Orange County, California's Avenged Sevenfold
has launched a pre-order for the limited-edition version of the band's new album, "Nightmare
", which will be released on July 27 via Warner Bros. Records. The package can be ordered here
The limited edition includes:
Full "Nightmare" album on CD.
Expanded booklet featuring lyric sheets from the band and exclusive artwork.
Housed in a synthetic leather bound book with special silver-plated "Nightmare" crest.
Limited 24" x 36" lithograph entitled "Death Bat Anatomy" featuring original artwork on special textured paper embossed with a silver-colored Death Bat.
Instant download of the new single "Nightmare"
Avenged Sevenfold recently tapped famed video director Wayne Isham to helm the clip for the band's new single, "Nightmare".
Wayne Isham, 52, is an American movie director who has directed music videos of many popular artists such as Metallica, Mtley Cre, Simple Plan, Pantera, 'N Sync, Shania Twain, Godsmack, Britney Spears, Leona Lewis, Pink Floyd, Sheryl Crow, Joss Stone, Madonna, Avril Lavigne, Def Leppard and Bon Jovi, among others.
"Nightmare" was the No. 1 most added track at Active Rock radio in the United States one week last month. It was also the No. 1 rock song on iTunes in the United States, selling over 23,666 units in its first day. Additionally, across the pond in the United Kingdom, "Nightmare" was the No. 1 rock song on iTunes. On the band's official web site, "Nightmare" premiered via a YouTube "lyric" Video that received over 275,000 plays in 24 hours.
"Nightmare" was produced by Mike Elizondo (DR. Dre, Eminem) and mixed by noted engineer Andy Wallace (Slayer, Nirvana, Disturbed, Sepultura).
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