Released in physical format (sold almost 2000 physical copies as of April 2018), as a free download and on various services including Spotify.
Physical copies are available for purchase from various distributors around the world, as well as in our new webshop, where you'll also find t-shirts, patches and LPs.
Find your preferred way of enjoying it among the links to the upper right!
"I can confidently say that Seraphical Euphony will be the best record released in 2016" [4.5/5.0]
Angry Metal Guy
"...'Seraphical euphony' är nämligen bland det bästa jag har hört i genren. Se till att skaffa det här albumet nu!"
(English: "...'Seraphical euphony' is among the best I've heard in the genre. Make sure to get this album now!") [9/10]
Close-Up Magazine #183
"Especially for a debut release, it’s brilliant how effortlessly and fluently Hyperion have expressed what can only be described as a boner-inducing amalgam of approximately 4.8 million notes."
"There is no fluff, there are no fillers, there are only nine songs that show the world that HYPERION are definitely a band to watch out for." [8/10]
After years of confusion about whether we even have merch and CDs, we have decided to set matters straight by implementing our very own webshop! The website has also been upgraded a lot with new features and increased compatibility and performance. We accept payment via PayPal and Visa/MasterCard/American Express. We also have a watch feature so that you may watch individual sizes or versions that are out of stock, or suggest new ones. Procuring Hyperion merch finally doesn't require secret insider NASA sources. Check it out yourself here.
We proudly present to you our new Flagellum Dei T-shirt exclusively drawn by Alex Tartsus, the man responsible for drawing the artwork for Seraphical Euphony.
Patches are finally available again, in various flavors. All are woven, and approx. 13x8 cm. Write to us on Facebook/Instagram, by email (using the form or info at hyperion dot nu), or attend our upcoming gigs to secure your copy!
Here is a special treat for all fellow Titans of the world. This track is not featured on the debut album, nor on the demo released prior to it. This is a song that we have been performing live for quite some time now that will be featured on a future release. It was a pleasure to play this song in front of a frenzied Hungarian crowd. Enjoy!Youtube
All dates have now been booked, and we proudly announce the Perennial Ascendancy Tour, our second European tour. It will take place May 10-20 2018 and pass through Poland, Slovakia, Hungary, Czech Republic and Germany. Our tour support is fellow Stockholmers Like Fire, and during the tour we will be joined by the likes of Misanthropia, Thyrgrim, Helroth and many more. Please note that the Brno gig has been cancelled as of 2018-04-25 and is likely to be replaced by Fuga in Bratislava, Slovakia. For details about specific dates, check out the Tour section of the website. For gig related news concerning a country or region of your choice, you can subscribe to our newsletter.
We also designed our first tour t-shirt for the occasion, featuring a stylized version of Seraphical Euphony's castle on the front. Limited to 100 copies.
A very limited number of patches featuring the cover art of "Seraphical Euphony" are now available at: Bandcamp.
The Empyrean Ascendancy tour is now completely booked, passing through Germany, Switzerland, Poland, Slovakia and Czech Republic (Hungary had to be cancelled, sadly, as the club shut down). It will take place between October 5 and 14 this autumn. For gig related news concerning a country or region of your choice, you can subscribe to our newsletter.
We proudly announce our first European tour. It will take place between October 5 and 14 this autumn. For gig related news concerning a country or region of your choice, you can subscribe to our newsletter.
The second edition of Seraphical Euphony is finally in store, and orders can be placed now at Bandcamp.
We have recently composed a live compilation video consisting of clips from 2011-2016. We would like to expand our horizons and play for all of you out there, and are grateful for the interest you have shown. It is beyond our expectations and we want to live up to yours. Make yourself heard, on the Facebook post or the Youtube video - where would you like to see us next?
We are terribly sorry for any inconvenience related to the debut album's first issues selling out, and the delayed deliveries for orders made in the last few weeks as a consequence. The reissue is currently being printed, finally, after six month's delay - we wanted to ensure we never ran out and ordered the reissue in May. The reissue should be available by the middle of December. Once again, we will be able to ship new orders immediately.
We would also like to announce that the vinyl is on its way. The interest is very humbling! Vinyl printing is a slow process but it should be available in a few months.
Stay tuned by signing up for the newsletter at the start page, and customize your subscription to your taste.
The new t-shirt design, featuring the "Seraphical Euphony" artwork by Alex Tartsus, is now available here.
The first gig for over a year, we are happy to announce the release gig for "Seraphical Euphony" at Copperfields, Stockholm, March 11. Facebook event
The website is now up and running!
To our great surprise and delight, our debut album Seraphical Euphony is now ready to be unleashed upon the world! Our record company finished the printing of the album earlier than what was originally estimated. The album will be officially released on Thursday this week. The physical CD can be pre-ordered at Black Lion. This is indeed a most glorious day!
Hyperion treads upon the soil of a new country - Netherlands - and we're proud to announce that we'll be part of Blackfest 2019 in Arnhem. The festival spans across 15-16 of February, and we'll enter the stage on Saturday the 16th. Facebook event
Hyperion returns to Copperfields, this time with Night Crowned. The gig will take place on Saturday 1st of December 2018. Facebook event
Finally, Hyperion is set to conquer Gothenburg for the first time, at Sticky Fingers, with locals Night Crowned and Tragederia. The gig will take place on Friday 30th of November 2018. Facebook event, Sticky Fingers
Hyperion crosses the Baltic once again, this time for two skirmishes with almighty Batushka! After Riga, Rockclub Tapper in Tallinn awaits on Saturday 20th of October 2018. Facebook event
Hyperion crosses the Baltic once again, this time for two skirmishes with almighty Batushka! First off is Melnā Piektdiena in Riga, Latvia, on Friday 19th of October 2018. Facebook event
As part of the Perennial Ascendancy tour, we'll open for Grimner and Durothar in Bambi Galore in Hamburg, Germany, Sunday 20th of May 2018. Facebook event
As part of a second tour down to the continent, we'll be mauling in Blackland in Berlin, Germany, Saturday 19th of May 2018, along with Misanthropia, Hateful Agony and Like Fire. Facebook event
As part of the Perennial Ascendancy tour, we'll slay in Valhalla Metal Club in Cologne (Köln), Germany, Friday 18th of May 2018 with Misanthropia and Like Fire. Facebook event
As part of the tour in May 2018, we enter Mørtelwerk in Leipzig, Germany, on Thursday 17th of May 2018, supported by Like Fire and the Germans in Mornir. Facebook event
As part of the Perennial Ascendancy Tour, we'll be once again raising hell in FUGA in Bratislava on Wednesday 16th of May 2018, which surprised us with a very warm welcome for a weekday last autumn. With us, we have local black/death butchers Frozen Blood as well as Like Fire, and probably more bands to be announced. M13 in Brno, Czech Republic, was scheduled for this date but unfortunately, M13 have cancelled all shows in April and May due to noise complaints, and may have to move to another location entirely. We are sorry for any inconvenience. Facebook event
As part of a second tour down to the continent, we'll be raising hell in Hungary for the first time, in S8 Underground Club in Budapest on Tuesday 15th of May 2018 (we first announced the 16th but later changed it)! With us, we have Like Fire as well as Hungarians Effrontery and Nucleanus. Facebook event
As part of the Perennial Ascendancy Tour in May 2018, we return to Rock Klub Tartaros in Banská Bystrica, Slovakia, on Monday the 14th of May 2018. We are joined by Hungarians Effrontery and fellow Swedes Like Fire. Facebook event
As part of the tour in May 2018, we enter Cemetery Pub - Grodzka 42 in Kraków, Poland, on the 13th of May 2018, supported by Broken Chair, Like Fire and Mornir. Facebook event
As part of the tour in May 2018, we enter Magnetofon in Łódź, Poland, on Saturday the 12th of May 2018. Our allegiances for the night are Helroth, Odium Humani Generis and Like Fire and one more band to be announced. (Thyrgrim cancelled due to foot injury.) Facebook event
As part of the tour in May 2018, we enter Voodoo Club in Warsaw (Warszawa), Poland, on Friday the 11th of May 2018. Our allegiances for the night are Helroth, Alpha Zero, Odium Humani Generis and Like Fire. (Thyrgrim cancelled due to injury.) Facebook event
We will cross over to Finland for the first time for a mini tour, 16-17 of March 2018, in support of fellow Stockholmers Wormwood and Finnish acts Paara and Mustan Kuun Lapset. The second stop is Nosturi in Helsinki, 17 March, to celebrate Paara's new release. Facebook event, Elmun Baari
We will cross over to Finland for the first time for a mini tour, 16-17 of March 2018, in support of fellow Stockholmers Wormwood and Finnish acts Paara and Mustan Kuun Lapset. First in line is Maaliskuun Musta Messu III, held in Ravintola Torvi in Lahti, 16 March. Facebook event, Ravintola Torvi
We once again play in Stockholm, at Broder Tuck, along with Baruk Khazad, Like Fire and Necrodelirium, 3 February 2018. Facebook event
As part of the first tour in continental Europe, the Empyrean Ascendancy Tour, we're visiting 4Rooms in Leipzig, Germany, 14 October 2017. Facebook event
As part of the first tour in continental Europe, we're visiting Exit-Us in Prague, Czech Republic, 13 October 2017. Facebook event
Hyperion was formed in 2007 in Stockholm, Sweden. The original vision was to create melodic music rich in harmony that was also brutal and epic, thus in the beginning Hyperion were inspired by many Swedish, primarily melodic, death metal bands and still are to this day. The only remaining members from this line-up are Erik Molnar and Anders Peterson.
Later, the band took a move towards incorporating elements of Swedish and Norwegian black metal. Mikael Malm, Efe Guner (former guitarist), Harry Lauraéus and Raul Vicente (former bass guitarist) joined the ranks.
The band released their demo in 2010 and played some gigs in Stockholm for some years. The debut album, ”Seraphical Euphony”, took many years to write and record. It was towards the end of this process that Efe Guner departed, on friendly terms, to be replaced by Joel Hagroth. Due to other priorities, Raul Vicente soon also left the band later in 2016 replaced by Justin Binns as a live stand-in, but later rejoined come the new year.
Hyperion finally released ”Seraphical Euphony” in February 2016, which contains both new material and more professional re-recordings of the songs on the demo "Blood of the Ancients", through Black Lion Records.
Currently, the focus is on growing and promoting, as well as touring as much as possible. New material is on its way.
Top and bottom images provided by www.extremmetal.se and crankitup.se respectively.
The debut full-length album. Released by Black Lion Productions on February 4th 2016. The first edition consisted of 500 copies and sold out towards the end of 2016, replaced by a second edition with transparent jewel case and some cosmetic differences in December 2016. It was also released as a vinyl August 25 2017 by Sound of Records, in both black and green limited editions. As of April 2018, almost 2000 copies have been sold.
|I||Remnants of the Fallen|
|II||Novus Ordo Seclorum|
|VI||Primal Cosmic Ascendancy|
|VII||Zephyr of Grace|
|IX||Blood of the Ancients|
The first studio release.
|II||Primal Cosmic Ascendancy|
|III||Blood of the Ancients|
A live compilation album.
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