JUNO-Award winning tech death titans ARCHSPIRE has been nominated for a 2022 Western Canadian Music Award in the Metal & Hard Music Artist of the Year category! The full list of nominees is as follows:
Metal & Hard Music Artist of the Year
Archspire – BC
Before & Apace – SK
Flash Back – SK
Osyron – AB
Trench – AB
“We’ve been nominated for a Breakout West award! Being Canadian means all the awards we’re eligible for, are really just little maple syrup containers sitting atop Tim Hortons doughnuts, sprinkled with cheese curds… But we’re excited nonetheless!
“Congratulations to our fellow nominees!”
ARCHSPIRE has just concluded Tech Trek V in North America, in which they performed to a sold out audience in nearly every city on the four-week run! The band will be embarking on their first ever Latin American tour this year. The full run of dates can be found below!
On May 14, it was revealed that ARCHSPIRE won the Juno Award (Canadian Grammy) in the “Metal/Hard Music Album of the Year” category for their 2021 release, ‘Bleed the Future!’ This was the band’s second nomination for the award.
‘Bleed the Future’ topped Billboard‘s charts for Top New Artists (#2), Current Hard Music Albums (#5), Heatseekers (#7), Independent Current Albums (#8), and more, landing a total of 17 impressive chart placements across North America during its first week!
‘Bleed the Future’ was named The #1 Album of the Year by Pop Matters as well as Banger TV’s Viewer’s Choice! It was also named among one of the best releases of 2021 by Loudwire, Metal Injection, The Pit, Decibel Magazine, Sick Drummer, Heavy New York, Metal Trenches, Revolver Magazine’s Fan Poll, and many others!
Watch the band’s explosive music video for the song, “Drone Corpse Aviator,” which is approaching 1 MILLION views to date, HERE!
‘Bleed the Future’ was released on October 29, 2021! Stream/download/order the album HERE.
ARCHSPIRE “Bleed the Future” Latin America Tour 2022:
June 30: Monterrey (MX)
July 3: Leon (MX)
July 5: Guatemala City (GT)
July 6: El Salvador (SV)
July 7: Queretaro (MX)
July 8: Guadalajara (MX)
July 9: Mexico City (MX)
July 10: Puebla (MX)
September 6: São José dos Campos (BR)
September 7: São Paulo (BR)
September 10: Buenos Aires (AR)
September 13: Santiago (CL)
September 16: Bogota (CO)
September 17: Medellin (CO)
September 18: San Jose (CR)
ARCHSPIRE European Live Dates:
11 Nov 22 Oberhausen (DE) Kulttempel
12 Nov 22 Karlsruhe (DE) Die Stadtmitte
13 Nov 22 Milan (IT) Slaughter Club
14 Nov 22 Aarau (CH) KiFF
15 Nov 22 Munich (DE) Backstage Halle
16 Nov 22 Prague (CZ) Futurum
17 Nov 22 Vienna (AT) Viper Room
18 Nov 22 Budapest (HU) Dürer Kert
19 Nov 22 Poznan (PL) U Bazyla
20 Nov 22 Dresden (DE) Puschkin
21 Nov 22 Berlin (DE) Hole44
22 Nov 22 Hannover (DE) Béi Chéz Heinz
23 Nov 22 Copenhagen (DK) Stengade
24 Nov 22 Hamburg (DE) Logo
25 Nov 22 Nijmegen (NL) Doornroosje
26 Nov 22 Bristol (UK) Thekla
27 Nov 22 London (UK) O2 Academy Islington
28 Nov 22 Glasgow (UK) Cathouse
29 Nov 22 Manchester (UK) Rebellion
30 Nov 22 Birmingham (UK) Mama Roux’s
01 Dec 22 Southampton (UK) The Loft
02 Dec 22 Paris (FR) Gibus
03 Dec 22 Aarschot (BE) De Klinker Club