One of the biggest bands in the world of heavy metal is back with a vengeance after teaming up with Century Media. IN FLAMES' newest slab of sonic thunder, Sounds Of A Playground Fading, is the follow-up to 2008's A Sense Of Purpose, which marked the band's highest debut on the Billboard Top 200 to date.
2011 album from the Swedish Melodic Death Metal band. Sounds Of A Playground Fading is a new chapter for In Flames now that founding guitarist and songwriter Jesper Stromblad is no longer part of the band. Stromblad took himself out of the equation prior to the writing of the new record, leaving guitarist Bjorn Gelotte to lay the first stones of a new foundation on his own.