Halestorm have unveiled details of their third EP of cover songs. Produced by Nick Raskulinecz (Foo Fighters, Alice In Chains, Black Star Riders), 'ReAniMate 3: The CoVeRs eP' will arrive in stores and at digital retailers and streaming services on Friday, January 6th.
The EP is available for pre-order now here, with all pre-orders receiving an instant grat of the first track release, a reworking of hard rock classic, 'Still Of The Night'. The Whitesnake cover is also available for streaming here. The Grammy Award-winning band’s take on Joan Jett & The Blackhearts’ 'I Hate Myself For Loving You' will follow as a second instant grat download from Friday, December 30th.
Says front woman Lzzy Hale of the release: "We are so excited to finally unleash our latest cover EP. We were inspired to push the limits and challenge the ears of our fans. There are some surprises that you may not have expected from us, and there are also things that you've always wanted to hear from us. We were so incredibly honoured to work alongside producer Nick Raskulinecz. He truly helped us bring these songs to life and find a way to make them Halestorm’s.”
'ReAniMate 3: The CoVeRs eP' marks the third instalment in a series of covers EPs that began with 2011’s 'ReAniMate: The CoVeRs eP' and was followed in 2013 by 'ReAniMate 2'. All three EPs see Halestorm putting their distinctive brand on a markedly diverse collection of classic songs. The full track listing, and cover artwork for the third instalment can be viewed below.
Meanwhile, to usher in the holiday season, Halestorm have released a cover of AC/DC’s 'Mistress for Christmas'. Tha track can be streamed here.
'ReAniMate 3: The CoVeRs eP' Track Listing:
- Still Of The Night (Originally Performed By Whitesnake)
- Damn I Wish I Was Your Lover (Originally Performed By Sophie B. Hawkins)
- I Hate Myself For Loving You (Originally Performed By Joan Jett & The Blackhearts)
- Heathens (Originally Performed By Twenty One Pilots)
- Fell On Black Days (Originally Performed By Soundgarden)
- Ride The Lightning (Originally Performed By Metallica)