A lyric video for the track “Transference” by world renowned Finnish heavy metal band CHILDREN OF BODOM is now available for viewing on YouTube: http://youtu.be/CDNYu2Ro06Y Fans can purchase the single audio track for “Transference” now on iTunes: http://smarturl.it/COBiT. CHILDREN OF BODOM’s eighth studio album, Halo Of Blood, will be released in North America on June 11th and is available for pre-order via the COB Halo Of Blood landing page. Versions include: • Jewel-case CD only • CD/DVD digi-pak only • Vinyl only • Exclusive album art t-shirt + CD/digi-pak/vinyl Visit the COB landing page to view other exclusive pre-orders: http://bit.ly/CoB-HoB Halo Of Blood’s track listing is: 01 - Waste Of Skin 02 - Halo Of Blood 03 - Scream For Silence 04 - Transference 05 - Bodom Blue Moon (The Second Coming) 06 - Your Days Are Numbered 07 - Dead Man's Hand On You 08 - Damage Beyond Repair 09 - All Twisted 10 - One Bottle And A Knee Deep COB guitarist & frontman Alexi Laiho and bassist Henkka Seppälä talk about the first three tracks on the new album in this video: http://youtu.be/c4ngHqMOur8 Halo Of Blood was recorded at Danger Johnny Studios in Helsinki, Finland with recording engineer Mikko Karmila, who worked on the Hatebreeder (1999), Follow the Reaper (2001), and Hate Crew Deathroll (2003) albums. Producer Peter Tägtgren (Immortal, Marduk, Amon Amarth) oversaw production on both vocals and keyboards. The album was mixed at Finland’s famed Finnvox Studios. Cover artwork was created by artist Sam Saramäki, known for his work on classic COB records such as Follow the Reaper and 2005’s Are You Dead Yet? CHILDREN OF BODOM will be headlining the Musicians Institute stage on this summer’s 2013 Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival alongside Rob Zombie, Five Finger Death Punch, Mastodon, Amon Amarth and others. Launching on June 29th in San Bernardino, California, the 5-week trek will run through August 4th in Dallas, Texas. Mayhem Fest tour dates + COB off-date shows are: 06/29/13 San Manuel Amphitheater - San Bernardino, CA 06/30/13 Shoreline Amphitheater - Mountain View, CA 07/02/13 Idaho Center Amphitheater - Nampa, ID 07/03/13 White River Amphitheater - Auburn, WA 07/05/13 Desert Sky Pavilion - Phoenix, AZ 07/06/13 Isleta Amphitheater - Albuquerque, NM 07/07/13 Fiddler's Green Amphitheater - Englewood, CO 07/09/13 Intersection - Grand Rapids, MI** *COB off-date with Behemoth, JFAC, Battlecross, and Huntress* 07/10/13 Molson Canadian Amphitheater - Toronto, ON – CANADA 07/12/13 First Niagara Pavilion - Burgettstown, PA 07/13/13 Susquehana Bank Center - Camden, NJ 07/14/13 Darien Lake Performing Arts Center - Darien Center, NY 07/16/13 Comcast Center - Mansfield, MA 07/17/13 Bangor Waterfront - Bangor, ME 07/19/13 Toyota Pavilion at Montage Mountain - Scranton, PA 07/20/13 Saratoga Performing Arts Center - Saratoga Springs, NY 07/21/13 The Comcast Theatre - Hartford, CT 07/23/13 PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ 07/24/13 Jiffy Lube Live - Bristow, VA 07/26/13 Klipsch Music Center - Noblesville, IN 07/27/13 First Midwest Bank Amphitheater - Tinley Park, IL 07/28/13 DTE Energy Music Theatre - Clarkson, MI 07/29/13 Expo 5 - Louisville, KY** *COB off-date with Amon Amarth, Behemoth, JFAC* 07/30/13 Lakewood Amphitheater – Atlanta, GA 07/31/13 1-800-Ask-Gary Amphitheater – Tampa, FL 08/02/13 Tower Amphitheater – Austin, TX 08/03/13 Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion - Woodlands, TX 08/04/13 Gexa Energy Pavilion – Dallas, TX 08/05/13 Cricket Wireless Amphitheater - Bonner Sprint, KS *COB off-date with Rob Zombie, Machine Head, and Amon Amarth* 08/07/13 Pop’s - St. Louis, MO *COB off-date with Amon Amarth, Battlecross, and Huntress* 08/08/13 Marathon Music Works - Nashville, TN** *COB off-date with Amon Amarth, Battlecross, and Huntress* 08/09/13 Peabod