The Russian gothic metal band Blackthorn release a special edition of their debut album “Gossamer Witchcraft” digitally through Hunter's Moon Records. “Gossamer Witchcraft” sees the start of what looks to be a very successful career for Russian Gothic metal band Blackthorn. The album is a collection of songs that presents a combination of styles including Gothic metal, black metal and classical music. The lyrics are inspired by witchcraft, misanthropy and ancient cults. What makes this musical blend so enchanting is that the band is all female. Blackthorn have set a new standard for female extreme metal. More details. “Gossamer Witchcraft” was mixed and mastered at Kivrecords Studio, Moscow, and was released November 30th in the UK and Ireland by Ravenheart Records.