Welsh metallers BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE have entered a Thailand studio to begin recording their fourth album. The band’s guitarist/vocalist Matt Tuck tweeted on Wednesday, February 15, “Moose [drummer Michael Thomas] [is] tracking the first song right now!! Sounds incredible!!”
BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE released a deluxe CD/DVD edition of its third full-length album, “Fever“, titled “Fever Tour Edition“, in February 2011. The set featured three new songs recorded live at Xfm radio in the U.K. (“Fever“, “The Last Fight” and “Bittersweet Memories“) and a DVD of “Your Betrayal“, “Fever” and “Waking the Demon“, recorded live from Graspop Metal Meeting 2010 in Dessel, Belgium. The DVD also included videos for “Your Betrayal“, “The Last Fight” and “The Making of The Last Fight” as well as a BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE track-by-track commentary of “Fever“.
“Fever” sold 71,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 3 on The Billboard 200 chart. “Fever” also landed in the Top Five in Australia, the U.K., Japan, Germany, Austria and Switzerland.