Wanted to share this news about DEVOUR THE DAY, as detailed in the attached letter (OK to post online) from bassist/songwriter Joey “ Chicago ” Walser.
Further news about the 2014 re-release of the band’s critically acclaimed debut album, TIME & PRESSURE (Fat Lady Music/Caroline Distribution) is forthcoming. Remixing and remastering the album is legendary producer Brian Malouf, who has worked with Michael Jackson, Queen, Brian Wilson, Dave Matthews Band and many others.
“Good Man”, the first single from TIME & PRESSURE, has sold over 50,000 singles and the official video has over 635,000 YouTube views. It’s been heating up the radio airwaves since its release and as a result, it’s been consistently on SiriusXM Octane’s weekly “Big Uns” Top 10 countdown, it reached #10 on the Billboard Active Rock chart and #9 on the Mediabase Active Rock chart.
In touring news, DEVOUR THE DAY is joining up with In This Moment, Butcher Babies and All Hail The Yeti to be a part of In This Moment’s “The HELLPOP Tour II,” which is set to launch January 2 in Portland, OR at the Wonder Ballroom.
Iconvsicon.com described TIME & PRESSURE as a “…powerful wall of sound,” while Metalholic.com noted, “TIME & PRESSURE does justice to their reputation for crafting great rocks songs with an empowering message” and Ampkicker raved, “This is a brutally good record.” And Emurg.com agrees: “TIME & PRESSURE is an album filled with in-your-face lyrics, guitar driven tracks, and an energy that keeps the listener on their toes throughout the entire duration of the album.”