Welcome to the LOUDEST DOT COM ON THE PLANET!
KNAC.COM
LISTEN NOW!WATCH NOW! LOGIN JOIN
MAGAZINEON-AIRDOWNLOADSCHATBOARDSCONTESTSSTORE
News

MAGNUM To Release The Valley Of Tears - The Ballads In January

By Larry Petro, News Monkey
Monday, November 14, 2016 @ 1:21 PM


January 20 In North America Via Steamhammer/SPV

- advertisement -
Renowned not only for their powerful rock songs but also for countless moving ballads, British rock icons MAGNUM are set to surprise their fans with a very special release at the very beginning of the coming year: The Valley Of Tears - The Ballads has been scheduled for release on 6 January 2017 (US/Canada: 20 January 2017), an album featuring ten of their most accomplished ballads, all of them re-mastered and in parts even newly re-recorded and remixed.

Guitarist, composer and producer Tony Clarkin: "The release of this album was originally inspired by my daughter. A few months ago she asked me: 'MAGNUM have so many beautiful quiet numbers, why don't you put together a compilation highlighting some of the most powerful tracks?' Olly Hahn of Steamhammer/SPV was immediately taken by the concept, so I set down to work on it."

The Valley Of Tears - The Ballads contains material from the band's different creative phases. Along with re-mastered versions of more recent ballads from albums such as Into The Valley Of The Moonkings, The Visitation and the current studio recording Sacred Blood - Divine Lies, there will also be a newly re-recorded acoustic version of their classic "Lonely Night" and a new haunting live version of their hit "When The World Comes Down" from their 1986 cult recording Vigilante.

The release will be supported by selected shows in the UK and Ireland during the run-up to Christmas and a German/Swiss tour where Tony Clarkin and Bob Catley join the "Rock Meets Classic" tour from 30 March 2017. Some more festivals for Summer 2017 will be announced shortly.

The Valley Of Tears - The Ballads will be released as a digipak version, download and stream on January 20th, 2017 in North America through SPV/Steamhammer.

TRACK LISTING

  • "Dream About You" (re-mastered)
  • "Back In Your Arms Again" (newly re-recorded)
  • "The Valley Of Tears" (remixed, remastered)
  • "Broken Wheel" (newly re-recorded)
  • "A Face In The Crowd" (remixed, re-mastered)
  • "Your Dreams Won't Die" (re-mastered)
  • "Lonely Night" (acoustic version, newly re-recorded)
  • "The Last Frontier" (remixed, re-mastered)
  • "Putting Things In Place" (remixed, re-mastered)
  • "When The World Comes Down" (new live version)
TOUR DATES

2016

  • 06.12.GB-Brighton - Concorde 2
  • 07.12.GB-Cambridge - Junction
  • 09.12.IE-Dublin - Voodoo Lounge
  • 10.12.GB-Wolverhampton - Wulfrun Hall
  • 11.12.GB-Edinburgh - Liquid Rooms
2017

Tony Clarkin and Bob Catley join "Rock Meets Classic"

  • 30.03. D-Trier - Arena
  • 31.03. D-Würzburg - S. Oliver Arena
  • 01.04. D-Regensburg - Donau-Arena
  • 02.04. D-Munich - Olympiahalle
  • 04.04. D-Neu-Ulm - Ratiopharm Arena
  • 05.04. D-Passau - Dreiländerhalle
  • 06.04. D-Ingolstadt - Saturn Arena
  • 07.04. D-Halle/Westfalen - Gerry Weber Stadion
  • 08.04. D-Berlin - Tempodrom
  • 10.04. D-Koblenz - Conlog Arena
  • 11.04. D-Kempten - BigBox
  • 12.04. D-Nuremberg - Frankenhalle
  • 13.04. D-Wetzlar - Rittal Arena
  • 15.04. D-Frankfurt am Main - Jahrhunderthalle
  • 17.04. D-Bamberg - Brose Arena
  • 18.04. CH-Zurich - Hallenstadion
Festival 2017
  • 09.-12.08.E-Villena - Leyendas del Rock Festival


Please log in to view RANTS

If you don't have a username, click here to create an account!

Username: 
Password: 

Message: 
 
 

 





 Recent News
Represent! Get Your KNAC.COM Bumper Sticker
Happenings This Week on KNAC.COM
In Memorium: WARREL DANE Passes Away At 56
POWERFLO Premieres New Video "Less Than A Human"
Sold Out SHIPROCKED 2018 Adds More Artists To Stellar Lineup
Vocalist LIV KRISTINE Joins MIDNATTSOL
FRONTIERS ROCK FESTIVAL V Lineup Announced
HARM'S WAY Confirm North America Headline Tour
ALICE COOPER Premieres "The Sound Of A" Video
THERION Reveal Artwork, Info On Beloved Antichrist
ROCKLAHOMA Reveals 2018 Band Lineup
ALICE IN CHAINS Reveal Initial Headline Tour Dates For 2018
EKTOMORF Unveil New Album Fury
SKINLAB Announce 2018 'Brothers In Blood Tour'
EDEN'S CURSE To Release Persecution 10 CD Box Set
LADY BEAST Unleash "Vicious Breed" Video
POWERWOLF Announce First Dates For "Wolfsnächte Tour" 2018
ANOTHER LOST YEAR Debut "Call It Like It Is" Video
MARK SLAUGHTER Streams Solo Album Title Track
JOE PERRY To Perform Special "JOE PERRY AND FRIENDS" Record Release Show In LA
MONTE PITTMAN Launches "Be Very Afraid" Video
SAVAGE MESSIAH Eat Your Heart Out With New Video
MONSTER MAGNET Unveil New Mindfucker Album
THE CONTORTIONIST Announce The 'Clairvoyant 2018 North American Tour'
OBITUARY Share "Brave" Music Video
Learn Mix Magic With BOB MARLETTE’s Tutorial
SHIRAZ LANE Set To Release Carnival Days Album
MILLENIUM Release New Album Awakening
FATES WARNING Launch Tour Trailer For January Dates
MAGNUM Stream New Single "Without Love"
ANTHRAX Set To Release Kings Among Scotland Live DVD In April
JOE PERRY Streams New "Aye, Aye, Aye" Single
AL JOURGENSEN Announces New MINISTRY Album, AmeriKKKant
NORTHERN INVASION Announces 2018 Band Lineup
SAVAGE MACHINE Reveal Abandon Earth Album Details
MACHINE HEAD Drop "Catharsis" Video
METALSTEEL Go Beyond The Stars On New Album
MYLES KENNEDY Releases New Album Title Track Video
VOODOO CIRCLE Set For New Raised On Rock Album
NAPALM DEATH Announce Coded Smears And More Uncommon Slurs Compilation Release
KOBRA AND THE LOTUS Stream New Track "Hell On Earth"
RANDOM EYES Reveal Grieve No More Album Details
SPIDER ROCKETS Return To Make You "Sick"
SMALL TOWN TITANS Give "You're A Mean One Mr. Grinch" A Dark, Blues-Soaked Update
PRIMITIVE RACE Share Track "Dancing On The Sun" In Honor Of Late Front Man, CHUCK MOSLEY
SoCal's NOVAREIGN To Release New Album, Legends
A KILLER'S CONFESSION Set To Embark On "A Very Killer Christmas Tour"
TETRARCH Unleashes Energetic New Video For "Freak"
DRIVE To Release IDEFI Album, A Tribute To Founder/Guitarist RICK CHAVEZ And Singer DAVID EARL TAYLOR
STARSET Announces North American Headline Tour
TOOTHGRINDER Premiere "The Shadow" Video
LORD To Release Live At ProgPower USA Album
UNLOCKING THE TRUTH Release "My Chains" Video
CANE HILL Are Too Far Gone With New Album Release
ICED EARTH Debut Video For Single, "Black Flag"
FOZZY Continue 'Judas Rising Tour' Into 2018
MARTY FRIEDMAN Reveals Personal Video For "Miracle"
ANGRA Set To Release New Album Ømni
THE ATOMIC BITCHWAX Debuts New Song "Hippie Speedball"
JOHN 5 AND THE CREATURES To Release It's Alive! Live Album In January
CAROLINA REBELLION Reveals 2018 Band Lineup





HOME | MAGAZINE | ON-AIR | DOWNLOADS | CHAT | BOARDS | CONTESTS | STORE | HELP

©2017 KNAC.COM. All Rights Reserved.    Link to us    Advertise with us    Privacy policy
 Latest News