The first single off the highly anticipated new album from The Used has been released today via iTunes. The song originally premiered in Australia on January 11th on Triple J’s punk and hardcore show, Short. Fast. Loud. and Blunt Magazine said “’I Come Alive’ sees the one time kings of the emo movement returning for their crown.”
With almost 3 Million albums sold worldwide, the band continues to create music that they stand behind 100%. ”’I Come Alive’ was the first song completed once we began writing this album. It sets up the record really well and I like how diverse and theatrical it is”, says front man Bert McCracken.
Fans can purchase ‘I Come Alive’ on iTunes Australia / New Zealand at: http://itunes.apple.com/au/album/i-come-alive-single/id491380309
Their upcoming album release, Vulnerable will be available digitally and physically in Australia and New Zealand on March 30, 2012 via UNFD, as part of their ongoing relationship with Hopeless Records.
The band completed the music video shoot this past weekend and will soon be releasing a short clip to share with fans. Full track listing and cover art will be released later this month.
The Used will be returning to Australian shores next month to play as part of Soundwave Festival and Sidewaves with A Day To Remember and You Me At Six! See full dates below.
SAT 25 FEB – BRISBANE, RNA SHOWGROUNDS – SOLD OUT
SUN 26 FEB – SYDNEY, SHOWGROUND – SOLD OUT
MON 27 FEB – BRISBANE, EATONS HILL HOTEL – Licensed/AA
TUES 28 FEB – SYDNEY, UNSW ROUNDHOUSE – Licensed/AA
FRI 2 MAR – MELBOURNE, SHOWGROUNDS – SOLD OUT
SAT 3 MAR – ADELAIDE, BONYTHON PARK
MON 5 MAR – PERTH, CLAREMONT SHOWGROUNDS