On March 1st, Swedish legends IN FLAMES will unleash ther thirteenth studio album, »I, The Mask«, via Nuclear Blast (worldwide, excl. North America) and Eleven Seven Music (North America). After rave reactions from their fans for the first singles, the band now unveils an album webisode, in which singer Anders Fridén and guitarist Björn Gelotte discuss the writing and recording process in Los Angeles and why they once again decided to work with multi-grammy-nominated producer Howard Benson. Watch the clip, here:
In addition, IN FLAMES have announced the first names for their own annual festival, BORGHOLM BRINNER, that will once again take place at the isle of Öland in Sweden on August 2nd and 3rd, 2019. None other than prog masters OPETH as well as melodeath pioneers AT THE GATES and California’s OF MICE AND MEN have confirmed their appearance at the two-day-festival, that will be once again headlined on both nights by IN FLAMES with very special sets.
The band’s new album »I, The Mask« is now available for pre-order and the first limited vinyl colours have already sold out. Get your physical format of choice here: http://nblast.de/InFlamesITheMask
Or pre-order the album digitally and receive an instant download of ‘I Am Above’, ‘(This Is Our) House’ and ‘I, The Mask’: https://inflames.ffm.to/themask
IN FLAMES — guitarist Björn Gelotte, vocalist Anders Fridén, guitarist Niclas Engelin, bassist Bryce Paul Newman and drummer Tanner Wayne — brought some major names on board for »I, The Mask«, including multi-Grammy nominated and winning industry staples such as: Howard Benson for production, Chris Lord-Alge for mixing and Ted Jensen for mastering. Artist Blake Armstrong created the album’s artwork, which is an interpretation of IN FLAMES’ mascot, The Jesterhead.