Respected French heavy metal group Gojira have announced details of their much anticipated new album, Magma. The follow up to 2012’s widely acclaimed L’enfant Sauvage, Magma is heralded by new single ‘Stranded’ which is streaming now, accompanied by the official music video at www.Gojira-Music.com. The video was directed by Vincent Caldoni.
Pre-order ‘Magma’ today!! All orders receive an instant grat download of ‘Stranded’. Exclusive bundles are also available, which include merchandise and a limited edition 52-page hardcover book with exclusive photos, sketches, and artwork from the creation of Magma. Additionally, all bundles also include a DVD and HD digital download of Gojira’s 2015 Rock In Rio performance featuring newly mixed audio done by the band themselves. ‘Magma’ arrives everywhere June 17th, via Roadrunner Records.
For your chance to get your hands on one of these limited gold vinyl pressings, simply click on the image below!
Frontman Joe Duplantier comments, “We are very excited to release our new album ‘Magma’. We put everything we had into these songs. This album is our flesh and blood.”
Recorded at the band’s own Silver Cord Studio in Ridgewood, Queens, New York, ‘Magma’ is produced, mixed and engineered by Gojira. It is the first of Gojira’s albums to be recorded at Silver Cord, their new NYC headquarters which brothers Joe and Mario Duplantier began building out by hand in 2014.
Gojira – brothers Joe Duplantier [vocals, guitar] and Mario Duplantier [drums], Christian Andreu [guitar], and Jean-Michel Labadie [bass] – are set to perform in the UK this Summer, at the Download Festival in June and Bloodstock Open Air Festival in August. For a full list of worldwide tour dates, please visit the band’s official website.
GOJIRA – ‘MAGMA’ – TRACKLISTING
1. The Shooting Star
3. The Cell
5. Yellow Stone
8. Only Pain
9. Low Lands
Check out the new video for “Stranded” below!
Gojira will be appearing at this years Bloodstock Festival along side Mastodon, Slayer, Twisted Sister, Venom, Behemoth, Satyricon, Fear Factory, Anthrax, Rotting Christ and many many more! For your tickets, simply click on the graphic link below!
Post – Oran O’Beirne
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