Thursday 19 February 2015

The Sludgelord News: TRIBULATION cover artwork and detailed info on album formats revealed first track of new album 'The Children Of The Night' launched

TRIBUATION have launched the first track of their upcoming third album 'The Children Of The Night' It’s the album’s third track, 'In The Dreams Of The Dead', and a good choice to give you a first insight into the album - check it out here

'The Children Of The Night' was recorded, mixed and produced by Ola Ersfjord in several different Swedish studio locations (Studio Gröndahl, Honk Palace, Studio Cobra, Necromantic Studios and The Resting Stone) December 2014 - January 2015 and mastered by Chris Common at Twin Hills Mastering in El Paso, Texas.

TRIBULATION have also revealed the cover artwork of 'The Children Of The Night'. The hauntingly beautiful artwork was painted by guitarist Jonathan Hultén, who has already been responsible for the artworks of the previous albums.

'The Children Of The Night' will be released in Europe on April 20th, 2015 and in North America on April 21st, 2015. The album will be released in the following formats:

1.     Standard CD Jewelcase
2.     Limited CD Mediabook (with 32-page booklet and 2 exclusive bonus tracks)
3.     2LP (with LP-booklet, 180 g vinyl and engraving on Side 4)
4.     Limited box with the following content:
·         2LP
·         CD with 2 bonus tracks (in paper wallet)
·         7inch with two exclusive songs
·         pendant with cord
·         numbered and signed art print of album artwork
5.     Digital download

In North America, a limited Digipak CD-version of the album (containing the 2 previously mentioned bonustracks) will be offered instead of the Mediabook CD.

For the vinyl collectors, here is an overview on what’s available, where and when:

Black vinyl: unlimited
Gold vinyl: limited to 100 copies, exclusively available through CM Distro Europe
Clear vinyl: limited to 200 copies, exclusively available through High Roller Records
White vinyl: limited to 200 copies, exclusively available through CM Distro US
Red vinyl: limited to 500 copies, offered in North American record stores by Century Media’s distribution partner RED

The European album pre-order will start on March 23rd. The North American pre-order has started already.

TRIBULATION’s recently released 7inch 'The Death & Rebirth Of…' is sold out at CM Distro Europe and seems to be going quickly everywhere else as well. People from Canada and the USA still can get a copy at one of TRIBULATION’s shows on their ongoing tour with Behemoth, Cannibal Corpse and Aeon.

To promote the album’s release, TRIBULATION will first support label-mates AT THE GATES on two shows in Sweden at the beginning of May and then join Melechesh and Keep Of Kalessin for a full European tour (Dates to be announced soon!).

TRIBULATION live in North America 2015:
North American tour with Behemoth, Cannibal Corpse and Aeon:
18.02. Madison, WI Orpheum Theatre
20.02. Chicago, IL House of Blues
21.02. Indianapolis, IN Egyptian Room
22.02. Cleveland, OH House of Blues
23.02. Detroit, MI St. Andrews Hall
24.02. Toronto, ON The Phoenix
25.02. Montreal, QC Metropolis
26.02. Montpelier, VT Charlie O's [Free Show!] *
27.02. Boston, MA House of Blues
28.02. New York, NY Webster Hall
01.03. Philadelphia, PA Theatre of the Living Arts
02.03. Silver Spring, MD The Fillmore
03.03. Charlotte, NC The Fillmore
04.03. Raleigh, NC  The Maywood *
05.03. Atlanta, GA Masquerade
06.03.Tampa, FL Janus Landing
07.03. Ft. Lauderdale, FL Revolution
* = Only TRIBULATION -  Additional headline show!

TRIBULATION live in Europe 2015:
17.04. Tilburg (The Netherlands) – Neurotic Deathfest
18.04. Aurich (Germany) – Schlachtfest XV
01.05. Örebro (Sweden) – Ritz + At The Gates
02.05. Sundsvall (Sweden) – Pipeline + At The Gates
09.05  London (UK) - Incineration Festival
30.05. Alvesta (Sweden) – Muskelrock
31.05. Bristol (UK) – Temples Festival
18.-20.06. Halden (Norway) – Tons Of Rock
20.-22.06. Clisson (France) – Hellfest Open Air

Johannes Andersson – vocals, bass
Adam Zaars – guitars
Jonathan Hultén – guitars
Jakob Ljungberg - drums

TRIBULATION discography:
The Ascending Dead (demo) (2005)
Putrid Rebirth (EP) (2006)
The Horror (album) (2009)
The Formulas Of Death (album) (2013)
The Death & Rebirth Of… (EP) (2015)
The Children Of The Night (album) (2015)


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