Delain Announce Album Details

Marking ten years of the Dutch Symphonic Metal band Delain have announced that their upcoming 5th studio album Moonbathers is set for release on August 26th via Napalm Records. This follows the bands latest EP Lunar Prelude released earlier this year.

Delain commented stating
“We have never had so many milestone events in one year. The release of our EP Lunar Prelude, our fifth studio album Moonbathers, our upcoming 10 year anniversary celebrations and Live registration, and there is still more to come. All of this while playing our most heavy touring year ever. We are on a roll, and our new album Moonbathers is here to embody that. We hope you will enjoy this new effort and join uson our endeavors making 2016 the biggest year for Delain ever!”

The album will be mixed by Grammy award winner Ted Jensen. With catchy hooks and a solid dose of metal (according to Napalm Records) this is an album which will satisfy all fans of the band. The album showcases Delain in their most extravagant and sensitive sides as they explore all things nocturnal through a varied set of songs. These include a Queen cover and a guest slot of Alissa White-Gluz (Arch Enemy).

The album cover has been designed by longtime collaborator and neo-Victorian romantic Glenn Arthur. 

The tracklisting reads as:
1. Hands Of Gold – Featuring Alissa White-Gluz
2. The Glory and the Scum
3. Suckerpunch
4. The Hurricane
5. Chrysalis – The Last Breath
6. Fire With Fire
7. Pendulum
8. Danse Macabre
9. Scandal
10. Turn the Lights Out
11. The Monarch

Bonus CD
12. Suckerpunch    – Live In The Netherlands
13. Turn The Lights Out – Live In The Netherlands
14. The Glory And The Scum – Live In The Netherlands
15. Don’t Let Go – Live In The Netherlands
16. The Glory And The Scum – Orchestra
17. Hands Of Gold – Orchestra

The album can be preordered below –

Delain will also be supporting the album with a UK tour in November supported by Evergrey and Kobra And The Lotus, dates include:
8th November 2016 – Institute, Birmingham
9th November 2016 – The Classic Grand, Glasgow
11th November 2016 – The Button Factory, Dublin
12th November 2016 – The Ritz, Manchester
13th November 2016 – Koko, London
15th November 2016 – Waterfront, Norwich
16th November 2016 – Engine Rooms, Southampton
17th November 2016 – Tramshed, Cardiff

For more details on where to buy tickets, check out Delain’s official website –

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