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Parkway Drive Announce Viva The Underdogs Soundtrack, Release German Version Of The Void

Listen to Parkway Drive perform a German version of The Void, taken from the Viva The Underdogs soundtrack

Following the one-time-only screening of their Viva The Underdogs documentary yesterday (Jan 22), Parkway Drive have announced they will be releasing the official movie soundtrack.

The 14-track record includes eleven songs from Parkway’s epic headline set at Wacken Open Air in 2019, as well as three German reinterpretations of their tracks Vice Grip (Würgegriff), Shadow Boxing (Schattenboxen) and The Void (Die Leere). Schattenboxen also features a guest appearance from German rapper, Casper.

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This was hands down one of the most unique projects we’ve undertaken,” says vocalist Winston McCall. The idea of taking our songs and interpreting them through another language was a massive challenge, but considering the amount of time, love and support that has been shown to us over the years we wanted to commit to doing the project with full integrity. 

The result is every effort being made to translate the meaning, spirit, and conviction of these songs in a language that is not our own. We hope the result helps to strengthen the connection this music creates. We offer you these songs out of respect and our heartfelt thanks for all the times you have sung them with us in their original forms. We hope you enjoy them as much as we enjoyed the process of creating them.”

Viva The Underdogs tracklist

1. Prey (Live at Wacken)
2. Carrion (Live at Wacken)
3. Karma (Live at Wacken)
4. The Void (Live at Wacken)
5. Idols (Live at Wacken)
6. Dedicated (Live at Wacken)
7. Absolute Power (Live at Wacken)
8. Wild Eyes (Live at Wacken)
9. Chronos (Live at Wacken)
10. Crushed (Live at Wacken)
11. Bottom Feeder (Live at Wacken)
12. Würgegriff (Vice Grip)
13. Die Leere (The Void)
14. Schattenboxen (Shadow Boxing)

The Viva The Underdogs soundtrack is released on March 27. Check out our interview with Winston below, all about the movie.

Catch Parkway Drive on tour across Europe this April. Get your tickets here.

Parkway Drive Europe tour 2020

April

01 Hamburg Sporthalle
02 Leipzig Arena
03 München Olympiahalle
04 Zürich Samsung Hall
06 Budapest Papp László Budapest Sportaréna
07 Vienna Stadthalle
09 Frankfurt Festhalle
11 Dortmund Westfallenhalle
15 Paris Zenith
16 Brussels Forest National
18 London SSE Arena, Wembley 

Posted on January 23rd 2020, 10:38a.m.
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