ACCEPT unleash ‘Die By The Sword (live at Wacken)’ clip!

Heavy metal pioneers ACCEPT unleashed their brand-new studio album »The Rise Of Chaos«, last Friday! In celebration of this release, the band played an impressive show at Wacken Open Air in front of 85,000+ fans on the evening before, where some songs were also performed with the Czech National Symphony Orchestra. To show the fans who couldn’t be there, how massive this show was, ACCEPT have launched the album’s opening track, ‘Die By The Sword’, from the mentioned show

You can purchase the limited edition 7inch vinyl single of the title track ‘The Rise Of Chaos’ in different colours here:

Get the digital single, here:

Vinyl single tracklist:

A: The Rise Of Chaos

B: Dark Side Of My Heart (live @ BYH 2015)


»The Rise Of Chaos« is available in the following formats:



BOX (DIGI, 2LP PIC, slipmat, poster, photo card)

2LP 180g (black) in gatefold


2LP 180g (red) in gatefold

2LP (orange+red splatter)

2LP 180g (NB anniversary green) in gatefold

2LP Gold vinyl (framed)

Silver Mirror Board BOX

Pre-order the new album:

Get the digital version of the new album, here:

Below is the track list for »The Rise Of Chaos«:

  1. Die By The Sword
  2. Hole In The Head
  3. The Rise Of Chaos
  4. Koolaid
  5. No Regrets
  6. Analog Man
  7. What’s Done Is Done
  8. Worlds Colliding
  9. Carry The Weight
  10. Race To Extinction

The cover artwork of the new record was created by the Hungarian artist Gyula Havancsák.


07.09. USA Beverly Hills, CA – Saban Theatre

10.09. J Fukuoka – Drum Logos

12.09. J Osaka – Umeda Club Quattro

13.09. J Nagoya – Bottom Line

14.09. J Tokyo – Nakano Sun Plaza Hall

17.09. AUS Melbourne – 170 Russell

26.09. USA New York, NY – Irving Plaza

28.09. USA Houston, TX – White Oak Music Hall

29.09. USA Saint Charles, IL – The Arcada

30.09. USA Pasadena, CA – The Rose

15.11. BR Florianópolis – Teatro Ademir Rosa

17.11. RA Buenos Aires – El Teatro Flores

19.11. ROU Montevideo – Sala del Museo

21.11. RCH Santiago – Teatro Cariola

23.11. PY Asuncion – Sala Garcia Lorca de la Manzana de la Rivera

25.11. CO Bogota – Festival del Diablo III

27.11. CR San Jose – Peppers

German Dates presented by Rock Hard, Rocks, Rock it, Musix, Start, Piranha, & Wacken Radio:

12.01.18    DE    Hamburg – Mehr! Theater

13.01.18    DE    Filderstadt – Filharmonie

14.01.18    DE    Munich – TonHalle

16.01.18    DE    Leipzig – Haus Auensee

17.01.18    DE    Berlin – Huxleys

19.01.18    DE    Geiselwind – Eventzentrum

20.01.18    CZ    Zlín – Euronics

21.01.18    HU    Budapest – Barba Negra

23.01.18    IT     Milano – Live Music Club

24.01.18    CH    Zurich – Komplex 457

26.01.18    ES    Barcelona – Sala Razzmatazz

27.01.18    ES    Madrid – La Riviera

28.01.18    ES    Bilbao – Santana 27

30.01.18    FR    Saint-Étienne – Le FIL

01.02.18    FR    Lille – L’Aéronef

02.02.18    DE    Saarbrücken – Garage

03.02.18    CH    Lausanne – Les Docks

04.02.18    DE    Frankfurt – Batschkapp

06.02.18    NL    Eindhoven – Effenaar

07.02.18    BE    Antwerpen – Trix

08.02.18    UK    London – Koko

09.02.18    DE    Oberhausen – Turbinenhalle

11.02.18    DK    Copenhagen – Vega

12.02.18    NO    Oslo – Rockefeller

14.02.18    SE     Gothenburg – Trädgår’n

15.02.18    SE     Stockholm – Cruise

17.02.18    FI      Turku – Logomo

18.02.18    FI      Helsinki – The Circus


More on »The Rise Of Chaos«:

‘The Rise Of Chaos’ (video clip):

‘Koolaid’ (lyric video)

Behind-The-Scenes, Pt 1:

Behind-The-Scenes, Pt 2:

Behind-The-Scenes, Pt 3:

Behind-The-Scenes, Pt 4:

Album Trailer 1:

Album Trailer 2:

Album Trailer 3:

‘Headbangers Symphony’ Munich (OFFICIAL TEASER):