Tuesday, August 12, 2014

New Finch album in September

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Listen to first single “Two Guns To The Temple” here at Vevo
“Two Guns To The Temple” will be available to download from August 18th.

Back To Oblivion marks the return of Finch with the band’s first full length album in over nine years. The Southern California band has undeniably created a lasting, formidable body of work with their two studio albums and EPs - singer Nate Barcalow acknowledges that 2002’s What It Is To Burn all but “defined post-hardcore early in the decade”, while 2005’s Say Hello To Sunshine continued to shape its direction. The band dignified the demand for a celebration of What It Is To Burn’s 10th anniversary by reforming after a hiatus and playing select sold-out shows across the country in 2013. Inspired by the creative surge brought on by these shows, Finch rendered these contradictions moot with Back To Oblivion, their long-awaited third LP and a new, bold chapter in the band’s legacy. Back To Oblivion itself is a paradoxical idea. This is Finch reinvigorated, brimming with the inspiration of their earliest days; the opposite of the negation implied by “oblivion”. But as a songwriting unit, they’re challenging themselves by going deep into the unknown - this is by far Finch’s most introspective and demanding work from a lyrical standpoint.

The new album was produced by Brian Virtue (Deftones, 30 Seconds To Mars, Jane’s Addiction, Audioslave).

This past summer, Finch returned to the Warped tour as a respected veteran; this was once a scene where they had been the newcomer with something to prove. Finch will play the following UK shows this week:

Wednesday 13th August - London Underworld
Thursday 14th August - Kingston Banquet Records (Acoustic Set)
Friday 15th August - Hevy Festival (headline set)

Finch – Back To Oblivion

01. Back To Oblivion
02. Anywhere But Here
03. Further From The Few
04. Murder Me
05. Picasso Trigger
06. Play Dead
07. Two Guns To The Temple
08. The Great Divide
09. Us vs. Them
10. Tarot
11. Inferium
12. New Wave


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