The Desert Mourns

by Yellow Eyes

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Pencilvester I love this band so much that when i listen to them my eyes turn yellow. Favorite track: One Rock For The Wild Dog.
Matthew Toye
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Matthew Toye Yellow Eyes remains one of the most important acts currently in the black metal scene in America or any other place on the planet. I have mad respect for them. Favorite track: One Rock For The Wild Dog.
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xhrl_ I bought this EP because it is killer blackened metal. Both songs rock, but "One Rock For The Wild Dog" blows me away. I highly recommend this EP to anyone who even has the slightest interest in black metal. I know there is more than blackness in the metal of YE but I do feel it is the best general term to describe it. There's a spirit or feeling to Yellow Eyes' best music which transports or uplifts -- and this is some of YE's best :) Favorite track: One Rock For The Wild Dog.
Mark Southworth
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Mark Southworth desert mourns. melodic, catchy, interesting, brutal
Riff Spreader
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Riff Spreader Yellow Eyes might be the most important USBM band working right now. One Rock for the Wild Dog is a black metal masterpiece. Favorite track: One Rock For The Wild Dog.
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The village fountain mourns the square Near the salted slimeheads A man throws handfuls of his blood His bright teeth (You should think in solid ways Look what happens when you don't) Forget that you were tricked You lie to the wriggling mess with every thought Near the salted slimeheads Red yawns widen and splatter He spreads his belongings on the sand I heard something through his prehistoric grin We were all scarred with tribal wounds But the clustering force left me alone There was once a village square Whose bright floor I swept Forget that you were tricked You lie to the wriggling mess with every thought
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In the resounding desert The whale scrapes and feeds on the bugs Something they gave him makes him sweat He will not trust them again One rock for the wild dog He's not working on the inside Here's one for right between the eyes If he misses he will stamp his feet To break the roof and fall through to the tangling ropes In the resounding desert The whale scrapes and feeds on the bugs Something they gave him makes him sweat He will not trust them again (The shimmering dot on the way down the slope)

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Cassette tape available NOW: www.voidcassettes.com/tapes/the-desert-mourns

12" vinyl available at www.sibirrecords.com (USA) or www.deadsection.dk (europe) SOLD OUT

'One Rock For The Wild Dog' awarded "Best Local Single of the Past 12 Months New York 2014"

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released January 22, 2014

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Yellow Eyes New York, New York

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