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Polish death metal lords Behemoth have dropped a new cover of The Cure's 1980 track 'A Forest', featuring vocals from Shining frontman Niklas Kvarforth.
It serves as the title track for a newly-announced EP, which will be Behemoth's first new material since their 2018 album I Loved You At Your Darkest. It'll be available on May 28 and consist of four tracks.
Here is The Cure's original version, for context:
While we never thought we'd see these two bands crossing paths, it kind of makes sense thematically given that virtually every black metal music video involves some sort of forest!
Behemoth - 'A Forest' EP Tracklisting
1 - A Forest (feat. Niklas Kvarforth)
2 - A Forest (Live from Merry Christless, Warsaw, Poland, December 2018) [feat. Niklas Kvarforth]
3 - Shadows ov Ea Cast Upon Golgotha
4 - Evoe