Tuesday, 9 February 2016
FOR TODAY Announce UK tour with Novelists in April
Iowa, USA diligent metalcore quartet For Today are very pleased to announce that they will be making their first trip to the UK since the release of latest album ‘Wake’. Special guests on this run will be dexterous Parisian metallers Novelists, and Silent Planet from Los Angeles.
For Today’s ardent front man Mattie Montgomery said of the news:
"We are so excited to finally get back to the UK and Europe again. To all the fans who have been asking us to come over these last couple years: We'll see you soon!"
You can see For Today and Novelists at the following UK dates:
11th April – Birmingham, Rainbow 12th April – Glasgow, Cathouse 13th April – Cardiff, Clwb Ifor Bach 14th April - London, Borderline
For Today signed to Nuclear Blast in July 2015, releasing their sixth studio album ‘Wake’ in the October of that year.
For Today were founded in 2005, releasing their first studio album ‘Ekklesia’ in 2008, and have now released six studio albums to date. Their success has come down to the quartet’s constant perseverance and doing things in a D.I.Y fashion – playing music for the sake of playing music and pursuing their dreams in spite of all challenges. For Today have built up an overwhelmingly supportive following around the world with skills honed on the Vans Warped Tour and on countless tours across five continents alongside contemporaries such as Asking Alexandria, Devil Wears Prada, Texas In July and Throwdown.
elists released their debut album ‘Souvenirs’ to widespread critical commendation in November 2015 via Nuclear Blast’s imprint label Arising Empire. ‘jam-packed with the immense scope and captivating complexity that has since heralded them as the new kings of the progressive metal scene’ Rock Sound
‘Novelists take on Dream Theater at their own game… sublime, but complex’ Kerrang
Novelists were founded in Paris in early 2013 by the Durand brothers, Florestan and Amael. They swiftly joined forces with former A Call To Sincerity members Matt, Charly and Nicolas and went on to release their first single ‘Twenty Years’ in the April of that year. Their fresh and distinguished sound was something the metal world certainly did not expect - and that was only the beginning. Within the next ten months leading up to the release of their first EP, the band released five more singles and numerous videos. Since then Novelists’’ name and music had spread around the globe like wildfire, catching both the fans’ and the industry’s interest.