Here below the statement of the band about Black Liturgy (quoted from Bandcamp):
“Batushka / Батюшка returns with their very first live record!
On the October night of Samhain, the band presented an atmospheric live stream prepared for the Colombian Festival Rock al Parque
- one of the largest music festivals in South America. The broadcast itself took place in the form of a freely available stream. After its success, the band decided to release the recorded performance entitled: "ЧЕРНАЯ ЛИТУРГИЯ / BLACK LITURGY / CZERNAYA LITURGIYA - A MONASTIC LIVE".
With additional four songs (11 total+intro) and over 70 minutes of runtime, this live record is your only chance to experience the atmosphere of Batushka's performance in the comfort of your own home. And as live shows are being postponed every day due to the global pandemic, you can now enjoy Batushka's music in a new and exciting way.
The band's full-time filmmaker Hiatsyntos Perry / Xиацынтос Hiatsyntos - Film Director is responsible for the incredible camera work. The Dobra 12 Studio team took care of the sound. Maciek Szupica designed the album's art, and Zukography. gosia zuk photography the band's original photographer since "Litourgiya", was responsible for the photo session.
The release will be out on December 24th as CD / DVD. Additionally, limited vinyl editions will be available in January 2021.
We invite you to check out one of the songs from the new release here: ИРМОС IV / IRMOS IV :
We have also launched the pre-order: