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RIOT V - first album trailer released!

RIOT V - first album trailer released! - 2018-03-05

2018-03-05 - 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 the first trailer for this upcoming masterpiece. Check it out and find out more about »Armor Of Light«:

The album will be available on colored vinyl (black, silver, red) 2-LP in gatefold and as a limited CD-Digipak-Edition, both including the two bonus tracks „Unbelief“ as well as a new recorded verison of their classic hymn „Thundersteel“.

The Digipak CD also includes a 13 track bonus CD, recorded at the legendary German "Keep It Ture Festival" 2015. The bonus CD was mixed and mastered by Sebastian "Seeb" Levermann at Greenman Studios (

The track listing of »Armor Of Light«:

1. Victory
2. End Of The World
3. Messiah
4. Angel's Thunder, Devil's Reign
5. Burn The Daylight
6. Heart Of A Lion
7. Armor Of Light
8. Set The World Alight
9. San Antonio
10. Caught In the Witches Eye
11. Ready to Shine
12. Raining Fire
Bonus (Digipak):
13. Unbelief
14. Thundersteel (2018 Version)

Bonus CD (Digipak):
Live @ Keep It True Festival 2015
01. Ride Hard Live Free
02. Fight Or Fall
03. On Your Knees
04. Johnnys Back
05. Metal Warrior
06. Wings Are For Angels
07. Sign Of The Crimson Storm
08. Bloodstreets
09. Take Me Back
10. Warrior
11. Road Racin’
12. Swords and Tequila
13. Thundersteel

2LP in Gatefold (33 RPM)
Side A
01. Victory
02. End Of The World
03. Messiah
04. Angel‘s Thunder, Devil‘s Reign
Side B
01.Burn The Daylight
02. Heart Of A Lion
03. Armor Of Light
04. Set The World Alight
Side C
01. San Antonio
02. Caught In The Witches Eye
03. Ready To Shine
Side D
01. Raining Fire
02. Unbelief
03. Thundersteel (2018 Version)

Pre-order »Armor Of Light« digitally and receive 'Victory' instantly or stream the song:

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