In Flames release new track and announce Battles

Swedish melodic metallers IN FLAMES will be releasing their upcoming album, Battles on November 11 via Nuclear Blast.

Battles will be their twelfth studio album, which was recorded in Los Angeles with Grammy-nominated producer Howard Benson, who has previously worked with the likes of MOTÖRHEAD and SEPULTURA, among others.

The artwork for Battles is below:

In Flames Battles

On top of the announcement for the album release date, the band have also released their first taste of Battles with their track, The End, which you can listen to below:

Further album details will be revealed as they happen.

IN FLAMES drummer Daniel Svensson left the band last year to focus on family life, however the band have not yet announced his replacement.

IN FLAMES will be playing a few shows in November, before embarking on a UK tour in January 2017, dates are below:

Nov 06: Mihama Knotfest, Japan
Nov 12: Orlando Kink Music Festival, FL
Jan 10: Glasgow SSE Hydro
Jan 12: Newcastle Metro Radio Arena
Jan 13: Birmingham Genting Arena
Jan 15: Sheffield Arena
Jan 16: Manchester Arena
Jan 18: Nottingham Motorpoint Arena
Jan 19: Cardiff Motorpoint Arena
Jan 21: London Peninsula Square

Don’t forget that IN FLAMES will also be releasing their live DVD Sounds from the Heart of Gothenburg on September 23 via Nuclear Blast.

For more information like IN FLAMES on their official page on Facebook.


Jessica Howkins

Co Editor-in-Chief for Distorted Sound Magazine, Music Journalism student.