Hot off the back of last week’s brand new single Time Bomb, Hollywood Undead have revealed their return to the UK. Their sixth album New Empire, Vol. 1 is set to drop on 14th February 2020. The Californian Quintet have chosen to celebrate release day in London with an exclusive one-off show at the o2 Forum Kentish Town that evening.
Tickets go on sale Friday 29 November at 10am. However, those who have pre-ordered the record from the bands official store will be send a unique code to be able to purchase from 10am on Wednesday 27 November.
Vocalist and bassist Johnny 3 Tears explains “We wanted to do something special for our record release and we thought there was no better place than London, our home away from home to bring New Empire Vol 1 to life. This album is our attempt at reimagining Hollywood Undead, not just a new sound for this release, but a new sound for the band altogether. Our goal from the outset was to make music that stands alone from our other albums, yet seamlessly fits with what we’ve made before. Building upon the old to create a new sound and a New Empire,”
The new album has is produced by Matt Good (Sleeping With Sirens, Asking Alexandria) and comprises of nine high-energy tracks that showcase the band embracing a heavier, hard-rock sound. There are pre-order bundles available now from the bands online store.
Since the release of Hollywood Undead’s RIAA platinum-certified 2008 debut album, Swan Songs, their distinctive and infectious music has incited a cult audience of millions of fans, resulting in sold out shows across the globe, prestigious festival appearances including an incredible Reading and Leeds festivals last year.
No strangers to huge chart success. Boasting multiple gold and platinum albums under their belts, the last few years has seen Hollywood Undead make their biggest impact globally. With the upcoming release of New Empire, Vol. 1. The reinvigorated Hollywood Undead show no sign of slowing down, and are set to make their biggest splash yet.