by Dan Swanö at Unisound, the underlying musical and lyrical themes of “Cerecloth” were succinctly and confidently described by guitarist Andreas Nilsson: “The usual death and destruction.”

Judging from Andreas’ curt description, and the grim, ghostly cover art from the renowned artist Kristian Wåhlin and layout by Seiya Ogino of Ogino Design certain death is exactly what “Cerecloth” holds within.

Philipp Schulte, Director, comments: „NAGLFAR and Century Media have a long history and a close bond. Since 2003 and with the release of the album “Sheol” the band and the label have worked together. We are very happy to continue this great cooperation for future album releases. The time has come: With ‘Cerecloth’ NAGLFAR finally returns! We are stoked to release this beast of a real melodic black metal album from the far North of Sweden. Thank you, guys, for your trust throughout all these years. Stand as one for battles to come.”

NAGLFAR about re-signing: "There were never any doubts when approached by the Century Media family about extending our cooperation. One can't ask for a better label and we look forward to unleash ‘Cerecloth’ upon the world."

Kristoffer W. Olivius - Vocals
Andreas Nilsson - Guitar
Marcus E. Norman - Guitar

"Cerecloth" & "Vortex of Negativity" music videos by Arevärn Film.


May 8, 2020
Century Media Records
Trooper Entertainment (Japan)
LP, CD & Digital
  1. Cerecloth Music Video
  2. Horns
  3. Like Poison for the Soul
  4. Vortex of Negativity Music Video
  5. Cry of the Serafim Visualizer
  6. The Dagger in Creation
  7. A Sanguine Tide Unleashed
  8. Necronaut
  9. Last Breath of Yggdrasil Visualizer
Europe & World:
Ltd. CD Box Set (incl. Ltd. CD Digipak, patch, metal pendant, 5 art cards)
Ltd. CD Digipak
Gatefold black LP
100 Gatefold neon yellow LP via CM Onlineshop
200 Gatefold dark green LP via CM Distro and Onlineshop
200 Gatefold clear LP via EMP & Nuclear Blast
200 Gatefold white LP via Cudgel

North America:
Standard CD Jewelcase
200 Gatefold transp. blue LP

Standard CD Jewelcase w/ Exclusive Bonus

LP, CD & Digital

Neon Yellow Gatefold LP
Limited to 100

CM Distro

Dark Green Gatefold LP
Limited to 200

CM Distro EMP

Clear Gatefold LP
Limited to 200

EMP Nuclear Blast

White Gatefold LP
Limited to 200


Transparent Blue Gatefold LP
Limited to 200

Century Media

Limited Boxset CD
Incl. limited digipak CD, patch, metal pendant, 5 art cards

CM Distro EMP Nuclear Blast Cudgel

Jewel Case CD

Century Media

Official Merch

Our selection of official merchandise are available from the following outlets

Century Media Helloil Cudgel

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New Booking

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Oct 16, 2021
House of Metal 2022

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Sep 24, 2021
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Mar 22, 2021
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Mar 18, 2021
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Due to the ongoing current situations, we regret to inform you that we'll now be postponing the "Heathen Crusade" European tour with Primordial and Rome until April 2022.

All tickets purchased will remain valid, with the exception of Polish dates are now, unfortunately, cancelled due to logistics reasons. Instead, three new shows are now added in Eindhoven, NL; Bochum, DE; and Dark Easter Metal Meeting in Munich, DE.

Heathen Crusade Tour 2022
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08.04.2022 DE - Bochum, Matrix
09.04.2022 BE - Bomal, Durbuy Rock Festival
10.04.2022 UK - Birmingham, Asylum
11.04.2022 UK - London, Assembly Hall
12.04.2022 FR - Colmar, Grillen
13.04.2022 FR - Lyon, CCO Villeurbanne
14.04.2022 FR - Paris, La Machine du Moulin Rouge
15.04.2022 CH - Pratteln, Z7
16.04.2022 DE - Mannheim, MS Connexion Complex
17.04.2022 DE - München, Dark Easter Metal Meeting
18.04.2022 NL - Eindhoven, Effenaar
19.04.2022 DE - Berlin, Lido
20.04.2022 DE - Bremen, Modernes
21.04.2022 DK - Copenhagen, Pumpehuset
22.04.2022 SE - Gothenburg, Valand
23.04.2022 SE - Stockholm, Slaktkyrkan

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Apr 8, 2022
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Apr 10, 2022
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Apr 11, 2022
Assembly Hall
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Apr 12, 2022
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Apr 13, 2022
CCO Villeurbanne
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Apr 14, 2022
La Machine du Moulin Rouge
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Apr 15, 2022
Pratteln, Switzerland
Apr 16, 2022
MS Connexion Complex
Mannheim, Germany
Apr 17, 2022
Dark Easter Metal Meeting
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Apr 18, 2022
Eindhover, Netherlands
Apr 19, 2022
Berlin, Germany
Apr 20, 2022
Bremen, Germany
Apr 21, 2022
Copenhagen, Denmark
Apr 22, 2022
Gothenburg, Sweden
Apr 23, 2022
Stockholm, Sweden
May 28, 2022
Bavarian Battle Open Air
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Jun 16-19, 2022
Graspop Metal Meeting 2022
Dessel, Belgium
Jul 2, 2022
Under The Black Sun
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Sep 9, 2022
Raise Your Horns
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