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Kaprekar's Constant release new video for Victorious

Kaprekar's Constant
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UK prog rock octet Kaprekar's Constant have released a new video for their brand new single Victorious, which you can watch below. The song is taken from the band's upcoming album The Murder Wall, which will be released by the band on March  25.

Victorious is the first single edit from our forthcoming album, The Murder Wall," explains guitarist Al Nicholson. “It encompasses everything about Kaprekar’s Constant. Quiet acoustic passages, sung in turn by vocalists Bill Jefferson and Dorie Jackson, give way to ever increasingly complex melodies. Triumphant choruses announce final ascent and the whole band swing into a crashing cascade of guitar (Al Nicholson),synthesiser, (Mike Westergaard),sax, (David Jackson), drums, (Mark Walker) and bass (Nick Jefferson) as the flag is raised!"

The Murder Wall, the band's third album and follow-up to 2019's Depth Of Field, will be released by the band on March  25, and is another conceptual affair, this time chronicling six different attempts to climb the North Face of The Eiger, one of mountaineering’s most difficult challenges.

The action takes place between 1935 and 2007, glimpsed from the hotel terraces of Kleine Scheidegg, through the strategically placed telescopes trained on the climbing parties. From this small hamlet, towered over by the 13,000 foot mountain, various triumphs and tragedies are observed.

Victorious will be available to purchase from all digital platforms from Friday 28 January.

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Writer and broadcaster Jerry Ewing is the Editor of Prog Magazine which he founded for Future Publishing in 2009. He grew up in Sydney and began his writing career in London for Metal Forces magazine in 1989. He has since written for Metal Hammer, Maxim, Vox, Stuff and Bizarre magazines, among others. He created and edited Classic Rock Magazine for Dennis Publishing in 1998 and is the author of a variety of books on both music and sport, including Wonderous Stories; A Journey Through The Landscape Of Progressive Rock, as well as sleevenotes for many major record labels. He lives in North London and happily indulges a passion for AC/DC, Chelsea Football Club and Sydney Roosters.