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Ekove Efrits - Blue Black [Unreleased Track - 2009]

Posted by Nick Skog on Monday, March 28, 2016, In : Song Release 
Here is the track "Blue Black" previously unreleased and written / recorded in 2009.

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PRE-ORDER: Ekove Efrits - Nowhere

Posted by Nick Skog on Thursday, November 28, 2013, In : Album Releases 
HDR - 035 : Ekove Efrits - Nowhere
Available to pre-order now!
Release: December 16, 2013


Ekove Efrits, the atmospheric project of Saman N. hailing from Tehran, Iran returns with a follow-up to the 2011 album “Conceptual Horizon.”With “Nowhere”, the fourth full-length album from Ekove Efrits, Saman shows a continual evolution in his songwriting and recording abilities, not deviating far from the sound and identity of previous Ekove Efrits albums but offering fifty-o...

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Song Premiere: Ekove Efrits - Public Theatre [From upcoming album "Nowhere"]

Posted by Nick Skog on Thursday, September 19, 2013, In : Song Release 
The first track from the upcoming Ekove Efrits album "Nowhere" is now online and available for free streaming and download! The track, entitled "Public Theatre" is the opening track on the new album and also features guest female vocals from Megan Tassaker of the gothic doom metal band, Lycanthia.

Ekove Efrits is an atmospheric black metal project from the musician and graphic designer Saman Nu from T...

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Ekove Efrits - Nowhere [New album, 2013]

Posted by Nick Skog on Monday, April 15, 2013, In : Album Releases 
Ekove Efrits is currently working on the follow-up to 2011's Conceptual Horizon album. The new album, due out in late 2013 on Hypnotic Dirge will be called "Nowhere." More information and some music will be released at a later time. 
"Nowhere" contains nine tracks and almost an hour's worth of music.

 Message from Saman Nu (Ekove Efrits):

"Well guys, Here and for the first time you can watch the cover art that I've designed for new Ekove Efrits album. It calls "Nowhere" and will be released by ...
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Saman N. (Ekove Efrits, Silent Path, Inner Trip) interview with Metal Soundscape 'zine (Sept 6, 2012)

Posted by Nick Skog on Friday, September 7, 2012, In : Interviews 

Saman N. Interview with Metal Soundscapes 'zine (Sept. 6, 2012)
 Original link:

Saman Nu (aka Count De Efrit) is a very talented musician, coming from Tehran, Iran. He is mostly known for his personal project Ekove Efrits, a depressive atmospheric black metal band that has already released 3 amazing full-length albums. This year he also released the debut album of his second project Silent P...
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Ekove Efrits interview with Mortem Zine (02/12/2012)

Posted by Nick Skog on Monday, February 13, 2012, In : Interviews 
Recently, Ekove Efrits conducted a new interview with the Czech zine, Mortem Zine. The interview is available to read in Czech at the following location:

What follows below is the English version of the interview:


1. Greetings to EKOVE EFRITS to the faraway Tehran. How are you doing? I hope everything is OK…

Greetings! I'm fine thanks although everything is not usually OK ;)

2. You are on the scene since 2001, but not all people know the group very...

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Ekove Efrits solo-member releases side project 'Inner Trip' on Fluttery Records!

Posted by Nick Skog on Tuesday, January 3, 2012, In : Miscellaneous 
Saman Nu, the solo member and composer of Ekove Efrits as well as other HDR project Silent Path has been working on another side project throughout the latter half of 2010 called Inner Path, and a few weeks ago released the debut album which is entitled "Somewhere near the pulse" on Fluttery Records based in the USA.

Inner Path is an experimental electronic album with wide-ranging influences such as modern classical music, ambient, and trip-hop. The debut album entitled Somewhere near the puls...
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Ekove Efrits Interview w. [11/10/2011]

Posted by Nick Skog on Tuesday, October 11, 2011, In : Interviews 
Ekove Efrits sole-member Count De Efrit has recently conducted an interview with the German Metal Zine ''
It was published on their website in German today and can be read in its original form HERE

Below is the English version of the interview:

 Hi! I have to admit that I'm a bit curious, so I hope you don't mind that I have a couple of question concerning your album as well as your home country, because I think Iran is very interesting.
But let us start with “Conceptual Horizon”. It'...

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Ekove Efrits Interview w. Lords of Metal Webzine (01/10/2011)

Posted by Nick Skog on Saturday, October 1, 2011, In : Interviews 

It's not often that a band is as indefinable as Ekove Efrits was recently on their album ’Conceptual Horizon’. Unique and emotionally engagin, a very interesting album. Lords Of Metal contacted all-rounder Saman N. to get to know the band a bit more.

Text: Roel de Haan

Greetings! How are you doing? 
Hey Roel , I'm fine thanks . 

Ekove Efrits isn’t exactly a household name yet, so could you introduce Ekove Efrits to our readers? What does Ekove Efrits mean? 
If I want to explain the name it's...

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Ekove Efrits included in Metal 1st Online Compilation from

Posted by Nick Skog on Friday, September 16, 2011, In : Miscellaneous 
Ekove Efrits is being featured on this month's edition of the 'Metal 1st' free online compilation presented by digital retailer
Be sure to follow the link below to download the full album that includes 10 tracks in total from bands all over the world! Included in the comp. are artists from Metal Blade, Relapse, Avantgarde Music, Earache, and of course HDR's own Ekove Efrits!


Free Metal DownloadEVILE "Cult"
from the album, "Five Serpents Teeth"


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Ekove Efrits announces HDR signing!

Posted by Nick Skog on Saturday, February 19, 2011, In : Press Releases 

The new album of Ekove Efrits "Conceptual Horizon" will be published officially on "Summer 2011" through "HYPNOTIC DIRGE RECORDS" !Hypnotic Dirge Records is a Canadian serious label which has released some of the best emotional albums from couple of nice bands along its activity , albums that I always seek for them . to be honest I'm so glad to get into this label finally and I think it has completely worth to wait till summer . also for more details and information you can visit the pages of...

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