On Friday, legendary melodic metal act IN FLAMES released the first double single from their new studio album 'Battles', out on November 11th, and now the band reveal a lyric video for track 'The End'.
Watch it here:
You can also hear band members talk about their choice of releasing not only one but two new songs at the same time and why they picked the tracks 'The Truth' and 'The End'. Watch the latest webisode here:
Recorded in Los Angeles, the 15-track album sees the band taking a new approach while staying true to their vision and encompassing their unique, signature sound. IN FLAMES brought in Grammy-nominated producer Howard Benson (Papa Roach, My Chemical Romance) as a collaborator on 'Battles', creating an album that speaks to all IN FLAMES fans alike.
Download the two singles 'The Truth' and 'The End' directly here:
If you want to know more about the title choice and the amazing artwork, check out what the band had to say about it in their first webisode:
'Battles' sees the band making the hooks sharper, the riffs tighter and honing the overall attack in a way that parallels their legendary live shows in an unparalleled fashion.
“When people hear this album I think they're going to instantly know that it's the new In Flameswithout us repeating the same song over and over, and that's something I'm incredibly proud of,” say singer Anders Fridén.
Since forming in Gothenburg, Sweden in 1990, IN FLAMES have had six albums debut in the top ten in Sweden, including two #1s. They have toured the globe countless times, performing alongside some of today’s biggest rock and metal acts including, Metallica, Judas Priest, Iron Maiden, and Megadeth, and have held several mainstage and headline spots at various music festivals around the world including, Ozzfest, Download Festival, Graspop, Taste of Chaos,Hellfest and Rock Am Ring / Im Park amongst many others. Following the release of 'Battles',In Flames will be performing a string of dates in the UK alongside Avenged Sevenfold and Disturbed — check out the full tour routing below:
Tuesday 10th - GLASGOW, HYDRO
Thursday 12th - NEWCASTLE, METRO RADIO ARENA
Friday 13th - BIRMINGHAM, GENTING ARENA
Sunday 15th - SHEFFIELD, ARENA
Monday 16th - MANCHESTER, ARENA
Wednesday 18th - NOTTINGHAM, MOTORPOINT ARENA
Thursday 19th - CARDIFF, MOTORPOINT ARENA
Saturday 21st - LONDON, 02 ARENA
You can purchase tickets here: http://www.livenation.co.uk/artist/avenged-sevenfold-tickets
Check out a message from the band about the UK tour here:
IN FLAMES are:
Anders Fridén | vocals
Björn Gelotte | guitars
Peter Iwers | bass
Niclas Engelin | guitars
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