Fear Factory releasing concept album
Fear Factory have set a June 5th North American release date for their new album, The Industrialist.
The Industrialist is a conceptual record based around a story written by vocalist Burton C. Bell. Lyrics to the album's ten songs divulge the narrative as discussed recently by Bell with Decibel Magazine.
The album's artwork was created by American designer Anthony Clarkson with additional direction from the band. The album will be available on three formats " standard CD, a limited edition deluxe digi-book (featuring two additional songs), and 180-gram double vinyl.
Bell notes, "the protagonist (The Industrialist) is the incarnation of all industries in the form of an automaton. The mechanical, technological, and scientific advances through the industrial age led to the creation of The Industrialist...