Amon Amarth is a melodic death metal band from Tumba, Sweden, founded in 1992. It takes its name from the Sindarin name of Mount Doom, a volcano in J. R. R. Tolkien?s Middle-earth.
Their new album "Deceiver of the Gods" was announced and the cover revealed through reddit's /r/metal - a first in metal history! A release date of June 24th has been confirmed through magazine Rock Hard!
On the cover: "The cover depicts the last battle between the Gods and Loki who arrives at Vigridr field accompanied by the army of the dead during Ragnarok, the end of the world. We hope you enjoy it." - Amon Amarth