The Skinny: Having recently announced details and artwork for their forthcoming new record Empires, Irish extreme metallers Vile Regression have today unleashed the opening track “Tides” for all to hear – stream it below!

The band comments: “Some of the central themes of Empires deal with different aspects of human emotions such as reaching your potential in life and being the master of your own empire, as well as the observation of crumbling empires around us. Musically the record marks a shift towards a somewhat more technical execution, fluid solos while maintaining groove and hooks. We feel Tides embodies the overall feel of the record perfectly.”

Empires Track Listing:

01. Tides
02. Raze The Complexity
03. Dream Of The Red Chamber
04. Thought Replication
05. The Abstract
06. Down To A Sunless Sea
07. The Empyrean Divide

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