NewsMarch 27, 2024 12:16 PM ET1,129 views

Allegaeon release standalone single "Iridescent" along with official music video

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Tony Gomez

Extreme metal outfit Allegaeon have shared the standalone single, "Iridescent". The band announce back in January they were hitting the studio to record their seventh full-length album.

 

Returning vocalist Ezra Haynes had this to share regarding the song:

Originally recorded during the same session as our last single, 'Inhumation,' we wanted to release 'Iridescent' to give our fans a little love before we full send our next album cycle. This stand-alone single was cut from the very cloth of ALLEGAEON's Elements Of The Infinite era. Perfect timing too, as we're about to head out on the North American leg of the Cancer Culture Tour with Decapitated, Septicflesh, and Kataklysm this April. It will be very cool to see how the newer material is received. Here we are, just about ten years from when we released the song '1.618.' We still get asked to this very day about our wheel of subgenres, or, 'Where's the crab?' I'm really looking forward to the next ten-plus years of glizzies.

Guitarist Greg Burgess added:

The music for 'Iridescent' spawned from my excitement of working with Ezra again. We had been throwing ideas back and forth, rekindling our writing chemistry, and this song just seemed to write itself. The accompanying video's subject matter evolved much like our video for '1.618.' Five guys sat around talking about stupid things until we started laughing. Then the question was posed... 'What if?' Anyway, I hope people like hotdogs and stupid videos.

 

 

 

The band will be support for the upcoming Decapitated "Cancer Culture Over North America" tour featuring Septicflesh, and Kataklysm this spring. 

04/16 Santa Ana, CA @ The Observatory
04/17 Mesa, AZ @ Nile Theater
04/18 Albuquerque, NM @ Sunshine Theater
04/19 Dallas, TX @ Granada Theater
04/20 Houston, TX @ White Oak Music Hall
04/21 Austin, TX @ Come and Take It Live
04/23 Tampa, FL @ The Orpheum
04/24 Atlanta, GA @ The Masquerade (Hell)
04/25 Greensboro, NC @ Hangar 1819
04/26 Wilmington, DE @ The Queen
04/27 Hartford, CT @ The Webster
04/28 Brooklyn, NY @ Warsaw
04/29 Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
05/01 Quebec City, QC @ Imperial Bell
05/02 Montreal, QC @ Beanfield Theater
05/03 Toronto, ON @ The Phoenix
05/04 Pittsburgh, PA @ Preserving Underground
05/05 Fort Wayne, IN @ Piere's Entertainment Center
05/06 Detroit, MI @ St. Andrews Hall
05/07 Louisville, KY @ Headliners Music Hall
05/08 Joliet, IL @ The Forge
05/10 Minneapolis, MN @ Green Room
05/11 Winnipeg, MB @ Park Theater
05/12 Saskatoon, SK @ Louis (USSU)
05/13 Edmonton, AB @ The Starlite Room
05/14 Calgary, AB @ The Back Alley
05/16 Vancouver, BC @ Rickshaw Theater
05/17 Portland, OR @ Hawthorne Theater
05/18 San Francisco, CA @ DNA Lounge
05/19 Los Angeles, CA @ 1720




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