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Andy Biersack, also known as Andy Black, has released the third single from his upcoming album The Ghost Of Ohio.

“The Promise” comes accompanied by a lyric video which was teased just a few short days before.

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The track’s lyrics will hit you right in the feels while tugging on your little emo heart. Black’s sophomore solo album will also be accompanied by The Ghost Of Ohio graphic novel, both released on April 12.

Check out the lyric video for “The Promise” below.

Recently, Black unveiled the prologue to his graphic novel. The audio recording gives the background of the ghost. According to the recording, the ghost grew up in a small town with a lack of acceptance. After being accused of a crime he did not commit, the ghost was sentenced to death.

“I think I had an overall emotional renaissance when it came to doing this [project],” Biersack told AltPress about the space of his life dedicated to the making of The Ghost Of Ohio album and its spin-off graphic novel component.

“My ability to understand other people and just communicate and have empathy was greatly improved by this whole project. When you’re putting yourself out there on your own, there’s no safety net.”

“You’re not part of a gang of people who think, ‘Who cares what anybody else says? It’s us against the world.’ Which is great, but when you’re in a position when you’ve done that through your teenage years and into your adult life, you inherently close yourself off to the human condition.

Both The Ghost Of Ohio album and graphic novel are available for preorder now digitally and via physical copies.

Earlier this month, Black released the official music video for the album’s title track, which you can watch below.

Biersack is also headed on tour next month. Grab tickets here and check out the full list of dates below.

Dates

04/07 – Sacramento, CA @ Ace Of Spades
04/09 – Seattle, WA @ El Corazon
04/10 – Portland, OR @ Hawthorne
04/12 – Las Vegas, NV @ Vinyl
04/13 –Los Angeles, CA @ El Rey Theatre
04/14 – Phoenix, AZ @ The Nile Theatre
04/16 – Salt Lake City, UT @ The Depot
04/17 – Denver, CO @ The Gothic
04/19 – Dallas, TX @ Gas Monkey
04/20 – San Antonio, TX @ The Rock Box
04/22 – Atlanta, GA @ The Masquerade
04/23 – Orlando, FL @ Plaza Live
04/25 – Cincinnati, OH @ Bogarts

04/26 – Greensboro, NC @ The Blind Tiger
04/29 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Mr. Smalls
04/30 – Baltimore, MD @ Baltimore Soundstage
05/01 – New York, NY @ Gramercy Theatre
05/03 – Worcester, MA @ The Palladium
05/04 – Asbury Park, NJ @ Asbury Lanes
05/06 – Grand Rapids, MI @ Elevation
05/07 – Chicago, IL @ Metro
05/08 – Minneapolis, MN @ Varsity Theater
05/10 – Cleveland, OH @ Phantasy Nightclub
05/11 – Detroit, MI @ The Majestic
05/13 – Toronto, ON @ The Opera House
05/15 – Montreal, QC @ L’Astral
05/16 – Philadelphia, PA @ Underground Arts
05/17 – Virginia Beach, VA @ Elevation 27

What do you think of the third single from Andy’s upcoming solo album? Sound off in the comments below!

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