VOLBEAT Confirmed For Japan's Summer Sonic Festival 2013

April 10, 2013, 6 years ago

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Danish rockers VOLBEAT have been confirmed to perform at Japan's Summer Sonic Festival on August 10th in Tokyo. Tickets go on sale May 25th. METALLICA will headline on the day, which will also feature MUSE, CHEAP TRICK and BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE along with several pop and rock artist on the bill.

Go to the festival's official website here for ticket information and complete details.

Volbeat's new album, Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies, features a guest appearance from the legendary KING DIAMOND. King Diamond and Volbeat are pleased to release the Jacob Hansen mastered version of this track, titled 'Room 24', as a free download gift to fans. Download the track in full-quality here.

'Room 24' features a massive coup for Volbeat with the guest appearance from King Diamond, the legendary front man of Danish metal pioneers MERCYFUL FATE, and one of Poulsen's musical idols.

Volbeat reveals, "I'm a huge fan of Mercyful Fate and King Diamond. Having King on the record is a huge privilege. Normally, it's not something he does. He wrote his own lines, and it is half my lyrics and half his. It's a weird, scary story, and he's the perfect person for it."

Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies is out on April 9th. The album contains the following 14 songs:

'Let's Shake Some Dust'

'Pearl Hart'

'The Nameless One'

'Dead But Rising'

'Cape Of Our Hero'

'Room 24' (feat. KING DIAMOND)

'The Hangman's Body Count'

'My Body'

'Lola Montez'

'Black Bart'

'Lonesome Rider' (feat. SARAH BLACKWOOD)

'The Sinner Is You'

'Doc Holliday'

'Our Loved Ones'



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