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New Music Friday: The Word Alive, The Story So Far, Misterwives And More

Get ready to kick off your weekend with a musical blast! New Music Friday brings an exciting lineup of fresh tracks that will have you grooving and singing along. From powerful collaborations to triumphant comebacks, and mesmerizing remixes, there’s something for every music lover to enjoy. Join us as we dive into the latest releases from The Word Alive, The Story So Far, Kiiara, Misterwives, and Shinedown. So, plug in your earphones, turn up the volume, and let the rhythm take over.

  1. The Word Alive Unveils Powerful New Single Hate Me Featuring Loveless

The Word Alive are back with a bang as they drop the latest single, Hate Me, from their highly anticipated album Hard Reset, set to release on August 25th via Thriller Records. This track features a compelling collaboration with Loveless, making it a must-listen for fans of the band and newcomers alike.

Frontman Telle Smith takes you on a captivating journey through the making of the album, the lyrical themes, and the artwork in our exclusive digital cover series. In his own words, Smith describes Hate Me as an empowering anthem for those who seek to break free from life’s constraints and pursue their dreams fearlessly.

“Being in the music industry can take a toll on you in many ways, but it’s also the most rewarding job in the world. To share music that can empower and motivate through hard times is a gift I’m thankful to be a part of. Hate Me is for the person who wants to break the mold of their life and chase their dreams, whatever that may be.”

Check out the new song, accompanied with a music video, below

  1. The Story So Far Returns with Anthemic Single Big Blind

California pop-punk sensation, The Story So Far, are back after a hiatus with their triumphant new single, Big Blind. Following their 2018 album, Proper Dose, this track is brimming with the band’s signature sounds, infectious hooks, and heart-pounding energy. Fans can rejoice as they gear up to play at the Is For Lovers Festival on August 19th, before embarking on an exciting journey supporting Blink-182 on their UK/EU tour.

  1. Kiiara Takes Us on a Thrilling Ride with Speed

After teasing it for quite a while, Kiiara‘s newest single, Speed, is finally here. With her unique blend of infectious beats and captivating vocals, this song will for sure get you moving.

Check it out below:

  1. Misterwives Release Mesmerizing Remixes of Nosebleeds

Misterwives treat fans to a mesmerizing experience with not one but two new versions of Nosebleeds. The ‘Sped Up’ version brings a surge of energy and excitement, while the ‘Slowed & Reverb featuring ghostly echoes‘ version takes you on a dreamy, ethereal journey. Both renditions of this title track from their latest album Nosebleeds, released on July 14th, showcase the band’s artistic prowess and their ability to experiment with different sounds.

  1. Shinedown’s A Symptom of Being Human Gets a Beautiful Piano Remix

Shinedown fans are in for a treat as they reimagine A Symptom of Being Human with a beautiful piano remix. Originally featured on their album Planet Zero released last year, this soul-stirring rendition adds a whole new dimension to the track.

These fresh releases are sure to elevate your New Music Friday to new heights. Don’t miss out on these incredible tracks and immerse yourself in the vibrant world of music! Happy listening!

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Eva van den Bosch Head Editor, Photographer
Eva van den Bosch combines concert photography with a prominent editorial role at Strife Mag.