Audio samples of the songs that will appear on “Daybreaker”, the new album from British metallers ARCHITECTS, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The CD will be released on May 28 in Europe and June 5 in North America via Century Media Records. The follow-up to “The Here And Now” was produced by the band with John Mitchell and Ben Humphreys at Outhouse Studios (ENTER SHIKARI, YOU ME AT SIX, THE BLACKOUT, FUNERAL FOR A FRIEND, EXIT TEN, YOUR DEMISE, LOWER THAN ATLANTIS, KIDS IN GLASS HOUSES) in Reading, the same team that previously worked on ARCHITECTS‘ “Hollow Crown” CD. The stunning artwork was created by Paul Jackson (Tank.Axe.Love).
“Daybreaker” track listing:
01. The Bitter End
02. Alpha Omega
03. These Colours Don’t Run
05. Truth, Be Told
06. Even If You Win, You’re Still A Rat
07. Outsider Heart
08. Behind The Throne
09. Devil’s Island
10. Father Of Lead
ARCHITECTS recently released the “The Here And Now 2012 Special Edition” including “Devil’s Island” and “Untitled” as well as all video clips (“Day In Day Out”, “Learn To Live”, “Heartburn”, “Delete, Rewind” and “An Open Letter To Myself”), making-of footage for “Learn To Live” and “Heartburn” plus several previously released online clips.
ARCHITECTS‘ last album, “The Here And Now”, sold around 900 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at position No. 47 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined as those who have never appeared in the Top 100 of The Billboard 200.
“The Here And Now” was produced by Steve Evetts, who has previously worked with THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN and SEPULTURA, among many others.
“The Here And Now” debuted at position No. 57 on the official U.K. chart.
“Daybreaker” preview clips:
“Alpha Omega” video: