The Skinny: Sweden’s Dead Lord just launched their first track from their upcoming album Heads Held High – check out the song “Strained Fools” above. Heads Held High will be released worldwide via Century Media Records on August 21st.

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.


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