Animals As Leaders

Thrice 2012

Thrice Announce Farewell North American Tour

Vagrant Records’ own Thrice have revealed their farewell North American spring tour and Under The Gun Review has all of the details here for you! This tour will find direct support coming from friends Animals As Leaders on the entire run. Please click through the the “Read more” link to access all of Thrice’s farewell […]


UTG TV: T.R.A.M. Live

Sometimes things around the site get a little out of hand and features get left behind when they really deserve to be posted. Today’s UTG TV, as well as the other “vault” features we will be releasing in coming weeks, is that kind of article. Shot last year during their first performance ever, UTG TV […]


MUSIC VIDEO: Tesseract – Eden

After only revealing small portions and audio clips, Tesseract have unveiled their music video for “Eden.” This song is off of the groups’ debut album and is a newly recorded version with vocalist Elliot Coleman. The video is directed by Ganesh Rao. Be sure to catch the band on tour The Saints and Sinners Tour […]


REVIEW: Animals As Leaders – Weightless

Album: Weightless Artist: Animals As Leaders Genre: Instrumental Prog Metal Label: Prosthetic Records When Animals As Leaders dropped their self-titled debut in 2009, it’s safe to say that this brainchild of Tosin Abasi and Misha “Bulb” Mansoor blew the minds of just about everyone in the music world away. Two years later, it still is […]


Animals As Leaders Stream New Track “Odessa”

Monday morning just got a little more exciting because Animals As Leaders have decided to drop a stream of a new song off of their upcoming album Weightless. Simply head past the jump to listen to sonically pleasing “Odessa,” that shows the instrumental talent of AAL at their best. These guys cease to amaze me […]


STREAM: Animals As Leaders – Isolated Incidents

UTG Staff favorites Animals As Leaders have dropped their first stream off of Weightless called “Isolated Incidents,” that combines incredible instrumental prowess and rich vibrant tones. If you are an AAL fan this is the moment that you’ve been waiting for! Weightless will be released in North America on November 8 via Prosthetic Records.


Animals As Leaders set release date for ‘Weightless’

Metal fans have been waiting patiently for this day to come! Animals As Leaders have officially announced that their upcoming release, Weightless, will be in-stores on November 8 through Prosthetic Records. It will see release dates in Europe on November 4 and in the U.K. on November 7. Look out for AAL, on the road […]

Between The Buried And Me announces Saints & Sinners Tour

Between The Buried And Me have revealed that they will be headlining the Saints & Sinners Tour coming up in October. The groups’ support on this tour will come from Animals As Leaders and Tesseract. Respond and let us know if you are attending any of these shows. Tour dates: 10/27 Charlotte, NC @ The […]

Animals As Leaders working on new material

Animals As Leaders are currently recording new material in the studio. The band are writing this album, as a whole, as opposed to the group’s first album where Tobin Abasi wrote everything with help from Periphery’s Misha Mansoor. Additionally, we have learned that drummer Navene Koperweis will be heading production for the album. Watch an […]

Prosthetic Records free sampler on Facebook

Head over to Prosthetic Records official Facebook page, give them a “Like,” and download the free 17-song sampler disc. The sampler features Scale The Summit, The Acacia Strain, Animals As Leaders and MORE! There is bound to be something that entices you on this release.


UTG TV: Animals As Leaders – On Impulse (Live @ SXSW 2011)

The UTG TV crew captured Animals As Leaders performing “On Impulse” at the Alternative Press Day Party while at SXSW 2011. If you don’t know this band, you need to. Forget gimmicks, these guys are masters of their craft and nothing less. Their self-titled debut is available now on Prosthetic Records.


UTG TV: SXSW 2011 – The Alternative Press Day Party (recap)

Two members of UTG TV headed to Austin, TX in March for SXSW 2011 and brought back a TON of footage! This clip comes from Alternative Press Magazine’s annual day party and features clips of Animals As Leaders, Enter Shikari, Vampires Everywhere, Oceano, VersaEmerge, I See Stars, and BLACK VEIL BRIDES. Click through to check it out!