Wovenwar révèle les détails de son nouvel album et les premières dates de sa tournée!

Voici le communiqué de presse du groupe Wovenwar concernant son nouvel album et les premières dates de la tournée internationale :

On October 21st, Wovenwar will release their sophomore album, Honor Is Dead, via Metal Blade Records. More aggressive and fluid than its self-titled predecessor, Honor Is Dead was written with contributions from all members, while the music forWovenwar was mostly written before vocalist Shane Blay joined the band. The results speak for themselves, capturing a group that sounds truly unified, and hungry.

For a first preview of Honor Is Dead, a concept video (by Wovenwar‘s own Nick Hipa!) for the first single, « Censorship », can be viewed at: http://www.metalblade.com/wovenwar – where the record can also be pre-ordered. See below for available formats: 

–limited edition CD/DVD (Europe – 5000 copies only!)

–box-set (EMP exclusive – limited to 600 copies!)

–180g black vinyl

–Steel-grey marble vinyl (limited to 300 copies!)

–Clear/black marble vinyl (EMP exclusive – limited to 200 copies!)
*an exclusive t-shirt bundle, plus digital options are also available!

For Honor Is Dead, Wovenwar chose not to converge at the same studio to lay down the record, taking advantage of modern technology instead by recording their individual parts in convenient locales across California, Alabama and Texas – which was not without its downsides. « Recording separately across multiple states at different times with a mixing engineer bouncing between multiple countries made things very tricky, » guitarist Nick Hipa admits.  « Luckily we’ve all made records before and everything ended up working out. » Expanding upon the ruthlessly catchy melodies and hooks of their debut, Honor Is Deadmakes for a listening experience with real depth, and a broad emotional range. Driven by a darker lyrical theme, the album’s 11 tracks hit with devastating force – see below for the official track-listing!

Honor Is Dead track-listing

1. Confession

2. Censorship

3. Honor Is Dead

4. Lines in the Sand

5. World on Fire

6. Compass

7. Stones Thrown

8. Cascade

9. Silhouette

10. Bloodletter

11. 130

Before Honor Is Dead‘s release, Wovenwar will embark on a North American tour with Soilwork, Unearth, Battlecross,and Darkness Divided this October/November. See below for all dates!

Wovenwar tour dates

w/ Soilwork, Unearth, Battlecross, Darkness Divided

Oct. 14 – Providence, RI – Fete Music Hall

Oct. 15 – Stanhope, NJ – Stanhope House

Oct. 16 – Virginia Beach, VA – Shakes

Oct. 17 – Carrboro, NC – Cats Cradle

Oct. 18 – Atlanta, GA – The Loft

Oct. 20 – Ft. Worth, TX – The Rail Club

Oct. 21 – San Leon, TX – 18th Street

Oct. 22 – Austin, TX – Empire Control Room

Oct. 24 – Mesa, AZ – Nile Theater

Oct. 26 – Pomona, CA – Glass House

Oct. 27 – San Francisco, CA – DNA Lounge

Oct. 29 – Seattle, WA – Studio Seven

Oct. 30 – Spokane, WA – The Pin

Nov. 1 – Jerome, ID – Diamondz Event Center

Nov. 2 – Salt Lake City, UT – Metro

Nov. 3 – Denver, CO – The Summit

Nov. 5 – St. Louis, MO – Fubar

Nov. 6 – Louisville, KY – Diamond Pub Concert Hall

Nov. 8 – Cudday, WI – The Metal Grill

Nov. 9 – Ringle, WI – Q&Z

Nov. 10 – Arlington Heights, IL – Home Bar

Nov. 11 – Flint, MI – The Machine Shop

Nov. 12 – Pittsburgh, PA – Diesel

Nov. 13 – New York City, NY – Gramercy

Nov. 15 – Ottawa, ON – The Brass Monkey

Nov. 16 – Toronto, ON – Rockpile

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