Although Alexisonfire have been issuing new music since 2019, the reunited band is now revealing plans for his or her first album in 13 years. And to accompany that announcement, they’ve dropped a hard-hitting new single titled “Candy Desires of Otherness” as nicely.
Although heavy, the tune rolls out at a slow-burning, head nod-inducing tempo, powered by sharp percussion and churning guitars reverberating although the observe. Co-vocalist George Pettit shares, “This tune was largely Dallas [Green’s] brainchild, however over the course of scripting this file, it turned extra of a mission assertion for the band. It is form of about efficiency and embracing a brand new discovered confidence in a state of peculiarity.”
Take a take heed to the observe under (a Jay Baruchel-directed video for the tune will go stay within the YouTube participant offered at 6PM ET at this time).
Alexisonfire, “Candy Desires of Otherness”
As for the brand new album, the band self-produced the 10-song set that carries the title Otherness. It is set to reach on June 24 by way of Dine Alone Information and pre-orders can be found in digital and physical codecs. Pre-orders for the bodily variants will begin this Friday (March 11) at 11AM ET. The complete paintings and observe itemizing will be seen on the backside of this put up.
Talking in regards to the new album, the band dropped their Otherness mission assertion that reads, “A steady thread via the material of Alexisonfire is the state of otherness. Otherness drew us all to areas the place a band like this might be fashioned. We entice the kind of people which have all felt the feeling of being unusual or distinctive. Perceived or in any other case, otherness has adopted us via childhood, adolescence, and into our grownup lives. It drives our tastes and proclivities. It bonds us with ourselves and others. And make no mistake, even at our most home and mundane moments, we’re true outliers.”
The album additionally contains organ, keys and pedal metal from Dallas Inexperienced’s longtime collaborator Matt Kelly. Jill Zimmerman and Darren “Jeter” Magierowski (who can also be Chris Steele’s cousin) engineered, at Jukasa Recording Studios.
“The largest distinction is the area we’re all in. We have been all actually thrilled to make a file, and it was such a respite from what was happening on this planet. It felt like life might be stunning,” Wade MacNeil says. “We have been supportive of each other. Everybody was in such a very good temper. It was such a deal with to have the ability to do it once more.”
“As a lot as we love enjoying the previous songs, we do not wish to be a nostalgia act. The one purpose to come back again is that if we really feel we nonetheless have one thing to say,” Pettit insists. “We spent a lot time on the highway pondering that if we stopped, individuals would lose curiosity. However after we went away, it solely obtained greater. All of us carved new paths for ourselves, so coming again to Alexisonfire is a purely pleasant artistic enterprise. One thing particular occurs after we get in a room collectively.”
Alexisonfire can even tour in help of the upcoming album. Dates in South America, the U.Ok. and North America will be seen under.
Alexisonfire, Otherness Art work + Monitor Itemizing
“Dedicated to the Con”
“Candy Desires of Otherness”
“Darkish Evening of the Soul”
“Reverse the Curse”
“World Stops Turning”
Alexisonfire 2022 Tour Dates
March 18 – Santiago, Chile @ Lollapalooza Chile
March 20 – Curitiba, Brazil @ CWB Corridor
March 21 – Curitiba, Brazil @ CWB Corridor
March 23 – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil @ Vivo Rio*
March 24 – São Paulo, Brazil @ Audio*
March 26 – São Paulo, Brazil @ Lollapalooza Brasil
March 27 – Buenos Aires, Argentina @ Teatro Flores
Might 21 – Daytona Seashore, Fla. @ Welcome to Rockville
Might 29 – Dallas, Texas @ So What Music Competition
June 3 – Leeds, U.Ok. @ Slam Dunk Competition—Leeds Temple Newsam
June 4 – Hatfield Park, U.Ok. @ Slam Dunk Competition
July 13 – Ottawa, Ontario @ RBC Bluesfest
Sept. 23-25 – Birmingham, Ala. @Furnace Fest
Oct. 6 -Sacramento, Calif. @ Aftershock Competition
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