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BATTLE BEAST announce 'Circus Of Doom' album in January

Credits: Jarmo Katila


After re-signing with Nuclear Blast in early 2021, Finnish heavy metal sextet BATTLE BEAST is once again getting ready to unleash its force upon the world in the shape of its brand new masterpiece “Circus Of Doom”. The album is set to be released on January 21, 2022 and the first single will arrive on October 22.

“Circus Of Doom” was recorded at JKB Studios in Helsinki, Finland and produced and mixed by keyboardist Janne Björkroth, while the stunning artwork was created by Jan Yrlund.

Track listing:

01. Circus Of Doom
02. Wings Of Light
03. Master Of Illusion
04. Where Angels Fear To Fly
05. Eye Of The Storm
06. Russian Roulette
07. Freedom
08. The Road To Avalon
09. Armageddon
10. Place That We Call Home

BATTLE BEAST has also announced the “Circus Of Doom” European tour that will follow the album release in early 2022. Starting in Paris on February 15, the tour will hit 19 cities all over Europe, including three shows in the U.K., before concluding in Stockholm, Sweden on March 12.

The band comments: “The long nightmare is finally behind us and the future’s looking bright! We really poured our heart and soul in this album and can’t wait to present it to you both on record and live on stage. Damn, how we’ve missed touring!

“You are all heartily welcome to this feast of joy and horrors — the Circus Of Doom.”

“Circus Of Doom” European tour 2022:

Feb. 15 – Paris, France – Alhambra
Feb. 16 – Vosselaar, Belgium – Biebob
Feb. 18 – Manchester, England – Club Academy
Feb. 19 – London, England – O2 Academy Islington
Feb. 20 – Wolverhampton, England – KK’s Steel Mill
Feb. 22 – Bochum, Germany – Zeche
Feb. 23 – Nurnberg, Germany – Hirsch
Feb. 25 – Prague, Czech Republic – Palac Akropolis
Feb. 26 – Vienna, Austria – Simm City
Feb. 27 – Pratteln, Switzerland – Z7
Mar. 01 – Milano, Italy – Legend Club
Mar. 03 – Frankfurt, Germany – Batschkapp halfhouse
Mar. 04 – Munich, Germany – Neue Theaterfabrik
Mar. 05 – Stuttgart, Germany – LKA Longhorn
Mar. 07 – Berlin, Germany – Columbiatheater
Mar. 09 – Hamburg, Germany – Markthalle
Mar. 10 – Copenhagen, Denmark – Pumpehuset
Mar. 11 – Gothenburg, Sweden – Tradgarn
Mar. 12 – Stockholm, Sweden – Fallana

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