Alkaline Trio - "Is This Thing Cursed?"
Earlier this week, Alkaline Trio shared the second single off their upcoming album Is This Thing Cursed? The title track sticks to true Alkaline Trio form and keeps to their originality. Is This Thing Cursed? is the band’s ninth studio album, the first since 2013’s My Shame Is True, out August 31st via Epitaph Records. You can pick up your preorder of it here.
Alkaline Trio are currently on the road on their headlining tour with support from Together Pangea. Dates and ticket info can be found here.
Arlington - "Mud"
Rise Records welcomed a new addition to the family this week. Arlington, based out of Southern California, made their introduction with their new label by debuting their newest single and video, "Mud." The band's debut album A Walk Through Jackson County will be available October 26th. The track is available to stream here.
Arlington will head out on tour with Hands Like Houses and Emarosa this fall. Dates and ticket info can be found HERE.
Keyes - "Floating Room"
After a separation from their label (Tragic Hero Records) and a lineup change, Keyes felt the time was right to share their newest single, "Floating Room." The guys teamed up with Dreambound this week to share the single's accompanying video which was directed by the band's own bassist Dominic Trujillo.
Keyes have also released an acoustic version of "Floating Room" and in this rendition, listeners get to experience the full depth to their work. Keyes will be including the single on a new album in the future which will be their first with newest members Patrick (lead guitar) and Gio (drums).
Both versions of "Floating Room" are available now via Bandcamp and you can hear the new single live at any of the following upcoming shows with Demon In Me:
- 08/10: Pomona, CA @ PBW
- 08/12: Sacramento, CA @ The Boardwalk
- 08/13: Reno, NV @ Jub Jub's Thirst Parlor
Sylar - "All Or Nothing"
Sylar announced earlier this week that they will release their new album Seasons on October 5th through Hopeless Records. To herald the album's release, the band debuted the juggernaut new single "All Or Nothing" via SiriusXM's Octane on Tuesday, August 7th. The following day, the band shared the video for the track.
The band will be embarking on a tour supporting Beartooth and Knocked Loose this fall, which runs from September 14th through November 17th. Dates and ticket info can be found HERE.
Takers Leavers - "Fist To Wall"
Coming September 7th is a shiny new EP from Southern California natives, Takers Leavers. This week, the band unveiled the first single off their upcoming release, Break & Bloom, and partnered up with Idobi Radio to premiere the video for the new track, "Fist To Wall," which was shot and directed by Justin Bernardez and edited by Jesse Leon.
Takers Leavers are known to stand apart than the typical post hardcore and alternative rock bands by creating their own spin and mix on the genres. The new single can hit close to home for all listeners as the band opens up about their own experiences with loss, letting go and moving forward in those four minutes.
The Candescents - "Back Of Your Hand"
The Candescents are really making their return well known especially with the release of their newest single, "Back Of Your Hand." The newest punky and electrifying track will be included on their upcoming album Riverside Dr., along with their recently released singles, "Chinese New Year" and "Boyfriend."
Riverside Dr. will be available September 17th via Dirty Hit.