Merseyside Symphonic Folkers have just released their EP

Cathar are a six-piece Symphonic Folk Metal band from Merseyside, England.

Combining dual lead male and female vocals with a strong melodic presence, powerful rhythm sections and fantastical, story-driven lyrics, Cathar aim for a sound that is sophisticated and epic.

Recorded at The Recording Room Birkenhead in January 2015, ‘The Grimoire’ is Cathar’s debut EP; a diverse and atmospheric collection of the band’s first five tracks.

Track listing: 1. Prologue 2. Winter’s Curse 3. Carpathia 4. The Pirate King 5. Shieldmaiden 6. Spirit Dance 7. Epilogue

Cathar are: Vocals – Chris Simpson Vocals – Aimee Swift Guitars – Alex Bishop Bass – Carl Waine Drums – Danny Kelly Keyboards – Jade McKenna

For more information, visit – www.facebook.com/CatharOfficial