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Bridge 9 Records midwestern hardcore group Expire just released a new track off their 2nd full-length album entitled “Pretty Low”. The album was recorded with Defeater’s Jay Maas at Getaway Studios. Expect “Pretty Low” to be released early summer. Check out the first single, which happens to be the title track, below.
If you are a fan of hardcore music then you’re about to flip out… Backtrack have announced plans for their upcoming “Life & Death” headlining tour, support will come from the likes of Harm’s Way, Expire, Suburban Scum, Downpresser and Iron Mind, with Freedom, Will To Die, Incendiary, Turnstile and Bitter End on select dates. Full tour dates after the jump.
I recently caught up with Josh Kelting from Expire before their set at Epic Problem, we talked about their upcoming album, and some of his favorite music releases from this year. Expire are currently on tour with Fire & Ice, Take Offense and Bent Life, so be sure to check out their tour dates. Expire are also around halfway done with preparation for the upcoming album entitled “Pretty Low”, so be on the lookout for any updates from the band.