ÆGES prepping new LP (song debut); Pelican releasing an EP
DOWNLOAD: ÆGES - "Wrong (MP3)
ÆGES at The Power of The Riff in San Francisco (more by Taylor Keahey)
Combine past and present members of Pelican, Shift, Undertow and 16 and you'll get LA's ÆGES, a crew preparing their new LP The Bridge for release via The Mylene Sheath on April 17th. The record mines metal and hardcore in many of the same ways that Quicksand or Betty-era Helmet did in the 90s and Cave In or its contemporaries have in latter years; melodic vocals top thundering guitar riffs on tracks like "Wrong" which makes its debut here today. Check out "Wrong" streaming below or downloadable above.
In related news, Pelican is preparing their new release the new Ataraxia/Taraxis EP via Southern Lord on April 12th. Stream a new track, "Lathe Biosas", below. In the meantime, you can catch up on previously released Pelican material via their 10xLP boxset available now (with domestic shipping!).
All streams are below, as well as a set of Pelican tour dates in the EU surrounding their appearance at Roadburn.
ÆGES - "Wrong"
ÆGES - The Bridge Tracklisting
Doesn't Feel The Same
Sent From Heaven (Rest In Dirt)
The Words We Say
I Believe In Ghosts
ÆGES - Roaches
ÆGES - Dirt
PELICAN - 2012 TOUR DATES
Fri, Apr 6 Dunk! Festival Zottegem, Belgium
Sat, Apr 7 Upstairs at The Garage London, UK
Sun, Apr 8 O2 Academy Birmingham Birmingham, UK
Mon, Apr 9 Brudenell Social Club Leeds, UK
Tue, Apr 10 Stereo Glasgow, UK
Wed, Apr 11 The Ruby Lounge Manchester, UK
Thu, Apr 12 The Haunt Brighton, UK
Fri, Apr 13 The Cooler Bristol, UK
Sat, Apr 14 Roadburn Tilburg, Netherlands
Sun, Apr 15 La Maroquinerie Paris, France
Mon, Apr 16 Jubez Karlsruhe, Germany
Tue, Apr 17 Bad Bonn Dudingen, Switzerland
Wed, Apr 18 Magnolia Milan, Italy
Thu, Apr 19 Feierwerk Munich, Germany
Fri, Apr 20 Cassiopeia Berlin, Germany
Sat, Apr 21 Nosturi Helsinki, Finland