Woodstock, NYâ€™s progressive rock geniuses 3, proudly announce their highly acclaimed sophomore release, The End is Begun, will be re-released as a digipak on February 19, 2008. The audio CD will feature the 13 previously released explosive, mind boggling tracks as well as a bonus track; 3â€™s spin on the classic Pink Floyd song, â€œSee Emily Playâ€â€¦which will be track #14 on the audio disc. The bonus DVD will feature live performances of the songs: â€˜Monsterâ€™, â€˜Bramfaturaâ€™ and â€˜Amaze Disgraceâ€™ (all songs from the bandâ€™s previous Metal Blade records release, Wake Pig) from the Metal Blade 25th Anniversary show from Worcester, Massachusetts. Production videos of the songs, â€˜All that Remainsâ€™ and â€˜Alien Angelâ€™ will also be included on the bonus DVD.
3 will partake in the â€˜Progressive Nationâ€™ tour featuring progressive rock legends, Dream Theater; Swedenâ€™s finest death metallers in Opeth; as well as acclaimed metal act Between the Buried and Me. Dates for the tour will be announced shortly and will be just in time after the February 19, 2008 release of The End is Begun digipak.
OUTBURN MAGAZINE says 3 â€œâ€¦bear[s] the mark of a truly talented band, [and] has once again pushed the boundaries to exciting new placesâ€¦â€ with The End is Begun.