Thrash legends Megadeth announce hotly anticipated new album The Sick, The Dying…..And The Dead.
Thrash Metal pioneers Megadeth will cap a summer of successful global touring with the release of their highly anticipated 16th studio album, The Sick, The Dying… And The Dead! via UMe on 2nd September 2022.
It will feature twelve brand new tracks, The Sick, The Dying… And The Dead! will be released on CD, vinyl, and cassette, as well as digitally. There will also be a limited deluxe edition 2LP, 12-track album pressed on 180g black vinyl, housed in a numbered gatefold sleeve with a 12×24 lyrics/credits insert, a lenticular vinyl lithograph, and a bonus 7-inch, The limited deluxe edition can only be purchased via Megadeth’s official online store, through Sound of Vinyl, and uDiscover.
The first song to be lifted from the brand new album is the ferocious and quintessentially Megadeth track, ‘We’ll Be Back’ which is accompanied by the world premiere of ‘We’ll Be Back: Chapter I’, an epic, action-packed short film chronicling the origins of Megadeth’s mascot, Vic Rattlehead. Produced by Dave Mustaine himself, it is a soldier’s tale of bravery, personal sacrifice, and the will to survive. It is the first instalment of a trilogy of videos to be released in conjunction with the release of the new album, The Sick, The Dying… and The Dead!