The self-titled debut album by ASHES OF ARES – featuring vocalist Matt Barlow (ex-ICED EARTH), drummer Van Williams (ex-NEVERMORE), and guitarist/bassist Freddie Vidales (ex-ICED EARTH) – has debuted at #35 on the Billboard Heatseekers chart and at #81 on the Hard Music chart. ASHES OF ARES are currently en route to Paris to launch their European “Wolfsnächte” 2013 tour tomorrow with Powerwolf, Majesty, and Battle Beast. Produced at Morrisound Recording by Jim Morris (DEATH, ICED EARTH, CONTROL DENIED), Ashes Of Ares can be ordered in CD or vinyl format from the album’s landing page: A bundle with an exclusive album artwork t-shirt is also available. “This Is My Hell” official video: Comedic behind-the-scenes footage: “Dead Man’s Plight” lyric video: Song commentaries: Part 1 - Part 2 - Read’s feature on ASHES OF ARES vocalist Matt Barlow here: Visit ASHES OF ARES online at: Like: Follow: Watch: