BRAZIL – Brazilian female-fronted heavy metal group Shadowside has issued the following update via Facebook at www.facebook.com/shadowsideband, updating fans on the progress of the band’s forthcoming third studio album Inner Monster Out, which was slated to release digitally next month on SHP Records.
“Hello Shadowside faithful! Our new record ‘Inner Monster Out’ will be released early July 2011. Everyone hang in there with us for a bit longer as we make sure the final product is absolutely perfect. We are so excited for you all to hear what we have been working tirelessly on for the past several months, and we are confident it will be worth the wait! In the meantime, keep checking back for updates. We will be debuting new songs, videos, pictures and more to hold you over until ‘Inner Monster Out’ is unleashed upon the masses!
“Our page at Pledgemusic.com will be available next week, which will allow fans to actively participate in the promotion of ‘Inner Monster Out’ with Shadowside. Fans will also, through the Pledge Music campaign, have exclusive access to personal experiences with Shadowside, ranging from signed CDs and signed guitars to recording session visits and VIP tour packages.”
In the meantime, Shadowside has updated its Facebook page with some behind-the-scenes photos from the band’s recent promo shoot for the new record. Head over to: www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150199217004881.318648.26710144880 to access the gallery.
Shadowside will film a music video for the first single from Inner Monster Out “Angel with Horns” later this month in Campinas, Brazil with director Thiago Pinheiro of Studio Kaiowas.
The track list for Inner Monster Out is…
1. Gag Order
2. Angel with Horns
4. In the Name of Love
5. Inner Monster Out (featuring Björn “Speed” Strid, Mikael Stanne, and Niklas Isfeldt)
6. I’m Your Mind
7. My Disrupted Reality
8. A Smile Upon Death
9. Whatever Our Fortune
11. Waste of Life
Inner Monster Out was produced, mixed, and mastered at Studio Fredman in Gothenburg, Sweden by Fredrik Nordström (Arch Enemy, At The Gates, Bring Me The Horizon, In Flames), and features guest vocals from the likes of Björn “Speed” Strid (Soilwork), Mikael Stanne (Dark Tranquility), and Niklas Isfeldt (Dream Evil).
Artwork comes courtesy of Felipe Machado of New Dimensions Art (Blind Guardian, Rhapsody Of Fire, Jorn Lande, Pagan’s Mind).
Several behind-the-scenes videos chronicling the Inner Monster Out recording sessions can be seen on the official Shadowside YouTube channel at: www.youtube.com/shadowsidepress7.
Inner Monster Out is the follow up to 2009’s Dare To Dream which is now available on iTunes at: bit.ly/SHADOWSIDE_DareToDream_itunes and all digital music stores.
Shadowside’s debut Theatre of Shadows released in 2007.
Stay tuned for more information on Shadowside and Inner Monster Out.
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