Progressive Music Awards 2014

27-06-2014

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Voting for this year's Progressive Music Awards is now open!

Anathema are pleased to be nominated in 3 categories -

- Best Band VOTE
- Best Album 'Distant Satellites' VOTE
- Best Anthem 'Anathema' VOTE

Anathema UK Tour

13-06-2014

Following the release of 'distant satellites' and performances at Download Festival, ANATHEMA are pleased to announce a series of UK tour dates for September, with tickets and VIP packages going on sale soon.

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SEPTEMBER 2014

21st – Glasgow, o2 ABC2
22nd – o2 Academy Newcastle 2
23rd – Manchester Academy 3
25th – Wolverhampton, Slade Rooms
26th – London, Koko
27th – Bristol, Thekla
28th – Southampton, Talking Heads

Released this week 'distant satellites', was recorded at Cederberg Studios in Oslo, with producer Christer-André Cederberg and additional mixing by Grammy Nominated Steven Wilson, ANATHEMA also brought in the legendary services of Dave Stewart (Porcupine Tree, Steven Wilson) to create the new album’s extraordinary orchestral arrangements.

To date it’s the band’s most widely acclaimed record with the likes of The Guardian, The Independent, Total Guitar, Metal Hammer, Kerrang!, Drowned in Sound and Prog heaping praise on the album so far.

'distant satellites' is available to order at Omerch:

www.omerch.eu/shop/Anathema

distant satellites OUT NOW

09-06-2014

'Distant Satellites' is OUT NOW in the UK!

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Anathema begin a series of UK in-store signings today, firstly at Sister Ray Records, London - 75 Berwick Street 5.30pm.

Followed by...

Tuesday 10th:
Rapture Witney – 1.00pm
Sound Knowledge, Marlborough + acoustic set – 7.00pm

Wednesday 11th:
Spillers Records, Cardiff – 1.00pm
Rise, Bristol + acoustic set – 6.00pm

Thursday 12th:
Head Records, Leamington Spa – 1.00pm

Album reviews:

“A remarkable album that confirms their flexibilty and talent for making energetic, expressive, poignant music. Anathema are a special band, determined not to stagnate, and distant satellites is yet another divine release”
Prog Magazine (UK)

“Ebbing and flowing, brooding and building the album’s structural dynamics are masterfully balanced, songcraft is tightened and the band’s overflowing musical passion gets ever more complelling and infectious”
8/10 Metal Hammer (UK)

“A remarkable album that confirms their flexibilty and talent for making energetci, expressive, poignant music. Anathema are a special band, determined not to stagnate, and distant satellites is yet another divine release”
Prog Magazine (UK)

“Ebbing and flowing, brooding and building the album’s structural dynamics are masterfully balanced, songcraft is tightened and the band’s overflowing musical passion gets ever more complelling and infectious”
8/10 Metal Hammer (UK)

“Yet another sublime masterclass in supercharged emotional songwriting and fearless sonic curiosity”
***** Dom Lawson, The Guardian (UK)

“High emotions, great music simply epic!”
8/10 Classic Rock (DE)

“A very harmonic and solid album which will a receive a warm welcome from the fans for sure!”
8/10 Rock Hard Magazine (DE)

“Anathema have done it again!”
95/100 Aardschok Magazine (NL)

'distant satellites' album stream

05-06-2014

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'distant satellites' streaming in full on The Independent ahead of it's release in the UK on Monday (June 9th)!

CLICK HERE TO LISTEN

Order the album on Anathema's official merch store:

www.omerch.eu/shop/Anathema

'The Making of Distant Satellites' clip

23-05-2014

The 3 disc deluxe version of Distant Satellites includes a DVD with a making of the album documentary. Watch a clip below...



Pre-order 'Distant Satellites' on Omerch:
www.omerch.eu/shop/Anathema/

The deluxe version is available on Burning Shed:
www.burningshed.com/store/kscope/product/5/5643/

*FIVE* lucky customers who pre-order the album through Omerch will receive in their order a handwritten short poem by Danny (subject of his choice), personalised with each winner's name and signed by the man himself!

In addition, *ONE* other lucky Omerch customer will receive a one-off handwritten lyric sheet - signed by the whole band!