Friday, 28 April 2017

ICED EARTH launch first new single from new album 'Incorruptible', detail info on album formats


US power metal masters ICED EARTH present you 'Seven Headed Whore', the very first single of the band’s upcoming album 'Incorruptible'. Listen to three minutes of uncompromising, fast, powerful and real American metal here:


'Incorruptible' will see its worldwide release on June 16th 2017. The pre-order is up and running. Click the link below for a selection of online stores and pre-order the physical or digital version of your choice:


“Incorruptible” will be available in the following formats: 
Deluxe CD Digipakwith extensive booklet, fold-out poster and slipcase (only available in Europe)
CD Digipak (only available in the USA)
Strictly limited artbookwith 36-page booklet with introduction, additional artworks, sketches and comments by Jon Schaffer to each individual song, CD and double 10” vinyl, worldwide limited to only 3000 copies
Deluxe 2LP version in various vinyl colours (see below for exact colour split)With gatefold sleeve, 4-page lyric sheet, 180 g vinyl, black anti-static inner sleeves, etching and 12-page LP-booklet with artworks to each of the 10 songs
Standard CD Jewelcase
Digital download / stream 
The 2LP version of “Incorruptible” is offered in the following vinyl colours:
Black vinyl: unlimited and offered through all retail channels
Dark-green vinyl: limited to 200 copies, exclusively available in the UK
Yellow vinyl: limited to 200 copies, exclusively available in France
Clear vinyl: limited to 100 copies, exclusively available at Century Media’s European online store
Lilac vinyl: limited to 200 copies, exclusively available at Nuclear Blast
Silver vinyl: limited to 200 copies, exclusively available at EMP
Transparent-red vinyl: limited to 500 copies, distributed through RED in the USA
White vinyl: limited to 300 copies, exclusively offered in the USA through F.Y.E.
Transparent-orange vinyl: limited to 200 copies, exclusively sold by ICED EARTH on tour 
The artbook version of “Incorruptible” will be offered in the following vinyl colours:
Transparent-red vinyl: main version, available through all retail channels
Clear vinyl: limited to 100 copies, exclusively available at Century Media’s European online store
Golden vinyl: limited to 200 copies, available at various online stores
Black vinyl: limited to 200 copies, available at various online stores
Silver vinyl: limited to 200 copies, exclusively available at Nuclear Blast
Transparent-orange vinyl: limited to 200 copies, exclusively sold by ICED EARTH on tour 
Note: For the best possible sound quality of the two vinyl versions (2LP and Artbook) “Incorruptible” has received a special vinyl mastering treatment. You will hear the difference!

“Incorruptible” tracklist:
Great Heathen Army (5:21)
Black Flag (4:56)
Raven Wing (6:25) --- single launch: April 29th
The Veil (4:47)
Seven Headed Whore (3.00)
The Relic (Part 1) (4:59)
Ghost Dance (Awaken The Ancestors) (6:35)
Brothers (4:45)
Defiance (4:08)
Clear The (December 13th, 1862) (9:30) 

ICED EARTH line-up
Jon Schaffer – Rhythm, Lead, and Acoustic Guitars, Keyboards/MIDI, Vocals
Stu Block – Lead Vocals
Brent Smedley – Drums, Percussion
Luke Appleton – Bass Guitar, Vocals
Jake Dreyer – Lead Guitar

ICED EARTH live
Summer festival appearances 2017
07.06 Sweden Rock Festival – Norje – Sweden
23.06. Saarmageddon Festival- Saarbrücken – Germany
05.07. Rock Harz Open Air – Ballenstedt – Germany
08.07 Burning Ruins Metal Fest – Terni – Italy
13.-15-07. Dong Open Air – Neukirchen-Vluyn – Germany
23.-29.07. Metal Days – Tolmin – Slovenia

ICED EARTH online