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Jun 15

BROOKLYN’S FAMILY ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM, POST SUMMER TOUR DATES

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Brooklyn band FAMILY will share its “hooky, progressive, off-time riffs” (MetalSucks) and “good ol’ classic-rock boogie” (TimeOut NY) on forthcoming Prosthetic Records release “Future History”, due out July 15th.

Influenced and inspired by organic bands such as Led Zeppelin, Tool, Mastodon, and Baroness, FAMILY presents a fiercely unique blend of classic rock flavor, behind-the-beat New Orleans groove, progressive rhythmic patterns, and modern metal bite.

Following in the conceptual footsteps of electrifying 2012 debut “Portrait”, the story of “Future History” revolves around the evolution of a divided human race. Stylistically, the album incorporates a cinematic undertone reflecting its basis on an original screenplay co-written by bandleader Steven Gordon.

The same production team from “Portrait” has joined forces once again: “Future History” was produced by

Gordon, engineered and mixed by Justin Mantooth, and mastered by Alan Douches (Mastodon, Torche, Baroness). The album also features guest appearances from David Castillo (Primitive Weapons, White Widows Pact, booker at Brooklyn’s Saint Vitus Bar), Jesse James Madre (TigerFlowers), and Mike Keller (Meek Is Murder).

“Future History” is available now for physical pre-order on CD/LP and digital download pre-order will begin on June 17. Reserve your copy today at:
www.familyslays.bandcamp.com
store.prostheticrecords.com/bands/family

TRACK LIST

1. The Dark Inside
2. Evacuation
3. Day Vision
4. The Trial
5. Prison Hymn
6. Floodgates
7. Transmission
8. Funtime For Bigboy
9. Night Vision
10. Precedent
11. Last Looks
12. Bone On Bone

Watch a trailer for “Future History” streaming below or directly via YouTube HERE.

FAMILY will hit the road this summer on a full U.S. tour (including an appearance at the Psycho Las Vegas festival). The band has previously appeared with acts including Intronaut, Scale the Summit, The Ocean, The Atlas Moth, Weedeater, Full of Hell, Jucifer, Lazer/Wulf, Meek is Murder, Primitive Weapons, and many more.

TOUR DATES 

7/20 Philadelphia, PA – The Fire

7/21 Allentown, PA – Alternative Gallery
7/23 Frederick, MD – Guido’s
7/25 Richmond, VA – Strange Matter
7/26 Raleigh, NC – Slim’s
7/27 Atlanta, GA – 529
7/28 Charlotte, NC – The Milestone
7/29 Asheville, NC – The Odditorium
7/30 Birmingham, AL – The Nick
8/1 Austin, TX – Dirty Dog Bar
8/3 New Orleans, LA – Siberia
8/4 Dallas, TX – Tomcats
8/5 Little Rock, AR – Vino’s
8/6 Nashville, TN – The East Room
8/7 Indianapolis, IN – 5th Quarter Lounge
8/8 Cincinnati, OH – Northside Yacht Club
8/9 Louisville, KY – Highlands Tap Room
8/18 Chicago, IL – Beat Kitchen
8/19 St. Louis, MO – The Firebird
8/20 Kansas City, MO – The Riot Room
8/21 Denver, CO – 3 Kings
8/22 Albuquerque, NM – Burt’s Tiki Lounge
8/24 Phoenix, AZ – Yucca Tap Room
8/27 Las Vegas, NV – PSYCHO Las Vegas @ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
9/2 Portland, OR – High Water Mark
9/3 Vancouver, BC – The Astoria Lounge
9/4 Seattle, WA – The Highline
9/6 Boise, ID – Wastelander Studios
9/7 Salt Lake City, UT – Urban Lounge

*Additional dates to be announced soon*

Keep in touch with FAMILY online:
familyslays.com
facebook.com/family.slays
instagram.com/familyslays
https://twitter.com/familyslays

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