Already a significant force with international success since their debut album Battle Hymn’s, the Kings Of Metalrelease in 1988 and the following world tour in 1989 catapulted the band into a new sphere. Songs like Heart of Steel, Kings Of Metal, Hail and Kill, and Blood of the Kings became instant classics, celebrated since by metal fans all over the world.
For Kings Of Metal MMXIV, Manowar have recorded these timeless metal anthems with new arrangements and their signature “larger than life” sound that sealed their place in heavy metal history.
“Our fans have made us the “Kings Of Metal”, and with this tribute to one of their favorite albums, we honor them and thank them for their unparalleled support and loyalty!” said vocalist Eric Adams.
Kings Of Metal MMXIV will feature nine main tracks packed with plus none bonus tracks with over 40 minutes of additional music.
“We have pushed man and machine to the maximum level to honor the original recordings that we all love, and to add new aspects and surprises that give this new album its own character,” said bassist and producer Joey DeMaio. “The sound is again as massive and majestic as it has always been,” he continued.
“Recording this album has been an amazing experience! After playing the songs so many times on tour, Donnie and I now had the opportunity to contribute our own sound and elements that the fans have come to love from our live performances,” explained guitarist Karl Logan.
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- MANOWAR To Release ‘Kings Of Metal MMXIV’ In February (blabbermouth.net)