Progressive Metal pioneers Fates Warning are launching a second single and video clip off their upcoming new live album release entitled “Live Over Europe” (Out June 29th, 2018 via InsideOutMusic) today.
Check out “The Light and Shade of Things”, which was edited by Chris Anderson at Divine Digital based on live footage from Germany (Filmed by Bernhard Baran / b-light pictures) and several other locations on their recent European tour, with audio recorded in Milano, Italy on January 20th, 2018, here:
Fates Warning vocalist Ray Alder commented about “The Light and Shade of Things” as follows: “Hi everybody! We hope you’ve enjoyed “Firefly“ from the upcoming live release! We are really looking forward to the date when the new live album is finally out! In the meantime here’s another track from “Live Over Europe”… This is “The Light And Shade Of Things“ from our last album “Theories Of Flight“. It features live shots from a few different shows around Europe. Enjoy!“
Gathered during the group’s most recent European headlining run for Fates Warning’s much acclaimed latest studio album “Theories Of Flight” in January 2018, “Live Over Europe” includes recordings from 8 different cities (Aschaffenburg / Germany, Belgrade / Serbia, Thessaloniki and Athens / Greece, Rome and Milan / Italy, Budapest / Hungary as well as Ljubljana / Slovenia) and a total of 23 songs in over 138 minutes of playing time, spanning 30 years of the group’s seminal career.
“Live Over Europe” was mixed by Jens Bogren (Opeth, Kreator, Symphony X) and mastered by Tony Lindgren at Fascination Street Studios in Sweden and will be available as limited 2CD Mediabook, Gatefold 3LP + Bonus-2CD or as Digital Album.
Fates Warning – “Live Over Europe“
1. From the Rooftops
2. Life in Still Water
4. Pale Fire
5. Seven Stars
7. Pieces of Me
9. The Light and Shade of Things
11. Another Perfect Day
12. Silent Cries
13. And Yet it Moves
1. Still Remains
2. Nothing Left to Say
4. The Eleventh Hour
5. Point of View
7. A Pleasant Shade of Gray, Pt. IX
8. Through Different Eyes
10. Eye to Eye
Fates Warning vocalist Ray Alder checked in with the following comment about “Live In Europe“: “We would like to thank each and every one of our fans that helped us make “Live Over Europe”. We had a great time making this album and we hope that you enjoyed the shows as much as we did playing them!“
Fates Warning’s latest release, their 12th studio album “Theories Of Flight”, not only gathered critical acclaim (Some soundcheck results being: Deaf Forever / Germany – # 1, Metal Hammer / Germany – # 2, Rock Hard / Germany – # 2, Aardschok / The Netherlands – # 2, Eclipsed / Germany – # 4, Powermetal.de /Germany – # 1), but also entered the sales charts in several countries across the globe with the following highest positions: Germany: # 12, Italy: # 80, The Netherlands: # 70,
Belgium (Flemish): # 175, USA: # 2 Billboard Heatseekers / # 62 Current Top 200 Albums.
Fates Warning – Line-Up 2018:
- Bobby Jarzombek – Drums
- Joey Vera – Bass and Vocals
- Ray Alder – Vocals
- Jim Matheos – Guitars
- Mike Abdow – Guitars and Vocals