Friday, 22 March 2013

Kvelertak - Månelyst

Kvelertak (Kuh-vell-er-tack) - (Norwegian for "stranglehold" or "chokehold") is a six-piece band from Norway that plays rock music.
They were formed in Stavanger, Norway formed in 2007. The group comprises vocalist Erlend Hjelvik, guitarists Vidar Landa, Bjarte Lund Rolland and Maciek Ofstad, bassist Marvin Nygaard and drummer Kjetil Gjermundrød.

Todays tune "Månelyst" is taken from the upcoming second studio album "Meir" (translating to English as "More"). It is scheduled to be released on March 25, 2013 (March 26 in the US) via Sony Music Scandinavia in Scandinavia, Roadrunner Records in the rest of the world, and by Indie Recordings on vinyl. It was recorded at GodCity Studios in Salem, Massachusetts, United States and produced by Kurt Ballou of Converge

Upcoming tourdates:

Mar 21 Traffic Club, Rome, Italy
Mar 22 Forum Live, Milano, Italy
Mar 24 Arena Wien, Austria
> Mar 26 Hydrozagadka, Warsaw, Poland
Mar 27 Magnet, Berlin, Germany
Mar 28 Conne Island, Leipzig, Germany
Mar 29 Knust, Hamburg, Germany
Mar 30 Riff, Bochum, Germany
Mar 31 Paaspop Festival, Schijndel, Netherlands
Apr 01 AB Club, Brussels, Belgium
Apr 04 Røkeriet, Bergen, Norway
Apr 05 Byscenen, Haugesund, Norway
Apr 06 KONSERTHUSET, Stavanger, Norway
Apr 08 Østsia, Kristiansand, Norway
Apr 09 Pustervik, Göteborg, Sweden
Apr 10 KB, Malmö, Sweden
Apr 11 Debaser Medis, Stockholm, Sweden
Apr 12 Byscenen, Trondheim, Norway
Apr 13 ROCKEFELLER, Oslo, Norway
Apr 21 Bottom Lounge w/ Cancer Bats, Chicago, IL
Apr 22 Shelter@ St Andrews w/ Cancer Bats, Bla..., Detroit, MI
Apr 23 Mr Small's w/ Cancer Bats, Pittsburgh, PA
Apr 24 The Grog Shop w/ Cancer Bats, Bla..., Cleveland, OH
Apr 25 Ace of Cups w/ Cancer Bats, Bla..., Columbus, OH
Apr 27 7th Street Entry w/ Cancer Bats, Minneapolis, MN
Apr 28 Granada Theater w/ Cancer Bats, Bla..., Lawrence, KS
Apr 30 Larimer Lounge w/ Cancer Bats, Bla..., Denver, CO
May 01 In the Venue w/ Cancer Bats, Bla..., Salt Lake City, UT
May 03 Hawthorne Theatre w/ Cancer Bats, Portland, OR
May 04 El Corazon w/ Cancer Bats, Seattle, WA
May 05 Rickshaw Theatre w/ Cancer Bats, Vancouver, Canada
May 07 Slim's w/ Cancer Bats, San Francisco, CA
May 08 The Roxy w/ Cancer Bats, West Hollywood, CA
May 09 Joe's Grotto w/ Cancer Bats, Phoenix, AZ
May 11 Fitzgerald's (Downstairs) w/ Cancer Bats, Bla..., Houston, TX
May 12 Club Dada w/ Cancer Bats, Bla..., Dallas, TX
May 13 Red 7 w/ Cancer Bats, Bla..., Austin, TX
May 14 Downtown Music Little Rock, AR
May 15 Exit/In w/ Cancer Bats, Bla..., ashville, TN
May 17 The Studio at Webster Hall w/ Cancer Bats, New York, NY
May 18 Underground Arts w/ Cancer Bats, Bla..., Philadelphia, PA
May 19 Rock & Roll Hotel w/ Cancer Bats, Washington, DC
May 20 Great Scott w/ Cancer Bats, Allston, MA
May 21 Les Katacombes w/ Black Tusk, Montreal, Canada
May 22 The Wreck Room w/ Black Tusk, Toronto, Canada
May 30 Siesta Festival, Hassleholm, Sweden
Jun 08 Viking Stadion w/ Kiss, Stavanger, Norway

More info @

Official Kvelertak Web
Official Kvelertak Facebook

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