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UK’s Alvarez Kings Premiere “Tell Tale Heart” on Billboard; ‘Fear To Feel’ EP Out June 16 on Sire/Warner Brothers; Band on Vans Warped Tour All Summer

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UK’s Alvarez Kings Premiere “Tell Tale Heart” on Billboard; ‘Fear To Feel’ EP Out June 16 on Sire/Warner Brothers; Band on Vans Warped Tour All Summer

“The buildups sound like they’re ready to take on the world in Joshua Tree-era U2 fashion, just in time for when a glistening guitar line comes in and drives the song skyward.”- Billboard

 

Alvarez Kings is premiering a track titled “Tell Tale Heart” on Billboard.

Bassist Paul Thompson tells Billboard, “In the camp there’s a feeling of becoming fed up with the same generic indie guitar music of our peers.”

The self-described “progressive indie pop” band from Sheffield, England will release its new EP ‘Fear To Feel’ worldwide on June 16 via Sire/Warner Brothers Records.

Pre-order ‘Fear To Feel’ here.

Alvarez Kings just wrapped up a string of UK/EU dates with Echosmith May 19-26 and will be on the entire Vans Warped Tour from June 19 through Aug. 8.

Tour Dates:

Jun 06 The Harley w/ Glass Caves Sheffield, United Kingdom

Vans Warped Tour

Jun 19 Pomona Fairplex Pomona, CA
Jun 20 Shoreline Amphitheatre Mountain View, CA
Jun 21 Seaside Park – Ventura County Fairgrounds Ventura, CA
Jun 23 Quail Run Park Mesa, AZ
Jun 24 Isleta Amphitheater Albuquerque, NM
Jun 25 REMINGTON PARK Oklahoma City, OK
Jun 26 NRG Park Main St Yellow Lot Houston, TX
Jun 27 Gexa Energy Pavilion Dallas, TX
Jun 28 AT&T Center San Antonio, TX
Jul 01 Tennessee State Fairgrounds Nashville, TN
Jul 02 Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood Atlanta, GA
Jul 03 VINOY PARK St Petersburg, FL
Jul 04 Cruzan Amphitheatre West Palm Beach, FL
Jul 05 TINKER FIELD Orlando, FL
Jul 06 Morocco Shrine Auditorium And Grounds Jacksonville, FL
Jul 07 PNC Music Pavilion Charlotte, NC
Jul 08 Farm Bureau Live at Virginia Beach, VA
Jul 09 First Niagara Pavilion Pittsburgh, PA
Jul 10 Susquehanna Bank Center Camden, NJ
Jul 11 Nikon at Jones Beach Amphitheatre Wantagh, NY
Jul 12 Xfinity Theatre Hartford, CT
Jul 14 Xfinity Center Mansfield, MA
Jul 15 Darien Lake PAC Darien Center, NY
Jul 16 Riverbend Music Center Cincinnati, OH
Jul 17 Molson Canadian Amphitheatre Toronto, Canada
Jul 18 Merriweather Post Pavilion Shady Side, MD
Jul 19 PNC Bank Arts Center Holmdel, NJ
Jul 21 The Pavilion at Montage Mountain Scranton, PA
Jul 23 Blossom Music Center Cuyahoga Falls, OH
Jul 24 The Palace of Auburn Hills Parking Lot Detroit, MI
Jul 25 First Midwest Bank Amphitheater Chicago, IL
Jul 26 Canterbury Park Shakopee, MN
Jul 27 Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre Maryland Heights, MO
Jul 28 Marcus Amphitheatre Milwaukee, WI
Jul 29 Klipsch music center Noblesville, IN
Jul 30 Cricket Wireless Amphitheater
Aug 01 Utah State Fairpark Salt Lake City, UT
Aug 02 Pepsi Center Parking Lot Denver, CO
Aug 05 Qualcomm Stadium Parking Lot San Diego, CA
Aug 07 Portland Expo Center Portland, OR
Aug 08 White River Amphitheater Auburn, WA

 

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Track Listing:

1. Run From You

2. Tell-Tale Heart

3. Fear To Feel

4. Tortured & the Tears

 

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About Alvarez Kings:

Alvarez Kings story starts from their humble roots in South Yorkshire. Rising to popularity quickly the band would go on to sell out hometown shows, selling out of their first two releases and culminating in their latest offering No Resolve being named Single of The Year by BBC Radio Sheffield as well as coveting local awards including Best Band and Best EP.

With a foot hold in their native county, ambitions were set further afield in the UK which resulted in festival slots at Isle of Wight and O2 Wireless and sold out shows in many of London’s famous venues including KOKO and The 100 Club to name a few.

Naturally, Alvarez Kings spread their music across the shores with three successful tours of Europe, a three week tour of Canada and industry showcases at SXSW and CMJ which presented the band the opportunity to play a mammoth 40 date tour in the US – the infamous Vans Warped Tour – taking in 26 States and garnering them rave nationwide press reviews and a firm, dedicated fanbase.

Alvarez Kings became reality TV stars when Fuse TV filmed the band’s adventures on Vans Warped Tour for Season 2 of the hit TV show Warped Roadies.

Presently Alvarez Kings, having become fed up with the same generic indie guitar music of their peers and went into the studio to record what will become their next release entitled Fear To Feel; a blend of soaring melody, thought provoking lyrics, coupled with epic dynamic ranges and intricate musicality The new EP takes on forever altering soundscapes ranging from electronica and deep house production through indie hooks and melody, flirting with complex time signatures and a symphonic cacophony of instrumentation and harmony, whilst maintaining its popular vigour at its core.

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