KREATOR: Snippet Of New Song Available For Streaming
A short snippet of "Phantom Antichrist", the title track of the new album from German thrash metal veterans KREATOR, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The track will be released April 20 on seven-inch colored vinyl (already sold out) and as a digital download via iTunes, Amazon and various other digital music providers. The release will also include the exclusive IRON MAIDEN cover "The Number Of The Beast". The "Phantom Antichrist" album on June 1 in Europe and June 5 in North America via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was recorded at Fascination Street Studios in Örebro, Sweden with renowned producer Jens Bogren (OPETH, KATATONIA, SOILWORK, DEVIN TOWNSEND, AMON AMARTH).
The cover artwork for the standard edition of "Phantom Antichrist" was created by Wes Benscoter (SLAYER, DIO, BLACK SABBATH) and can be seen below.
The limited edition of "Phantom Antichrist" will be made available as two-disc digipack, including a bonus DVD.
"Phantom Antichrist" formats:
- Jewel case CD * - 2LP yellow vinyl * - 2LP bi-colored vinyl (red/black): limited to 500 copies, hand-numbered *+ - 2LP picture vinyl ** - CD/DVD digi limited edition: 2 digipacks in a slipcase. ** - Limited mailorder edition: metallic box including CD/DVD digi limited edition, T-shirt, exclusive CD "Live In Wacken", poster, signing card, limited to 500 copies, hand-numbered **+
* = Featuring artwork by Wes Benscoter (DIO, BLACK SABBATH, SLAYER) ** = Featuring artwork by Jan Meininghaus + = only available at www.nuclearblast.de/shop
Commented KREATOR guitarist/vocalist Mille Petrozza: "Jan Meininghaus, who did this one, is a cover artist from my hometown, Essen, Germany. I really love the artwork he came up with for the limited edition. It's pure mayhem, powerful and dark!"
"Phantom Antichrist" track listing:
01. Mars Mantra 02. Phantom Antichrist 03. Death To The World 04. From Flood Into Fire 05. Civilisation Collapse 06. United In Hate 07. The Few, The Proud, The Broken 08. Your Heaven In My Hell 09. Victory Will Come 10. Until Our Paths Cross Again 11. Iron Destiny (Japan exclusive)
Limited-edition bonus DVD:
* Conquerers Of The Ice – The Making Of Phanom Antichrist * Harvesting The Grapes Of Horror * Live at Wacken Open Air in 2011 and 2008 (mixed by Klaus Scheuermann, edited by Marcel Schleif and Stephan Lier)
Wacken Open Air 2011:
01. Choir Of The Damned 02. Hordes Of Chaos 03. War Curse 04. Coma Of Souls / Endless Pain 05. Pleasure To Kill 06. Destroy What Destroys You 07. Phobia 08. Terrible Certainity / Reconquering The Throne 09. Flag Of Hate / Tormentor
Wacken Open Air 2008:
10. The Patriarch 11. Violent Revolution 12. People Of The Lie 13. Europe After The Pain