FATES WARNING’s “Darkness In A Different Light” is Available Worldwide Today!


“So where does the album fit into the canon of Fates Warning? To be blunt, right at the top of their game.”

Metal Injection (USA)

“A strong and melodic prog metal album from a vibrant enthusiastic band in peak condition.”

Classic Rock Society (UK)

“These revered veterans are on sparkling form.”

’Metal Hammer (UK)



After nine years of waiting for a new studio album release, U.S. Progressive Metal pioneers FATES WARNING have now released Darkness In A Different Light all over the world via InsideOutMusic.



You can buy your copy here:


iTunes – https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/darkness-in-a-different-light/id709277482


Amazon MP3 – http://www.amazon.com/Darkness-in-a-Different-Light/dp/B00FGIEKIO/ref=sr_1_12?s=dmusic&ie=UTF8&qid=1380593114&sr=1-12&keywords=fates+warning



A sampler containing pre-listening clips of all the tracks of the album can be checked out here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iOeH2dS1GKk


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

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 is available in Europe as 2CD Mediabook edition and as Gatefold 2LP version (180gr. vinyl in black as well as strictly limited red or white vinyl versions) 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 (as pictured in packshot above) can be purchased in Europe from the InsideOutMusic online shop here:



Darkness In A Different Light review quotes:


Darkness In A Different Ligh”was produced by FATES WARNING guitarist and main composer Jim Matheos and mixed by long time FATES WARNING engineer Phil Magnotti, while mastering duties were handled by Maor Appelbaum at Maor Appelbaum Mastering, California. The artwork was designed by Conte di San Pietro.


The album’s first single, “Firefly”, can be checked out here:



And another song from the new album, “I Am”, can be checked out here:



A drum recording clip of FATES WARNING’s Bobby Jarzombek (Halford, Sebastian Bach, Riot, Spastic Ink, etc.) can be seen via the website of Sick Drummer Magazine here:



FATES WARNING are soon to commence a headlining touring run in Europe with 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


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 – Agora Ballroom *

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 **


* + Halcyon Way
** + Artizan



FATES WARNING Darkness In A Different Light Line-Up:
Ray Alder – Vocals
Jim Matheos – Guitars
Joey Vera – Bass
Bobby Jarzombek – Drums
Frank Aresti – Guitars