Ketzer Announces New Album “Starless” to be Released 29th January 2016

Ketzer Announces New Album “Starless” to be Released 29th January 2016


German KETZER will release their brand new album “Starless” on January, 29th through Metal Blade Records!

The band has now launched a landing page featuring the albums title track “Starless” as well as the front art at Make also sure to check out the pre-order section, there’s exclusive bundles available! “Starless” will be available on CD, LP and through all digital outlets.

In the summer of 2015 KETZER entered the studio for the first time in four years. After two months of intense work the band finished recording it’s third album – “Starless“!

It is just now that we are realizing what we have done during this summer: We recorded an album which is very free from any boundaries and pre-conceived notions that you can find ever so often within the genre of heavy metal. From sounds of raging fury, to the echoes of calm and cleansing waves – “Starless” is an album that will take you on a journey that is unexpected, yet familiar at the same time. “Starless” is going to explore the crack between religion and reality. Is there a truth in between? Centuries ago, humankind looked up into the star filled night skies, questioning the universe and their lives within it. In order to find answers, mythology was born. But religion and myths cannot connect to the world we live in today. They have blinded the night skies – hence, we have become “starless”. Join us to sing songs of the universe and play tunes of the spheres!

Starless” Tracklist:
1. Starless
2. When Milk Runs Dry
3. Godface
4. Count To Ten
5. The Hunger
6. White Eyes
7. Shaman’s Dance
8. Silence And Sound
9. Earthborn
10. Limbo

KETZER (German for “heretic”) is a highly professional and extreme metal outfit hailing from Cologne, Germany and ready to set the World afire with their new album “Starless” to be released in early 2016!

KETZER‘s debut album ‘Satan’s Boundaries Unchained‘ is one of the most critically acclaimed Black/Thrash Records of the past years. With the second album entitled ‘Endzeit Metropolis‘, they have progressed in their musical direction once more. After the release of two full-length albums and playing three extensive tours throughout Europe and the United States, the band is far from reaching its peak!

A brand new 7″ featuring two new songs will be released November, 27th of this year. Both songs (“Starless” and “Count To Ten“) were recorded during a demo session in December of 2014. The “Starless” 7″ will be available in four limited editions (black/white/gold/marbled) and can be pre-ordered at THIS location.

Gerrit – Vocals
Marius – Guitars
Chris – Guitars
David – Bass
Sören – Drums


About Louise Swift

I first went to a gig in 1981, Gillan at Leeds University. I've been a regular gig goer ever since. I haven't kept count of how many gigs I've been to over the intervening years, but it's a lot! My favourite bands are AC/DC then, in no particular order, Anti-Nowhere League, Slaughter and the Dogs, Towers of London and Dirt Box Disco. I tend to like Glam/Punk and rude offensive lyrics, not sure what that says about me but as Animal would say 'So What!' The question was recently put to me - did I write for any online publications? My reply - No, but I'd like to! Planetmosh was suggested and I found myself offering to review Aces High Festival. Easy peasy I thought! Well not quite, if a jobs worth doing it's worth doing well! I had sixteen bands to research. I found I actually enjoyed that and it kept me too busy to be making lunatic comments on Facebook! ;) Then I felt a bit inadequately qualified. I mean, who am I to comment on others, when my musical expertise extends to being able to play a mean Greensleeves on the recorder and a passable Annie's song on the flute! Haven't picked up either instrument for years! What I do have, however, is over 30 years of experience as a gig goer, so I can comment on what I like and what I don't! It's only my opinion and, if I don't like a band it doesn't mean they are bad, just not to my own liking. I admire anyone who has the guts to get up on that stage and have a go!