FATES WARNING: Drum-Clip via Sick Drummer’s Website; New Album Pre-Order Links


U.S. Progressive Metal pioneers FATES WARNING are soon to unleash their new studio album entitled Darkness In A Different Light on September 30th, 2013 in Europe and October 1st, 2013 in North America via InsideOutMusic.


In order to whet the appetite for this long expected release, the band’s first studio album in about a decade, you can see a drum recording clip of FATES WARNING’s Bobby Jarzombek (Halford, Sebastian Bach, Riot, Spastic Ink, etc.) launched via the website of Sick Drummer Magazine here:


The tracklisting for Darkness In A Different Light reads as follows:


FATES WARNINGDarkness In A Different Light:
1. One Thousand Fires
2. Firefly
3. Desire
4. Falling
5. I Am
6. Lighthouse
7. Into The Black
8. Kneel And Obey
9. O Chloroform
10. And Yet It Moves


Next to the standard CD jewel case and the Digital Download format, Darkness In A Different Light will also be available in Europe as 2CD Mediabook edition and as Gatefold 2LP version (180gr. vinyl in black, red or white vinyl) with the following four bonus tracks:

1. Firefly (Extended)
2. Falling Further
3. One (Live)
4. Life In Still Water (Live)


All different formats of the album can now be pre-ordered in Europe from the InsideOutMusic online shop here:



Darkness In A Different Light was produced by Matheos and mixed by long time FATES WARNING engineer Phil Magnotti, while mastering was handled by Maor Appelbaum at Maor Appelbaum Mastering, California.
The artwork for the album was designed by Conte di San Pietro.


The new song’s first single, ‘Firefly’, can be checked out here:


FATES WARNING have headlining touring runs confirmed for October in Europe and November/December in North America, with further live activity to follow in 2014. The upcoming European tour has now confirmed to feature support coming from Norway’s Divided Multitude (October 6th – 17th) as well as American group The Omega Experiment for select shows. Here are all the dates announced so far:


FATES WARNING European Tour 2013:

SA 05.10.2013 Baarlo (The Netherlands) – Progpower Festival
SU 06.10.2013 Zoetermeer (The Netherlands) – Boerderij *
MO 07.10.2013 Aschaffenburg (Germany) – Colos Saal **
WE 09.10.2013 Essen (Germany) – Turock *
TH 10.10.2013 Roeselare        (Belgium) – Verlichte Geest **
FR 11.10.2013 Augsburg         (Germany) – Musikkantine **
SA 12.10.2013 Pratteln (Switzerland) – Z7 **
SU 13.10.2013 Brescia  (Italy) – Colony *
TU 15.10.2013 Ljubljana (Slovenia) – Orto Bar *
WE 16.10.2013 Budapest        (Hungary) – A38 *
TH 17.10.2013 Bratislava (Slovakia) – Randal *
SA 19.10.2013 Thessaloniki Greece) – Eightball Club
SU 20.10.2013 Athens (Greece) – Fuzz Club ***
TU 22.10.2013 Moscow (Russia) – KZ Moskva

* + Divided Multitude
** + Divided Multitude & The Omega Experiment
*** Venue changed!


FATES WARNING North American Tour 2013:

FR 15.11.2013 Joliet, IL – Mojoe’s

SA 16.11.2013 Detroit, MI – Harpos

SU 17.11.2013 Louisville, KY – Diamond Pub & Billiards

MO 18.11.2013 Cleveland, OH – Peabody’s

WE 20.11.2013 Toronto, ONT – Mod Club

TH 21.11.2013 Poughkeepsie, NY – The Chance

FR 22.11.2013 Hartford, CT – Webster Theater

SA 23.11.2013 New York, NY – The Studio @ Webster Hall

SU 24.11.2013 Clifton, NJ – Dingbatz

TU 26.11.2013 Amityville, NY – Revolution

WE 27.11.2013 Reading, PA – Reverb

FR 29.11.2013 Springfield, VA – Empire

SA 30.11.2013 Spartanburg, SC – Ground Zero

SU 01.12.2013 Atlanta, GA – Masquerade

TU 03.12.2013 Houston, TX – Scout Bar

WE 04.12.2013 San Antonio, TX – Backstage Live

TH 05.12.2013 Dallas, TX – Trees

SA 07.12.2013 Tempe, AZ – Club Red ***

SU 08.12.2013 San Diego, CA – Brick By Brick

TU 10.12.2013 Los Angeles, CA – The Whisky

WE 11.12.2013 San Francisco, CA – DNA Lounge

FR 13.12.2013 Portland, OR – Hawthorne Theater

SA 14.12.2013 Seattle, WA – Studio Seven


*** Venue changed!

More details about “Darkness In A Different Light” will follow in the coming weeks…


Ray Alder – Vocals
Jim Matheos – Guitars
Joey Vera – Bass
Bobby Jarzombek – Drums
Frank Aresti – Guitars