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Leaves' Eyes Announce New Album Details

The new album from Norwegian/German symphonic metallers Leaves' Eyes will be called King of Kings. The record is due to be released in September 2015, with artwork designed by genre favourite artist Stefan Heilemann.

Taking inspiration from Harald Hårfagre, the first king of Norway, it sees the band returning to their Viking roots. They have described it as "a unique soundtrack" and it features their first collaboration with the London Voices Choir.

The tracklisting is as follows:

1. Sweven
2. King of King
3. Halvdan the Black
4. The Waking Eye
5. Feast of the Year
6. Vengeance Venom
7. Sacred Vow
8. Edge of Steel
9. Haraldskvædi
10. Blazing Waters (feat. Lindy-Fay Hella / WARDRUNA)
11. Swords in Rock
12. Spellbound
13. Trail of Blood

And a bonus CD available with some special editions includes the following tracks:

1. The Waking Eye (Acoustic Version)
2. Swords in Rock (Acoustic Version)
3. Vengeance Venom (Acoustic Version)
4. Sweven (Instrumental)
5. King of Kings (Instrumental)
6. Halvdan the Black (Instrumental)
7. The Waking Eye (Instrumental)
8. Feast of the Year (Instrumental)
9. Vengeance Venom (Instrumental)
10. Sacred Vow (Instrumental)
11. Edge of Steel (Instrumental)
12. Haraldskvæði (Instrumental)
13. Blazing Waters (Instrumental)
14. Swords in Rock (Instrumental)

King of Kings will be released via Nuclear Blast Records in September. Look out for our guide to buying the different editions of the album!


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