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 AMORPHIS release second album trailer!

 

Melancholic progressive metallers AMORPHIS, are about to unleash their latest offering entitled Queen Of Time on May 18th via Nuclear Blast! Today, the band releases their second album trailer, talking about the title, the musical development and the lyrics. Watch it now, here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uZisWEJNo68

In case you missed the first album trailer, make sure you can catch it here:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q5190lgEEwU

Also check out the recently released lyric video for the debut single, 'The Bee', here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xf_4uvymwRw

The album is available for pre-order in various formats (pre-order digitally to receive 'The Bee' instantly), here: http://nuclearblast.com/amorphis-queenoftime
Pre-save the album via Topsify, here: https://tools.topsify.com/follow/6834/pre-save-queen-of-time-by-amorphis

Queen Of Time track listing:
01. The Bee
02. Message In The Amber
03. Daughter Of Hate
04. The Golden Elk
05. Wrong Direction
06. Heart Of The Giant
07. We Accursed
08. Grain Of Sand
09. Amongst Stars
10. Pyres On The Coast
Bonus Tracks (DIGI, 2LP, and MAILORDER EDITION only)
11. As Mountains Crumble
12. Brother And Sister

The cover artwork, which was created by French artist Jean "Valnoir" Simoulin from Metastazis, captures the feeling of the lyrics and the music. With Pekka Kainulainen's (lyricist) words, the lyrical theme is universal: "Cultures rise, flourish, and are destroyed. The story of man is the story of searching, finding, and forgetting. A single spark can set the world afire, a single idea can give birth to a new culture. The greatest can stagnate into insignificance, the smallest can hold the power for change. The lyrics on this album are distant echoes of ancient forest peoples, from a time when meaning was proportioned by the cosmic forces that govern birth and death. If the connection was lost, they sought for a strand of knowledge, found a new direction, and a new age began."

AMORPHIS w/ DARK TRANQUILLITY, MOONSPELL, OMNIUM GATHERUM
07.09. USA New York, NY - Gramercy Theatre
08.09. CDN Montréal, QC - Théâtre Corona
09.09. CDN Québec City, QC - Impérial de Québec
10.09. CDN Toronto, ON - The Opera House
11.09. USA Ft. Wayne, IN - Piere's Entertainment Center
12.09. USA Detroit, MI - Harpos Concert Theatre
13.09. USA Joliet, IL - The Forge
14.09. USA Minneapolis, MN - The Cabooze
15.09. CDN Winnipeg, MB - The Park Theatre
17.09. CDN Edmonton, AB - The Starlite Room
18.09. CDN Calgary, AB - Dickens

19.09. CDN Vancouver, BC - Rickshaw Theatre

20.09. USA Seattle, WA - El Corazon
22.09. USA Berkeley, CA - UC Theatre
23.09. USA Anaheim, CA - City National Grove
24.09. USA West Hollywood, CA - Whiskey a Go Go
25.09. USA San Diego, CA - Brick by Brick
26.09. USA Phoenix, AZ - The Pressroom
27.09. USA Las Vegas, NV - House of Blues
28.09. USA Salt Lake City, UT - Liquid Joe's
29.09. USA Denver, CO - Herman’s Hideaway
01.10. USA Dallas, TX - Trees
02.10. USA San Antonio, TX - The Rock Box
03.10. USA Houston, TX - Scout Bar
05.10. USA Tampa, FL - The Orpheum
06.10. USA Lake Park, FL - Kelsey Theater
07.10. USA Atlanta, GA - Masquerade
09.10. USA Louisville, KY - Diamond Pub & Billiards
10.10. USA Durham, NC - Motorco Music Hall
11.10. USA Baltimore, MD - Soundstage
12.10. USA Philadelphia, PA - Trocadero Theatre
14.10. USA Clifton Park, NY - Upstate Concert Hall

Visit AMORPHIS online:
www.amorphis.net
www.facebook.com/amorphis
www.nuclearblast.de/amorphis

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