Wednesday, 22 January 2014

Within Temptation release their sixth album, Hydra - February 2014

Following on from their 2011 album, The Unforgiving, Dutch symphonic metalband Within Temptation are set to release their new album, Hydra on 3rd February. Hydra is the band's sixth album and includes collaborations with metalcore singer Howard Jones (ex-Killswitch Engage), rapper Xzibit, classical-crossover/symphonic metal vocalist Tarja Turunen (ex-Nightwish) and alternative rock singer Dave Pirner (Soul Asylum).

The band have released a number of snippets from the album.  Most notably with the release of the video Paradise (What About Us?) which features Tarja Turunen.

and also the EP Paradise (What About Us?) which features the duet along with 3 demo's from the album.

Hydra is available as a digital download, in a jewel case, a media book, vinyl and in a very exciting looking deluxe box set.


Let Us Burn
Dangerous (feat. Howard Jones)
And We Run (feat. Xzibit)
Paradise (What About Us?) [feat. Tarja Turunen]
Edge of the World
Silver Moonlight
Covered by Roses
Dog Days
Tell Me Why
Whole World is Watching (feat. Dave Pirner from Soul Asylum)

Premium Edition
Radioactive (Originally performed by Imagine Dragons)
Summertime Sadness (Originally performed by Lana Del Rey)
Let Her Go (Originally performed by Passenger)
Dirty Dancer (Originally performed by Enrique Iglesias featuring Usher & Lil Wayne)
And We Run (Evolution Track)
Silver Moonlight (Evolution Track)
Covered by Roses (Evolution Track)
Tell Me Why (Evolution Track)
Paradise (What About Us?) [feat. Tarja Turunen] - Video

Hydra can be preordered here.

Within Temptation are on tour from the end of February. We are heading to Manchester to see them, with support from Delain in April.