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OUT NOW! Full Throttle!

Hazy Hamlet's Full Throttle is OUT NOW by Arthorium Records!
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Album cover artwork
Full Throttle (2013)
Arthur Migotto (V)
Julio Bertin (G)
Fabio Nakahara (B)
Cadu Madera (D)

Cover artwork by Celso Mathias
Engineered by Arthur Migotto

Ultimate News (Press Releases)

2014 season officialy starts today
21st March, 2014

HAZY HAMLET is finally back to stages, ending a period of more than 3 years in official silence due to singer Arthur Migotto's dysphonia. There were only two presentations during this period: taking part in a homage festival for a dear friend who has passed away (Laercio "Lord Holder", of death metallers "Holder"), and a test-concert in Rolandia-PR last year, used to diagnose how was Arthur's voice after (half) treatment.

The band will start a sequence of shows to promote the album Full Throttle, released last 16th of November, and couldn't ask for a better start. HAZY HAMLET will support legendary NWOBHM representants - RAVEN - tonight, and head for Jaraguá do Sul, SC, on Saturday, where the group will be headliners. On 4th of May the band will have the amazing opportunity of supporting two 80s classic metal gods - Picture (NET) and Grim Reaper (UK) - on the same event, in Londrina, PR.

More dates are being dealt and will be announced soon, as the band prepares to recover the lost time out of stages and retribute headbangers for their amazing support during the period of darkness.

Stay tuned for more!

Hazy Hamlet - 2014 season starts now!
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New album trailer online
22th October, 2013

HAZY HAMLET is promoting a trailer with song teasers of coming album Full Throttle.

Full Throttle will be out on 16th November by Arthorium Records and will present a more traditional sounding than its predecessor. Line-up is the same since the release of Forging Metal (2009), with members: Arthur Migotto (V), Julio Bertin (G), Fabio Nakahara (B) and Cadu Madera (D). Cover artwork is once again painted by Celso Mathias (Hazy Hamlet, Fire Strike).

The video with the trailer is available through Arthorium Records Youtube channel and can be watched here.

Full Throttle cover artwork and release date
29th September, 2013

After months of uncertainties HAZY HAMLET is finally able to release more details about its upcoming album. Filled with influences from the NWOBHM, Full Throttle will present a more traditional sonority than its predecessor, and it is scheduled to be released on November 16th by new label Arthorium Records.

Hazy Hamlet - Full Throttle - preview
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The album cover artwork is signed by veteran Brazilian illustrator Celso Mathias, who worked with the group before in its Forging Metal debut. The painting presents norse god Odin once more, but this time riding a motorcycle version of his horse Sleipnir, transmitting a message about "carpe diem". A post-apocalyptic landscape intends to recall the listener to wars and mankind's path to degradation. Although the album will be released primarily in CD, the illustration was painted in gatefold format, as the band intends to release a vinyl version in the future.

All tracks were recorded and produced by HAZY HAMLET in its own Bigorna Studio and singer Arthur Migotto was responsible by mixing and mastering processes.

The group made available one of album's songs - Symphony of Steel - which can be heard and downloaded directly from this website (widget on right column).

Full Throttle tracklisting:

1) Full Throttle
2) Symphony of Steel
3) A Havoc Quest (instrumental)
4) Vendetta
5) Jaws of Fenris
6) Odin's Ride
7) Thorium
8) Red Baron

Hazy Hamlet celebrates 14th birthday
12th October, 2013

HAZY HAMLET turns 14! The band is excited, and you can expect much more to come, including an absolute piece of Classic Metal with the coming album.

Thank you all for motivating us to keep the flame burning!

Full Throttle cover artwork and release date
29th September, 2013

After months of uncertainties HAZY HAMLET is finally able to release more details about its upcoming album. Filled with influences from the NWOBHM, Full Throttle will present a more traditional sonority than its predecessor, and it is scheduled to be released on November 16th by new label Arthorium Records.

Hazy Hamlet - Full Throttle - preview
(click to enlarge)

The album cover artwork is signed by veteran Brazilian illustrator Celso Mathias, who worked with the group before in its Forging Metal debut. The painting presents norse god Odin once more, but this time riding a motorcycle version of his horse Sleipnir, transmitting a message about "carpe diem". A post-apocalyptic landscape intends to recall the listener to wars and mankind's path to degradation. Although the album will be released primarily in CD, the illustration was painted in gatefold format, as the band intends to release a vinyl version in the future.

All tracks were recorded and produced by HAZY HAMLET in its own Bigorna Studio and singer Arthur Migotto was responsible by mixing and mastering processes.

The group made available one of album's songs - Symphony of Steel - which can be heard and downloaded directly from this website (widget on right column).

Full Throttle tracklisting:

1) Full Throttle
2) Symphony of Steel
3) A Havoc Quest (instrumental)
4) Vendetta
5) Jaws of Fenris
6) Odin's Ride
7) Thorium
8) Red Baron

New album title and tracklist
17th September, 2013

Hazy Hamlet - Promo Picture Four years and a half after the release of Forging Metal (2009), HAZY HAMLET announces its next full-length. Filled with influences from the NWOBHM, the new disc will present a more traditional sonority than its predecessor and will be called Full Throttle. The name highlights "carpe diem" as one of the main messages transmitted by the new material, although lyrics about humanism, war, Heavy Metal and some nordic and literary elements are still present - giving sequence to the previous work.

The album would be out the end of this September by an European label, but due to frequent communication problems HAZY HAMLET has opted for contract termination and rescheduling. It will be the first release by Arthorium Records, new label founded by singer and songwriter Arthur Migotto, dedicated only to old-school trends like Heavy, Speed and Thrash Metal.

Still with no date set, the release is promised for the end of the year, between November and December, and the exact day will be made available to the public as soon as confirmed. Cover artwork and more details will be promoted in the coming weeks. For the impatient, the group made available one of album's songs - Symphony of Steel - wich can be heard and downloaded directly from this website (widget on right column).

Full Throttle tracklist:

1) Full Throttle
2) Symphony of Steel
3) A Havoc Quest (instrumental)
4) Vendetta
5) Jaws of Fenris
6) Odin's Ride
7) Thorium
8) Red Baron

Hazy Hamlet is officialy back to stages
18th April, 2013

As the talk with labels is taking longer than expected, Hazy Hamlet has decided to accept invitation to appear in the second edition of Stormetal Festival. The event will take place in Rolandia-PR, Brazil, by 12th May, and will count also with Innerself (Tribute to Sepultura), Deranged Insane (Grindcore), Cabulosas Criaturas (Death/Grind), Zombie Jam (Horror Rock Brutal) and Thunderlord (Heavy Metal).

Hazy Hamlet will execute an exclusive tracklist, playing the upcoming album fully, as well as some songs from Forging Metal and and a special bonus.

Aside being the first time the new Hazy Hamlet songs will reach the public, Stormetal II will also be the first presentation of singer Arthur Migotto since a serious dysphonia afflicted him by the end of 2010. The group has very positive feelings, and if all goes well, will start scheduling concerts for the second semester.

Stay tuned for news!

STORMETAL II FESTIVAL

Hazy Hamlet releases song of upcoming album
31st March, 2013

Hazy Hamlet is still in talk with some labels and deliberating if the new album will be released by any of them or independently, as was the case with successful Forging Metal (2009).

The album have received another great cover artwork by illustrator Celso Mathias. Songs are sounding even more traditional than its predecessor, and influence from the NWOBHM is evident.

All material is already mixed and mastered, and production is once more signed by singer Arthur Migotto.

For the impatient ones, the group has decided to release and promote one of the songs of the album - Symphony of Steel - an absolute piece of Classic Heavy Metal.

More info about the album will be available in the next weeks. Stay Tuned and enjoy!

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Download: Symphony of Steel (right-click, save as...).

Hazy Hamlet is back and producing new album
25th February, 2013

Hazy Hamlet is officially back! The group has halted all activities - including the plans of a tour - in the beginning of 2011, when Arthur Migotto suffered a serious dysphonia. The singer developed a strong allergy after moving to another city, which took one year to be correctly diagnosed. His complete treatment will extend until 2014, but he feels ready to get back to stages.

During the second semester of 2012 Hazy Hamlet has been composing and recording songs for a new album, so it could be ready in the moment the band decided to return.

The successor to Forging Metal is already mixed and has received another great artwork by Brazilian illustrator Celso Mathias.

While some minor details are being finished, Hazy Hamlet is dealing with labels to have its second full-length released in CD and vinyl.

Tracklist and other information will be promoted in some weeks. Stay tuned!

Upcoming Album Roadmap

  • ✔ Cover artwork (June)
  • ✔ Instruments tracking (July)
  • ✔ Vocals and solos tracking (September)
  • ✔ Edition (November)
  • ✔ Mixing (January/February)
  • ✔ Label dealing (April/May)
  • - CD Pressing & merchandise manufacture
  • - Release and get back to stages.
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