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You Blew It Announce New LP Abendrot Out November 11, 2016 on Triple Crown Records

September 21, 2016
 Kayla Surico

Kayla Surico

You Blew It Announce New LP Abendrot
Out November 11, 2016 on Triple Crown Records

Read an Interview at Stereogum &
Stream a New Track “Autotheology”

Orlando, Florida’s You Blew It announced a new record today alongside a track premiere in an interview on Stereogum. Their new LP, titled Abendrot, is slated to be released onTriple Crown Records on November 11, 2016. Pre-order for the album is now available, and You Blew It will tour this fall (all dates below).

Listen to “Autotheology” & Read an Interview at Stereogum

Abendrot was produced by Into It. Over It.’s Evan Weiss at Atlas Studios in Chicago, and is You Blew It’s first effort for Triple Crown Records. Their most recent EP, 2015’s Pioneer of Nothing, was released on independent stronghold Jade Tree. Their last full-length, 2014’s Keep Doing What You’re Doing was released on Topshelf Records. You Blew It has received praise from a wide variety of outlets including Pitchfork, Rolling Stone, Stereogum, Alternative Press and more.

Bio:

When You Blew It! frontman Tanner Jones describes the influence of the band’s Orlando, Florida hometown, he notes that everything feels like osmosis, a process that sees a solvent moving through a semipermeable membrane from a lower concentration into a higher concentration.

Orlando is a thriving cultural mecca with a vibrant international scene, which allows the city’s sights and sounds to seemingly shift entirely from one night to the next. This atmosphere slipped through the You Blew It!’s somewhat semipermeable writing process for Abendrot, the band’s first effort for Triple Crown Records. The osmosis of varied cultural influences surrounding the band in Orlando allowed them to focus on the intricacies of their songwriting and step into unfamiliar territory, bringing out a darker side both lyrically and sonically.

Abendrot was written in roughly four days after the band’s five members – Jones, guitarists Andy Anaya and Trevor O’Hare, bassist Andy Vila, and drummer Matthew Nissley – spent months apart, each having moved away from Orlando for various reasons. Despite the quick turnaround on the majority of the writing process, the band spent the majority of nearly six months tinkering with song structures before they felt they had the material was ready for the studio, which allowed the record’s twelve songs cover a lot of ground thematically, with an unintentional shift inward. While some of the songs deal with frontman Tanner Jones’ mental health after the long-winded production of the record straining his perfectionist personality and ultimately driving him into therapy, each song deals with something different, sometimes rooted in fiction.

With Into It. Over It’s Evan Weiss at the production helm, Abendrot was recorded over a month at Atlas Studios in Chicago, the longest the band has ever spent recording. This allowed them to experiment more with different recording techniques that included switching up the mic placement for each song, as well as playing with echoes and tape delay. Additionally, they placed an emphasis on making sure the production’s use of digital manipulation was used as sparingly as possible.

As You Blew It! continues to build their career with Abendrot, their only goal is to manage the constant internal and external pressures of the music industry and retain their integrity.

Track List:
01) Epaulette
02) Like Myself
03) Sundial Song
04) Greenwood
05) Autotheology
06) Hue
07) Canary
08) Forecasting
09) Minorwye
10) Arrowhead
11) Basin & Range
12) Kerning
Tour Dates:
09/20: Minneapolis, MN – Varsity Theater^
09/21: Milwaukee, WI – Turner Hall Ballroom^
09/22: Des Moines, IA – Wooly’s^
09/23: St. Louis, MO – The Ready Room^
09/24: Detroit, MI – St. Andrew’s Hall^
09/25: Lancaster, PA – Chameleon Club^
09/27: Cleveland, OH – The Agora Ballroom^
09/28: Philadelphia, PA – The Trocadero^
09/29: New York City, NY – Irving Plaza^
09/30: New York City, NY – Irving Plaza^
10/01: Pawtucket, RI – The Met^
10/02: Boston, MA – Paradise Rock Club^
10/04: Amityville, NY – Revolution Music Hall^
10/05: Washington D.C. – 9:30 Club !
10/06: Carrboro, NC – Cat’s Cradle !
10/07: Atlanta, GA – The Loft !
10/11: Nashville, TN – Exit/In !
10/12: New Orleans, LA – House of Blues^
10/13: Houston, TX – Numbers^
10/14: Austin, TX – Mohawk^
10/15: Dallas, TX – Trees^
10/18: Mesa, AZ – Club Red^
10/19: San Diego, CA – Observatory North Park^
10/20: Los Angeles, CA – The Fonda Theatre^
10/21: Santa Ana, CA – The Observatory^
10/22: Santa Cruz, CA – Rio Theatre^
10/23: San Francisco, CA – Slim’s^

^ = w/ Taking Back Sunday
! = w/ Taking Back Sunday, Mammoth Indigo

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