Iced Earth Announce Upcoming DVD Release Date

Iced Earth Live in Ancient KourionIced Earth has been playing more shows in the past year than in the previous ten years combined. Their first officially filmed headline show “Live in Ancient Kourion” will hit stores on April 15, 2013 (and April 16, 2013 in the U.S.).

This package will come to you in various configurations and, a first for Century Media Records, also on Blu-Ray disc. The limited edition deluxe book features the main show and a plethora of bonus content on DVD and a Blu-Ray disc, as well as the entire concert on a 2CD set (4 discs in total). You can also enjoy the audio version of the full concert in a 3 LP gatefold vinyl package or as a 2CD set. A standard DVD and digital audio download will also be available.

The band filmed the show at the ancient Kourion Theater in Limassol, Cyprus.

Iced Earth main man Jon Schaffer:I feel this is a testament to a new beginning, a new energy and a rock solid determination that will see us taking the music of Iced Earth to every corner of the globe; spreading the awareness of our brand of metal in a way that hasn’t been done before. I’ve never been more proud of this band, our crew, and the people behind the scenes that are responsible for much of our success.”