Sunday, October 30, 2016

AUDIO: Metallica preview new song Atlas, Rise!

Metallica are sharing a preview of the song "Atlas, Rise!" ahead of its official release on October 31.

"No surprises this time around!,” says the group. “We're giving you some heads up that we plan to unleash the next track from Hardwired…To Self-Destruct, Atlas, Rise!, to you streaming online and via your favorite radio station this Halloween, October 31, at noon PDT.”

The preview of “Atlas, Rise!” is available at and via a fan-posted version below.

Free limited edition Metallica Halloween masks distributed to record stores around the world are available; the gear includes a download code for the song that will give fans access to hear “Atlas, Rise!” 30 minutes prior to its premiere.

"We're less than a month away now,” adds the band about the November 18 release of their tenth album, “Hardwired…To Self Destruct.” “Looking forward to celebrating Halloween with you as we take the next step toward the release of all 12 songs."

“Atlas, Rise!” follows the album’s lead tracks “Hardwired” and “Moth Into Flame.”

Metallica launched the World Wired tour in support of the project in San Juan, Puerto Rico on October 26.

The two-week Latin American run wraps up in San Jose, Costa Rica on November 5 before resuming in 2017.

See also:

VIDEO: Metallica kick off world tour in Puerto Rico
Metallica announce debut Hong Kong concert
Metallica to launch 2017 dates in South Korea
VIDEO: Metallica rock For Whom The Bell Tolls at fan club show
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