GRAND MAGUS To Release 'Iron Will' In June

Swedish powerhouse GRAND MAGUS, which features in its ranks current SPIRITUAL BEGGARS frontman Janne Christoffersson, will release its fourth full-length album, "Iron Will", on June 9 via Rise Above Records. The CD was once again recorded in Stockholm, with Oneman acting as engineer and co-producer.

In other news, GRAND MAGUS has been confirmed for this year's Bloodstock Open Air festival, set to take place August 15-17, 2008 at Catton Hall in Derbyshire, England.

The festival billing is now shaping up as follows:

NIGHTWISH
DIMMU BORGIR
OPETH
HELLOWEEN
ICED EARTH
OVERKILL
AT THE GATES
AS I LAY DYING
SOILWORK
PRIMAL FEAR
COMMUNIC
MOB RULES
MOONSORROW
KATAKLYSM
TYR
SWALLOW THE SUN
ELUVEITIE
EVILE
ALESTORM
CLOUDSCAPE
SAINT DEAMON
CROWNING GLORY
PRO-JEKT
GRAND MAGUS
KELTIC JIHAD

GRAND MAGUS in 2006 announced the addition of drummer Sebastian to the group's ranks. Sebastian joined the band as the replacement for Fredrik "Trisse" Liefvendahl, who left the group in March 2006.

GRAND MAGUS' third album, "Wolf's Return" (2005), is available now on Candlelight Records (via a licensing deal with Rise Above).

Watch GRAND MAGUS' video for the song "Kingslayer" (taken from "Wolf's Return"):

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