News Blog :: KAMELOT - Premiere First Track & Lyric Video For “RavenLight”!


May light embrace the darkest hour

Let it shine to orchestrate the shadows of the night!



KAMELOT are one of metal’s most unique, influential and prestigious acts that blends symphonic metal, prog, power metal and world music – so it comes as little surprise that the whole metal world is holding its breath in anticipation of "The Shadow Theory"! The band has already unveiled the first info and details on their new masterpiece. Now it’s time to unleash the first world premiere of the single and lyric video for the track “RavenLight” as a worldwide exclusive via Loudwire.



Thomas Youngblood comments on “RavenLight”:
“The album offers many diverse songs, here is one of the mid tempo tracks being offered as an IG for the fans, enjoy this one, more to come!!”

Enjoy “RavenLight” HERE!


Pre-Order "The Shadow Theory" HERE!


"The Shadow Theory" was produced by acclaimed music producer Sascha Paeth and mastered by Jacob Hansen. Guests on the album include Lauren Hart (Once Human), Jennifer Haben (Beyond The Black) and Sascha Paeth. The amazing cover and artwork was created by Stefan Heilemann. Find all details on track listing and available formats below:


The full "The Shadow Theory" track listing reads as follows:
1. The Mission
2. Phantom Divine (Shadow Empire)
3. RavenLight
4. Amnesiac
5. Burns To Embrace
6. In Twilight Hours
7. Kevlar Skin
8. Static
9. MindFall Remedy
10. Stories Unheard
11. Vespertine (My Crimson Bride)
12. The Proud and The Broken
13. Ministrium (Shadow Key)


A 2-CD edition is available with the digipak version and the following additional track listing:
1. Phantom Divine (Shadow Empire) (Instrumental version)
2. RavenLight (Instrumental version)
3. Amnesiac (Instrumental version)
4. Burns To Embrace (Instrumental version)
5. Kevlar Skin (Instrumental version)
6. The Proud and The Broken (Instrumental version)
7. The Last Day of Sunlight (bonus)




"The Shadow Theory" will be available in the following formats:


CD Digipack
Tri K Logo pendant
Tri K Key
Signed autograph card
Tri K Logo patch




2CD Digipack


CD Jewelcase


2LP Gatefold
LTD Red - NPR D2C mailorder shop (EU)           
LTD Gold - NPR D2C mailorder shop (EU/USA)           
LTD Silver (Reprint) - NPR D2C mailorder shop (EU/USA)           
LTD Neon Pink - Universal           
LTD White - ADA/ Sony CAN           
Black (for all outlets)


Pre-Order your copy NOW!




Following the release of "The Shadow Theory", KAMELOT will embark on a massive World Tour with label-mates DELAIN and Battlebeast, starting in North America during April and May, followed by European festivals in Summer 2018. No rest for the wicked as the band will return to Europe in September/October 2018 for their biggest headline tour to date.


North American Dates
/w Delain and Battlebeast
16.04.18 US - Louisville, KY / Mercury Ballroom
17.04.18 US - Charlotte, NC / Fillmore Underground
18.04.18 US - Silver Spring, MD / The Fillmore
20.04.18 US - New York, NY / Irving Plaza
21.04.18 US - Worcester, MA / New England Metal & Hardcore Festival
22.04.18 US - Montréal, QC / CA Métropolis
23.04.18 US - Toronto, ON / CA The Opera House
25.04.18 US - Albany, NY / Upstate Concert Hall
26.04.18 US - Pittsburgh, PA / Cargenie Concert Hall
27.04.18 US - Chicago, IL / Concord Music Hall
28.04.18 US - Minneapolis, MN / The Cabooze
29.04.18 US - Des Moines, IA / Wooly's
01.05.18 US - Denver, CO / Ogden Theatre
02.05.18 US - Salt Lake City, UT / The Complex
04.05.18 US - San José, CA / City National Civic
05.05.18 US - Anaheim, CA / The Grove
06.05.18 US - Phoenix, AZ / Marquee Theatre
08.05.18 US - Dallas, TX / House of Blues
09.05.18 US - Houston, TX / House of Blues
11.05.18 US - Atlanta, GA / Center Stage Theater
12.05.18 US - Orlando, FL / House of Blues
13.05.18 US - Fort Lauderdale, FL / Revolution Live


12 Jul 18 Vizovice, CZ Masters of Rock
08 Aug 18 Villena, ES Leyendas del Rock Festival 
10 Aug 18 Derbyshire, UK Bloodstock Open Air


The Shadow Tour
14.09.18 NL - Tilburg / 013
15.09.18 FR - Paris / Elysee Montmartre
16.09.18 DE - Aschaffenburg / Colos-Saal
20.09.18 SE - Gothenburg / Pustervik
21.09.18 SE - Malmö / KB
22.09.18 NO - Oslo / Sentrum Scene
23.09.18 SE - Stockholm / Fryshuset Klubben
25.09.18 FI - Helsinki / Nosturi
26.09.18 FI - Tampere / Pakkahuone
28.09.18 DE - Hamburg / Markthalle
29.09.18 DE - Munich / Backstage
30.09.18 CH - Pratteln / Z7
02.10.18 DE - Mannheim / MS Connexion Complex
07.10.18 FR - Lyon / CCO Villeurbanne
09.10.18 HU - Budapest / Barba Negra
12.10.18 UK – London / KOKO
more dates to be announced!




September 14th 2018 - NL – Tilburg / 013

KAMELOT will be shooting this show as part of the band's long awaited DVD! Don't miss this very special event and be part of it! Grab your tickets now, as pre-sales are up and running!

Tickets Tilburg HERE!




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