The new single from And So I Watch You From Afar – their first on their new label The Richter Collective – is out now & the band are running a couple of competitions in advance of its physical release in April.
You can grab ‘Search:Party:Animal‘ for free right now from The Richter Collective, and on 7″ from 4th April. It’s the the first single to be released from And So I Watch You From Afar‘s next album ‘Gangs’ which will be released on 2nd May. Expect word on a full UK and Irish tour in the next few weeks.
ASIWYFA are back. Not only with a new FREE digital download single release ‘Search:Party:Animal’, but a new label and album number two, which will blow your socks off!. The band now on The Richter Collective label recently parted company with the label that introduced them to the world, Smalltown America. Rory Friers from ASIWYFA commented “We went our separate ways on this record totally amicably, they are our favourite people in the world and we will, I’m sure, all be working together on some level again along the way, thank you guys”. The new single ‘Search:Party:Animal’ is available now as a FREE Digital Download from www.richtercollective.com and will be released as a 7″ vinyl on April 04th 2011, also available free with the digital single is a ‘Stem’ version which fans can download freely and remix themselves.
Known for their unrelenting tours that has seen them play over 300 gigs since the start of 2009, Belfast’s And So I Watch You From Afar (ASIWYFA to their fans) don’t know how to take a break. From appearances at SXSW, Eurosonic, Electric Picnic, Novarock, Canadian Music Fest, Popkomm, Pukkelpop, Sonisphere, to tour dates in Europe, North America, Russia and a support slot for rock supergroup Them Crooked Vultures, the instrumental band have been on the road playing music non-stop since the release of their fan-stirring debut self-titled album.
In between, the band were nominated for a Choice Music Prize for Irish Album Of The Year and XFM’s New Music Album Of The Year, released The Letters EP in February 2010 and a stop-gap tour single ‘Straight Through The Sun’ in November 2010.
As part of the FREE digital download single release ASIWYFA are running a competition on the band and labels facebook for fans to enter.
1. Fans are invited to create the artwork for this single ‘Search:Party:Animal’ which will be used for the physical release
2. Fans are invited to send in their mix of the single ‘Search:Party:Animal’ and the winning mix will become the B Side to the 7 inch vinyl release.