Zeal & Ardor

Zeal & Ardor

The black metal, blues, and African American fusion of Zeal & Ardor's music is the brainchild of musician Manuel Gagneux.
He moved from his native Switzerland to New York, and took up the moniker Zeal & Ardor, having previously released music under the name Birdmask. The chamber pop of his Birdmask recordings is a far cry from the darker, heavier music he created for his Zeal & Ardor debut Devil Is Fine. He released the record in 2016, and Gagneux claims the project was kickstarted by a thread on a music board on the website 4Chan Read more on Last.fm


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ZEAL & ARDOR - Children's Summon (Official Audio)
ZEAL & ARDOR - Come On Down (Official Audio)
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