RAMMSTEIN frontman Till Lindemann and THREE DAYS GRACE's Adam Gontier are among the newly revealed guest singers who are featured on the upcoming album from Finnish cello rockers APOCALYPTICA, entitled "Worlds Collide". Lindemann reportedly appears on the song "Helden", which is said to be a German-language cover version of the DAVID BOWIE classic "Heroes".
"Worlds Collide" is scheduled for release in Germany, Austria and Switzerland on September 14 via G.U.N. Records. The group's new video for the song "I'm Not Jesus", featuring a guest appearance by Corey Taylor (SLIPKNOT, STONE SOUR), has been posted at YouTube. The clip was filmed in in Los Angeles with director Tony Petrossian (AVENGED SEVENFOLD, RISE AGAINST, SLIPKNOT). The "I'm Not Jesus" single will precede the "Worlds Collide" album on August 31. Other confirmed guest musicians on the CD include Dave Lombardo (SLAYER), Tomoyasu Hotei (superstar Japanese composer, whose credits include the "Kill Bill" soundtrack), and Joseph Duplantier (GOJIRA). Backing vocals for the effort were laid down by Swedish singer Mats Levén (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, THERION, KRUX, TREAT, AT VANCE).
"Worlds Collide" tentative track listing (not confirmed):
01. Worlds Collide
02. Grace (feat. Tomoyasu Hotei)
03. I'm Not Jesus (feat. Corey Taylor)
05. Helden (feat. Till Lindemann)
07. Last Hope (feat. Dave Lombardo)
08. I Don't Care (feat. Adam Gontier)
10. S.O.S. (Anything but Love) (feat. Cristina Scabbia)
Check out the song "S.O.S.", featuring a guest appearance by LACUNA COIL frontwoman Cristina Scabbia, on the APOCALYPTICA MySpace page.
(Thanks: Markus Rutten / www.sounds2move.de)