Philly-based, pop-punk band Grayscale burst onto the scene with their 2017 album Adornment. Since then the band has established themselves by touring with bands like The Maine, State Champs and Real Friends; and acting as a clothing brand with limited merch releases, which sold out within a day. The band’s at the beginning of their career — but already making the most of it.
It’s time for us to make an announcement. Our second @FearlessRecords release, ‘Nella Vita’ is coming September 6th. Album preorders and bundles are available now. https://t.co/54RJqatsPn pic.twitter.com/uFNnUZAedp
— Grayscale (@GrayscalePA) July 1, 2019
On July 1, Grayscale made a game-changing career move; they announced their sophomore release Nella Vita and dropped their second single “In Violet.” The track isn’t your run-of-the-mill, pop-punk song. Incorporating synths and pop melodies, “In Violet” is a clean track. Some regular pop-punk fans may have to warm up to the track, but once they do they’ll be singing along just the same.
The music video for “In Violet” follows a grieving mother on the day of her daughter’s funeral and when she looks into the casket her daughter’s gone. Suddenly her daughter appears at the back of the church and they reconnect for one last time, while the band plays behind them. The other funeral attendees get their “one last time” with someone they love as well, while purple smoke consumes everyone to bury them “In Violet.”
Fans only have to wait two more months for Nella Vita‘s September 6 release on Fearless Records, but the band has released the track listing and pre-order bundles on their website.
Nella Vita Track Listing:
1. Just Right
2. Baby Blue
3. In Violet
5. Twilight (My Heaven)
6. Old Friends
7. Painkiller Weather
8. What’s On Your Mind
10. Desert Queen
11. In My Arms
12. Tommy’s Song
It is with great excitement we announce our first ever US headlining tour. The ‘Nella Vita’ tour begins Sept. 6th with our friends in @BelmontChicago, @bearingsband, and @richpeopleband. Our exclusive VIP package is available now in limited quantities at https://t.co/lzi20A3Kys pic.twitter.com/NkfNpHhEF4
— Grayscale (@GrayscalePA) July 9, 2019
If all of that wasn’t enough for you, Grayscale also dropped their first headlining tour for the fall. The tour starts on September 4 at the Milkboy Arthouse in College Park, MD and ends on October 5 at the Theatre of Living Arts in Philadelphia, PA for the official album release show. The tour features support from Belmont, Bearings and Rich People. Tickets for Grayscale’s Nella Vita tour go on sale Friday, July 12 at 12 p.m. local time. VIP packages can be found here.
Watch Grayscale’s music video for “In Violet” now:
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