Ab Initio

by Ashen Horde

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The prequel to the forthcoming full-length album, due late 2013


released July 2, 2013

All songs written and performed by Trevor Portz.

Artwork by Inextremiss: inextremiss.deviantart.com; layout by Trevor


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Ashen Horde Los Angeles, California

Drawing influence from the crème de la extreme, Ashen Horde celebrates the darker side of metal
in all its grim glory. Inspired by bands ranging from Vintersorg to Enslaved, and Tulus to Strapping
Young Lad, this is blackened prog-metal art at its finest. It’s technical and crushing, yet at times darkly melodic.

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