Europe return with new album 'Bag Of Bones'


earMUSIC is thrilled to announce the new album from Swedish rock supergroupEUROPE. The long player, set for UK release on Monday 30th April 2012, is entitled Bag of Bones. The first single, Not Supposed To Sing The Blues, will be released digitally on Friday March 9th.

Bag of Bones is produced by Kevin Shirley. No stranger to the crème de la crème of iconic rock, Shirley has produced albums for the likes of Iron MaidenJoe BonamassaBlack Country CommunionBlack Stone Cherry and Journey

Contributing slide guitar to the title track Bag of Bones is blues rock guitarist Joe Bonamassa. "We're honoured that Joe Bonamassa wanted to play some slide guitar on our record. We're all big fans of his music", says Europe front man Joey Tempest. Released on CD and vinyl formats, the album features a more straightforward rock approach. 

“Why drive a VW beetle when you can drive a Rolls Royce?” asks Europe’s guitarist John Norum. “Bag of Bones is a classic rock album with lots of class. Even my mom likes it!”

Read the official album press release here. Read the official single press release here

“Bag of Bones” Album Track Listing:

1. Riches To Rags
2. Not Supposed To Sing The Blues 
3. Firebox
 Bag Of Bones

5. Requiem
 My Woman My Friend
 Demon Head
 Drink And A Smile

9. Doghouse
 Mercy You Mercy Me
 Bring It All Home


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