Hortus Animae


New Live Dates – Hortus Animae EAST EUROPE AUTUMNAL TOUR in company of the German thrash metal legend NECRONOMICON. Stay tuned for more updates: LIVE.

East Europe Tour

New video is out! With Liv Kristine

Today Hortus Animae’s new video, There’s No Sanctuary, featuring Liv Kristine, is out!
From the forthcoming maxi-EP out via Azermedoth Records / BlackHeavens Music in May (USA) and June (Europe). You can still take advantage of the EP’s early bird special price and pre-order it here: facebook.com/AzermedothRecords666
Many many many thanks to Liv Kristine and Leìt for making it happen.

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The Wave experience

Pictures from the gig at Wave Alternative Club in Misano Adriatico, Italy.
One more great evening with new and old friends, thanks to Wave, Mannaia, Sara Squadrani of Ancient Bards and the badass audience for making it happen and, last but not least, thanks to Leìt for the pics.
During this evening we presented a brand new song, There’s No Sanctuary, title track from the forthcoming EP that will be released in May (USA) and June (Europe) via Azermedoth/BlackHeavens.
We remind you that the EP can be preordered for a early bird price of 10 Euro, that will change to 12 at the release date, so hurry up there is only one month left.
Preorders are available here:


Hortus Animae Store (Europe)

Enjoy the pics!


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See more pics from the gig on our Facebook page.

15.04.2016 Hortus Animae live @ wave

New live date with Hortus Animae, this time in company of the hyper brutal friends Mannaia.
On stage with Hortus Animae, to present a new upcoming song, there will be Sara Squadrani of Ancient Bards. To complete the evening, flames from the turntable with DJ Elio (LuciferRising) and DJ Bless. In short, there are all the ingredients for an unforgettable evening. \m/


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Hortus Animae Live @ Vampyria Gothic Cafe 19/12/2015

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Unica nel senso che non si ripeterà nuovamente.
Unica perché solo al Vampyria.
Il 19 Dicembre 2015 gli Hortus Animae vi porteranno il loro personalissimo Norwegian Black Metal Tribute.
Accorrete numerosi, rendiamolo il più malefico spettacolo di natale mai visto.

La risposta degli Hortus Animae ai dischi di natale.
Accorrete, signore e signori, accorrete! Portate il Grinch!


Hortus Animae – Aqualung (live) + Interviews

09/05/2015 – For those who weren’t there… AQUALUNG LIVE – Please, Watch // Like // Share !!!

Live @ Grotta Rossa (Rimini, Italy, 09/05/2015)

The night of the 9th of May 2015 was a very special and magic one.
After 9 years of slumber we’ve returned on stage again and it was literally explosive, thanks to you, our old friends, devoted fans, that even drove hundreds of kilometres to see us. We really hope to see you all really soon.
Big thanks also to the two bands that supported us: Crawling Chaos and Funera Edo. And obviously to the Grotta Rossa Club that welcomed our rituals.
Here are some photographic testimonies. See more on our Facebook page.

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Hortus Animae’s new video & youtube channel

And here we go! Hortus Animae’s “Doomsday” (radio edit) – Worldwide premiere on Blank TV!
Contemporarily to the release of the new video Hortus Animae also opened their new official YouTube channel. Check in out HERE and subscribe! \m/

Hortus Animae new logo by Christophe Szpajdel

Hortus Animae are proud to announce that Christophe Szpajdel (also known as “The Lord of the Logos”) designed their new logo!
Christophe is very well known for having designed the legendary logos of bands like Arcturus, Borknagar, Covenant / The Kovenant, Dimmu Borgir, Emperor, Enthroned, Falkenbach, Moonspell, Old Man’s Child, Seth, Wolves in the Throne Room and many many many others! Also a big thank you to MM Productions for their precious contribution to the final result.

Moreover the logo has been officially presented on January 15, in the Marks of Metal exhibition in Denmark, curated by Vitus Vestergaard (whom we also heartily thank for his availability), a special exhibition about logo design and visuality in heavy metal, with a special spot dedicated to Hortus Animae.


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Early 2015: A Trinity of Treats

This year 2014 is coming to an end and together with our best wishes to you all for a great 2015 we also announce the beginning of the year 2015 is going to deliver a trinity of treats that we’re sure will bring you visual and audial pleasure.
Stay tuned!

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