Danish melodic death metallers COMPOS MENTIS have issued the following update:

“It has been a while since our last update, and it is time for you to know what is going on in the COMPOS MENTIS camp.

“Shortly after the release of [COMPOS MENTIS‘ third album] ‘Our Kingdom Of Decay’ [in June 2009], half of the members lost the drive and decided to pull out of the band. One of the reasons was the fact that we were all getting increasingly busy with work, families, and other bands (Ken [Holst, guitar] for his part plays in CROCELL and ILLDISPOSED while Rune [Klausen, keyboards] plays the bass in KISS ME SCARLETT).

“What was probably equally important, however, was that our own expectations for ‘Our Kingdom Of Decay’ were not exactly fulfilled when it came out. We had been working intensely on that album for a long time and put a lot of energy and money into it, and we were all quite worn out when the album was finally released. We were, and still are…

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