Get ready to headbang with Hollentor’s new heavy metal album “Divergency” featuring iconic metal artists. Read about the inspiration behind the album and its diverse themes
Hollentor, the heavy metal project, has released their third album, showcasing a new sound that captures the essence of eighties-style metal.
The album comprises songs and lyrics written by Glen Poland and sets a new tone for the band, unlike their previous albums, which were darker and heavier. The latest album provides a different feel while still maintaining the same songwriting and recording methods.
Divergency, the album’s first single, set the tone for the rest of the songs and was released with a music video on September 24th, 2021, on YouTube. The album is an eclectic mix of songs that touch on several themes, including technology and space, Greek mythology, and Viking pride. Divergency, the title track, is a progressive song that explores the concept of divergence, developing in different directions.
The album was recorded in multiple countries, including Paraguay, Canada, Germany, and the USA. Each musician recorded their parts in their respective countries, and the final mix and mastering were completed in Glen Drover’s home studio in Canada.
Hollentor’s latest album is a must-listen for metal enthusiasts looking for a new sound that captures the essence of eighties-style metal. With a star-studded lineup of musicians, the band has succeeded in creating a masterpiece that is sure to be loved by fans around the world.