ICECROSS – Icecross LP. We are very proud to announce the 40th anniversary LP reissue of this 1973 Icelandic hard rock underground monster that’s been the target of collectors for at least two decades! Carefully remastered for pristine sound that lays waste to all the bootlegs that have come before. Includes 12 x 12 insert with liner notes, clippings and photographs and 11 x 17 poster featuring cover art and band photos celebrating 40th anniversary of this classic underground cult favorite. With quality poly-lined paper sleeve for record.
It’s also available in a limited edition (only 100 made) package direct from the Rockadrome label. This SPECIAL EDITION includes extras:
- WHITE vinyl version (only 100 pressed) exclusively available from www.rockadrome.com in collector pack.
- 3 x 3 embroidered patch
- 4 x 4 sticker
- 1.5 pinback button
- Two-sided ICECROSS T-Shirt (Gildan pre-shrunk 100% cotton) with cover art on front and 40th anniversary commemoration on back
Icecross possess a unique and dark sound for their time which reveals influences ranging from Sabbath to Crimson to Blue Oyster Cult and beyond all melded together in such a way to form their distinct Icecross style. Considered proto-metal by many, though they don’t achieve this with a typical smash your face approach. Instead, Icecross unleash some killer inventive guitar sounds by way of Leslie speakers combined with wild ominous bass lines, frantic drumming, spooky effected vocals and splendid use of bow to create a perfect dark heavy guitar album. One of the few, if not the only, Icelandic band inspired by Sabbath at that time.
For fans of Leaf Hound, Blue Cheer, Elias Hulk, Iron Claw, Jerusalem, Necronomicon, Hairy Chapter, Incredible Hog, Dust, Pentagram, Flower Travellin’ Band and the like.
All tracks are self-composed and sung in English:
- Wandering Around
- A Sad Mans Story
- Jesus Freaks
- The End