Greek melodic metallers FIREWIND, who feature in their ranks current OZZY OSBOURNE guitarist Gus G., have announced a one-off show in the U.K. on January 7, 2011 at the Relentless Garage in London.
Twenty VIP tickets for this very special show, each one costing just £45, will entitle the lucky ticket holder entrance to the gig, a FIREWIND t-shirt and a chance to meet and have his/her photo taken with the band prior to the concert.
For your chance to meet the band and grab this extremely limited VIP package, send an e-mail to [email protected]
"World On Fire", the new video from FIREWIND, can be viewed below. The clip was once again directed by Patric Ullaeus of Revolver Film Company, who has previously worked with DIMMU BORGIR, LACUNA COIL, IN FLAMES, SONIC SYNDICATE and KAMELOT, among many others. Ullaeus oversaw all of FIREWIND's visuals on the band's last two albums.
"World On Fire" comes off FIREWIND's new album, "Days Of Defiance", which is scheduled for release on October 26 (one day earlier internationally) via Century Media Records. The CD's striking cover artwork was designed by the band's longtime partner in all design matters, Gustavo Sazes, and can be viewed below.
"Days of Defiance" track listing
01. The Ark Of Lies
02. World On Fire
04. Embrace The Sun
05. The Departure
06. Heading For The Dawn
08. Cold As Ice
09. Kill In The Name Of Love
11. Losing Faith
12. The Yearning
13. When All Is Said And Done
14. Riding On The Wind (iTunes exclusive)
"Days Of Defiance" is described in a press release as "a truly ambitious and dynamic opus featuring some of the most brilliant guitar playing the genre has seen in many years."
The "World On Fire" single was made available for purchase on digital platforms starting on August 17.
FIREWIND's 2010 lineup (from left to right in photo below):
Michael Ehre - Drums
Petros Christo - Bass
Apollo Papathanasio - Vocals
Gus G. - Guitar
Bob Katsionis - Keyboards