SABATON RELEASES THIRD SINGLE, "GREAT WAR,"

FROM UPCOMING ALBUM DUE OUT JULY 19TH

Swedish heavy metal heroes  SABATON  are set to release their new album  ‘The Great War’  on  July 19th, 2019.  Today the band is proud to release the third single from the new album and title track , 'Great War' .   Watch the video for 'Great War'  here:   https://youtu.be/HkbG39-T4H0     Get the song digitally here:   http://nblast.de/SabatonGreatWar   Listen in NB New Releases playlist:   http://nblast.de/SpotifyNewReleases   /  http://nblast.de/AppleMusicNewReleases    The release of  SABATON’s  ninth full-length record perfectly coincides with the band’s 20th anniversary and the concept album is based on events during the First World War. The band started the recordings exactly 100 years after the end of the First World War (11/11/1918) and took 3 months of intensive work to complete the album together with their long term producer and partner  Jonas Kjellgren  at  Black Lounge studios . Furthermore, the album has been mastered by  Maor Appelbaum  and the artwork was once again created by  Peter Sallaí .  "This is not the first time we have sung about stories from this period in time, but now we felt the timing was right to make a full concept album about this war" , explain the band.    "The Great War"  tracklist: 01. The Future Of Warfare 02. Seven Pillars Of Wisdom 03. 82nd All The Way 04. The Attack Of The Dead Men 05. Devil Dogs 06. The Red Baron 07. Great War 08. A Ghost In The Trenches 09. Fields Of Verdun 10. The End Of The War To End All Wars 11. In Flanders Fields  Pre-order the album here:   http://www.sabaton.net/thegreatwar    Alongside the album, the Swedes have worked hard to make their 20th year anniversary a very exciting year, and also started the  SABATON History   Channel  - a unique collaboration between the band themselves and multimedia historians  Indy Neidell  and  Timeghost -  capturing the power of social media to tell stories about the wars, battles and heroes behind  SABATON ’s songs. Subscribe to the YouTube channel via this link:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaG4CBbZih6nLzD08bTBGfw    “This is the biggest album we have taken on so far.There is more depth and story around the songs that we have ever had before",   Pär Sundström  announces.  "Expect many surprises as we have tried new things and we also went back in time to a concept we know a lot of you love. The Great War has been created side by side with the Sabaton History Channel to make 2019 the most exciting year in our 20 year history.”   More  SABATON  live dates 2019:   28.06. E Madrid - Download Festival 25.07. FIN Kuopio - Kuopiorock 01.08. D Wacken - Wacken Open Air  *SOLD OUT*  09.08. UK Derby - Bloodstock Open Air 17.08. S Falun - Sabaton Open Air 23.08. D Sulingen - Reload Festival   »The Great Tour« - North America 2019   w/ HAMMERFALL  04.10. USA Ft. Lauderdale, FL - Revolution Live 05.10. USA St. Petersburg, FL - Janus Landing 06.10. USA Atlanta, GA - Center Stage 08.10. USA Dallas, TX - House of Blues 10.10. USA Phoenix, AZ - The Van Buren 11.10. USA Los Angeles, CA - The Wiltern 12.10. USA San Francisco, CA - The Regency Ballroom 14.10. USA Portland, OR - The Roseland Ballroom 15.10. USA Seattle, WA - Showbox SoDo 16.10. CDN Vancouver, BC - Vogue Theatre 18.10. CDN Edmonton, AB - Union Hall 19.10. CDN Calgary, AB - The Palace Theatre 21.10. USA Salt Lake City, UT - The Complex 23.10. USA Denver, CO - Ogden Theatre 25.10. USA Minneapolis, MN - Skyway Theatre 26.10. USA Chicago, IL - The Vic Theatre 27.10. USA Cleveland, OH - Agora Ballroom 29.10. CDN Toronto, ON - The Danforth Music Hall 30.10. CDN Montréal, QC - Mtelus 01.11. USA Worcester, MA - Palladium 02.11. USA New York, NY - PlayStation Theater 03.11. USA Silver Spring, MD - The Fillmore   01.12. S Stockholm - Sabaton Cruise  *SOLD OUT*    2020:    SABATON  -  »The Great Tour« - Europe 2020  w/  APOCALYPTICA  &  AMARANTHE ( Tickets are available on   sabaton.net   on July 3rd) 17.01. CH Zürich - Hallenstadion 18.01. D Stuttgart - Schleyer-Halle 19.01. D Munich - Olympiahalle 21.01. A Vienna - Gasometer 22.01. H Budapest - Arena 24.01. PL Warsaw - Arena COS Torwar 25.01. D Berlin - Max-Schmeling-Halle 26.01. CZ Prague- O2 Arena 28.01. I Milan - Alcatraz 31.01. D Frankfurt - Festhalle 01.02. D Oberhausen - König-Pilsener-ARENA 02.02. B Antwerp - Lotto Arena 04.02. E Barcelona - Palau Sant Jordi 05.02. E Madrid - Vistalegre 07.02. F Paris - Zénith 08.02. UK London - Wembley Arena 09.02. NL Amsterdam - AFAS Live 11.02. D Hamburg - Sporthalle 12.02. DK Copenhagen - Forum Black Box 14.02. S Gothenburg - Scandinavium 15.02. S Stockholm - Hovet 16.02. N Oslo - Spektrum   »The Great Tour« - Russia 2020  06.03. RUS Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk - Stolitsa 07.03. RUS Vladivostok - Craft 08.03. RUS Khabarovsk - Velicano Club 10.03. RUS Irkutsk - Wild Horse 11.03. RUS Novosibirsk - Dkzh 13.03. RUS Moscow - Stadium Live 14.03. RUS St. Petersburg - A2 Green Concert 16.03. RUS Omsk - Angar 17.03. RUS Tyumen - Baikonur 19.03. RUS Yekaterinburg - Tele-Club 21.03. RUS Ufa - Ogni Ufy 22.03. RUS Samara - Zvezda 24.03. RUS Volgograd - DKT 26.03. RUS Nizhny Novgorod - Milo Concert Hall 28.03. RUS Voronezh - Palazzo 29.03. RUS Rostov-on-Don - Arena Don 31.03. RUS Krasnodar - Arena Hall 02.04. BY Minsk - Prime Hall  More on  "The Great War":     Fields Of Verdun  (video):   https://youtu.be/xP8G-LwWNn0     The Red Baron"  (lyric video) :    https://youtu.be/3PXzgXBRM_k   Album Trailer #1:   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YZL8aG9PXtM   Album Trailer #2:   https://youtu.be/oO9PoneghRo    Get the band's previous albums as well as lots of merch and special editions in our shop:  http://www.nuclearblast.de/shop/sabaton

Swedish heavy metal heroes SABATON are set to release their new album ‘The Great War’ on July 19th, 2019. Today the band is proud to release the third single from the new album and title track, 'Great War'.

Watch the video for 'Great War' here: https://youtu.be/HkbG39-T4H0

Get the song digitally here: http://nblast.de/SabatonGreatWar
Listen in NB New Releases playlist: http://nblast.de/SpotifyNewReleases /http://nblast.de/AppleMusicNewReleases

The release of SABATON’s ninth full-length record perfectly coincides with the band’s 20th anniversary and the concept album is based on events during the First World War. The band started the recordings exactly 100 years after the end of the First World War (11/11/1918) and took 3 months of intensive work to complete the album together with their long term producer and partner Jonas Kjellgren at Black Lounge studios. Furthermore, the album has been mastered by Maor Appelbaum and the artwork was once again created by Peter Sallaí. "This is not the first time we have sung about stories from this period in time, but now we felt the timing was right to make a full concept album about this war", explain the band.

"The Great War" tracklist:
01. The Future Of Warfare
02. Seven Pillars Of Wisdom
03. 82nd All The Way
04. The Attack Of The Dead Men
05. Devil Dogs
06. The Red Baron
07. Great War
08. A Ghost In The Trenches
09. Fields Of Verdun
10. The End Of The War To End All Wars
11. In Flanders Fields

Pre-order the album here: http://www.sabaton.net/thegreatwar

Alongside the album, the Swedes have worked hard to make their 20th year anniversary a very exciting year, and also started the SABATON History Channel - a unique collaboration between the band themselves and multimedia historians Indy Neidell and Timeghost - capturing the power of social media to tell stories about the wars, battles and heroes behind SABATON’s songs. Subscribe to the YouTube channel via this link:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaG4CBbZih6nLzD08bTBGfw
“This is the biggest album we have taken on so far.There is more depth and story around the songs that we have ever had before", Pär Sundström announces. "Expect many surprises as we have tried new things and we also went back in time to a concept we know a lot of you love. The Great War has been created side by side with the Sabaton History Channel to make 2019 the most exciting year in our 20 year history.”

More SABATON live dates 2019:

28.06. E Madrid - Download Festival
25.07. FIN Kuopio - Kuopiorock
01.08. D Wacken - Wacken Open Air *SOLD OUT*
09.08. UK Derby - Bloodstock Open Air
17.08. S Falun - Sabaton Open Air
23.08. D Sulingen - Reload Festival

»The Great Tour« - North America 2019
w/ HAMMERFALL
04.10. USA Ft. Lauderdale, FL - Revolution Live
05.10. USA St. Petersburg, FL - Janus Landing
06.10. USA Atlanta, GA - Center Stage
08.10. USA Dallas, TX - House of Blues
10.10. USA Phoenix, AZ - The Van Buren
11.10. USA Los Angeles, CA - The Wiltern
12.10. USA San Francisco, CA - The Regency Ballroom
14.10. USA Portland, OR - The Roseland Ballroom
15.10. USA Seattle, WA - Showbox SoDo
16.10. CDN Vancouver, BC - Vogue Theatre
18.10. CDN Edmonton, AB - Union Hall
19.10. CDN Calgary, AB - The Palace Theatre
21.10. USA Salt Lake City, UT - The Complex
23.10. USA Denver, CO - Ogden Theatre
25.10. USA Minneapolis, MN - Skyway Theatre
26.10. USA Chicago, IL - The Vic Theatre
27.10. USA Cleveland, OH - Agora Ballroom
29.10. CDN Toronto, ON - The Danforth Music Hall
30.10. CDN Montréal, QC - Mtelus
01.11. USA Worcester, MA - Palladium
02.11. USA New York, NY - PlayStation Theater
03.11. USA Silver Spring, MD - The Fillmore

01.12. S Stockholm - Sabaton Cruise *SOLD OUT*

2020:

SABATON - »The Great Tour« - Europe 2020
w/ APOCALYPTICA & AMARANTHE (Tickets are available on sabaton.net on July 3rd)
17.01. CH Zürich - Hallenstadion
18.01. D Stuttgart - Schleyer-Halle
19.01. D Munich - Olympiahalle
21.01. A Vienna - Gasometer
22.01. H Budapest - Arena
24.01. PL Warsaw - Arena COS Torwar
25.01. D Berlin - Max-Schmeling-Halle
26.01. CZ Prague- O2 Arena
28.01. I Milan - Alcatraz
31.01. D Frankfurt - Festhalle
01.02. D Oberhausen - König-Pilsener-ARENA
02.02. B Antwerp - Lotto Arena
04.02. E Barcelona - Palau Sant Jordi
05.02. E Madrid - Vistalegre
07.02. F Paris - Zénith
08.02. UK London - Wembley Arena
09.02. NL Amsterdam - AFAS Live
11.02. D Hamburg - Sporthalle
12.02. DK Copenhagen - Forum Black Box
14.02. S Gothenburg - Scandinavium
15.02. S Stockholm - Hovet
16.02. N Oslo - Spektrum

»The Great Tour« - Russia 2020
06.03. RUS Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk - Stolitsa
07.03. RUS Vladivostok - Craft
08.03. RUS Khabarovsk - Velicano Club
10.03. RUS Irkutsk - Wild Horse
11.03. RUS Novosibirsk - Dkzh
13.03. RUS Moscow - Stadium Live
14.03. RUS St. Petersburg - A2 Green Concert
16.03. RUS Omsk - Angar
17.03. RUS Tyumen - Baikonur
19.03. RUS Yekaterinburg - Tele-Club
21.03. RUS Ufa - Ogni Ufy
22.03. RUS Samara - Zvezda
24.03. RUS Volgograd - DKT
26.03. RUS Nizhny Novgorod - Milo Concert Hall
28.03. RUS Voronezh - Palazzo
29.03. RUS Rostov-on-Don - Arena Don
31.03. RUS Krasnodar - Arena Hall
02.04. BY Minsk - Prime Hall

More on "The Great War":

Fields Of Verdun (video): https://youtu.be/xP8G-LwWNn0
The Red Baron" (lyric video): https://youtu.be/3PXzgXBRM_k
Album Trailer #1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YZL8aG9PXtM
Album Trailer #2: https://youtu.be/oO9PoneghRo

Get the band's previous albums as well as lots of merch and special editions in our shop:http://www.nuclearblast.de/shop/sabaton

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