Lamb of God released the song “Omens”. It’s the stunning title track from the band’s upcoming studio album. A music video accompanied it on Thursday, July 28.
But Lamb of God singer Randy Blythe differentiated in a statement between true omens – or just ominous events – and the choices we make for ourselves, imbuing the track with what could be seen as a personal exhortation on how to see the world.
Either way, the veteran metal band‘s new single follows “Nevermore”, the debut track from omens. The release of the album itself is scheduled for October 7th. Listen to “Omens” at the bottom of this article.
Illuminating the meaning of the song, Blythe says, “I think a lot of the mess that human beings find themselves in could be very easily avoided simply by paying attention to the obvious repeating patterns, both in our personal lives and in a socio-historical context. wider.”
He adds: “What some call ‘omens’ are really just manifestations of the fact that there is nothing new under the sun. It is foolish to ignore this, but we all do it.”
Lamb of God omens The album is due out on October 7. They’ll be hitting the road with Killswitch Engage and other artists this fall. See all dates below the video.
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Lamb of God, “Omens” (music video)
Lamb of God + Killswitch Engage 2022 North American Tour Dates
September 9 – Brooklyn, NY @ Coney Island
September 10 – Camden, NJ @ Freedom Mortgage Pavilion
September 11 – Alton, Va. @ Blue Ridge
September 13 – Youngstown, Ohio @ Foundation Amp.
September 14 – Baltimore, Md. @ Employers Insurance Arena
September 16 – Atlanta, Georgia @ Coca Cola Roxy
September 17 – Jacksonville, FL @ Daily’s Place
September 18 – Tampa, Fla. @ Mid Flordia Credit Union Amp.
September 21 – Boston, Mass. @ MGM Music Hall
September 24 – Chicago, IL @ Pavilion at Northerly Island
September 25 – Sterling Heights, Michigan @ Michigan Lottery Amp.
September 26 – Indianapolis, Indiana @ TCU Amp.
September 30 – Denver, Colorado @ Fillmore Auditorium
October 1 – Salt Lake City, Utah @ Great SaltAir
October 2 – Grand Junction, Colorado @ Las Colonias Park
October 4 – Fresno, CA @ Exhibit Hall at Selland Arena
October 7 – Sacramento, CA @ Aftershock Festival
October 9 – Vancouver, BC @ Sports Center
October 10 – Kent, Washington @ Accesso ShoWare Center
October 11 – Portland, Oregon @ Theater of the Clods
October 13 – Inglewood, CA @ YouTube Theater
October 14 – Phoenix, Arizona @ Arizona Federal Theater
October 15 – Albuquerque, NM @ Isleta Amphitheater
October 16 – El Paso, TX @ UTEP Don Haskins Center
October 18 – San Antonio, TX @ Freeman Coliseum
October 19 – Houston, TX @ 713 Music Hall
October 20 – Irving, TX @ The Pavilion
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