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RIOT V Release Video For ‘Messiah’

Cult New York heavy metal band and godfathers of power metal, RIOT V, will release their 16th album entitled, Armor Of Light, on April 27th via Nuclear Blast.Today, the band is pleased to release an official lyric video for the third single, ‘Messiah’. The video can be viewed above.

Don Van Stavern states:

“I was figuring since it’s the 30th anniversary of ‘Thundersteel’ I would create a song in that vibe! It’s kind of like ‘Thundersteel’ 1,000 miles per hour!”

Todd Michael Hall adds:

“The lyrics are intended to capture the excitement associated with the coming of the savior.”

Pre-order Armor Of Light now, here.

The album was produced by Chris “The Wizard” Collier (METAL CHURCH, FLOTSAM & JETSAM, SLIPKNOT, KORN a.o.), while the cover artwork was created by Mariusz Gandzel (CRYSTAL VIPER a.o.).

RIOT V live

27.07. D Hagen – Kultopia (w/ WOLFEN)
28.07. D Brande-Hörnerkirchen – Headbangers Open Air
02.08. D Mannheim – 7er Club
04.08. D Wacken – Wacken Open Air
08.08. E Villena – Leyendas del Rock

APOCALYPSE OVER EUROPE Tour 2018
w/ PRIMAL FEAR
28.09. D MANNHEIM – MS Connexion Complex
29.09. D MEMMINGEN – Kaminwerk
30.09. HU BUDAPEST – Barba Negra
02.10. AT SALZBURG – Rockhouse
03.10. IT MILANO – Legend Club
04.10. F GRENOBLE – L´llyade
05.10. ES BARCELONA – Salamandra 1
06.10. ES MADRID – Mon
07.10. ES BILBAO – Santana 27
10.10. F PARIS – Le Petit Bain
11.10. UK LONDON – The Dome
12.10. BE VOSSELAAR – Biebob
14.10. D BOCHUM – Zeche
16.10. D HAMBURG – Markthalle
17.10. D ROSTOCK – Alte Zuckerfabrik
18.10. D BERLIN – LIDO
19.10. CZ ZLIN – Masters of Rock Cafe
20.10. D CHAM – LA Cham
23.10. AT GRAZ – Explosiv
24.10. CZ PRAGUE – Nova Chmelnice
25.10. CH PRATTELN – Z 7
26.10. D STUTTGART -LKA Longhorn
27.10. D GEISELWIND – Live Music Hall

More info here.

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