The new official Mortemia video for “Here Comes Winter” is out now!

Morten Veland (Sirenia, Mortemia, and founder of Tristania) released the 7th Mortemia song from ‘The Pandemic Pandemonium Sessions’ on the 29th of January. The track was entitled ‘Here Comes Winter’ and features Maja Shining (Forever Still) on guest vocals. Morten Veland: “I am proud and honored to introduce my friend Maja Shining as my special guest for ‘The Pandemic Pandemonium Sessions’. The seventh song is entitled ‘Here Comes Winter’ […]

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The new Mortemia track ‘My Demons and I’ is out now!

Morten Veland (Sirenia, Mortemia, and founder of Tristania) released the 6th Mortemia single from ‘The Pandemic Pandemonium Sessions’. The song features Brittney Slayes (Unleash the Archers) on guest vocals, and it’s available on all digital platforms. The track is entitled ‘My Demons and I’.

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“When I start writing the lyrics I always try to find a subject that fits well together with the atmosphere” – exclusive interview with Morten Veland

I’m a huge Sirenia fan for years now! If you already follow our blog for a while, you could notice that how many Sirenia interviews we did during the years, and we also took every chance to see them live when they were in town. That’s why I was so excited when I got an e-mail from Morten Veland himself in which he informed me about the next releases of his solo project, Mortemia. Of course, we took a chance and did an interview with him about his plans.

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“Our music praises the significance of love and internal power” – Introducing: Scarlet Desire

Scarlet Desire’s music is dark, romantic gothic metal with symphonic elements like symphonic orchestration and powerful female opera vocals. The vocalist, Danae Komodromou has a classical background and she is an educated soprano. Her vocals are very powerful and she has a pretty big vocal range (3 and a half octaves) – this means that she can also sing extremely high notes and different styles when needed. The result is very classical-sounding powerful symphonic metal with a dark and unique sound. Here’s our interview with Danae and Esa!

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