Hard Rock band, Alive In Barcelona, signed to Smartpunk Records, are celebrating the release of their full-length album, titled Alive In Barcelona which came out on February 22, 2019; produced by Paul Leavitt, Jesse Barton, and Jimmy Hill and mastered by Brad Blackwood. The album is highlighted by their radio single, “Zombies” which features Craig Mabbitt of Escape The Fate, and is about going through life’s trivial moments and losing sight of opportunities ahead. The band expanded, “Too many people spend time being possessed with material things, and really losing out on so many of life’s opportunities. ‘Zombies’ is about being present and focused.”
To celebrate the release of their album, the band just wrapped their headlining run and are gearing up to hit the road all month long with Alesana and Red Jumpsuit Apparatus. Fans can head over to the band’s website for additional details and ticket links now.
ALESANA & RED JUMPSUIT APPARATUS
4/6 – Greensboro, NC – Arizona Petes
4/7 – Baltimore, MD – Fish Head Cantina
4/9 – Pittsburgh, PA – Crafthouse
4/10 – Lancaster, PA – Chameleon House
4/11 – Asbury Park, NJ – Asbury Lanes
4/12 – Brooklyn, NY – Kingsland
4/13 – Easton, PA – One Centre Square
4/14 – Cincinnati, OH – River Front Live
4/15 – Joliet, IL – The Forge
4/16 – Kansas City, MO – The Riot Room
4/18 – Houston, TX – Scout Bar
4/19 – Corpus Christi TX – House Of Rock
4/20 – Dallas, TX – Trees
4/21 – Austin, TX – Come & Take It Live
4/22 – Tyler, TX – Crossroads Music Venue
More about Alive in Barcelona Album:
Throughout the album, the band offers this common theme while bridging an uplifting yet dark ideology in each track. Topics such as depression, grief, and anxiety are continual themes throughout each song. The band has released two additional singles off of the album including, a music video + documentary for their single, “The Fight,” a song about the battle of depression, the grief of stress and anxiety, and the gravity of suicide. Along with “House of Memories,” written about band member Jesse, and how he had to gather up the house belongings following the death of his father.
Utilizing these heavy themes, the band’s pairs their musical proficiency on guitar to push through lyrical content that contains so much weight to provide an ironclad backbone for their vocal delivery in each track. Each poignant song tells a tale and a story, offering a unique harmony of clean, yet heavy vocals, shedding the dichotomy of the standard post-hardcore formula.
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MORE INFORMATION on Alive in Barcelona:
Hard Rock band Alive In Barcelona, have ignited the airwaves with their explosive new single, ‘Back To Life’, which premiered on Loudwire.com, charted at #94 for Media Base and #42 for Under The RadarCharts. The four-piece from the Pacific Northwest have been to hell and back, suffering loss both personal and public to achieve heights in their musical career. The group’s musical proficiency on guitar paired with the technical expertise of the rhythm section provides an ironclad backbone for their vocal delivery. The lyrical content conjured by the band is derived from personal experience and gives the listener a deep understanding of who the band are without and cliches or hidden meanings, thus connecting to their audience more than bands in their genre. Expect more from the Alive In Barcelona as they continue their steady rise to the pinnacle of their genre. The band provides a unique harmony of clean and heavy vocals,, shedding the dichotomy of the standard post-hardcore formula. With multi-platinum producers on their side, and an arsenal of insanely well written songs, the future looks bright for Alive In Barcelona.