ICED EARTH have announced they will be filming and recording material for their next Live DVD/CD entitled Live In Ancient Kourion at the Kourion Amphitheatre in Limasso, Cyprus.
As previously reported, Iced Earth recently announced a new string of European tour dates in support of their Dystopia album. Their schedule is currently as follows:
12 – Praha, Czech Republic – Meat Factory
13 – Wien, Austria – Szene
14 – Pratteln, Switzerland – Z7
15 – München, Germany – Backstage
16 – Ludwigsburg, Germany – Rockfabrik
18 – Antwerpen, Belgium – Trix
19 – Bochum, Germany – Matrix
20 – London, England – Electric Ballroom
21 – Rotterdam, Holland – Maassilo
Support comes from EVERGREY, STEEL ENGRAVED and DEAD SHAPE FIGURE.
Metal Shock Finland‘s Mohsen Fayyazi has conducted an interview with ICED EARTH main man Jon Schaffer. When asked about recording a new album, Jon said: ” We’re gonna start writing in the fall, the album will probably be in the middle or fall of 2013. We still have more touring to do for Dystopia. Then we will be recording a live DVD on August 19th in Cyprus, which will be in an ancient theatre. It’s a very busy period, but we will be working on new material.”
You can read the whole of the interview at this location.