Nick Azinas of Peek From The Pit conducted an interview with ICED EARTH guitarist/leader Jon Schaffer when the band played at the Pavilion in Nicosia, Cyprus on December 15. The 15-minute clip, which includes performance footage, can be seen below.
ICED EARTH‘s latest album, “Dystopia”, sold around 6,100 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 67 on The Billboard 200 chart.
ICED EARTH‘s previous CD, “The Crucible of Man (Something Wicked Part II)”, opened with 6,700 units in September 2008 to debut at No. 79.
ICED EARTH‘s 10th studio offering, “Dystopia”, was released in Europe on October 17 and in the U.S. on October 18 via Century Media Records. Two bonus tracks were also recorded for inclusion on special editions of the album.
ICED EARTH filmed a video for the song “Anthem” on December 7, 2011 at Essigfabrik in Cologne, Germany.