By Staff on July 12, 2011
Nestled neatly in between the punk, hardcore, thrash, Troy-core, and pop-punk genres that make up the Albany, NY music scene, you will find Aficionado. Part indie, part rock, and a little bit of experimentation, Aficionado are set to release their new full-length on the world and we have a new track to premiere for you.
After listening to and downloading "Falsified Inspiration," you will most likely figure out why No Sleep Records has taken interest. Their style is a mix of big guitars, male/female harmonies, anthematic choruses and a rock hook that you just can't shake off. It's a refreshing sound, boasts upbeat energy, and should get you excited for the forthcoming full-length.
Their new self-titled album was produced and recorded by AJ Mogis (Bright Eyes, M. Ward, Cursive) and will arrive July 26th via No Sleep Records.
You can pre-order a copy right here.
Be sure to catch Aficionado on the road this August-September with Tim Kasher.
22 RECORD RELEASE SHOW @ Valentine's Albany, NY
23 RECORD RELEASE SHOW @ The Pine Box Rock Shop Brooklyn, NY
19 Pontiac, MI The Croofoot &
20 Columbus , OH Double Happiness &
21 Cleveland, OH Grog Shop &
22 Rochester, NY Bug Jar &
23 Boston, MA Great Scott &
24 New York, NY Mercury Lounge &
25 Philadelphia, PA Johnny Brenda's &
26 Washington, DC Red Palace &
27 Chapel Hill, NC Local 506 &
29 Atlanta, GA The Earl &
30 St Augustine, FL Café Eleven &
31 Orlando, FL The Social &
01 Tallahassee, FL Club Down Under &
02 Birmingham, AL Bottletree &
03 Memphis, TN Hi Tone &
04 Little Rock, AR TBD &
06 Austin, TX Mohawk &
07 Dallas, TX The Loft &
08 Oklahoma City, OK The Conservatory &
09 Lawrence, KS Jackpot &
10 Omaha, NE Waiting Room &
& w/ Tim Kasher