Artwork for Norwegian melodic black metallers DIMMU BORGIR's upcoming album, "In Sorte Diaboli" — which is scheduled for an April 24 release in North America — has been banned by retailers.
The North American version of the "The Serpentine Offering" single will be available for digital download at iTunes.com beginning April 3 (noing three songs: "The Serpentine Offering", "The Serpentine Offering" (video edit), and an instrumental version of "The Heretic Hammer" as an EXCLUSIVE track.
"The Serpentine Offering" video will receive its online premiere on Monday, April 2 at this location.
The first concept album in DIMMU BORGIR's history, "In Sorte Diaboli" is set in medieval Europe. A short synopsis of the story and its characters will accompany the lyrics in the CD booklet.