Californian hardcore punks AFI have taken to social media today teasing fans with news of a new album in 2021.
The band released a statement across all social media platforms spreading the word throughout their worldwide fanbase with the promise of new music and their 11th studio album dropping before the year is out.
The statement, posted across Facebook, Twitter and Instagram read: “With the end of a year that has been, at best, challenging for all, we have news that we hope may bring you some joy. Very soon, new songs shall be yours. Before the year’s end, our 11th album will follow. We could not be more happy with our latest work and hope you will feel the same. Thank you for joining us upon this next journey. We are thrilled to take it and honored to have you at our side.”
A video teaser outlining the band members and simply ‘2021’ added a little fuel to fire the excitement of fans. The bands label Rise Records also posted the video to socials simply stating. AFI 2021 and a pre-save link.
Frontman Davey Havok and guitarist Jade Puget kept busy releasing their Electronic Music side project Blaqk Audio album, Beneath the Black Palms, in August 2020. However fans of AFI’s hardcore/post-hardcore/emo mix of genres will be keen to hear new AFI music with the 10th studio album, AFI (The Blood Album) in 2017. This was followed by the 2018 EP The Missing Man.
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