Fit For A King Premiere “When Everything Means Nothing” Video

Fit For A King have premiered a new video for their song “When Everything Means Nothing.” This track is from the band’s latest album “Dark Skies.“

Fit For A King Announce Summer Tour With Norma Jean, Currents, & Left Behind

Fit For A King have announced a summer tour with Norma Jean, Currents, and Left Behind. Afterlife will also perform on the last six dates in place of Currents.

Tour Dates:

07/17 Colorado Springs, CO – Black Sheep
07/18 Ft. Collins, Co – Aggie
07/19 Omaha, NE – The Waiting Room
07/20 Oshkosh, WI – Rock USA
07/21 Cincinnati, OH – 20th Century Theatre
07/23 London, ON – Call The Office
07/24 Ottawa, ON – Mavericks
07/25 Quebec City, QC – Le D’Auteuil
07/26 Montreal, QC – Foufounes Electriques
07/27 Bangor, ME – Impact Music Festival
07/28 Lancaster, PA – Chameleon Club
07/30 Memphis, TN – Growlers
07/31 Oklahoma City, OK – Diamond Ballroom
08/01 Midland, TX – Rock The Desert
08/02 Austin, TX – Come And Take It Live
08/03 Corpus Christi, TX – House Of Rock
08/05 Fayetteville, AR – George’s Majestic Lounge
08/06 St. Louis, MO – Fubar
08/07 Iowa City, IA – Blue Moose
08/08 Grand Rapids, MI – Elevation
08/09 Indianapolis, IN – The Citadel
08/10 Columbus, OH – Skully’s
08/11 Elmira, NY – iMatter Festival
08/13 Virginia Beach, VA – Peabody’s (with Afterlife) (no Currents)
08/14 Jacksonville, NC – Tarheel (with Afterlife) (no Currents)
08/15 Asheville, NC – Orange Peel (with Afterlife) (no Currents)
08/16 Nashville, TN – The Cowan (with Afterlife) (no Currents)
08/17 Springfield, MO – The Riff (with Afterlife) (no Currents)
08/18 Tyler, TX – Crossroads (with Afterlife) (no Currents)

Fit For A King & Phinehas Members Cover Killswitch Engage’s “My Curse”

Ryan Kirby (Fit For A King) and Daniel Gailey (Phinehas) have shared a cover of Killswitch Engage‘s “My Curse.” The track is part of their covers series, which you can contribute to via Patreon.

[via The PRP]

Bobby Lynge Steps Away From Fit For A King To Sell Plants With His Wife

Bobby Lynge has announced that he is stepping away from Fit For A King. The guitarist’s decision comes after him and his wife started a plant shop in Fort Worth, TX.

Lynge commented:

“These three gentlemen mean more too me than they’ll ever know. I regret not telling them how important they were to me and how much I needed them in my life when we were on the road together. So, this post is for them.

A million thanks for all the hard work, amazing days & nights, long talks during drives and everything in between. This band is built with strong, talented, intelligent musicians. With more drive and charisma than most acts out there. Fit For A King will live forever.

At the end of 2017 I decided to make a massive shift in my life and start a business in Fort Worth with my wife, Emily. I could go into all the details as to why I was willing to sacrifice this incredible career, but let’s just keep it simple – I was not designed to be away from my wife and children for half, if not the majority of the year.

So we bought an airstream, renovated it and now we have a plant shop located in the heart of Fort Worth on Magnolia Ave.

I’ve been putting this announcement off because every time I would think about making a statement I would feel sick and need to come back to it at a later date. (I’m two tours late). So I apologize to you three for keeping our fans in the dark, forcing y’all to answer the awkward questions. I should’ve been transparent about this from the beginning.

I’m thankful that y’all are gracious enough to allow me to write & create while you tour the world. (I will be involved in the writing process as long as they’ll have me & will still be going into the studio with the band to write new heavy tunes.) It doesn’t feel right to say that I’ll never be on stage again, and it doesn’t feel right to say that I’ll never tour again.

So if you feel so inclined, continue to follow along to my journey as I talk about plants, my family, and bust out the occasional riff video. Maybe you’ll catch me out on the road with the guys in the future. But for now, I’m selling plants with my hot ass wife.

Thanks for everything. Riff on.”

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These three gentlemen mean more too me than they’ll ever know. I regret not telling them how important they were to me and how much I needed them in my life when we were on the road together. So, this post is for them. A million thanks for all the hard work, amazing days & nights, long talks during drives and everything in between. This band is built with strong, talented, intelligent musicians. With more drive and charisma than most acts out there. Fit For A King will live forever. At the end of 2017 I decided to make a massive shift in my life and start a business in Fort Worth with my wife, Emily. I could go into all the details as to why I was willing to sacrifice this incredible career, but let’s just keep it simple – I was not designed to be away from my wife and children for half, if not the majority of the year. So we bought an airstream, renovated it and now we have a plant shop located in the heart of Fort Worth on Magnolia Ave. I’ve been putting this announcement off because every time I would think about making a statement I would feel sick and need to come back to it at a later date. (I’m two tours late). So I apologize to you three for keeping our fans in the dark, forcing y’all to answer the awkward questions. I should’ve been transparent about this from the beginning. I’m thankful that y’all are gracious enough to allow me to write & create while you tour the world. (I will be involved in the writing process as long as they’ll have me & will still be going into the studio with the band to write new heavy tunes.) It doesn’t feel right to say that I’ll never be on stage again, and it doesn’t feel right to say that I’ll never tour again. So if you feel so inclined, continue to follow along to my journey as I talk about plants, my family, and bust out the occasional riff video. Maybe you’ll catch me out on the road with the guys in the future. But for now, I’m selling plants with my hot ass wife. Thanks for everything. Riff on.

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Chelsea Grin, Fit For A King, & Alla Xul Elu Added To Motionless In White & Twiztid’s Halloween Shows

Chelsea Grin, Fit For A King, and Alla Xul Elu have been added to Motionless In White and Twiztid’s Halloween shows. Here’s the dates:

10/30 Detroit, MI – Majestic Theatre (feat. Chelsea Grin & Alla Xul Elu)
10/31 Sauget, IL – Pop’s (feat. Fit For A King & Alla Xul Elu)

Fit For A King Premiere “Oblivion” Video

Fit For A King have premiered a new video for their song “Oblivion.” This track is from the band’s latest album “Dark Skies.“ Ryan Kirby commented:

“‘Oblivion‘, on its own, is a very personal song to me, but with this video, it’s brought to a different level. The video shows how powerful forgiveness can be, and even when we don’t think others deserve it, God does. This video definitely isn’t for the faint of heart. But we believe it can show the power of forgiveness through the pain.”

Fit For A King Stream New Song “Oblivion”

Fit For A King are streaming a new song titled “Oblivion,” via Heavy Consequence. This track is from the band’s new album “Dark Skies,“ which will be released on September 14. Ryan Kirby commented:

“To put it simply, ‘Oblivion‘ is a story about a man’s search for forgiveness. The lyrics in this track were inspired by a fan (who wishes to remain anonymous), who had done some hurtful things to people he loved. He felt he was beyond forgiving, though he desired it deeply and wanted to make things right. The chorus, ‘Tell me I won’t be forgotten,’ is his cry to God to not abandon him, to give him peace. It’s one of the more emotional songs on the album.”