The Acacia Strain recently filmed a new video for the track "Skynet," from its latest album, "Continent," this past weekend in Springfield, MA. The video was shot and directed by David Brodsky and his crew at MyGoodEye.
Massachusetts' heavy hitters THE ACACIA STRAIN will post another track from the band's forthcoming album, Continent,' online on Monday, August 4th along with the third in a series of TAS TV episodes on the band's MySpace page (http://www.myspace.com/theacaciastrain). The previous episodes, as well as the track "Skynet" and a pre-production version of "Dr. Doom," are available there in the meantime. Due out August 19 through Prosthetic Records, pre-orders are be taken for the album now (http://www.prostheticrecords.com/TASsplash.html). Upon completion of the band's current European tour, THE ACACIA STRAIN will play a handful of local record release shows before hitting the road again this fall as support to Unearth and Protest The Hero alongside Whitechapel and Gwen Stacy. Featuring elaborate artwork again from Paul Romano (www.workhardened.com) and production by Zeuss (Hatebreed, Shadows Fall), Continent' is THE ACACIA STRAIN's fourth full-length and is the follow-up to 2006's The Dead Walk.' THE ACACIA STRAIN on tour: (European Tour with Annotations of An Autopsy, Knights of the Abyss) 7/31 Swindon, UK The Furnace 8/01 Brussels, Belgium Botanique 8/02 Bochum, Germany - Matrix 8/03 Karlsruhe, Germany Stadtmitte (Continent record release shows) 8/21 Portland, ME The Station 8/22 Providence, RI The Living Room 8/23 Poughkeepsie, NY The Loft 8/24 Holyoke, MA The Waterfront (with Unearth, Protest The Hero, The Acacia Strain, Whitechapel, Gwen Stacy) 10/01 Baltimore, MD Sonar 10/02 Philadelphia, PA Theatre of the Living Arts 10/03 Williamsville, NY Club Infinity 10/04 Cincinnati, OH Bogart's 10/05 Cleveland, OH House of Blues 10/07 Chicago, IL House of Blues 10/08 Sauget, IL Pop's 10/09 Lawrence, KS Granada Theatre 10/10 Englewood, CO Gothic Theatre 10/11 Salt Lake City, UT The Avalon 10/12 Orangevale, CA The Boardwalk 10/13 San Francisco, CA Slim's 10/14 West Hollywood, CA House of Blues 10/15 Tempe, AZ The Marquee 10/17 San Antonio, TX White Rabbit 10/18 Lubbock, TX the Foundation 10/19 Houston, TX Warehouse Live 10/20 Dallas, TX House of Blues 10/22 Atlanta, GA The Masquerade 10/23 Saint Petersburg, FL The State 10/24 Fort Lauderdale, FL Revolution 10/25 Jacksonville, FL Freebird Live 10/26 Charleston, SC Music Farm 10/28 Charlotte, NC Tremont Music Hall 10/29 Norfolk, VA NorVa 10/30 New York, NY The Fillmore at Irving Plaza