OF MICE & MEN have today premiered the title track from the forthcoming album ‘Defy‘. The song premiered last night on the the Radio 1 Rock Show.
Talking on new single frontman Aaron Pauley says “To Defy means to challenge the power of; resist boldly or openly. Our song ‘Defy’ is all about digging your heels in, and being defiant towards feelings of hopeless, and defining yourself in the process.”
Watch the lyric video below!
The single lays the foundation for one of 2018’s most anxiously awaited rock records from vocalist/bassist Aaron Pauley, guitarist Alan Ashby, drummer Valentino Arteaga, and guitarist Phil Manansala— their new album Defy, is arriving in stores and online January 19, 2018. Pre-order it HERE
Album Defy was produced by Howard Benson (My Chemical Romance, Three Days Grace, Skillet, The All-American Rejects) and mixed by Chris Lord Alge (Green Day, Breaking Benjamin, Shinedown, Rise Against).
Of Mice & Men have previously teased the forthcoming album with singles “Unbreakable” and “Back to Me.” and “Warzone“. Those songs have clocked over 7 million Spotify streams and 5 million YouTube/VEVO views in six months. Loudwire described the new material as “soaring,” while Billboard, Alternative Press, and more featured the tracks.
Over the course of nearly a decade, Of Mice & Men have steadily risen to the top of the genre’s ranks, hitting No. 1 on Billboard’s Rock and Independent Charts and No. 4 on the genre-spanning Top 200.
The band has also racked up close to 5 million social media followers, along with a following so dedicated that it’s practically disciple-like in its fandom. Through the years, they’ve shared stages with artists such as Metallica, Linkin Park, Slipknot, and Queens of the Stone Age, holding their own all the while winning over new fans with each performance.
Defy Track Listing:
3. Back to Me
8. How Will You Live
9. On The Inside
11. Forever YDG’n
12. If We Were Ghosts
Of Mice & Men will be touring the UK this December supporting Five Finger Death Punch and In Flames
UK DATES BELOW
17 Dec Sun Birmingham, UK BCA
18 Dec Mon Glasgow, UK Hydro
20 Dec Weds Leeds, UK Arena
21 Dec Thurs London, UK Wembley Arena
General tickets on sale now.