L.A. Weapons drop video for brand new single “Shattered Glass” from upcoming album ‘Black Diamonds’
L.A. Weapons consisting of frontman Phil Lewis, guitarists Tracii Weapons and Ace Von Johnson, bassist Johnny Martin, and drummers Shawn Duncan (reside) and Adam Hamilton (studio) have unveiled a video for his or her newest single “Shattered Glass” from their upcoming studio album Black Diamonds, which can be accessible through Frontiers Music Srl on April 14, 2023.
Monitor Record for Black Diamonds:
01. You Betray
02. Mistaken About You
06. Shattered Glass
07. Gonna Lose
08. Bought It Mistaken
11. Like A Drug
Frontiers Music Srl‘s US store web site signifies:
“L.A. Weapons have introduced the upcoming launch of their newest studio album, “Black Diamonds“.
Produced by founding member and guitarist Tracii Weapons, “Black Diamonds” is a tour-de-force of rock ‘n roll that followers have come to count on from the long-running arduous rockers.
Written and recorded over the course of 2022, “Black Diamonds” sees Tracii Weapons, Phil Lewis, and firm persevering with on the identical profitable and galvanizing sonic journey that they’ve been taking over their most up-to-date albums, “Checkered Previous“, “The Satan You Know“, and “The Lacking Peace“.
The band doesn’t draw back from flexing their arduous rock influences as they at all times have, but additionally incorporates extra introspective acoustic tracks reflective of their traditional rock influences from the ’70s. This makes for a potent and extremely listenable cocktail of an album in “Black Diamonds“. Since their self-titled debut in 1988 to their broadly praised latest suite of “comeback” albums, L.A. GUNS, led by Tracii Weapons and Phil Lewis, have at all times delivered strong rock ‘n roll to their followers. Since core members Tracii and Phil reunited underneath the banner of L.A. Weapons in 2017, a rekindling of the band’s inventive power has been persevering with unabated over the course of, now, 4 studio albums.
“Black Diamonds” exhibits no indicators of this renaissance slowing down… L.A. Weapons by no means regarded like the gorgeous poster boys that so a lot of their friends did, however extra the band that you’d be terrified to stumble upon in an alley as they might possible be carrying switchblades and prepared for a combat.
However regardless of having many songs to again up that picture, the band might additionally write highly effective ballads (see the smash hit, “The Ballad Of Jayne” for Exhibit A of this argument) that confirmed there have been some severe songwriting chops within the band.
The story of how we received from the band’s highly effective early years to a fourth new studio album within the comparatively brief time that Weapons and Lewis have reunited has already been effectively documented, so no have to rehash it. What’s vital to know and perceive is that the driving drive of all these traditional L.A. Weapons songs was Tracii and Phil. Feeling impressed and excited like they did once they first began out, however with a few years of knowledge and expertise underneath their belts, and most significantly, a renewed and stronger inventive and private relationship, Weapons, Lewis, and L.A. Weapons as an entire are at a inventive peak.”
L.A. Weapons‘ “Shattered Glass” video: