Fleshgod Apocalypse share live video for The Fool ahead of new album launch

Fleshgod Apocalypse (Image credit: Dave Tavanti)

Fleshgod Apocalypse have released a live video showcasing their 2016 track The Fool.

The song will be included on the Blu-ray An Evening In Perugia, which will be included in the CD digipak edition of the Italian symphonic death metal outfit’s new album Veleno.

The record will be the band’s fifth studio album and the follow-up to 2016’s King (opens in new tab). It'll launch this coming Friday (May 24) through Nuclear Blast.

Last month, Fleshgod Apocalypse released a lyric video for the track Carnivorous Lamb (opens in new tab).

Veleno – Italian for venom – was recorded at Rome’s Bloom Recording Studio and Kick Studio with producer Marco Mastrobuono, while the orchestral sections were tracked at Musica Teclas Studio in Perugia.

Fleshgod Apocalypse will head back out on tour for a handful of festival dates from next month (opens in new tab).

Fleshgod Apocalypse: Veleno
1. Fury
2. Carnivorous Lamb
3. Sugar
4. The Praying Mantis’ Strategy
5. Monnalisa
6. Worship and Forget
7. Absinthe
8. Pissing On The Score
9. The Day We’ll Be Gone
10. Embrace The Oblivion
11. Veleno
12. Reise, Reise (Rammstein Cover) (Bonus)
13. The Forsaking (Nocturnal Version) (Bonus)

An Evening In Perugia, Italy 2018 - Blu-ray
1. Marche Royale
2. In Aeternum
3. Healing Through War
4. Cold As Perfection
5. Minotaur (The Wrath of Poseidon)
6. Gravity
7. The Violation
8. Prologue
9. Epilogue
10. The Fool
11. The Egoism
12. Syphilis
13. The Forsaking

Fleshgod Apocalypse: Veleno (opens in new tab)

Fleshgod Apocalypse: Veleno (opens in new tab)
Fleshgod Apocalypse return with their fifth studio album Veleno – the follow-up to their 2016 record, King. The album features the lead tracks Sugar and Carnivorous Lamb.

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