Knocked Loose news recap
[Photo by: Tim Caymen]

Knocked Loose have announced their new, highly anticipated album A Different Shade of Blue, their sophomore full-length slated to drop Aug. 23. The band have unveiled the lead single from the album, a cathartic new jam titled “…And Still I Wander South.”

Check out the massive new single and album details below!

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Recorded by producer Will Putney, Knocked Loose recorded 12 anger-filled tracks and created what vocalist Bryan Garris believes to be some of his most intensely personal lyrics to date.

Garris explains that the album’s lead single “is about wanting to move on, or better yourself for whatever reason, but you keep going back to the same old thing. Whether that be depression or whatever you may be going through. You always wander back to the same mindset.”

Check out the official music video for “…And Still I Wander South” below!

The full lyrics to the new single can be viewed below.

Lyrics:
I spent so much time focused on the difference 
Eclipsed by the shadows of my past
Nothing will sustain
Nothing is built to last
There’s a hole in the dark 
Where the waters rest 
No waves in a grave
In a grave unkept 
As above so below 
Lost inside this hole 
My mouth is a drain
Where no water flows
A jaded infatuation 
Nothing more
I need lightning to strike in the same place twice
I cast out a prayer for wings
Anything to remove this vice
Trapped in my head
Where the waters rest
I’ve spent so much of my life 
Trying to get out
And still I wonder south 

A Different Shade of Blue is slated to drop on TKTKTK via Pure Noise Records Aug. 23.

Knocked Loose have a massive amount of pre-order bundles to choose from, you can check those out here.

You can view the full tracklist below.

Knocked Loose album art

Tracks:
1. Belleville
2. Trapped In The Grasp Of A Memory
3. A Serpent’s Touch (Ft. Emma Boster)
4. By The Grave
5. In The Walls
6. Guided By The Moon
7. Mistakes Like Fractures
8. Forget Your Name (Ft. Keith Buckley)
9. Road 23
10. …And Still I Wander South
11. Denied By Fate
12. Misguided Son

You can catch Knocked Loose on tour at the cities and dates listed below.

Dates:

04/04 – Springfield, MO @ Outland Ballroom #
04/05 – Des Moines, IA @ Wooly’s #
04/06 – Bloomington, IL @ Castle Theatre #
04/07 – Indianapolis, IN @ Emerson Theater #
04/09 – Grand Rapids, MI @ Elevation #
04/10 – Toledo, OH Civic @ Music Hall #
04/11 – Pittsburgh, PA @Rex Theater #
04/12 – Lancaster, PA @ Chameleon Club #
04/13 – Sayreville, NJ @ Starland Ballroom #
04/14 – Hartford, CT @ The Webster Theater #
04/16 – Providence, RI @ The Met #
04/17 – Amityville, NY @ Revolution #
04/18 – Albany, NY @ Upstate Concert Hall #

04/19 – Baltimore, MD @ Baltimore Soundstage #
04/20 – Huntington, WV @ V Club #
04/23 – Tulsa, OK @ The Vanguard #
04/25 – Tucson, AZ @ The Rock #
04/26 – Las Vegas, NV @ Elks Lodge 1468 #
04/27 – Pomona, CA @ The Glass House #
04/28 – San Diego, CA @ SOMA #
04/30 – Ventura, CA @ Ventura Theater #
05/01 – Santa Cruz, CA @ The Catalyst #
05/02 – Sacramento, CA @ Ace of Spades #
05/03 – Reno, NV @ Jub Jub’s Thirst Parlor #
05/05 – Fort Collins, CO @ Hodi’s Half Note #
05/06 – Colorado Springs, CO @ The Black Sheep #
05/07 – Omaha, NE @ The Waiting Room #
05/08 – St. Louis, MO @ Fubar #
05/10-11 – Rockingham, NC @ Epicenter Fest
05/18-19 – Chicago, IL @ Open Air Festival

# with the Acacia Strain, Harm’s Way, Sanction and Higher Power

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