MASTERPLAN - Novum Initium Album Tracklisting Revealed
Melodic metallers MASTERPLAN
will release their new album, Novum
Initium, on April 26th via AFM Records on CD, limited digipak and
limited vinyl. Novum Initium is the band's follow-up to their 2010
release, Time To Be King.
The artwork can be seen below: Novum Initium tracklisting:
'Per Aspera Ad Astra'
'Keep Your Dream Alive'
'Black Night Of Magic'
'Pray On My Soul'
'Earth Is Going Down'
'Return From Avalon'
'Through Your Eyes'
(digipack bonus track)'Fear The Silence'
(digipack bonus track)
Joining mainstay guitarist Roland Grapow
Masterplan's lineup are vocalist Rick Altzi
(AT VANCE, SANDALINAS,
THUNDERSTONE), who replaces Jorn Lande, new drummer Martin
(CRADLE OF FILTH), bassist Jari Kainulainen
SYMPHONIA) and keybordist Axel Mackenrott.
About the new material, Grapow
recently: "“We are not leaving the Masterplan path too much, but
everything we have – the melodic part and a little bit progressive, I
would say we’re a little bit more powerful and I’m also mixing the album
this time. I want to get a little bit more modern, as the sound we have
was created ten years ago. I’m really looking forward to presenting a
new band and a new start with Masterplan. We’re still having the typical
sound with melodies, but the drummer is amazing and plays a lot of
crazy shit! The music is first, then comes the creative stuff like
Stay tuned for further updates from the band.
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