Puerto Rico's epic doom metallers DANTESCO have three albums scheduled for release this year. The band's new covers CD, "The Ten Commandments Of Metal", will feature songs from CANDLEMASS, BLACK SABBATH, RAINBOW, MERCYFUL FATE, SANCTUARY, WARLORD, SAVATAGE, METAL CHURCH, SORCERER and MANOWAR, and will be made available via Cruz Del Sur Music. A new studio album, "We Dont Fear You God", will also be released through Cruz Del Sur Music and will include such songtitles as "Betrayer", "The Blood Of The Saints", "The Conqueror Worm" and "We Dont Fear You God". The album's cover artwork by Dimitar Nikolov can be viewed below.
Also on the DANTESCO front, the band's first demo, one previously unreleased cut ("La Fe") and four new tracks — "The Woods At Night", "Burning Times", "Rasputin" and "Purimos Polemos (Viriathos)" — will be made available via Stormspell Records under the title "Seven Years Of Battle".
DANTESCO will take part in the Up The Hammers festival in Athens, Greece on March 5-6, 2010 alongside such acts as SAVAGE GRACE, SLAUTER XTROYES, DOOMSWORD and PRAYING MANTIS.