Celebrating the February 4th release of the band’s new album and featuring an appearance by vocalist Sharon den Adel & guitarists Robert Westerholt & Ruud Jolie of WITHIN TEMPTATION, Nuclear Blast Records will be hosting a Hydra Listening Party in Los Angeles that will be open to the public on Friday, 24 January at 9 p.m. at The Joint, 8771 Pico Boulevard, Los Angeles, 90035. Fans are invited to attend and meet Sharon, Robert, and Ruud, listen to Hydra in its entirety, and take home a Nuclear Blast Grab Bag. Hydra can be pre-ordered from the Nuclear Blast USA Webshop in the following formats: • Limited Deluxe Box Set (LP-sized box, 2 CD/18-tracks + bonus tracks, digi-book with foil print cover, 100 page booklet, double gatefold black vinyl LP, instrumental version of the album, collector’s guitar pick, song book + sheet music) • Digital Premium Album – exclusive iTunes edition (18 tracks with digi-booklet and “Paradise [What About Us?]” music video) • Special Edition 2-CD Digi-Pak • Jewel-case CD • Double-vinyl LP Pre-order bundles that include an exclusive t-shirt with album artwork designed by concept artist Romano Molenaar (X-Men, Batman) are also available. The track listing for Hydra is: 01 – Let Us Burn 02 – Dangerous - featuring Howard Jones 03 – And We Run - featuring Xzibit 04 – Paradise (What About Us?) - featuring Tarja 05 – Edge Of The World 06 – Silver Moonlight 07 – Covered By Roses 08 – Dog Days 09 – Tell Me Why 10 – Whole World Is Watching - featuring Dave Pirner Hydra Digi-Pak Bonus CD: 01 – Radioactive 02 – Summertime Sadness 03 – Let Her Go 04 – Dirty Dancer 05 – And We Run* 06 – Silver Moonlight* 07 – Covered By Roses* 08 – Tell Me Why* *Demo track Official WITHIN TEMPTATION music videos: • “Dangerous” – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MAiV8RpqzME • “Paradise (What About Us?)” - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dy6MpsDPKts Visit WITHIN TEMPTATION online at www.WITHIN-TEMPTATION.com. Like: www.facebook.com/WTOFFICIAL Follow: twitter.com/WTOFFICIAL Watch: www.YouTube.com/WTOFFICIAL