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BABYMETAL premiere new single “Karate” from upcoming album Metal Resistance — listen

J-pop metal sensations return in April with sophomore LP, plus they've announced new tour dates

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    BABYMETAL, the female-fronted band whose hybrid of j-pop and heavy metal has drawn international fanfare, will release their sophomore album Metal Resistance on April 1st. In anticipation, they’ve unleashed the album’s lead single, “Karate”. Listen below via Spotify.

    Additionally, BABYMETAL have revealed the album’s artwork and tracklist, as well as a teaser trailer.

    Metal Resistance Artwork:

    BABYMETAL Metal Resistance

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    Metal Resistance Tracklist:
    01. Road of Resistance
    02. KARATE
    03. Awadama Fever
    04. YAVA!
    05. Amore
    06. Meta Taro
    07. From Dusk Till Dawn *
    08. GJ!
    09. Sis. Anger
    10. No Rain, No Rainbow
    11. Tales of The Destinies
    12. THE ONE – (English version) *

    * = available everywhere except Japan

    Album Trailer:

    They’ve also expanded their upcoming US tour:

    BABYMETAL 2016 Tour Dates:
    04/02 – London, UK @ Wembley Arena
    05/04 – New York, NY @ Playstation Theater
    05/05 – Boston, MA @ House of Blues
    05/07 – Philadelphia, PA @ Electric Factory
    05/08 – Concord, NC @ Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion
    05/10 – Silver Spring, MD @ The Fillmore
    05/11 – Detroit, MI @ The Fillmore
    05/13 – Chicago, IL @ House of Blues
    05/14 – Somerset, WI @ Northern Invasion Festival
    07/12 – Seattle, WA @ Showbox SoDo
    07/14 – San Francisco, CA @ Regency Ballroom
    07/15 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Wiltern
    07/17 – Chicago, IL @ Chicago Open Air Festival

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