of Filth - 'Cryptoriana - The Seductiveness Of Decay'
by Dave Schwartz
Cradle of Filth are back with their
12th album - "Cryptoriana - The Seductiveness Of
Decay" - due out September 22, 2017 via
Nuclear Blast Records. If you’ve seen the video for
their first single, "Heartbreak and Séance," you know that
Dani Filth is in rare form. His vocals are perhaps the
most aggressive in several albums and the music as powerful as
ever. The video looks and sounds great as well.
It’s very lush and cinematic in appearance.
The entire band – Dani, guitarists
Ashok and Richard Shaw, bassist Daniel Firth, keyboardist
Lindsay Schoolcraft and drummer Martin Škaroupka – all
contributed to create a very diverse record that can stand on
its own, song by song or as a complete work. I caught up
with Dani Filth on Skype. I wish there was video to
accompany the audio but Dani choose to do the interview
without video on his end. Nonetheless, check out the