PHAETHON "Sacrifice Doth Call" [12" MLP, Black Vinyl]
2020 - Epic Heavy Metal from United Kingdom
Phaethon was founded in 2020 with the distinct goal of delivering ripping old school heavy metal of the epic persuasion. Despite forming only recently, the demo EP Sacrifice Doth Call is the result of nearly five years of work. Lyrically Phaethon dive into myriad tales of mythology and the madness they provoke. The EP explores Mayan human sacrifice, Christian hangings, as well as the fall of Phaethon. Influences Manilla Road, Bathory, Pagan Altar, Cirith Ungol, Candlemass, Sortilege, Satan (UK), olden Manowar, Pentragam, and of course your Priests and Maidens.