Swedish heavy metal saviors HammerFall have released their latest single, “Brotherhood”, the third single from their upcoming studio album, Hammer Of Dawn.
“Brotherhood” is a musical tribute to their most loyal fans, The Templars Of Steel, who have stuck with the band through thick and thin. It’s also a heartfelt nod to each other, acknowledging the very close bond the band members have with each other, especially between guitarist Oscar Dronjak and vocalist Joacim Cans, whose brotherhood began in 1996.
Once again, enlisting seasoned video avant-garde Patric Ullaeus to help them capture the essence of the song to be filmed, together they created a video that perfectly echoes the sentiment of the song itself. and a video that will undoubtedly delight people themselves. which inspired the song itself, The Templars Of Steel. With the help of the band members’ children, who steal the show with their cameos in the video, it’s clear that this bond of brotherhood isn’t just with the band members themselves – it’s also with their children and their fans.
Singer Joacim Cans on “Brotherhood”: “A fantastic musical piece and album opener in honor of the biggest fans around the world: The Templars of Steel! We wouldn’t be here without you! The video for the song includes both “The Metal Dads” and “HF Teens” and really shows how much fun we have together on and off stage.”
Guitarist Oscar Dronjak adds: “The singles released so far have been a good yardstick but ‘Brotherhood’ encompasses everything that has made us who we are today. Fast and furious, melodic and captivating, 100% classic HammerFall Heavy Metal!”
As one of the main forces in heavy metal, HammerFall topped not only Swedish album charts, but also album charts across Europe throughout their long career, while achieving three-time status. Golden. HammerFall’s previous album Dominion charted at #4 in Germany, #2 in Switzerland and #2 in Sweden. Faced with the daunting task of keeping up with Dominion, an album that fans and critics alike hailed as one of the band’s strongest releases, HammerFall collectively rose to the challenge head-on and delivered what many early listeners predict as the best metal album of 2022. and a highlight of the band’s catalog.
Hammer Of Dawn, which will be released on Friday February 25, will be available in different formats in various territories:
– Ltd Deluxe Box including CD Digisleeve, Hardcover Photobook, Plectrum Tin, Hammer Key Chain, Bottle Opener – strictly limited to 500 (Napalm Webstore exclusive)
– CD Digisleeve
– 1LP Black Gatefold
– 1LP Transparent Marbled Orange/Black Gatefold – strictly limited to 300 (Napalm Webstore exclusive)
– 1LP Gatefold Crystal Clear – strictly limited to 300 (EMP exclusive)
– 1LP Gatefold Curacao – strictly limited to 300 (Levy X & Ginza exclusive)
– CD + T-shirt bundle (outside North America only)
– Digital scrapbook
Hammer Of Dawn Track List:
“Hammer of Dawn”
“No Son of Odin”
“Too Old to Die Young”
“Live Free or Die”
“State of Nature”
“Worship Me” viewer:
Video “Hammer Of Dawn”: