THE ACACIA STRAIN ANNOUNCE ANOTHER NEW ALBUM
FAILURE WILL FOLLOW TO ARRIVE MAY 12 VIA RISE RECORDS
BAND SHARES 57-SECOND PREVIEW VISUALIZER FOR “BASIN OF VOWS” — WATCH + LISTEN
PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED ALBUM STEP INTO THE LIGHT ALSO ARRIVES MAY 12
TOUR WITH FIT FOR AN AUTOPSY, FULL OF HELL, + PRIMITIVE MAN IN FULL SWING
Remember when THE ACACIA STRAIN — vocalist Vincent Bennett; guitarists Devin Shidaker and Mike Mulholland; bassist Griffin Landa; and drummer Kevin Boutot — said they might just surprise fans again after announcing their new album STEP INTO THE LIGHT, out May 12 via Rise Records.
Well, they just served up said surprise by announcing ANOTHER new album on deck this year.
The band will also drop failure will follow on May 12, as well. Pre-order it here.
failure will follow showcases the sludgier side of the band, as evidenced by the new single “basin of vows.” Watch the 57-second preview of the song via the visualizer here.
“This is a split timeline. Which side of the coin did you end up on?,” says Bennett.
Early love for the new TAS material has been intense and copious! Rock Sound stated that the band “goes harder than absolutely everybody else.” Brooklyn Vegan lauded the track as “enough to get us very intrigued about what else they might have up their sleeves.” Elsewhere, Revolver tipped the band on their 55 Most Anticipated Albums of 2023 list.
failure will follow TRACK LISTING:
“pillar of salt” (feat. Dylan walker + iRiS.exe)
“basin of vows” (feat. ethan mccarthy)
STEP INTO THE LIGHT TRACK LISTING:
“CHAIN” (FEAT. JACOB LILLY)
“TEETH OF THE CURSED DOG”
“SINKHOLE” (FEAT. JOSEF ALFONSO)
“IS THIS REALLY HAPPENING?”
“NONE OF US ASKED TO BE HERE”
The Acacia Strain are currently on tour with Fit For an Autopsy, Full of Hell, and Primitive Man. All dates are below. Get tickets here.
THE ACACIA STRAIN ON TOUR:
WITH FIT FOR AN AUTOPSY, FULL OF HELL, + PRIMITIVE MAN:
3/15 — Salt Lake City, UT — The Complex
3/17 — Seattle, WA — El Corazon
3/18 — Portland, OR — Hawthorne Theater
3/19 — Sacramento, CA — Ace of Spades
3/20 — Santa Ana, CA — The Observatory
3/21 — Los Angeles, CA — 1720
3/22 — Mesa, AZ — Nile Theater
3/24 — Dallas, TX — Amplified Live
3/25 — Austin, TX — Come and Take It Live
3/26 — Houston, TX — Warehouse Live
3/28 — Tampa, FL — The Orpheum
3/29 — Atlanta, GA — The Masquerade (Heaven)
3/30 — Greensboro, NC — Arizona Pete’s
3/31 — Baltimore, MD — Baltimore Soundstage
4/1 — Worcester, MA — The Palladium
THE ACACIA STRAIN RECORD RELEASE SHOWS:
FEATURING ESCUELA GRIND, VOMIT FORTH, + CHAINED TO THE BOTTOM OF THE OCEAN:
5/19 — Syracuse, NY — The Lost Horizon
5/20 — Albany, NY — Empire Underground
5/21 — Portland, ME — The Cavern