The Skinny: Flagstaff, Arizona metallers Black Orchid are streaming their new song “Good Intentions” online – stream it above! The track is the first single from the band’s forthcoming full-length, Wake. The record will be released on September 6th and celebrated with a special show at the Orpheum Theater in Flagstaff directly supporting Hemlock.

On the new album, vocalist Matt Babcock comments: “Wake, reflects a very difficult time in our lives. It expresses the challenges and hardships we have survived over the past few years. In addition to being brutally honest and introspective, Wake is extremely well recorded and proves that Black Orchid will never move in any other direction than forward. After 11 years of perseverance this album leaves Black Orchid proud, humble, and as hungry as ever.”

Wake Track Listing:

01. Bloom
02. Deserve to Die
03. There Go I
04. Annastacia
05. Ichthus
06. Crestfallen
07. The Blue(s)
08. Good Intentions
09. Anomaly (Live)
10. Depths of Despair (Live)
11. Rape the Willing
12. CWE (Dedicated to our brother Russell Price)


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