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Rivers of Nihil Releases New Single “The Sub-Orbital Blues”

– June fifteenth, 2023 –

North American Tour with Between the Buried and Me and Thank You Scientist Begins Tomorrow!

Take a look at the video for “The Sub-Orbital Blues” shot by David Brodsky & Allison Woest of My Good Eye HERE

In March 2023, Rivers of Nihil wrapped up a recording session that noticed the now four-piece band delivery a substantial quantity of latest music that includes their earlier bassist/backup vocalist Adam Biggs as the brand new lead vocalist/bassist. This recording session additionally marked the primary look of latest guitarist Andy Thomas (ex-Black Crown Provoke), whose vocals additionally play prominently within the music, as a member of Rivers of Nihil. These new singles are the primary to showcase the band’s new lineup in full-on collaboration, and demonstrates that whereas it is a new, courageous sound with tons of potential, it additionally carries the band’s basic power.

The primary new single “The Sub-Orbital Blues” is offered at the moment on all digital platforms.

Right here’s what Biggs needed to say concerning the new music; “This music is concerning the dichotomy of dwelling in a twenty first century society rife with scientific and technological developments resembling synthetic intelligence and ever extra refined area journey, whereas additionally coping with the rising menace of previous world issues like uncontrolled governments and the looming menace of world struggle.

Carson Slovak and Grant McFarland of Atrium Audio engineered, combined and mastered the brand new singles, with extra engineering by guitarist Brody Uttley.

The remaining three singles from the April 2023 recording session will probably be launched main as much as the discharge of the band’s subsequent full-length studio album, which the band is keen to start work on.

The band’s magic stays and is finest skilled in a reside setting that exhibits how musically tight and visually enthralling Rivers of Nihil actually are. See for your self when the band hits the highway with Between the Buried and Me and Thank You Scientist, kicking off tomorrow in Charleston, SC and wrapping up on July 31 in Winston-Salem, NC. All dates together with some headline gigs and ticket hyperlinks may be discovered beneath.

RIVERS OF NIHIL w/ Between the Buried and Me and Thank You Scientist
16-Jun – Charleston, SC – Music Farm – tickets
17-Jun – Baltimore, MD – Baltimore Soundstage – tickets
18-Jun – Philadelphia, PA – Brooklyn Bowl Philadelphia – tickets
20-Jun – New York, NY – Irving Plaza – tickets
21-Jun – Albany, NY – Empire Dwell – tickets
22-Jun – Burlington, VT – Increased Floor – tickets *Rivers of Nihil solely
23-Jun – Worcester, MA – The Palladium – tickets
24-Jun – Montreal, QC – Membership Soda – tickets
25-Jun – Toronto, ON – Danforth Music Corridor – tickets
27-Jun – Millvale, PA – Mr Smalls Theatre – tickets
28-Jun – Detroit, MI – The Majestic – tickets
29-Jun – Columbus, OH – Newport Music Corridor – tickets
30-Jun – Chicago, IL – Home of Blues – tickets
01-Jul – Minneapolis, MN – The Lyric at Skyway Theatre – tickets
02-Jul – Kansas Metropolis, MO – The Truman – tickets
03-Jul – Denver, CO – Ogden Theatre – tickets
05-Jul – Salt Lake Metropolis, UT – The Complicated – tickets
06-Jul – Billings, MT – Pub Station (Taproom) – tickets *Rivers of Nihil solely
07-Jul – Calgary, AB – MacEwan Corridor – tickets
08-Jul – Edmonton, AB – Union Corridor – tickets
10-Jul – Vancouver, BC – The Vogue Theatre – tickets
11-Jul – Seattle, WA – The Crocodile – tickets
12-Jul – Portland, OR – Roseland Theater – tickets
13-Jul – Sacramento, CA – Ace Of Spades – tickets
14-Jul – Bakersfield, CA – 1933 – tickets *Rivers of Nihil solely
15-Jul – Anaheim, CA – Home of Blues – tickets
16-Jul – San Diego, CA – The Observatory – North Park – tickets
17-Jul – Mesa, AZ – The Nile Theatre – tickets
19-Jul – Odessa, TX – The Ector Theatre – tickets *Rivers of Nihil solely
20-Jul – San Antonio, TX – Vibes Occasion Middle – tickets
21-Jul – Dallas, TX – The Manufacturing unit in Deep Ellum – tickets
22-Jul – Houston, TX – Warehouse Dwell – tickets
23-Jul – New Orleans, LA – Home of Blues – tickets
25-Jul – St. Louis, MO – Pink Flag – tickets
26-Jul – Nashville, TN – Brooklyn Bowl Nashville – tickets
28-Jul – St Petersburg, FL – Jannus Dwell – tickets
29-Jul – Orlando, FL – The Beacham – tickets
30-Jul – Atlanta, GA – Heaven at The Masquerade – tickets
31-Jul – Winston-Salem, NC – The Ramkat – tickets

In regards to the band:
Pennsylvania progressive demise steel band Rivers of Nihil has by no means match neatly right into a field, however with 2018′s The place Owls Know My Identify, they transcended all labels utilized to them. Returning in 2021 with The Work launched on September 24 through Steel Blade Information, they’ve solid additional into new territory, delivering an album that’s as cerebral as it’s visceral, and that covers a staggering sonic vary, definitively putting them in a class of their very own. Inarguably a dense, heavy assortment, The Work is way too dynamic to be thought of a solely steel file and there’s a real heat that exhibits via, notably tracks like “Wait” and the attractive “Perhaps One Day.” Moreover, the band had integrated much more clear vocals alongside the screaming that tears via lots of the file’s heavier tracks. Courtesy of their buddy Zach Strouse, saxophone as soon as once more provides further layers of environment to the gathering, using baritone, soprano, and alto saxes to nice impact.

In the direction of the top of 2021, the Pennsylvania progressive demise metalers Rivers of Nihil spent nearly all of their time burning the candle at each ends with a frenzied tour schedule together with headline runs of the U.S. and Europe and in help of The Contortionist in North America for a month in September/October of 2022, however as soon as the latter tour wrapped up, they have been brief a band member.

For private causes, founding member and lead vocalist Jake Dieffenbach and the band went their separate methods. The break up happened simply three days after the recording of a reside video and audio session for Audiotree’s new ‘From Nothing‘ sequence, which was launched on April 20, 2023. And whereas initially the band wasn’t certain the right way to strategy the discharge with the departure of a founding member and lead singer – or whether or not to launch it in any respect – they determined to maneuver ahead with it to honor Dieffenbach’s contributions to the group through the years and mark the start of a brand new chapter.

Rivers of Nihil is:
Brody Uttley – guitars/keyboards
Adam Biggs – vocals/bass
Jared Klein – drums/vocals
Andy Thomas – rhythm guitar/vocals

Discover Rivers of Nihil at:
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