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Beartooth have announced The Blackbird Session EP where the band are reimaging songs from their 2018 album Disease with a country and folk spin. 

Along with the announcement, they dropped the sultry new version of “Clever” that explores lead singer Caleb Shomo’s roots. 

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Shomo and the band recorded the EP at the Blackbird Studio in Nashville, TN. 

“When the idea came up to do acoustic sessions, immediately my mind went to family holidays — constantly surrounded by singing old hymns and harmonies on harmonies,” Shomo said to Loudwire. “The idea of taking Beartooth in a direction of my first musical moments in life felt right.” 

The full EP will arrive September 13, and will definitely be totally different than what fans are used to. It will contain acoustic versions of “Disease,” “You Never Know” and “Afterfall” alongside “Clever”. 

Check out the totally new version of “Clever” down below. 

You can also stream Disease in-full down below.

More Beartooth news

Beartooth are heating things up with the recent debut of their live video for the track “You Never Know.” The video features footage from the band’s performance at Rock am Ring festival in Nürburg June 7.

Directed and edited by JAR, the video shows off the band’s electric live performance style and showcases their incredible pyrotechnics.

You can watch the badass festival video below.

The band debuted the official music video for the track earlier this year, complete with leather jacket and motorcycles.

Frontman Caleb Shomo told Kerrang!, which premiered the track, that they wrote “You Never Know” with Drew Fulk (aka WZRD BLD).

“It was the first song we wrote together, we wrote it about 40 minutes,” he explained. “We just went and got coffee and talked about things going on in our lives and our mental states at the time and just sort of came to a common ground and the song just rolled out from there!”

If you haven’t check it out yet, you can watch the powerful music video below!

Beartooth will be supporting A Day To Remember on their Degenerates Touralongside I Prevail.

Tickets are available here. Check out the full list of dates below.


08/18 – Hasselt, BE @ Pukkelpop*
08/19 – Nijmegen, NL @ Doornroosje*
08/23 – Leeds, UK @ Leeds Festival*
08/25 – Reading, UK @ Reading Festival*

09/06 — Buffalo, NY @ Buffalo Riverworks*
09/07 — Worcester, MA @ Self Help Festival*
09/08 — Concord, VA @ Blue Ridge Rock Festival*
09/27 — Louisville, KY @ Louder Than Life
09/28 — Simpsonville, SC @ CCNB Amphitheatre at Heritage Park

10/12 — San Bernardino, CA @ Self Help Festival
10/13 — Sacramento, CA @ Aftershock Festival*
10/15 — Boise, ID @ Centurylink Arena Boise
10/16 — Salt Lake City, UT @ Usana Amphitheater
10/17 — Denver, CO @ Fillmore Auditorium
10/21 — Irving, TX @ The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory
10/22 — Houston, TX @ NRG Arena
10/23 — Corpus Christi, TX @ Concrete Street Amphitheater
10/25 — St. Charles, MO @ The Family Arena
10/26 — Chicago, IL @ Credit Union 1 Arena

10/27 — Minneapolis, MN @ The Armory
10/29 — Fargo, ND @ Scheels Arena
10/30 — Des Moines, IA @ Wells Fargo Arena
10/31 — Independence, MO @ Silverstein Eye Centers Arena

11/02 — Pittsburgh, PA @ Petersen Events Center
11/03 — Fairfax, VA @ Eaglebank Arena
11/05 — Laval, QC @ Place Bell
11/07 — Reading, PA @ Santander Arena
11/09 — Glen Falls, NY @ Cool Insuring Arena
11/10 — Trenton, NJ @ Cure Insurance Arena
11/12 — Syracuse, NY @ The Oncenter War Memorial Arena
11/14 — Fort Wayne, IN @ Allen County War Memorial Coliseum
11/15 — Cleveland, OH @ Wolstein Center

11/16 — Ypsilanti, MI @ Eastern Michigan University Convocation Center
11/17 — Huntington, WV @ Big Sandy Superstore Arena
11/19 — New York, NY @ Terminal 5
11/21 — Duluth, GA @ Infinite Energy Arena
11/22 — Nashville, TN @ Nashville Municipal Auditorium
11/23 — Fayetteville, NC @ The Crown Theater
* without I Prevail and Beartooth

What do you think of the totally new Beartooth track? Sound off in the comments down below!

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