Periphery Get Proggy on New Song ‘Garden in the Bones’
Nearly a month ago, Periphery announced their new album and dished out the concussive new track "Blood Eagle." On "Garden in the Bones," their newest song, the group dials back the intensity with a more spacious offering.
The duality of Spencer Sotelo's voice is utilized perfectly as he alternates between breathy singing and white-knuckled screams over prickly, airy leads and Periphery's signature low-end rhythm riffing. The dreamscape passages lull you into a relaxed state, but it's never long before aggression triumphs.
Listen to "Garden in the Bones" in the video above.
"We finally spent a year on a record," says guitarist Jake Bowen. "We've never been able to do that. The quality and pacing of the work show we took our time with this one. That's an important note about this. We really got to do everything we wanted to do in the space we had to do it." Mark adds: "I think you can hear the adventurous intent behind much of this material as a result. We're all the happiest we've ever been with a release, and it's no coincidence. Can't wait for you all to hear it."
Periphery IV: Hail Stan will be released on April 5. Pre-order your copy here and check out the band's upcoming U.S. tour dates below.
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March 30 — Anaheim, Calif. @ City National Grove of Anaheim #
March 31 — San Francisco, Calif. @ The Regency
April 02 — Las Vegas, Nev. @ Brooklyn Bowl
April 03 — Phoenix, Ariz. @ Van Buren
April 05 — Dallas, Texas @ South Side Music Hall
April 06 — San Antonio, Texas @ Alamo City Music
April 07 — Houston, Texas @ Warehouse Live
April 09 — Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. @ Revolution
April 11 — Silver Springs, Md. @ The Fillmore
April 12 — New York, N.Y. @ Playstation Theater
April 13 — Philadelphia, Pa. @ Franklin Music Hall
April 14 — Worcester, Mass. @ Palladium
April 16 — Cleveland, Ohio @ Agora
April 17 — Detroit, Mich. @ Royal Oak
April 18 — Chicago, Ill. @ House of Blues
April 20 — Columbus, Ohio @ Newport Music Hall
# - Swan Fest w/Dance Gavin Dance, Crown The Empire, Don Broco, Veil of Maya, Intervals, Volumes, Hail The Sun and more
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