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CHILDREN OF BODOM Release Official Video For New Track 'Platitudes And Barren Words'



With only one week to go until Finland's melodic death superstars CHILDREN OF BODOM release their tenth album, Hexed, the band are teasing fans by releasing another new track. Watch the official video for 'Platitudes and Barren Words' over on YouTube: youtu.be/8F_ws83QcSQ



COB frontman, guitarist and mastermind Alexi Laiho comments, "This one has been a lot of people’s favorite song since day one and when you think about it, every single part of it is catchy as hell so it makes sense. Can’t wait to play it live."


Hexed will be in stores on March 8, 2019 via Nuclear Blast Records. Pre-order your copy here:
All formats: nblast.de/COBHexed
CD: nblast.de/HexedCD
Limited Digipack CD: nblast.de/HexedDigipack
Limited Edition White & Black Splatter Vinyl: nblast.de/HexedSplatter
Limited Edition Pink Vinyl: nblast.de/HexedPinkVinyl
Limited Edition Black Vinyl: nblast.de/HexedBlkVinyl
Limited Edition Picture Disc: nblast.de/HexedPicDisc
Limited Edition Mail Order Edition inc Reaper statue: nblast.de/HexedMailOrder

Watch and listen to 'The Road' here: youtu.be/qIsbxH7k4Sc
Watch the official music video for 'Under Grass And Clover': youtu.be/1gpfzCxiQ-A

Hexed saw the return to Finland’s Danger Johnny Studios where they were reunited with Mikko Karmila (I Worship Chaos, Halo Of Blood, Hatebreeder, Follow the Reaper & Hate Crew Deathroll)who recorded everything except keyboards and also produced the album with the band. Janne Wirman recorded keyboards at Beyond Abilities Studios. The album was mixed and mastered at Finnvox Studios in Helsinki, Finland.

For this album, the band enlisted Deins Forkas to create the album artwork. Bassist Henkka Blacksmithcommented on the cover, “For some years already I have wanted to try a different approach with our cover art. We are so used to digital art so that is really hard to do something else. Doing it all the way with a computer is somewhat safe and convenient. This time we all agreed to try it old school. We found this cool dude and gave him simple instructions. The cover has to be purple and the reaper has to be central. Half a year later we got his work, and with a little tweaking, we have the cover of Hexed. It is very different from what we are used to, even the Reaper looks different, but at the same time very spooky.“

Hexed track list:
1. This Road
2. Under Grass and Clover
3. Glass Houses
4. Hecate’s Nightmare
5. Kick in the Spleen
6. Platitudes and Barren Words
7. Hexed
8. Relapse (The Nature of My Crime)
9. Say Never Look Back
10. Soon Departed
11. Knuckleduster
12. I Worship Chaos (live)
13. Morrigan (live)
14. Knuckleduster (remix)



COB Tourdates:
2019:
13. - 16.06. A Nickelsdorf - Nova Rock
21.06. B Dessel - Graspop Metal Meeting
03. - 06.07. D Ballenstedt - Rockharz Open Air
04. - 07.07. E Barcelona - Rock Fest
11. - 13.07. A Leoben - Area 53 Festival
09.08. UK Derby - Bloodstock Open Air

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