Friday Music Pick - Twenty One Pilots - Trench
It doesn’t get any better than the anticipation and excitement around the world of the release of the new Twenty One Pilots album Trench. From teaser tracks, videos, new tour planned and a whole bunch of merchandise, this was a release dropping October 5 to wet the appetite.
Trench is the fifth studio album by American duo Twenty One Pilots, on label Fueled by Ramen. It is the band's first studio album in three years and serves as a follow-up to their breakthrough album, Blurryface (2015). The album is also the first release of the newly revived Elektra Music Group.
The album has been preceded by the excited release of four singles ( Check the videos out below ). The first two, "Jumpsuit" and "Nico and the Niners", were both released on July 11, 2018. The third single "Levitate" was released on August 8, 2018. The fourth single, "My Blood", was released August 27, 2018. To promote the album, the Bandito Tour is set to begin this month and tour the world.
So what about the album. It does not disappoint, and lives up to the hype. There’s no denying that in 2018, Twenty One Pilots are one of the most important bands around. With ‘Trench’, the importance of the band is even louder across all 14 tracks. From ‘The Hype’ to ‘Neon Gravestones’, the album is a true journey filled with catchy hooks and contemplative lyrics along the way.
So take a listen, if you have never heard them before then take it in and then go and visit the other albums, you will be hooked immediately and make no mistake this is an important album with an important message. If you have never heard of these guys, after this album you will have. Album Of The Year ?
Find out more about the project at twentyonepilots.com