Godsmack's new album, 1000hp (which means one thousand horsepower), will be released on August 5th.

Frontman Sully Erna says Godsmack returned to their to their roots this go 'round. He explains, "We made a conscious decision to go back to the streets of Boston for this album. The single actually recounts our days in the empty bars working our way up to those big stages we’re so blessed to be on."

The title track to the album is available at iTunes and other digital retailers now, and is streaming on YouTube.