germusica's blog

THEOCRACY: neues Album „Ghost Ship“ erscheint am 28.10.2016!


Das schwedische Label Ulterium Records veröffentlicht am 28.10.2016 das neue Album der amerikanischen Ausnahme-Melodic-Metal-Band THEOCRACY. Den Vertrieb übernimmt in Deutschland und Österreich Alive Music; wir sind für die Promo in beiden Ländern zuständig und beginnen mit der Bemusterung dieses Titels voraussichtlich Ende August.

Wir hatten schon die Möglichkeit in „Ghost Ship“ reinzuhören und sind begeistert! Die Band wird im Herbst auch u.a. in Deutschland live auftreten; die Daten folgen in Kürze.

Produkt: Theocracy – Ghost Ship

VÖ-Datum: 28.102.2016

Label: Ulterium Records

PR in: D, AT

PR Kontakt:


The Athens, Georgia-based melodic metal band THEOCRACY will release their new album „Ghost Ship“ on October 28th in Europe and North America through Ulterium Records. Information on different editions and formats will be announced soon.

With Ghost Ship, Theocracy perfects the lively and fully-realized sound of As the World Bleeds, delivering 10 muscular and streamlined tracks that never lose focus and combine for one memorable journey. You like midtempo singalong anthems? Try the “Ghost Ship” title track. Thrashy rhythms and intensity?  “The Wonder of It All” should be to your liking. Emotional ballads with huge melodic hooks? Go “Around the World and Back.”  Or if you prefer epic, progressive tracks that do all these things and more, 10-minute album closer “Easter” is sure to be a favorite. Each song on Ghost Ship stands alone and has a unique signature, but every moment sounds unmistakably like Theocracy.

“So many kids were coming up to us after shows and telling us their stories,” says Theocracy vocalist Matt Smith. “A lot of them were searching for purpose and a place to fit in, and having grown up as an awkward and unpopular kid myself, their words really stuck with me. I started thinking about what a band of misfits Jesus’ disciples were:  fishermen, tax collectors, and people of little consequence in the eyes of the world. Sometimes the ones most people don’t see, or choose to look straight through—the ghosts of society, as it were, dead to the world—end up having the biggest impact. That’s where the title and idea for Ghost Ship came from: all the misfits, the uncool, the outcasts, there is a place where you do fit in. Although Ghost Ship is not a concept album, this is a recurring theme, particularly in the title track and ‘Castaway.’”

„Ghost Ship“ track listing: 01. Paper Tiger; 02. Ghost Ship, 03. The Wonder Of It All, 04. Wishing Well, 05. Around the World and Back, 06. Stir the Embers, 07. A Call To Arms, 08. Currency In A Bankrupt World, 09. Castaway, 10. Easter

„Ghost Ship“ artwork:

Theocracy band photo:


Theocracy online:

Official website:

Official facebook page:


Kommentar verfassen

Trage deine Daten unten ein oder klicke ein Icon um dich einzuloggen:

Du kommentierst mit Deinem Abmelden /  Ändern )

Google Foto

Du kommentierst mit Deinem Google-Konto. Abmelden /  Ändern )


Du kommentierst mit Deinem Twitter-Konto. Abmelden /  Ändern )


Du kommentierst mit Deinem Facebook-Konto. Abmelden /  Ändern )

Verbinde mit %s

%d Bloggern gefällt das: