Promotional activity for “The Golden Bough”, ATLANTEAN KODEX’s first full length album has started last week in sight of the near release date scheduled for the 4th of October 2010.

CRUZ DEL SUR MUSIC will release the album making it available on CD, Double Gatefold LP (a limited edition with poster released in collaboration with Iron Kodex Records) and digital format as usual.

The first press comments are rolling in, being extremely positive: to read what the fine folks at HELLRIDE MUSIC had to say about “The Golden Bough”, click here.

The band will hold a release-party in Lisboa, Portugal – where they’ll headline the “Aniquilacao de Lisboa” festival together with the mighty English sensational metal combo ASOMVEL and some promising Portuguese bands such as MIDNIGHT PRIEST and INQUISITOR. Tickets are still on pre-sale and you can find other substantial information about this release show on this website.

Other interesting news for ATLANTEAN KODEX‘S live activity come from the band’s confirmation to the prestigious fifth edition of the Hammer of Doom festival in Würzburg, scheduled for April 16th 2011. This show will be the first one with the band’s regular singer Markus Becker;to celebrate the event, the band is preparing a crucially blasting one hour set.

The Hammer Of Doom 5 will be held in Wurzburg at the Posthalle Club, and, along with ATLANTEAN KODEX, Cruz del Sur labelmates WHILE HEAVEN WEPT are also about to confirm their appearance, presenting their new release “Fear of Infinity”. Keep tuned for more information about this show, which will feature two of the hottest Cruz del Sur Music bands along with many others influential classic doom metal combos from all over the world.