Metal God Entertainment and Rob Halford have announced the European Union release of "Halford Metal God Essentials - Volume 1" on June 8, 2007 through license with Frontiers Records of Naples, Italy.
"Halford Metal God Essentials - Volume 1" features 13 dynamic tracks from Rob Halford's FIGHT and HALFORD solo releases. The HALFORD band's first new songs in more than four years — "Forgotten Generation" and "Drop Out" — are also featured, as is an exclusive 2007 remix from producer Attie Bauw "Redemption European Mix".
Frontiers Records' European release of "Halford Metal God Essentials - Volume 1" includes a full-color 20-page expanded booklet and bonus DVD featuring eight HALFORD promotional videos in an enhanced digipack.
Metal God's U.S. ("Essentials" release July 2007); Japan (July 2007); Australia (August 2007); Canada (July 2007) and Brazil (June 2007) licensees and release configurations will be announced late May 2007. Metal God Entertainment will also produce three new box sets for its licensees in the European Union, U.S. and Canada for fall 2007/early 2008 release. The FIGHT and HALFORD box sets will feature a 5.1 DVD documentary and live concert performance, remastered audio releases, expanded booklet, rare and unreleased photos and liner notes. The box sets are tentatively titled:
01. FIGHT – "War Of Words The Film"
02. HALFORD – "Live at Rock In Rio III"
03. HALFORD - "Live Crucible World Tour"
Special configurations for all other territories are in production and will be announced summer 2007. "Halford IV" licensees will be announced this summer as well.