AVENGED SEVENFOLD REVEAL FIRST SINGLE + US TOUR ANNOUNCED WITH DEFTONES AND GHOST B.C.
July 15, 2013 by RED
Avenged Sevenfold today revealed ‘Hail To The King’, the first single and title track from the band’s forthcoming sixth studio album due out on August 26th via Warner Bros. Records. Produced by Mike Elizondo, Hail To The King was recently proclaimed “the band’s crowning achievement” by Revolver Magazine.
Avenged Sevenfold also announced the Hail To The King Tour – a massive headlining U.S. arena tour to take place this October and the band’s first full scale American tour since 2011. The run of dates will kick off in Chicago on October 3rd. Supporting the band on all dates will be special guests Deftones and Ghost B.C. As previously announced the band will play a run of dates in the UK:
Saturday 30 Manchester Arena
Sunday 1 Wembley Arena, London
Tuesday 3 02 Dublin, Ireland
Thursday 5 LG Arena, Birmingham
From today fans of Avenged Sevenfold can pre-order a special, limited-edition box set of Hail To The King (available on August 26th). It will feature exclusive Hail To The King artwork and include a deluxe version of the album on CD with a download card to an extra bonus track, an exclusive Canvas Print, a 20-page photo book featuring photos of the band through out the years, a Death Bat Challenge Coin, Death Bat Skeleton Key, an instant download of the new single, and a download of the album on street date. Fans that purchase the box set will also receive pre-sale access to the upcoming U.S. tour.
Tracklisting for the album:
Shepherd of Fire
Hail to the King
This Means War