The Answer Lies In The Black Cloud - Forlorn LP or CD
The Answer Lies In The Black Void is a collaboration between Martina Horváth and Jason Köhnen. Horváth (also singer for the avant-garde metal project Thy Catafalque) and Köhnen (Celestial Season, ex-The Kilimanjaro Darkjazz Ensemble) predominantly work together in their outwardly music project MANSUR together with Dmitry El Demerdashi (ex-PHURPA) releasing their music on Denovali Records.
Horváth and Köhnen decided to join forces through their passion for all things Doom, presenting their personal take on the Doom genre in all its beautiful darkness and from all possible angles.
The debut album ‘Forlorn’ out on Burning World Records on September 24th 2021. LP/CD/Digital
Pre-order the album in digital form here now.
Vinyl available April 2022.
Distorted Sound Magazine - Rating 9/10
"If Forlorn is truly an exploration into the interpolation of doom into otherworldly soundscapes, then THE ANSWER LIES IN THE BLACK VOID have crafted the year’s most beautifully bleak experiment."
Released September 24, 2021
Music: Martina Horváth / Jason Köhnen
Production: Jason Köhnen
Mix/Mastering: Daniel Azar Arendarski
Artwork: Luciana Lupe Vasconcelos
Guest musicians :
Olly Smit (Slide Guitar) on Barren
Tamás Kátai (Synth) on For Nevermore
Gábor Drótos (Acoustic guitar and Cello) Barren / Full orchestration on Curse
Colin Webster (Saxophone) on Rubicon and Become Undone