Welcome to the LOUDEST DOT COM ON THE PLANET!
KNAC.COM
LISTEN NOW!WATCH NOW! LOGIN JOIN
MAGAZINEON-AIRDOWNLOADSCHATBOARDSCONTESTSSTORE
News

OF MICE & MEN Announce Winter 2018 Headline Tour

By Larry Petro, News Monkey
Monday, November 27, 2017 @ 1:47 PM


New Song "Defy" Streaming

- advertisement -
Fresh off the announcement of the January 19, 2018 drop date for their new album Defy, OF MICE & MEN —vocalist/bassist Aaron Pauley, guitarist Alan Ashby, drummer Valentino Arteaga, and guitarist Phil Manansala — have revealed their Winter 2018 tour plans and have shared the title track from the forthcoming record. Listen to "Defy" below.

The band will embark on a headline run this winter, with BLESSTHEFALL, CANE HILL, FIRE FROM THE GODS, and MSCW in tow. The trek kicks off in Santa Cruz on February 1 and runs through March 7 in San Diego. All tour dates are below. Tickets and VIP packages go on sale Wednesday, November 29 at 10am local time. Tickets and VIP packages will be available HERE.

Regarding the new track, Pauley said, "To defy means to challenge the power of; resist boldly or openly. Our song "Defy" is all about digging your heels in, and being defiant towards feelings of hopelessness, and defining yourself in the process."

The song, which is also the album opener, premiered on Sunday night on Daniel P. Carter's Rock Show on BBC Radio 1. It provides a clarion call for the new record. Hinging on gnashing guitars and an anthemic and empowering chant, the song sees the band embrace its roots, while further sharpening its songwriting.

Defy was produced by Howard Benson (MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE, THREE DAYS GRACE, SKILLET, THE ALL-AMERICAN REJECTS) and mixed by Chris Lord-Alge (GREEN DAY, BREAKING BENJAMIN, SHINEDOWN, RISE AGAINST).

Earlier this month, OF MICE & MEN released the video for the explosive and unforgettable new track "Warzone", along with the previous one-two punch of the singles "Unbreakable" and "Back To Me". Those songs have clocked over 8.5 million Spotify streams and 6 million YouTube/VEVO views in six months.

Over the course of nearly a decade, OF MICE & MEN have steadily risen to the top of the genre's ranks, hitting No. 1 on Billboard's Rock and Independent Charts and No. 4 on the genre-spanning Top 200.

The band has also racked up close to 5 million social media followers, along with a following so dedicated that it's practically disciple-like in its fandom. Through the years, they've shared stages with artists such as METALLICA, LINKIN PARK, SLIPKNOT, and QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE, holding their own all the while winning over new fans with each performance.

OF MICE & MEN ON TOUR:
With BLESSTHEFALL, CANE HILL, FIRE FROM THE GODS, and MSCW

  • 2/1 — Santa Cruz, CA — Catalyst*
  • 2/2 — Portland, OR — Wonder Ballroom*
  • 2/3 — Seattle, WA — El Corazon*
  • 2/4 — Boise, ID — Knitting Factory*
  • 2/5 — Salt Lake City, UT — Complex*
  • 2/6 — Denver, CO — Summit Music Hall*
  • 2/8 — Minneapolis, MN — Music Hall MPLS*
  • 2/9 — St. Louis, MO — Ready Room
  • 2/11 — Chicago, IL — House of Blues
  • 2/12 — Detroit, MI — Crofoot
  • 2/13 — Toronto, ON — Opera House
  • 2/14 — Montreal, QC — Corona Theatre
  • 2/16 — Boston, MA — Paradise Rock Club
  • 2/17 — New York City, NY — Gramercy Theatre
  • 2/18 — Asbury Park, NJ — Stone Pony
  • 2/19 — Philadelphia, PA — Trocadero
  • 2/20 — Charlotte, NC — Underground
  • 2/21 — Atlanta, GA — Masquerade Heaven
  • 2/23 — Orlando, FL — Beacham
  • 2/24 — Destin, FL — Club L.A.
  • 2/25 — New Orleans, LA — House of Blues
  • 2/27 — Houston, TX — White Oak
  • 2/28 — Dallas, TX — Canton Hall
  • 3/1 — Albuquerque, NM — Sunshine
  • 3/4 — Vegas, NV — Vinyl @ Hard Rock Live
  • 3/5 — Flagstaff, AZ — Orpheum
  • 3/6 — Phoenix, AZ — Nile Theatre
  • 3/7 — San Diego, CA — SOMA
* No CANE HILL

DEFY TRACK LISTING:

  • "Defy"
  • "Instincts"
  • "Back To Me"
  • "Sunflower"
  • "Unbreakable"
  • "Vertigo"
  • "Money"
  • "How Will You Live"
  • "On The Inside"
  • "Warzone"
  • "Forever YDG'n"
  • "If We Were Ghosts"


Please log in to view RANTS

If you don't have a username, click here to create an account!

Username: 
Password: 

Message: 
 
 

 





 Recent News
Represent! Get Your KNAC.COM Bumper Sticker
Happenings This Week on KNAC.COM
EYES SET TO KILL Announce New Self-Titled Album
KIP WINGER To Release Solo Box Set Collection
KAMELOT Unveil Title Of Upcoming Album
WITHIN THE NOVA Announce New Album Infinite Cycles
POP EVIL Release "Colors Bleed" Video, Single
MARCO MENDOZA Unleashes "Viva La Rock" Single, Video
THE SKULL To Kick Off "THE SKULL Plays Trouble" North American Headlining Tour
MGT Debut Video For "Every Little Dream"
L.A. GUNS To Release Made In Milan Live Album
ALL HAIL THE YETI Unveils New Video, "Slow Season"
DEF LEPPARD, JOURNEY Announce Summer Co-Headline Tour
HATEBREED To Continue Celebrating 20 Years Of Desire And 15 Years Of Perseverance With Spring 2018 Tour
Guitarist ETHAN BROSH Returns With Conspiracy Album
HERETIC'S DREAM Release "A Price To Pay" Video
NORDIC NOISE FESTIVAL 2018 Announces Full Lineup
SPIDER ROCKETS Set To Release Along Came A Spider Album
New Supergroup DREAM CHILD Revealed
HOLLYWOOD UNDEAD Launch "Your Life" Single, Video
Annual BASH FEST Events Announced, Coincide With NAMM
RINGS OF SATURN Announce "The Dank Meme Tour" 2018
JANET GARDNER Releases "Candle" Video
BLACK VEIL BRIDES Release New Video For "Wake Up"
POWER TRIP Announces North American Headline Tour
UNCURED Join The "POINT BLANK WITH SOULFLY (Nailbomb Set) Tour"
THE DEAD DAISIES Set To Burn It Down In 2018
Don't Miss DIMEBASH At Observatory OC In Santa Ana, CA On January 25th
FU MANCHU Premieres Title Track From New Album Clone Of The Universe
EXHUMED Announces "Grind Over Europe II" Headlining Dates
OF MICE & MEN Drop Cover Of PINK FLOYD's "Money"
CORROSION OF CONFORMITY Unveil "The Luddite" Video
URIAH HEEP Update North American Tour Schedule
KAOTEON Set To Release New Album Damnatio Memoriae
WARBRINGER Announce Special "Waking Into Nightmares" Shows In April
NIGHTWISH Reveal Track List For Decades Compilation
SANCTUARY To Tribute Upcoming Tour To WARREL DANE
ARJEN LUCASSEN Reveals Ayreon Universe - The Best of Ayreon Live Album
VISIGOTH Launches Video For "Warrior Queen"
THUNDER Set To Release New Live Album Stage
FIREWIND Unleash 'We Defy' Music Video
BON JOVI Announces 2018 "This House Is Not For Sale Tour"
ROBINSONS, IRON MAIDEN And HELP FOR HEROES Join Forces To Launch LIGHT BRIGADE Beer In The U.K.
EDGE OF PARADISE To Open For METAL ALLEGIANCE At NAMM 2018
WHITE WIZZARD Streams Title Track To New Album Infernal Overdrive
Swedish Heavy Rockers JIRM, Formerly Known As JEREMY IRONS AND THE RATGANG MALIBUS, Set To Release Surge Ex Monumentis Album
JOE PERRY Reveals All-Star Band For Roxy Show
JOHN CORABI To Release Live 94 (One Night In Nashville)
AXEL RUDI PELL Set For New Album Knights Call
Frontiers Music Srl Welcomes TORA TORA
PHIL CAMPBELL AND THE BASTARD SONS Release New Video For "Welcome To Hell"
IRON REAGAN And GATECREEPER Announce Split LP
KITTIE Celebrate 20 Years With New Documentary
CURRENTS Release New Video For "Delusion"
WE CAME AS ROMANS Announce Spring 2018 Headline Tour
ANUBIS GATE Release Full Video For Track "Black"
BLACK LABEL SOCIETY Debut "Trampled Down Below" Track
OUTDREJAS Spreads Positive Message With "Pomise" Video
5RAND Present New Video For Track "Erase"
SPREAD EAGLE Sign To Frontiers Music Srl
THE CROWN Announce New Album, Cobra Speed Venom
VOICES OF EXTREME Sign To Z RECORDS
WITHERFALL To Play First Shows On 70000 TONS OF METAL Cruise
MIKE LEPOND'S SILENT ASSASSINS Release New Single "Hordes Of Fire"
ST. JAMES, Featuring Drummer CARL CANEDY (THE RODS) Launch "Attitude" Video
URIAH HEEP Announce 2018 North American Tour
OFFENSIVE GROUND Release "Salvage Dump" Video
Metal Legend Producer CHRIS TSANGARIDES Dies At 61
KILLER DWARFS Sign To EMP Label Group, New Live LP Live, No Guff Coming In April
ALLEGAEON Launches Cover Of RUSH's "Animate"
W.E.T. To Release Earthrage Album In March
X JAPAN Return To U.S. For COACHELLA 2018 Debut
UNRULY CHILD Announce Unhinged- LIVE FROM MILAN! CD/DVD
OBLIVION Reveal New Album Resilience Details
KICKIN VALENTINA Release "Crazy" Music Video
JUNGLE ROT Preparing Tenth Studio Album
JUDAS PRIEST Unleash "Lightning Strike" Video
Original ALICE COOPER GROUP Guitarist/Songwriter MICHAEL BRUCE Releases No More Mr. Nice Guy Biography Limited Edition Box Set
MAMMOTH GRINDER Share "Servant Of The Most High" Video
AS I LAY DYING Frail Words Collapse, Shadows Are Security LP Reissues Now Available
BULLETBOYS Unveil From Out Of The Skies Album
VISIGOTH Reveal Details For Conqueror's Oath Album
RED FANG Announce Custom Wine; Additional Tour Dates
NEW YEARS DAY Unveil Diary Of A Creep EP Specifics
New Label RFL RECORDS Announces First Signings, Seeks New Talent
A PERFECT CIRCLE Welcome 2018 With New Song "Disillusioned"
SOLDIERS OF SOLACE Reveal We Are Immortal Album Details
EMP LABEL GROUP Launches Outlaw Country/Southern Rock Imprint “EMP OUTLAW”
SEBASTIEN Reveal Act Of Creation Album Details





HOME | MAGAZINE | ON-AIR | DOWNLOADS | CHAT | BOARDS | CONTESTS | STORE | HELP

©2018 KNAC.COM. All Rights Reserved.    Link to us    Advertise with us    Privacy policy
 Latest News