Angels & Airwaves have released a new song and video titled Spellbound ahead of their new album out later this month.
The new album, the bands sixth, is entitled Lifeforms and will be released via Rise Records on 24 September 2021.
Tom DeLonge, a founding member of Blink-182, formed Angels & Airwaves in 2005. The band has released five full-length albums and charted numerous hits, including The Adventure, The War, Everything’s Magic and Rebel Girl. The Dream Walker, released in 2014, hit No. 1 on iTunes and No. 5 on Billboard’s Top Alternative Albums chart. A multimedia project, the album was accompanied by a graphic novel, comic books and the short film Poet Anderson, co-directed by DeLonge, which won Best Animated Short Film at the Toronto International Short Film Festival.
The video was directed by frontman DeLonge, uses laser programming. a technique called laser banding to create a first-of-its-kind laser-walled cube that the band performs inside of. The song is their fourth new track this year and joins the six-album songs, which to date have amassed over 48.6 million streams.
Lifeform is the band’s first full-length album in seven years, and will be quickly followed by a US tour, beginning on 29 September in Riverside, CA and touring the UK in March 2022 on the following dates:
10 March 2022 – O2 Academy Leeds – Leeds
11 March 2022 – O2 Academy Birmingham – Birmingham
12 March 2022 – Manchester Academy – Manchester
13 March 2022 – O2 Academy Glasgow – Glasgow
15 March 2022 – Rock City – Nottingham
16 March 2022 – O2 Academy Bristol – Bristol
17 March 2022 – O2 Forum Kentish Town – London
18 March 2022 – O2 Forum Kentish Town – London
Tickets are available now ( link here ).