Animals As Leaders Announce European/UK Tour

Animals As Leaders have announced a January 2023 European/UK tour. Here’s the dates:

01/10 Birmingham, UK – The Mill
01/11 Glasgow, UK – Garage
01/12 Manchester, UK – O2 Ritz
01/13 London, UK – O2 Shepperd’s Bush Empire
01/14 Paris, FRA – Wild Cabaret
01/16 Zoetermeer, NET – Farm
01/17 Nijmegen, NET – Sleeping Beauty
01/19 Cologne, GER – Essigfakbrik
01/20 Munich, GER – Backstage Work
01/21 Berlin, GER – Lido
01/22 Hamburg, GER – Uebel & Dangerous

Animals As Leaders Announce North American Tour With Car Bomb & Alluvial

Animals As Leaders have announced a fall North American tour. Car Bomb and Alluvial will open.

Tour Dates:

10/05 San Francisco, CA – The Regency Ballroom (Animals As Leaders only)
10/22 Grand Junction, CO – Mesa Theater
10/23 Salt Lake City, UT – The Complex
10/24 Boise, ID – Knitting Factory
10/25 Spokane, WA – Knitting Factory
10/26 Vancouver, BC – Commodore Ballroom
10/28 Calgary, AB – The Palace Theatre
10/29 Edmonton, AB – Union Hall
10/31 Seattle, WA – The Crocodile
11/01 Portland, OR – McMenamins Crystal Ballroom
11/03 Chico, CA – Senator Theatre
11/04 Reno, NV – Virginia Street Brewhouse
11/05 Las Vegas, NV – Brooklyn Bowl

Animals As Leaders Premiere “Micro-Aggressions” Music Video

Animals As Leaders have premiered a new video for their new song “Micro-Aggressions.” This track is from the band’s new album “Parrhesia,“ which will officially be released tomorrow (March 25).

Animals As Leaders Premiere New Song “Gordian Naught”

Animals As Leaders have premiered a new song titled “Gordian Naught.” This track is from the band’s new album “Parrhesia,“ which will be released on March 25. Guitarist Tosin Abasi commented:

“This song attempts to put a soundtrack to the metaphor of ‘untying an impossibly tangled knot’ A sonic commentary on the seemingly sustained problems facing the world currently.”

Intervals Added To Animals As Leaders’ Spring Tour

Intervals have been confirmed as the supporting act on Animals As Leaders’ spring U.S. tour. As previously reported, that trek will find Animals As Leaders playing two sets each night including one in which they will be performing their new album “Parrhesia” (out March 25) in full.

Tour Dates:

03/30 Denver, CO – Summit Music Hall
04/01 Kansas City, MO – Truman Theater
04/02 Omaha, NE – Slowdown
04/03 Minneapolis, MN – Varsity Theater
04/04 Chicago, IL – House of Blues
04/05 Cincinnati, OH – Bogarts
04/06 Detroit, MI – St. Andrews Hall
04/08 Hampton Beach, NH – Wally’s
04/09 Lititz, PA – Mickey’s Black Box
04/10 New York, NY – Irving Plaza
04/11 Philadelphia, PA – Brooklyn Bowl
04/12 Boston, MA – Big Night Live
04/13 Baltimore, MD – Baltimore Soundstage
04/15 Atlanta, GA – Buckhead Theatre
04/16 Orlando, FL – House of Blues
04/18 Dallas, TX – House of Blues
04/19 Austin, TX – Emo’s
04/21 Phoenix, AZ – Marquee Theater
04/22 Los Angeles, CA – Theater At The Ace Hotel

Animals As Leaders To Perform New Album “Parrhesia” In Full On Spring Headlining Tour

Animals As Leaders have announced a spring headlining tour. The trek will find the band playing two sets each night including one in which they will be performing their new album “Parrhesia” (out March 25) in full.

Tour Dates:

03/30 Denver, CO – Summit Music Hall
04/01 Kansas City, MO – Truman Theater
04/02 Omaha, NE – Slowdown
04/03 Minneapolis, MN – Varsity Theater
04/04 Chicago, IL – House of Blues
04/05 Cincinnati, OH – Bogarts
04/06 Detroit, MI – St. Andrews Hall
04/08 Hampton Beach, NH – Wally’s
04/09 Lititz, PA – Mickey’s Black Box
04/10 New York, NY – Irving Plaza
04/11 Philadelphia, PA – Brooklyn Bowl
04/12 Boston, MA – Big Night Live
04/13 Baltimore, MD – Baltimore Soundstage
04/15 Atlanta, GA – Buckhead Theatre
04/16 Orlando, FL – House of Blues
04/18 Dallas, TX – House of Blues
04/19 Austin, TX – Emo’s
04/21 Phoenix, AZ – Marquee Theater
04/22 Los Angeles, CA – Theater At The Ace Hotel

Animals As Leaders Premiere “The Problem Of Other Minds” Video

Animals As Leaders have premiered a new video for their new song “The Problem Of Other Minds.” This track is from the band’s new album “Parrhesia,“ which will be released on March 25. Tosin Abasi said the following about that effort:

“It’s been a while since we’ve released a body of work. We’re really proud of this collection of songs as well as the visual components, and are excited to share it with all of you.”

“Parrhesia” Track Listing:

01. “Conflict Cartography”
02. “Monomyth”
03. “Red Miso”
04. “Gestaltzerfall”
05. “Asahi”
06. “The Problem Of Other Minds”
07. “Thoughts And Prayers”
08. “Micro-Aggressions”
09. “Gordian Naught”

Animals As Leaders Premiere “Monomyth” Music Video

Animals As Leaders have premiered a new video for their new song “Monomyth.” This track is expected to appear on the band’s upcoming album. Tosin Abasi commented:

“‘Monomyth’ is part fever dream, part ritual. Its imagery represents man’s ceaseless attempts to translate transcendent ideas into movement. The conflation of struggle with meaning. Pain with significance. The ultimate failure of distilling perceived patterns in the world into knowledge.”

Polyphia To Replace Animals As Leaders On Dance Gavin Dance, Veil Of Maya, Etc. Tour

Animals As Leaders have dropped off their upcoming tour with Dance Gavin Dance, Veil Of Maya, Eidola, and Wolf & Bear. Polyphia will be taking their place. Animals As Leaders issued the following statement:

“Due to unforeseen circumstances, we will be withdrawing ourselves from the Dance Gavin Dance ‘Afterburner Tour‘. Apologies to any fans who were planning on seeing us on the tour, but we’ll be returning to all these cities on a scheduled headline tour with new music for next year.

Tour Dates:

09/07 Portland, OR – McMenamins Crystal Ballroom
09/08 Seattle, WA – Showbox Sodo
09/10 San Francisco, CA – The Warfield
09/11 Hollywood, CA – Hollywood Palladium
09/13 Salt Lake City, UT – The Complex
09/15 Denver, CO – Mission Ballroom
09/16 Kansas City, MO – Arvest Bank Theatre
09/17 Minneapolis, MN – Fillmore Minneapolis
09/18 Indianapolis, IN – Egyptian Ballroom
09/19 St. Louis, MO – The Pageant
09/21 Chicago, IL – Aragon Ballroom
09/22 Columbus, OH – Express Live!
09/23 Buffalo, NY – Buffalo Riverworks
09/24 Pittsburgh, PA – Stage AE
09/25 Detroit, MI – Masonic Temple Theatre
09/27 Norfolk, VA – The NorVa
09/29 Silver Spring, MD – The Fillmore
09/30 Boston, MA – House Of Blues
10/01 Philadelphia, PA – Franklin Music Hall
10/02 Philadelphia, PA – Franklin Music Hall
10/03 New York, NY – Hammerstein Ballroom
10/05 Lake Buena Vista, FL – House Of Blues
10/06 St. Petersburg, FL – Jannus Live
10/08 Nashville, TN – Marathon Music Works
10/09 Atlanta, GA – Masquerade
10/10 Atlanta, GA – Masquerade
10/12 Dallas, TX – Bomb Factory
10/13 Houston, TX – Warehouse Live
10/14 Houston, TX – Warehouse Live
10/15 San Antonio, TX – Vibes Event Center
10/16 Oklahoma City, OK – The Criterion
10/18 Albuquerque, NM – El Rey Theater
10/19 Tempe, AZ – The Marquee
10/20 Las Vegas, NV – Brooklyn Bowl