Catalogue # 27361 25092
Recorded in the Fall and Winter of 2011 through 2012 at Driftwood Studios, Oakland, CA & Backstage Studios, Derby, UK.
Additional recordings at Trident Studios, Martinez, CA.
- Germany: July 27th
- USA: July 31st
A music video
was made for the song "Native Blood".
• Jewelcase CD
• Limited edition CD/DVD digipak:
CD Bonus Tracks
10. Dragon Attack (Queen cover) (04:44)
11. Animal Magnetism (Scorpions
12. Powerslave (Iron Maiden
13. Throne of Thorns (Extended Version) (07:40)
1. Documentary: The Making of "Dark Roots of Earth"
Live at the Avalon
2. Disciples of the Watch
3. Practice What You Preach
4. Over the Wall
5. Souls of Black
6. Gear Tour with Eric Peterson & Alex Skolnick
• Limited edition CD/DVD mediabook
• Limited edition boxset includes CD/DVD mediabook, black leather belt and belt buckle limited to 1000 numbered copies.
• DLP version. Released in different colours:
- 150 red, handnumbered
- 200 yellow, handnumbered
- 200 gold (High Roller Records
- 250 clear, handnumbered
- 500 clear with black and blue splatter, handnumbered (Nuclear Blast exclusive)
- Blue vinyl
- Picture disc
iTunes version additional bonus track:
14. A Day in the Death (Feat. Chris Adler
Japanese version bonus track:
10. Practice What You Preach (2012 Version) (05:05)