Signs With Napalm Records
Mats Leven, one of the most sought-after singers in the Hard Rock and metal, signs with Napalm Records and will release after about 50 recorded plates his first solo album under the name SKYBLOOD. From a small Tour with SWEDISH EROTICA in the year 1989 to the last year's American Tour of the TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA has Mats Leven with countless great artists such as YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, THERION, CANDLEMASS , or AT VANCE worked together, and he celebrate in the year 2019 30-year anniversary as an artist.
Mats commented on the signing as follows: “A few days after the split with Candlemass in September 2018, I was contacted by Napalm Records regarding my solo material. The timing was perfect and today I’m thrilled to announce our partnership and the release of SKYBLOOD in the fall of 2019! Skyblood is who I am and where I'm at after 30 years in this weird business. A special thanks to Sebastian Münch at Napalm – let's do this!“
Sebastian Muench, A&R of Napalm Records: “With absolute pleasure and honor Napalm Records would like to announce the signing of Mats Levens SKYBLOOD. Over the years, Mats distinguished vocal works have created various masterpieces; in particular for Candlemass, Krux and Therion! The new songs from the SKYBLOOD debut sound amazing and we are looking forward to a very successful album release. Mats, welcome to the Napalm family!”