DEAD LORD launch first single, “Strained Fools” from new album ‘Heads Held High’


Sweden’s DEAD LORD just launched their first track from their upcoming album Heads Held High.

Check out the song “Strained Fools” here:

Heads Held High will be released worldwide via Century Media Records on August 21stin the following formats:

  1. Limited CD Digipak (matte cardboard, bonus track, logo patch)
  2. Standard CD
  3. Deluxe LP (180 g vinyl, inside-out print, inlay, double-sided poster)
  4. Digital download / stream

For the vinyl nerds, here is the color split of the LP version:

Orange vinyl: 100 copies (exclusively available at CM Distro Europe)

Red vinyl: 100 copies (exclusively available at CM Distro US)

Clear vinyl: 200 copies (exclusively available at High Roller Records)

Black vinyl: unlimited

The pre-sale at CM Distro will start on July 24th. Don’t miss your chance to get a copy of the limited versions!

Heads Held High is the eagerly awaited second album of DEAD LORD. Since the release of their debut “Goodbye Repentance” in 2013, DEAD LORD have remarkably proven to be one of the best upcoming rock bands on this globe. With heavy touring and the will to prevail, DEAD LORD have lived up to their reputation. Their mission was to rock. It still is.

Right after the release of the album, DEAD LORD will attack European stages together with Audrey Horne and Dead City Ruins, with further touring in the works for late 2015 as well as 2016. DEAD LORD’s next show will take place at Stoned From The Underground festival in Erfurt, Germany tomorrow, on July 9th.

DEAD LORD festival appearances:

09.07.2015 Erfurt-Stotternheim (Germany) – Stoned From The Underground Festival /

31.07.-01.08.2015 Småländska Dädesjö (Sweden) – Fest I Logen /

13.08.2015 Dinkelsbühl (Germany) – Summer Breeze Open Air /

22.08.2015 Königs Wusterhausen (Germany) – Bergfunk Open Air /

19.09.2015 Wiesau (Germany) – Storm Crusher Festival /

27.11.2015 Dortmund (Germany) – Leafmeal Festival /


31.08.15 Denmark Copenhagen @ KB18
01.09.15 Germany Berlin @ Magnet
02.09.15 Germany Hamburg @ Headcrash
03.09.15 Holland Leiden @ Gebr. De Nobel
04.09.15 Belgium Antwerp @ Trix
05.09.15 France Paris @ Divan du Monde
08.09.15 Spain Madrid @ Sala Caracol
09.09.15 Spain Barcelona @ Razzmatazz
10.09.15 France Bordeaux @ iBoat
13.09.15 Switzerland Pratteln @ MiniZ7
14.09.15 Italy Milano @ Lo Fi Club
15.09.15 Austria Wien @ Viper Room
16.09.15 Germany München @ Backstage
17.09.15 Germany Stuttgart @ Kellerklub
18.09.15 Germany Oberhausen @ Kulttempel
19.09.15 Germany Wiesau @ Storm Crusher Fest (AH/DL only)


Hakim Krim – Guitar and vocals
Olle Hedenström – Guitar
Martin Nordin – Bass

Adam Lindmark – Drums

DEAD LORD Discography: 

No Prayers Can Help You Now – 7″ EP 2012

Goodbye Repentance – CD/LP 2013
Split with Black Trip – 7″ EP 2014

Heads Held High – CD/LP 2015


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