To celebrate the release of their long-awaited new studio album Blood Of The Nations, Germany’s ACCEPT are proud to announce a 24-hour News Marathon on August 19th in celebration of the album’s European release date on August 20th.
The marathon will take place on the official ACCEPT website and all accompanying Social Networking sites (Facebook, Twitter and MySpace) for 24 hours straight. Fans will gain access to exclusive ACCEPT news from all over the world, see personal video messages from the band members, take part in a variety of raffles and giveaways, and much, much more.
The ACCEPT News Marathon will begin at 12 midnight PACIFIC / 2 a.m. CENTRAL / 3 a.m. EASTERN. Up-to-the-minute news on ACCEPT will be posted and updated every hour all day long. Fans are encouraged to be a part of this historic event!
Blood Of The Nations was recorded at Backstage Studio in Derbyshire, England with acclaimed British producer Andy Sneap (Exodus, Arch Enemy, Megadeth). The track listing for the album — which marks the recording debut of the band’s latest addition, ex-TT QUICK vocalist Mark Tornillo — is as follows:
01. Beat The Bastards
02. Teutonic Terror
03. The Abyss
04. Blood Of The Nations
05. Shades Of Death
06. Locked And Loaded
07. Time Machine (Bonus Track)
08. Kill The Pain
09. Rollin’ Thunder
11. New World Comin’
12. No Shelter
13. Bucketful Of Hate
Blood Of The Nations will be released in Japan on September 4th and in the North America on September 19th. Nuclear Blast USA’s Webshop is now taking pre-orders for the exclusive mail-order digi-pak edition, which features the bonus track “Time Machine.” The pre-order bundle includes an ACCEPT “Teutonic Terror” t-shirt and can be ordered here.
ACCEPT’s 2010 line-up includes Wolf Hoffmann on guitar, Peter Baltes on bass, Stefan Schwarzmann on drums, Herman Frank on guitar and Mark Tornillo on vocals.