Universal Music Canada recently announced the signing of multi-platinum rockers, Moistto its roster of Canadian talent and confirm the release of their new album, Glory Under Dangerous Skies,on October 7th, to be followed by a national tour commencing November 7th.
Mechanical, the first single, has been a top-five rock radio hit all summer, and their follow-up track, Black Roses is set for release in September.
Moist’s triumphant return kicked off last Fall with a series of exclusive sold-out shows and continues with the forthcoming release of their long-awaited new album, which was recorded in Toronto this past winter and produced by Moist guitarist and Juno-nominated producer, Mark Makoway.
“The new album and the shows we’ve played this summer have reminded us all of how much fun it is writing music and performing together” says lead vocalist David Usher. “It feels very natural doing this with the band again and everything has just fallen into place. We’re really excited about the new music and the amazing reception we’ve had.”
Since the release of Moist’s multi-platinum debu album, Silver (1994), the band has chalked up a long list of impressive accolades that includes, the three-time platinum sophomorerelease, Creature (1996) and the double-platinum Mercedes Five & Dime (1999).
The band has been nominated for ten Juno awards, winning Best New Group in1995 and Best Video for Gasoline in 1997.Moist has sold 1.3 million albums worldwide.
Saturday, November 15th – 8 p.m. at Metropolis
with special guest to be announced
Tickets: $41.50 (taxes & service charge included) at Metropolis (59 Ste-Catherine East),
(Additional charges apply for telephone & internet)
ON SALE THIS SATURDAY (AUG. 23rd) AT NOON
50 VIP Fan Experience packages per show will include exclusive tour merchandise, a copy of their new album, access to their sound check and a photo opportunity with the band.
These packages will go on sale this Thursday (Aug. 21) exclusively atmoistonline.com.