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24 June 2013
Firewind: "Apotheosis - Live 2012" out now all over Europe!
Firewind:  "Apotheosis - Live 2012" out now all over Europe!
FIREWIND, Greece's leading metal band spearheaded by guitar-wizard and Ozzy Osbourne band member Gus G., has just released a new live album entitled "Apotheosis - Live 2012", celebrating the 10th anniversary of the band in style.

"Apotheosis - Live 2012" can be purchased as limited edition Digipak CD from CM Distro HERE and as Digital Download HERE.

An online trailer for the release can be checked out here: www.youtube.com

Further options to pre-listen to live-tracks can be found here:
"Head Up High": www.rockhard.de
"Few Against Many": soundcloud.com

Here is the complete tracklisting for the release:

FIREWIND - "Apotheosis - Live 2012" (69:07)
1. Head Up High (4:21)
2. Wall Of Sound (4:04)
3. Allegiance (4:35)
4. Few Against Many (5:00)
5. The Departure (0:41)
6. Heading For The Dawn (4:04)
7. Losing My Mind (6:15)
8. World On Fire (4:45)
9. Guitar Solo 2012 (2:17)
10. SKG (5:26)
11. Between Heaven And Hell (5:13)
12. Piano Solo (0:53)
13. Edge Of A Dream (4:24)
14. Mercenary Man (3:47)
15. Glorious (3:41)
16. Maniac (4:32
17. Falling To Pieces (5:02)

The Digital Download version of the release additionally includes the following 2 live-bonustracks:

18. Cold As Ice (4:18)
19. Tyranny (4:05)

The live songs featured on this powerful sounding release were recorded at special anniversary shows in Greece as well as all over Europe during the band's "Few Against Many" tour in 2012 and comes with a playing time of 69 minutes, featuring a great overview of the band's 7-albums spanning career so far as well as quite a different track-listing than 2008's "Live Premonition" release. "Apotheosis - Live 2012" also marks the final FIREWIND release with longterm singer Apollo Papathanasio, who left the band by the end of last year. He has ever since been be replaced by Kelly Sundown Carpenter (Adagio, Beyond Twilight) as session front man for all 2013 live-activities. The cover artwork for "Apotheosis - Live 2012" was designed by FIREWIND's longtime partner in all design matters including the band's latest studio album release "Few Against Many" (2012), Gustavo Sazes / abstrata.net (Arch Enemy, Angra, Dream Evil, etc.) based on live photography by Hans-W. Rock.

More FIREWIND - "Few Against Many" online action:
Album "track by track" video with Gus G., Pt. 1: www.youtube.com
Album "track by track" video with Gus G., Pt. 2: www.youtube.com
Album EPK-clip: www.youtube.com
"Wall Of Sound" official video: www.youtube.com
"Edge Of A Dream (Feat. Apocalyptica)" official video: www.youtube.com
"Glorious" live clip (O2's fancams): www.youtube.com
"Few Against Many" guitar play-through video: www.youtube.com
"Another Dimension" guitar play-through video: www.youtube.com

Here is a list of all upcoming FIREWIND live-dates:

FIREWIND @ European Festivals 2013:
09.08 2013 Derbyshire (UK) - Bloodstock Open Air www.bloodstock.uk.com
10.08.2013 Berlin (Germany) - DRK-Rocks Festival www.drk-rocks.de
15.08.2013 Dinkelsbühl (Germany) - Summer Breeze Open Air www.summer-breeze.de

FIREWIND were recently featured in a comprehensive documentary on Germany's ZDF.kultur TV channel about the inaugural edition of the Full Metal Cruise. The entire report can be streamed now HERE!

FIREWIND online: