Great news! After much anticipation and waiting, Karikeya’s third full-length album “Samudra” is nearly here! It will see the light of day on October 19th through Apathia Records! Pre-orders for the beast have just been launched and are available to those who CLICK HERE!

They just launched their first single in support of this effort. It goes by the name of “Kannada – Munjaaneddu Kumbaaranna” and features no less than Karl Sanders (Nile) and vocals from Sai Shankar. You can give a listen here:

Here’s the official word in regards to this:

After 6 years of endless composing/re-composing, recording/re-recording, mixing/re-mixing and other wonders of nature, we finally can give you a final and 100% accurate release date of our 3rd album “SAMUDRA”!

So be it – 19 october, celebrating the Hindu festival of lights Diwali, we present to you the monument of a record, on which we have been working all these long years! And in the meantime, to tease your minds and eyes, we would like to show you the cover art (made by our good friends Darius Alas and Christina Shapiro from Midiankai ARTS) and the final tracklist!

1. Dharma pt. 1
2. Tandava
3. Durga Puja
4. Pranama
5. The Horrors Of Home
6. Mask Of The Blind
7. Samudra
8. The Golden Blades
9. We Shall Never Die
10. Kannada
11. Tunnels Of Naraka
12. The Crimson Age
13. Kumari Kandam
14. Dharma pt. 2

There was also a teaser recently released. That being the case, you can get a taste of what’s to come by pressing the “play” buttom right here:

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