Issues announce details of new album ‘Headspace’!


Atlanta-based rock band ISSUES have announced a May 20th release for new album ‘HEADSPACE‘ (Rise Records), the much-anticipated follow-up to 2014’s acclaimed self-titled debut. They’re giving fans a sneak preview of the album by releasing the first track and video, “The Realest,” which can be viewed HERE. Fans can get “The Realest” as an instant download by clicking HERE to pre-order HEADSPACE on iTunes.

ISSUES (vocalists Tyler Carter and Michael Bohn, bassist Skyler Acord, guitarist A.J. Rebollo and percussionist Josh Manuel) recorded HEADSPACE at Interlace Audio in Portland, OR with producers Kris Crummett, Erik Ron and Tyler “Scout” Acord.Alternative Press called the album “one of the most anticipated records of 2016.”


The full track listing for HEADSPACE is as follows:

01. The Realest
02. Home Soon
03. Lost-n-Found (On A Roll)
04. Yung & Dum
05. Made To Last
06. Flojo
07. Hero
08. COMA
09. Rank Rider
10. Blue Wall
11. Someone Who Does
12. I Always Knew
13. Slow Me Down

“We were all passionate about making a different-sounding album and that was really liberating,” says vocalist Tyler Carter. “The band’s grown a lot both as people and musicians and I think you can really hear that on this record. I’m proud of the work and creativity we put into it and can’t wait for everyone to hear it.”

ISSUES are currently headlining the Monster Energy Outbreak Tour in the USA, before heading to the UK for a headline run and Slam Dunk Festival. This summer, they’ll be a main stage feature on the US Warped Tour, 

ISSUES broke big with 2014’s self-titled debut, which entered the Billboard Top 200 chart at No. 9 and hit No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Hard Rock Albums, Top Modern Rock, and Top Independent Albums charts. Since the release of 2012’s debut EP Black Diamonds (which hit No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Hard Rock and Top independent Albums charts), ISSUES has earned “Artist of the Year” honors at the 2015 Alternative Press Music Awards, shared stages with the likes of Linkin Park, Of Mice & Men, Bring Me The Horizon and PVRIS, amassed over 40,000,000 Spotify streams and 20,000,000 YouTube views, and built a diehard international fanbase whose members number in the hundreds of thousands.

Full dates below:

Tues 24 May – Yplas, Cardiff – UK – TICKETS
Wed 25 May – Koko, London – UK – TICKETS
Thurs 26 May – 02 Ritz, Manchester – UK – TICKETS
Fri 27 May – Garage, Glasgow – UK – TICKETS

Sat 28 May 2016 – SLAM DUNK FESTIVAL North – Leeds City Centre
Sun 29 May 2016 – SLAM DUNK FESTIVAL Midlands –Birmingham, NEC
Mon 30 May 2016- SLAM DUNK FESTIVAL South – Hatfield, University of Hertfordshire

Tues 31 May – Engine Rooms, Southampton – UK – TICKETS

Tickets on sale now.


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