Nuclear Blast Records reports that After launching a video contest in early November, ASHES OF ARES vocalist Matt Barlow (ex-ICED EARTH), drummer Van Williams (ex-NEVERMORE), and guitarist/bassist Freddie Vidales (ex-ICED EARTH) wish to thank all the fans who submitted a video entry for the album track ‘Chalice Of Man’.
The band members have deliberated and are proud to announce their First Place Grand Prize Winner, Thomas Pfundt from Germany, whose video will be uploaded to ASHES OF ARES’ official YouTube channel:
Thomas will also receive:
• Video will be uploaded to ASHES OF ARES’ YouTube channel
• Skype interview with ASHES OF ARES member
• Signed drum head (used in recording session)
• ASHES OF ARES signature guitar picks
• Autographed 5×7
• Oversized poster
• »Ashes Of Ares« debut album in Blood Red Vinyl (import) version
• »Ashes Of Ares« debut album in digi-pak version
• Oversized car window sticker
• Tour t-shirt
• Warrior t-shirt
• Girlie t-shirt
• Band patch
The two runners-up are:
• Second Place: Paula De Castro Garreto from Brazil
• Third Place: Felix Hanke from Germany
Congratulations to Thomas & all the aspiring filmmakers who submitted a contest entry.
Order your copy of »Ashes Of Ares« here: http://smarturl.it/ashesofares
Nuclear Blast has issued that the Swedish melodic death metallers SOILWORK, whose new massive double album “The Living Infinite” will be released on March 1, kick off a fan video contest today! Fans can express their creativity by creating their own video clip for either the song `Spectrum Of Eternity´ or `This Momentary Bliss´, upload it to YouTube, let their work be judged by the band and eventually get the chance to win
– lifetime free entry to any SOILWORK concert (except for festival shows)
– a meet&greet with the band at the first concert
– a premium “The Living Infinite” bundle, incl. the album as a digipak CD and on vinyl, plus a t-shirt !
Click here for further information on the contest and to download the songs with lyrics: http://bit.ly/Ynm3Cu. The contest ends on the album release date – March 1, 2013!
As we reported yesterday, SOILWORK are confirmed for this year’s Finnish Tuska Open Air Festival in Helsinki that’ll take place from June 28 – June 30. Front man Speed comments:
“We are really pleased to announce that SOILWORK will return to Tuska Open Air Metal Festival this summer. It has almost been nine years, so it’s definitely about time! The festival has grown a lot over the years and we can’t wait to give the Tuska crowd one hell of a show and play some new songs from our upcoming double album “The Living Infinite”. Don’t miss out on a killer festival and a killer show! Hope to see you there!“
Pre-order your copy of “The Living Infinite” here: http://smarturl.it/SoilworkCD