In celebration of Swedish metal powerhouse IN FLAMES‘ recent release of Clayman (20th Anniversary Edition), esteemed masters of metal Adam Dutkiewicz (KILLSWITCH ENGAGE),Jordan Mancino (AS I LAY DYING), Mike Schleibaum (DARKEST HOUR), Chris Broderick and Matt Heafy (TRIVIUM) have come together in a new video to talk about the enduring legacy and influence of the band’s highly revered 2000 breakout record Clayman.
A limited cassette exclusive to Anders Fridén’s merch company, Clayman Limited, is available now. The cassette is comprised of the 5 Clayman 2020 bonus tracks and custom artwork by Clayman Ltd artist Mark Kowalchuk making it a one-of-a-kind collector’s piece. Limited to 250 copies worldwide.
Out now, “Clayman (20th Anniversary Edition)” arrives entirely remastered by Ted Jensen (PANTERA, DEFTONES, GOJIRA) and features all new artwork in a 16-page booklet, a brand-new instrumental medley plus 4 re-recorded versions of fan-favorites such as Only For The Weak and Pinball Map. Re-recorded songs were produced by Howard Benson (MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE, MOTÖRHEAD) and mixed by Chris Lord-Alge (GREEN DAY, ROB ZOMBIE). The new instrumental track Themes and Variations in D-Minor‘ was recorded and mixed by Roberto Laghi at Topfloor Studios in Gothenburg. The record is available digitally as well as on CD Digipak and a 2xLP colored vinyl packaged in a deluxe trifold that includes an oversized booklet, 11 remastered tracks on a 12″ record and 5 bonus tracks on a 10″ record in a printed sleeve.
Clayman 20th Anniversary edition track list
- Bullet Ride
- Pinball Map
- Only For The Weak
- …As The Future Repeats Today
- Square Nothing
- Satellites and Astronauts
- Brush The Dust Away
- Suburban Me
- Another Day In Quicksand
- Themes and Variations in D-Minor (instrumental)
- Only For The Weak (Re-recorded)
- Bullet Ride (Re-recorded)
- Pinball Map (Re-recorded)
- Clayman (Re-recorded)