Rising Retro Prog-Rockers HÄLLAS Release Official Video for “Elusion’s Gate”



Adventure Rockers HÄLLAS Release Music Video for Newest Single “Elusion’s Gate” | Watch HERE!


New Album, Isle Of Wisdom, out April 8! | Pre-Order NOW!



[photo credit: Marcus Carlsson]



A feel-good blend of evocative 70’s retro rock!


Rising Swedish “Adventure Rock” stars HÄLLAS return with an evocative, feel-good blend of nostalgic 70’s hard rock, prog, proto-metal, folk and psychedelic influences on their anticipated upcoming third studio album, Isle Of Wisdom, out April 8, 2022.


With its blend of 70’s rock, folk, and psychedelic influences, single “Elusion's Gate” of Adventure Rock Stars HÄLLAS enchants. Now, the Swedes have released an official music video for the previously released single. The video easily takes the atmosphere of the song and transforms it into epic images. The special video technique and imagery makes the video a dark and mysterious piece of art.


Check out HÄLLAS’ Official Video for “Elusion’s Gate HERE:




Isle Of Wisdom starts with synthy “Birth Into Darkness”, with an incredibly clever topline from the one of a kind vocals of singer and bassist Tommy Alexandersson. The musical journey continues with the mystical single “Earl’s Theme” embellished by choral voices, and proceeds with exceptional “Elusion’s Gate” - a piece that, by making room for the guitar lines of Alexander Moraitis and Marcus Petersson, highlights the overall epic and mysterious atmosphere of the album. Isle Of Wisdom was produced in collaboration with Linn Fijal and Vilma Colling at Riksmixningsverket studio, which has hosted the diverse likes of Arch Enemy, ABBA and Celine Dion. Comprised of eight bold opuses, Isle Of Wisdom is a deft new step in the noteworthy sonic trajectory of HÄLLAS, cementing them as a band to watch!


This collection of fresh tracks allows the listener to emerge in a brand new realm soaked in mystery and retro atmosphere - key features of HÄLLAS’ fantasy and sci-fi driven auditory aesthetic. Isle Of Wisdom, the successor to HÄLLAS’ critically acclaimed full-length offering Conundrum (Top 50 on the Swedish Charts, P3 Guld Award nominee), is set for release just before they hit the road on an extensive European tour.


HÄLLAS on Isle Of Wisdom:

"An escape from unwanted happenings doesn't always lead you towards the better as danger can be found in any universe or time. Welcome to the Isle of Wisdom."


Pre-Order Isle Of Wisdom NOW – First format sold out already!




Tracklist:

1. Birth/Into Darkness 2. Advent of Dawn 3. Earl's Theme 4. The Inner Chamber 5. Elusion's Gate 6. Gallivants (Of Space) 7. Stygian Depths 8. The Wind Carries the Word

Isle Of Wisdom will be available in the following formats:

  • Die Hard Edition - 1LP Gatefold MARBLED VIOLET/BLACK + poster and slipmat (Napalm Records Mailorder exclusive - limited to 300 copies worldwide) – SOLD OUT!

  • 1LP Gatefold PURPLE (Napalm Records Mailorder exclusive - limited to 300 copies worldwide)

  • 1LP Gatefold BLACK

  • CD Digipak

  • Digital Album



[1LP Gatefold PURPLE (Napalm Records Mailorder exclusive - limited to 300 copies worldwide)]



Formed in 2011 and named after the main character featured in the stories of their lyrics - a knight in a parallel medieval universe destined to take part in a religious war caused by a tyrannical queen - HÄLLAS are the originators of the "Adventure Rock" genre, devoting themselves to the aforementioned sonic fusion and eccentric imagery inspired by rock greats of yore with a fantastical twist.


Catch HÄLLAS live on tour:

06.05.22 DE – Hamburg / Logo

07.05.22 FR – Strasbourg / La Maison Bleue

08.05.22 FR – Paris / La Maroquinerie

09.05.22 DE – Hanover / Chez Heinz

10.05.22 DE – Leipzig / UT Connewitz

11.05.22 DE – Berlin / Frannz Club

12.05.22 DE – Munich / Strom

13.05.22 DE – Stuttgart / Club Zentral

14.05.22 CZ – Praha / Klub 007 Strahov

15.05.22 DE – Cologne / Club Volta

16.05.22 BE – Aarshot / De Klinker

17.05.22 FR – Lyon / Rock N’Eat

18.05.22 NL – Tilburg / Little Devil

19.05.22 DE – Wiesbaden / Kesselhaus

20.05.22 DE – Nuremberg / Der Cult

22.05.22 AT – Vienna / Szene

30.07.22 NL – Amsterdam / Melkweg


The band simply states: “See you in May!”


HÄLLAS are:

Tommy Alexandersson - vocals / bass

Marcus Petersson - guitar

Kasper Eriksson - drums / percussion

Nicklas Malmquist - organ / synthesizer

Alexander Moraitis - guitar


HÄLLAS online:

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