Monday, March 22, 2010

AT THE GATES: 'PURGATORY UNLEASHED - LIVE AT WACKEN' CD/LP OUT NOW IN EUROPE

"Purgatory Unleashed - Live at Wacken", a live album of Swedish melodic
death metal pioneers AT THE GATES' 2008 Wacken performance, is out now in
Europe on CD and vinyl LP.

"Purgatory Unleashed - Live at Wacken" is the first official new audio
release from AT THE GATES since their 1995 album, SLAUGHTER OF THE SOUL, and
features 18 live tracks of classic AT THE GATES songs from the band's
legendary performance at the Wacken festival in Germany in 2008. Mixed by
TUE MADSEN (VADER, WINDS OF PLAGUE), "Purgatory Unleashed" sees AT THE GATES
in possibly their best form yet and bowing out at the top of their game.

The limited edition first pressing of the "Purgatory Unleashed - Live at
Wacken" CD includes a free AT THE GATES woven patch, plus a free band member
signature guitar plectrum, and comes housed in a special slipcase.

View the limited edition CD set at
http://earacherecords.com/myspace/atg_purgatory_ltdcd.jpg

The album is also available on limited edition double vinyl LP, which comes
housed in a gatefold sleeve and includes a free AT THE GATES poster. The
vinyl version is available in the following, strictly limited colours:

Black and Green mix vinyl - 100 copies
Yellow vinyl - 200 copies
Light Blue vinyl - 300 copies
Black vinyl - 1400 copies

Get your limited edition copy of "Purgatory Unleashed - Live at Wacken" now
in Europe, while stocks last, at
http://earache.com/webstore/index.php/cPath/667_668_8

"Purgatory Unleashed" is due to be released in North America on May 4th.
Pre-order your copy now at
http://earache.com/uswebstore/index.php/cPath/667_668_8

"Purgatory Unleashed - Live at Wacken" is also available now in Europe on
iTunes at
http://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/purgatory-unleashed-live-at/id353601343

For more AT THE GATES news and info, head to
http://www.myspace.com/atthegatesband


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