by Wandering Oak

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Dillon Ethier
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Dillon Ethier I believe the kids would classify this as blackened folk metal, or something. Interesting occultish metal, fans of Agalloch and/or Opeth should find it appealing. Favorite track: Tenalach (Where The Elders Dwell).
Nikoletta Winters
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Nikoletta Winters Enslaved wishes that they could harness this raw young energy again. I'm pretty impressed by this EP. Grutle eat your heart out! Favorite track: Annwn.
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released November 27, 2015

‘Advent’, the first aural illumination by Wandering Oak, was recorded in the time of the Autumnal Equinox of 2015 at RQR Studios, Dalton, MA

Music and lyrics written by Pollard


R. Bruce Pollard – Rhythm, Lead and Acoustic Guitars, Vocals, Bass (Studio), Feadog on ‘Tenalach’

Manuel Pryjma – Drums

Dylan Morehouse – Lead Guitar

Shane Bruno - Bass (live)


Produced by Mike Kane-Lafayette and R. Bruce Pollard

Recorded, Engineered, Mixed and Mastered by Mike Kane-Lafayette

Album Layout and Design by Shane Bruno

Band Photography by Hope Young

Cover Art Photo by Manuel Pryjma

Logo by Dubh (Matt Duff)

Special Thanks to the following people. Without your support, advice, encouragement or love, this would not have happened: Matt Duff, Autumn Ni Dubhghaill, Allana Sturm, Derek Schultz, Dillon Ethier, Kevin Murphy, Jon McGrath, Nicole Hamidi, James Boska, Melissa Brinton, Jeremia Pollard, R.B. Pollard Sr, Nancy Morandi, and Kristina Kane-Lafayette...

...a VERY Special Thanks to former members Rye Collins, Joel Kania, Chris Wotjkowski, and Jon Hanson. You helped pave the way...

..and apologies to anyone that has been forgotten. You know who you are!



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