ICED EARTH’s JON SCHAFFER Interviewed In Bucharest conducted an interview with ICED EARTH mainman/guitarist Jon Schaffer when the band performed at Silver Church Club in Bucharest, Romania on November 22, 2011. You can now watch the chat in two parts below. Also available is performance footage from the Bucharest concert.

The band’s setlist in Bucharest was as follows:

01. Dystopia
02. Angels Holocaust
03. Slave to the Dark
04. V
05. Stand Alone
06. When the Night Falls
07. Damien
08. Dark City
09. The Hunter
10. Anthem
11. Declaration Day
12. Watching Over Me
13. Dante’s Inferno
14. Iced Earth

ICED EARTH‘s “Anthem” video was filmed on December 7 at Essigfabrik in Cologne, Germany. Produced and directed by Kosch Fabian Film, it is the second music video from ICED EARTH‘s new album, “Dystopia”, which 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.

Interview part 1:


Interview part 2:


“Declaration Day” performance: