Serpent Sermon

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Serpent Sermon
Marduk - Serpent Sermon album cover.jpg
Studio album by Marduk
Released May 28, 2012
Genre Black metal
Length 54:25
Label Century Media
Producer Magnus "Devo" Andersson, Marduk
Marduk chronology
Iron Dawn
(2011)Iron Dawn2011
Serpent Sermon
(2012)
Frontschwein
(2015)Frontschwein2015

Serpent Sermon is the twelfth studio album by Swedish black metal band Marduk. It was released in North America on June 5, 2012 through Century Media Records on CD, vinyl and digital download. It reached number 44 on the Top Heatseekers Albums chart, selling roughly 800 copies in its first week.[1] Limited edition versions of the album include the bonus track "Coram Satanae", and a limited edition 7" vinyl EP of "Souls for Belial" was also released, featuring a cover of Wovenhand's "Oil On Panel".[2] A music video of "Souls for Belial" was also released on May 9, 2012.[3] The last album to feature drummer Lars Broddesson.

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleLength
1."Serpent Sermon"4:38
2."Messianic Pestilence"2:50
3."Souls for Belial"4:47
4."Into Second Death"5:11
5."Temple of Decay"5:25
6."Damnation's Gold"6:48
7."Hail Mary (Piss-soaked Genuflexion)"3:27
8."M.A.M.M.O.N."3:30
9."Gospel of the Worm"2:37
10."World of Blades"7:09
11."Coram Satanae" (limited edition bonus track)8:03
Total length:54:25

[4][5]

  • All music and lyrics written by Marduk.

Personnel[edit]

Marduk[6]

  • Mortuus – vocals
  • Morgan Steinmeyer Håkansson – guitar
  • Magnus "Devo" Andersson – bass
  • Lars Broddesson – drums

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Marduk: 'Serpent Sermon' First-Week Sales Revealed - Blabbermouth.net". Retrieved 30 January 2014.
  2. ^ "Century Media Records - Marduk: : releases new album, 'Serpent Sermon' today in North America". Retrieved 30 January 2014.
  3. ^ "Marduk - Souls For Belial (Official Video)". Retrieved 30 January 2014.
  4. ^ "allmusic.com page for Serpent Sermon". Retrieved 24 August 2012.
  5. ^ Disc 1 (2012-05-28). "Marduk - Serpent Sermon (Ltd. Edition )". Cmdistro.de. Retrieved 2013-10-07.
  6. ^ "Marduk official website". Retrieved 2012-08-07.