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June 25, 2022

It's a big joy for us to be part of this year's line up of the FREE & EASY FESTIVAL, which will take place on the area of Munich's Backstage, where we were given the opportunity to both play and experience great concerts in the past.

On this very special evening - the 24th of July - we will be joined by two further bands from our home country Tyrol we are friends with: Traitors to the Crown are a metal band formed only two years ago, however their members are equipped with loads of experience from former bands and projects, whereas Sarcasm Syndrome are nothing short of a true doom metal legend of our hometown Innsbruck.

So, needless to say, we are very much looking forward to this evening - and we are in pleasant anticipation of a fantastic summer meeting with many of you!

More infos: Tourdates


Picture: Carsten Brand


Doppeltour 2022

» Tickets & Infos


  • Mein Flügelschlag (Demo-MC), 1997
  • Nicht um zu sterben (CD), 1997
  • Bitter ist's dem Tod zu dienen (CD), 1999
  • Her von welken Nächten (CD), 2001
  • Hexenwind (CD), 2005
  • Durch den Traum (CD), 2006
  • In Luft geritzt (CD), 2008
  • Nachtreisen (DVD), 2009
  • Flammentriebe (CD), 2011
  • Freiheit (CD), 2014
  • Du wilde Liebe sei (CD), 2021

Prophecy Productions, 2021

Audio recordings, mix and mastering:

Markus Stock, Eviga and Inve @ Wallbach-Studio, Song-Werkstatt and Klangschmiede E (2019-2020)


Eviga: voices, guitars, percussion
Inve: violin, keyboards

Nadja Daniel: additional voices ("In tiefem Schweigen")

Lyrics (PDF):

german german english english



  • So ruf' sie wach das Sehnen
  • In Strömen aus Verwandlung ein flackerloses Licht
  • Dein knöchern' Kosen
  • Liebes dunkle Nacht
  • Der Freiheit Verlangen nach goldenen Ketten
  • Sie machen Mangel zum Geschenk
  • Das Geheimnis des Quellkosters
  • Das Sehnen von Mond und Sonne
  • Dem Kühnen in der Stille
  • Freiheit erlösen

CD2: (ltd. hardcover book edition)

  • In tiefem Schweigen (bonus track)
  • Audiokommentar und inszenierte Lesung (ca. 54 min)



DORNENREICH - intense - mystic - timeless

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Founded in 1996, Dornenreich have proved a recipe for uniquely intense music, expressive German lyrics, and a charismatic presence on stage for more than 25 years now.

After years of extensive production phases in the studio, after years filled with concerts and tours, after chart positions and an Impala Silver Award for over 20,000 copies of their third album sold all over Europe, Dornenreich took a break in 2014 — with the release of their eight studio record "Freiheit" in the eighteenth year of their history, they deliberately withdrew in order to renew their perspectives in the light of more sophisticated constellations and to continue on their very own path.

While that didn’t mean the Austrians didn’t give a lot of celebrated concerts across Europe after 2014, it took them more than seven years to come forth with a new studio album.

The year 2021 — which also marked the 20th anniversary of "Her von welken Nächten," the record that put Dornenreich on the map as one of the most defining and unconventional acts amongst German-language metal and folk bands — saw Dornenreich return with their ninth studio album, "Du wilde Liebe sei". With this genre-defying record released in their 25th year of existence (official German charts #31), they have impressively proven that they feel obliged to the nature of life and a radical understanding of art exclusively.

With their inimitable emotional force, their momentum and unpredictability, Dornenreich embody the paragon of an exciting and independent-minded band, and with their symbolist as well as confrontative criticism of self and civilisation, they harbour within them a depth and an explosiveness that have no rivals.


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DOPPELTOUR 2022: 20 Jahre "Her von welken Nächten"
& Albumpräsentation "Du wilde Liebe sei"

June 3, 2022
AT - Lights of Darkness / Salzburg

June 4, 2022
DE - Skaldenfest Open Air / Würzburg
sold out!

June 10, 2022
AT - Wien / Escape
info sold out!

June 11, 2022
DE - Stuttgart / Club Zentral

July 9, 2022
DE - Cham / L.A.Cham

July 15, 2022
DE - Holzappel / Mahlstrom Open Air

August 5, 2022
AT - Klagenfurt - Johanneskirche


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