Welcome to the LOUDEST DOT COM ON THE PLANET!
KNAC.COM News Reviews and More Watch The Latest Videos Buy KNAC T-shirts and More


PIERCE THE VEIL Share New Single "Even When I'm Not With You"

By Larry Petro, News Monkey
Sunday, January 15, 2023 @ 3:46 PM


New Album The Jaws Of Life Out February 10th

- advertisement -
Platinum-selling powerhouse PIERCE THE VEIL — guitarist/vocalist Vic Fuentes, guitarist Tony Perry, and bassist Jaime Preciado — will release their new album The Jaws of Life on February 10, 2023 via longtime label Fearless Records.

Today, the band has shared the visualizer for the latest single "Even When I'm Not With You". Watch it BELOW.

The track follows the explosive, one-two punch of the September 2022-released comeback single "Pass The Nirvana" and its successor "Emergency Contact", which have tallied over 20 million combined streams! Anticipation for the album release is burning at a fevered pitch, while Huffington Post, Gawker, and MTV all recently spotlighted PTV's continued domination of their genre.

Fuentes offered a deep insight into "Even When I'm Not With You", saying, "Musically, it's the first song we've ever created that utilizes the same looping riff throughout nearly the entire song," Fuentes explains. "This was something that I have been trying to accomplish for years with our band and I'm excited that we finally found a way to do it with this one."

Regarding the lyrical scope of the track, Fuentes states, "This song was inspired by a text my manager sent me while I was going through a rough time. I thanked her for being there for me, and she said, 'Even when I'm not with you, I'm still with you.' That phrase touched my heart and inspired me to write a love song dedicated to my wife about no matter how far away I am on tour, I'm still devoted to her, and we will always be connected through our love."

As for The Jaws of Life as a whole, Fuentes says, "This album has truly brought us closer than we've ever been. It was extremely difficult for us to be off the road and apart for so long. We've never missed anything more than playing music together and never had such a strong appreciation for recording, touring, and simply being in the same room together than we do now. The Jaws of Life is about how life can sink its teeth into you and try to devour you. The negativity in the world and within your mind can be a vicious thing. We're extremely grateful for this record, our fans, and the opportunity to play live music again."

PIERCE THE VEIL have become iconic in their genre — and rightfully so. Their return has been fiercely welcomed, receiving press praise from Paper, Gawker, MTV, Ones to Watch, Yahoo, and more. Meanwhile, the first single "Pass The Nirvana" racked up over 13 million streams since its September bow.

They've also debuted atop Billboard’s Top Rock Albums, Alternative Albums, and Hard Rock Albums charts twice – first with Collide With The Sky (2012) and its follow-up, Misadventures (2016). A decade after its release, the already platinum "King For A Day" shot to No. 1 on Billboard’s Hard Rock Streaming chart, driven by the viral #KingForADay hashtag on TikTok. Even with two gold singles and a gold album, this coming year could be their biggest yet.

Because this is the year of The Jaws of Life.

The band Rolling Stone once described as "hyperactive, progressive post-hardcore," returns with album number five, full of fuzzy guitars, massive melodic hooks, and PTV's distinct emotional heart. The Jaws of Life is PIERCE THE VEIL at their most raw —crackling with urgency and immediacy. Never predictable, always engaging, PIERCE THE VEIL continue to soar on the strength of highly potent energy, rich musicality, and a scrappy sense of authentic exuberant ambition that's frankly unrivaled. Fuentes, Perry, and Preciado put volatile, angsty, confessional emotions into the music, which is why their songs resonant with so many. "No matter where the band performs, fans will show up," wrote Loudwire. "When you see PIERCE THE VEIL live, you'll understand why."

PTV's evolution from album to album is nothing less than stunning. The early buzz generated by A Flair For The Dramatic (2007) made its follow-up one of the most anticipated albums of 2010. Selfish Machines shot to No. 1 on Billboard’s Heatseekers chart. The Chicago Tribune saluted Collide With The Sky for its "post-hardcore punk with more than a few nods to QUEEN." They became a true arena act on Misadventures, selling out huge venues without losing the intimate connection with their fans.

The Jaws of Life was produced by Paul Meany (Twenty One Pilots, Mutemath, The Blue Stones), and mixed by Adam Hawkins (Machine Gun Kelly, Turnstile, Twenty One Pilots). Deadly serious subject matter abounds, but PIERCE THE VEIL enduringly navigates it all with grace. The lyrics continue the Fuentes tradition of painstaking honesty and clever twists of phrase. PIERCE THE VEIL perform at the biggest festivals and is counted among the biggest and brightest of a younger generation of bands. But it all starts with the songs. The Jaws of Life is filled with the kind to keep the PTV fire burning forever.

THE JAWS OF LIFE TRACK LISTING:

  • "Death of an Executioner"
  • "Pass the Nirvana"
  • "Even When I'm Not With You"
  • "Emergency Contact"
  • "Flawless Execution"
  • "The Jaws of Life"
  • "Damn The Man, Save the Empire"
  • "Resilience"
  • "Irrational Fears" (Interlude)
  • "Shared Trauma"
  • "So Far So Fake"
  • "12 Fractures"


Back to Top

 

 

 Recent News
Official, Special, Limited Edition, KNAC Heritage Item On Sale Now!
ICE NINE KILLS, IN THIS MOMENT Join For Co-Headline "The Kiss Of Death Tour Part 2"
CANDLEMASS To Release Tritonus Nights Live Deluxe Triple Colored LP Set
'20 YEARS OF TEARS TOUR', Featuring HAWTHORNE HEIGHTS, THURSDAY, SAOSIN And ANBERLIN Announced For Summer 2024
SIX FEET UNDER Drops "Ascension" Lyric Video
UNDEROATH Announces They're Only Chasing Safety Album 20th Anniversary Tour
CRYSTAL VIPER Unleash "Fever Of The Gods" Video
LEFT TO SUFFER Ready New Album Leap Of Death
HEADBANGERS CON Sets Dates, Location For 2024 Edition
XANDRIA Releases New Single, Video For "Universal"
CHEVELLE Announce Summer 2024 Headline Tour
HIGH ON FIRE Release New Album Title Track Video For "Cometh The Storm"
GBI - DAVE GROHL, CHARLIE BENANTE, SCOTT IAN Ready BAD BRAINS' Cover Of "The Regulator" For Record Store Day 2024
DEMON Announce New Album Invincible
SONIC TEMPLE ART & MUSIC FESTIVAL Announces Music Set Times, Additional Onsite Activations And Food & Beverage Options
NOTHING MORE Return With New Album Carnal
OCEANS OF SLUMBER Share New Single, Video For "Where Gods Fear To Speak"
WAGE WAR Unveil New Album Stigma
KERRY KING Unleashes New Video For "Residue"
EVERGREY Ready New Album Theories of Emptiness
THE CONVALESCENCE Announce Summer Tour Dates
MILWAUKEE METAL FEST 2024 Announces Daily Set Times
WAR BABIES To Release Never-Before-Heard Tracks In The Form Of Vault Album
SEVEN SPIRES Drop New Video For "Architect Of Creation"
ANVIL Reveal New Album, One And Only
EXODUS Set To Release Live Album British Disaster: The Battle of '89 (Live At The Astoria)
CROWNSHIFT Drop New Video For "My Prison"
THROWDOWN AT THE CAMPGROUND Reveals Daily Lineups & Onsite Experiences
BLEED FROM WITHIN Unleash "Killing Time" Video
FRANK MARINO & MAHOGANY RUSH News, Health Update
RAT PAK RECORDS Set To Release New HALL AFLAME Album Amplifire, Featuring KURDT VANDERHOOF
New Supergroup CATEGORY 7, Featuring JOHN BUSH, PHIL DEMMEL, MIKE ORLANDO, JACK GIBSON, JASON BITTNER Forms
IS FOR LOVERS FESTIVAL Unveils Performers For Third Annual Summer Tour
DREAM THEATER Announce 40th Anniversary Tour 2024-2025
ARCHITECTS Stream New Single "Curse"
EDGE OF PARADISE Share "Rogue (Aim For The Kill)" Video
WELCOME TO ROCKVILLE Reveals Band Performance Times, Festival Experiences, Food & Beverage Offerings
BABYLON A.D. Return With New Studio Album Rome Wasn't Built In A Day
ALPHA WOLF Share Video For "Haunter"
SISTER KILL CYCLE Release New Album Blood. Money. Death
LEE AARON Launches HEART Cover Video For "Even It Up"
THE LONELY ONES Stream New Single "My God"
LITTLE MISS NASTY Release Debut Album Weapon Of Choice
THE WARNING Shine On New Single, Video For "Automatic Sun"
ORANGE GOBLIN Return With New Album Science, Not Fiction
ERRA Share New Video For "Slow Sour Bleed"
SOULBOUND Ready New Album ObsYdian, Release Video For "Saint Sinner"
ENTERPRISE EARTH Drop Video For "I, Divine"
THE HAUNT Release New EP Do Not Resuscitate
THE END MACHINE Release "Hell Or High Water" Video
FIREHOUSE Vocalist CJ SNARE Passes Away At 64
KITTIE Share New Single, Video For "We Are Shadows"
LORDS OF ACID Announce 2024 'Make Acid Great Again Tour'
SHARK ISLAND Ready New Live Album Memento Mori - Live On The Strip
FERRETT Drops "Don't Tell Jen" Video
ESCAPE THE FATE Hits The Road With EMO ORCHESTRA
TYR Unleash "Dragons Never Die" Video/Single
RFK Media Releases COLD SWEAT Album Unburied Alive
BLACK LABEL SOCIETY Drummer JEFF FABB Launches New Single, Video For "Love And War"
POWERWOLF Unveil New Album Wake Up The Wicked
FOREIGNER Announces More Farewell Tour Dates
CONEY HATCH Live Album Postcard from Germany Gets First-Ever Vinyl Pressing
EMERALD EYE Release Debut Album Night Without Day
THE RODS Share New Fan Collaboration Lyric Video For "Metal Highways"
NECROT Announces Massive North American Headlining Tour
ROCKLAHOMA Announces 2024 Performance Lineup
ALLEGAEON Releases New Video/Single, "Iridescent"
NEW ENGLAND METAL & HARDCORE FEST Reveals Dates, Band Lineup For 2024 Edition
ACCEPT Unleash New Video For "The Reckoning"
ISSA Returns With New Album Another World
NAESTVED METALFEST Completes Roster, Daily Lineups For 2024 Edition
BLACK SUN "Slay The Queen" With New Video, Band Lineup Featuring Vocalist NETTA LAURENNE
FOZZY Announce 25th Anniversary Tour
JOE SATRIANI, STEVE VAI Release New Video For "The Sea of Emotion, Pt. 1"
DROWNING POOL, SALIVA Announce 'SNAFU Le Tour' Dates
WITHERFALL Share New Video For "When It All Falls Away"
OCEANO Announce North American Tour Dates
HOLY MOTHER Reveal Rise Album Details
CANNIBAL CORPSE Announces European Fall Headlining Tour
PAUL DI'ANNO'S WARHORSE Releases New EP Stop The War In Advance Of New Full-Length Album
HIDEOUS DIVINITY Unleashes New Music Video For "More Than Many, Never One"
FU MANCHU Return With New Double Album, The Return of Tomorrow
RED VOODOO Drop Latest Single "Style"
KORN Announce 25-City North American Tour
SKID ROW, ERIK GRONWALL Amicably Part Ways
YES Unveil Talk 30th Anniversary Deluxe Box Set Edition
SAUL Release "More Of The Same" With New Video
RON KEEL BAND Drops New Single, "Hard On The Outside (Heart On The Inside)"
TROLLFEST Release 20 Years In The Wrong Lane Compilation Album
THE BLACK MOODS Share New Single, Video For "Heaven"
DAUGHTRY Shares New Single "Pieces"
WEEDEATER Announce Spring US Tour
WAGE WAR Unleash "Magnetic" Video
PUSCIFER, A PERFECT CIRCLE, PRIMUS Announce The Sessanta E.P.P.P.
KUARANTINE, Featuring CHRIS JERICHO, Drop New KISS Cover Of "Good Girl Gone Bad"
BILLY MORRISON, STEVE STEVENS, OZZY OSBOURNE Join Forces For New Track, "Crack Cocaine"
VISIONS OF ATLANTIS Ready New Album, Pirates II - Armada
HIGH ON FIRE Announces U.S. Headlining Tour Dates
SIX BY SIX (Featuring IAN CREICHTON, NIGEL GLOCKLER & ROBERT BERRY) Launch New Video For "Obiliex"
Bay Area Legends FORBIDDEN Announce First Annual OmegAfest
THE MELVINS Stream New Track "Allergic To Food"
HATEBREED Announce 30th Anniversary North American Headline Tour
SONIC UNIVERSE, Featuring COREY GLOVER (LIVING COLOUR) + MIKE ORLANDO (ADRENALINE MOB), Release Video For "Higher"
UNLEASH THE ARCHERS Drop "Ghosts In The Mist" Performance Video
KANSAS Extends Their 50th Anniversary Tour By Adding Third Leg
MOB RULES Release Cover Of IRON MAIDEN's "Run To The Hills"
A DAY TO REMEMBER Announce Summer 2024 'The Least Anticipated Album Tour'
MY DYING BRIDE Share "The 2nd of Three Bells" Video
PENTAGRAM Announces Three U.S. Performances
ABORTED Unleash "Condemned To Rot (feat. Francesco Paoli)" Video
THE DEAD DAISIES Announce U.S. Dates, New Drummer
SCOTT STAPP Drops Duet Video With DOROTHY For "If These Walls Could Talk"
NEW HORIZON Unveils New Album Conquerors
LIVING DEAD GIRL Share New Single "Ugly"
DRAGONFORCE Unleash New Video "Burning Heart"
NORTHLANE Announce Summer 2024 North American Headline Tour
JOE SATRIANI, STEVE VAI To Release New Music Together For The First Time
MANIC EDEN Self-Titled Album Set For Re-Release, Available On Vinyl For First Time
COMBUSTION 96 Premieres "On the Line" Video
SEBASTIAN BACH Reveals New Album Child Within The Man
MESSER Drops New Video For "Throw it Away"
DARKTHRONE Ready New Album It Beckons Us All
VENDED Reveal New Single/Video, "The Far Side"
SIX FEET UNDER Return With New Album Killing For Revenge
SLASH Announces S.E.R P.E.N.T. Festival-Solidarity, Engagement, Restore, Peace, Equality N' Tolerance
THE TREATMENT Unveil New Album Wake Up The Neighbourhood
LEE AARON Reveals First Video From Covers Album For "Tattoo"
EVILDEAD Ready New Album Toxic Grace
MARKO HIETALA, TARJA TURUNEN Join For Duet Single, Video "Left On Mars"
CRYSTAL VIPER Return With New Album The Silver Key
BLUE OYSTER CULT Share New Video For "Don't Come Running To Me"
DARKEST HOUR Unveil 'Perpetual | Terminale' Beer Collaboration With DC Brau
Stadium Rockers KISSIN' DYNAMITE Are Back With A Bang With New Album
VESPERIAN SORROW Share New Song, "They Beheld The Chainbreaker's Crowning Defiance"
Guitar Virtuoso MARTY FRIEDMAN Announces New Album Drama
VEXED Releases Official Video For "It's Not The End"
Rock Supergroup BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION Reveal New Album V
SOIL Announce European Festival, Headline Tour
French Metal Pioneers NIGHTMARE Return With New Album, Encrypted
BARONESS To Take 'Sweet Oblivion Tour' To Europe
SLASH Set For Sixth Solo Album, A Blues-Infused Orgy Of The Damned
TYR Gets "Hammered" In New Music Video, Single
PAIN Reveal New Album I Am
KURT DEIMER Unveils New Video For "Dance"
MOB RULES Set To Release Compilation Album, Celebration Day - 30 Years Of Mob Rules
ROCK THE LOCKS Music Festival Announces 2024 Band Lineup
FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH Announce Summer Headlining U.S. Tour
STORMBORN Unleashes New Video For "Serpentine"
THE WARNING Ready New Album Keep Me Fed
CKY Announce Spring 2024 Headline Tour
SETYOURSAILS Shares New Video For "Lately"
ECLIPSE Unleashes New Video For "Apocalypse Blues"



HOME | MAGAZINE | VIDS | STORE | HELP/POLICIES

©2024 KNAC.COM. All Rights Reserved.    Link to us    Advertise with us    Privacy policy
 Latest News