LA post-metal group DAWN FADES is releasing their self-titled debut album on February 8 via Metal Assault Records, and to promote the release, the band will embark upon a West Coast mini-tour in February-March, along with fellow LA post-metal band Karas as main support. This is in addition to the already announced album release show at the Old Towne Pub in Pasadena on February 16, also featuring Karas in the lineup. To go with this tour announcement, Dawn Fades is also hereby unveiling another track off of the album. Check out the tour dates and stream “See” using the bandcamp player below.
Dawn Fades x Karas upcoming shows:
2.16 – Pasadena, CA @ Old Towne Pub (tickets)
2.27 – Cupertino, CA @ The X Bar
2.28 – Seattle, WA @ Darrell’s Tavern
3/1 – Kelso, WA @ Erebus
3/2 – Portland, OR @ Twilight Cafe & Bar
3/3 – Oakland, CA @ Elbo Room
The Dawn Fades album is available for pre-order on black and limited edition gold vinyl, as well as digitally, via the Metal Assault web store.
On December 17, Doomed & Stoned hosted the exclusive premiere of the stunning music video for the song “Freeze”, (directed by Patrick Churvis, filmed by Drew Paslay and edited by Josh Drew) along with a stellar writeup.
Previously, Ghost Cult Magazine premiered the first single, “Freeze”, and Blabbermouthunveiled the second single and opening track, “Lean”. Both songs are available for streaming and download via the Metal Assault bandcamp, and on Spotify, Apple Music, iTunes, Google Play Music, Amazon Music, Tidal and Deezer.
What the press is saying about Dawn Fades:
“The spectrum traversed within this music is sourced from a place of symmetry, where a sonic duality is explored and encompasses both fierceness and finesse.” – Riff Relevant
“Dawn Fades ensure “Freeze” will have you in a constant kaleidoscope of twisting chaotic tensions.” – Doomed & Stoned
“If you are a fan of post-metal–or perhaps similarly uninitiated–this debut will undoubtedly prove an intriguing and satisfyingly immersive experience.” – Sleeping Village Reviews
Dawn Fades track listing:
1. Lean (5:06)
2. Conceal (6:10)
3. Ashes (5:36)
4. -(pause)- (0:40)
5. Shackle (5:25)
6. See (4:07)
7. Freeze (6:56)
Dawn Fades is:
Sam Sherwood (vocals)
Adam El-Gerbi (guitar)
Markus Erren Pardiñas (bass)
Scott Quist (drums)
Nate Hertweck (guitar)
Credit for all Dawn Fades promo shots:
Elizabeth Gore / Lone Wolf Productions