VIRGIN STEELE kündigen neue Re-Releases an

- "The Marriage Of Heaven & Hell I+II" - "Invictus" - Re-Releases erscheinen am 13. Juni 2014 -

 

SPV / Steamhammer veröffentlichen am 13. Juni 2014 die Re-Releases von VIRGIN STEELE´s "The Marriage Of Heaven & Hell I+II" und "Invictus" . Diese 2 CD Digipaks beinhalten diverses Bonus Material sowie ein komplett neues Booklet mit Liner Notes und unveröffentlichten Photos von David DeFeis.

 

David DeFeis sagt zu den Re-Releases:

"It is an honor, and it is my great pleasure to be able to re-release with SPV, The two "Marriage Of Heaven and Hell" albums, and the "Invictus" album this year. These albums loom large in our Catalogue, and so much of our blood, sweat & history can be found within the fabric of these Works. In addition to the original running order titles we will also present various bonus tracks...The Marriage Of Heaven and Hell discs contain two live tracks recorded in Germany during "The Marriage" Tour, plus some new songs. Originally on the bonus disc for Invictus we had planned to issue this new 19 song "GHOST HARVEST" collection that I had spoken about in the latest interviews. That plan has changed. GHOST HARVEST, (which has now grown into more than 1 CD at this time!!!)....will instead be included in the upcoming box-set...(Please See further down)...and the bonus disc inside Invictus, which bears the title: "FIRE SPIRITS", will contain over the top acoustic versions of various songs mainly taken from The Marriage Of Heaven & Hell and Invictus albums... (but a few others appear as well)....It will also contain a brand new track recorded this week. The performances on FIRE SPIRITS were captured live and are raw, heartfelt and genuine. We wanted to show those who missed out on the acoustic gigs we had done, some of what went on there, and to also express how powerful these stripped down versions can be. With the appearance of these re-issues and the inclusion of all the various bonus tracks contained within these collections, we give thanks and salute all of You who have taken this Barbaric-Romantic ride with us....we hope you will enjoy these Works that celebrate the interaction and chemistry of the Group, and which are testament to the enduring strength of our Friendship..."

 

TRACKLISTING "The Marriage Of Heaven & Hell Pt.I+II":

CD1

01. I Will Come For You

02. Weeping Of The Spirits

03. Blood And Gasoline

04. Self Crucifixion

05. Last Supper

06. Warriors Lament

07. Trail Of Tears

08. The Raven Song

09. Forever Will I Roam

10. I Wake Up Screaming

11. House Of Dust

12. Blood Of The Saints

13. Life Among The Ruins

14. The Marriage Of Heaven And Hell

15. Angela`s Castle (bonus track)

16. The Sword Of Damocles (bonus track)

CD2

01. A Symphony Of Steele

02. Crown Of Glory (Unscarred)

03. From Chaos To Creation

04. Twilight Of The Gods

05. Rising Unchained

06. Transfiguration

07. Prometheus The Fallen One

08. Emalaith

09. Strawgirl

10. Devil/Angel

11. Unholy Water

12. Victory Is Mine

13. The Marriage Of heaven And Hell (Revisited)

14. A Greater Burning Of Innocence (bonus track)

15. Life Among The Ruins - Live (bonus track)

16. I Wake Up Screaming - Live (bonus track)

TRACKLISTING "Invictus":

CD1

01. The Blood Of vengeance

02. Invictus

03. Mind, Body, Spirit

04. In The Arms Of The Death God

05. Through Blood And Fire

06. Sword Of The Gods

07. God Of Our Sorrows

08. Vow Of Honour

09. Defiance

10. Dust From The Burining

11. Amaranth

12. A Whisper Of Death

13. Dominion Day

14. A Shadow Of Fear

15. "Theme" From The Marriage Of Heaven & Hell

16. Veni, Vidi, Vici


CD2 - Bonus

"Dark Distant Future" Medley #1

01. A Whipser Of Death (Intro)

02. Unholy Water

03. Trail Of Tears

"With Vengeance Divine" Medley #2

04. Rising Unchained

05. Veni, Vidi, Vici

06. Defiance

07. I Will Come For You

08. Victory Is Mine

"Hail The Conguering Hero" Medley #3

09. Serpent`s Kiss (Intro)

10. A Whisper Of Death (Main section of song)

11. Great Sword Of Flame

12. A Whipser Of Death (Reprise)

13. Emalaith

14. The Burning Of Rome

15. Perfect Mansions (Mountains Of The Sun)

New Song

16. Do You Walk With God

 

In diesem Jahr feiert VIRGIN STEELE auch ihr 35 jähriges Band-Jubiläum. Zu diesem Anlass erscheint im Herbst eine "35th Anniversary Box Set" incl. der CDs "The Book Of Burning" und "Hymns To Victory" sowie neue und unveröffentlichte Aufnahmen namens "Ghost Harvest - The Spectral Vintage Sessions". Zusätzlich wird noch ein Buch und ein Poster der Box beiliegen.

 

Ein komplett neues Studioalbum erscheint Anfang 2015 begleitet von diversen Live-Aktivitäten. Details dazu gibt es demnächst.

 

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