Archived Headlines

ASTRONOID DEBUT “A NEW COLOR” VIA BROOKLYN VEGAN

NEW ALBUM, ASTRONOID, ARRIVES FEB. 1 VIA BLOOD MUSIC; TOUR DATES WITH BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME/TESSERACT BEGIN FEB. 8

Rate this:

Astronoid, who release their self-titled sophomore album on Feb. 1 via Blood Music, share a second song from the forthcoming release, debuting “A New Color” (http://www.brooklynvegan.com/stream-astronoids-a-new-color-off-upcoming-self-titled-album/) via Brooklyn Vegan.

“We knew ‘A New Color’ would open the record as soon as it was written,” explains Brett Boland. “The mood of this album is much different than Air. This is the closest I’ve been to wearing my heart on my sleeve. It feels real and true. ‘A New Color’ was a pivotal point in the writing process that solidified the direction we wanted to move in and a perfect place to start.”

The band previously shared a video for the new song, “I Dream In Lines” (https://youtu.be/ngpd38ruqxo). Physical and digital pre-orders of Astronoid, which include instant downloads of both “I Dream In Lines” and “A New Color”, are available now via districtlines.com/Astronoid and blood-music.com/store.

Immediately following the Feb. 1 release of Astronoid, the band returns to the road, joining Between The Buried and Me and Tesseract for a month-long U.S. tour.

Tour dates:

  • February 8 Athens, GA 40 Watt Club
  • February 12 Wilmington, DE The Queen
  • February 13 Lancaster, PA Chameleon Club
  • February 14 Asbury Park, NJ Asbury Lanes
  • February 15 Portland, ME Port City Music Hall
  • February 16 Hampton, NH Wally’s
  • February 17 Rochester, NY Anthology
  • February 19 Cleveland, OH Agora
  • February 20 Lansing, MI The Loft
  • February 21 Milwaukee, WI Turner Hall Ballroom
  • February 22 Des Moines, IA Wooly’s
  • February 23 Omaha, NE Slowdown
  • February 24 Boulder, CO Fox Theater
  • February 26 Reno, NV Cargo
  • February 27 Fresno, CA Strummer’s
  • March 1 Pomona, CA The Glasshouse
  • March 2 Tucson, AZ The Rock
  • March 4 Odessa, TX Dos Amigos
  • March 5 Corpus Christi, TX House of Rock
  • March 7 New Orleans, LA House of Blues
  • March 8 Pensacola, FL Vinyl Music Hall
  • March 9 Greenville, SC The Firmament
  • March 10 Winston-Salem, NC The Ramkat
  • March 11 Louisville, KY Diamond Pub Concert Hall

Astronoid’s debut full-length, AIR, was one of the most talked about, and unexpected, releases of 2016. Consequence of Sound, in their year-end best of coverage, said the band “have taken post-metal to stratospheric new heights.” Noisey said AIR is “the happiest dream thrash record you’ll ever hear” while numerous outlets including LoudwireStereogumMetal Injection, and Invisible Oranges, championed the young Northeastern four-piece by placing the album on their year-end best of lists. MetalSucks declared the nine-song album “an instant classic.” In the months that followed, the band joined Tesseract, Periphery, Animals As Leaders, Ghost, and Zeal & Ardor for multiple North American tours.

Astronoid is Brett Boland (vocals/guitar), Daniel Schwartz (bass), Casey Aylward (guitar) and Matt St. Jean (drums). The band was formed in 2012, releasing two EPs over the next year: Stargazer and November. AIR, the band’s debut full-length album, arrived in June of 2016.

HeartBeat4Kids

Donate to IndiePulse Music Magazine’s Academic and Music Education Scholarship Program HeartBeat4Kids

IndiePulse Music Magazine creates Scholarships to help Youth In Need of assistance to complete their educational goals and stay in school.

Go to http://www.indiepulsemusic.com/heartbeat4kids to learn more, Donations can be made at http://www.paypal.me/xmg – Any Amount will help!

About Joseph Timmons (8072 Articles)
I am the Father of 5 and a "Would Be Philosopher of Idiocy" - Author and Writer for several Blogs and Online Magazine. Review Journalist, Musician and Audio Buff. Follow Me and I'm Sure to Entertain.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: