MUSIC NEWS: Alter Bridge Reveal ‘Metalingus’ From ‘Live At The O2 Arena + Rarities’ Album
Alter Bridge have released Metalingus from their Live At The O2 Arena + Rarities album, which is due for release on the 8th September via Napalm Records. Originally recorded for the band’s debut album One Day Remains, Metalingus is a live version which is featured on the upcoming 3-disc collection.
The album commemorates the band’s show at the London arena on the 26th November 2016 and features all of the tracks that the band performed on the night. Not only this, but the record also features a full-length rarities CD, containing never-before released tracks Cruel Sun and Solace that were recorded during the One Day Remains session, as well as Breathe which was only released as a US retail exclusive via Best Buy. The rest of the rarities CD features songs that have only previously been released in Japan.
Pre-order Live At The O2 Arena + Rarities HERE.
Alter Bridge will also play two special headline shows at London’s Royal Albert Hall, set to take place on the 2nd and 3rd October.
The band will perform songs that they haven’t previously played live as well as fan favourite hits, taken from their five album back-catalogue. For the first time ever, Alter Bridge will also be accompanied by Parallax Orchestra, a 52-piece London-based symphony orchestra conducted by Simon Dobson.
Full dates are as follows:
Mon 2nd – LONDON – Royal Albert Hall* SOLD OUT
Tue 3rd – LONDON – Royal Albert Hall* SOLD OUT
Thu 5th – EDINBURGH – Usher Hall
Sat 7th – DUBLIN – Olympia
Sun 8th – BELFAST – Ulster Hall
*w/ 52-piece orchestra