Sydney-based quartet, Born Lion have just unveiled tour dates and their latest single ‘Drag’. It’s the second track from their forthcoming sophomore studio album ‘Celebrate the Lie’ (due February 16).
Carried by its thunderous, dynamic rhythmic section, volcanic riffage and infectious group sing-a-longs, new cut ‘Drag’ delivers on another exciting take of abrasive and unpredictable melodic punk-rock that the band has become widely known for.
The accompanying video keeps in line with the theme of the track, by highlighting an absurd situation, where someone is forced to pretend that everything is normal.
The candid narrative sees the protagonist (played by front man John Bowker) attend a blind band audition. It turns out, the members are chickens… mean chickens. During smoko, the lead character pulls out a chicken burger – it doesn’t go well for him after that.
Following on from their ‘Evil K’ headline tour, Born Lion have shared stages alongside Ecca Vandal, Shihad and Guttermouth. The four-piece will continue their rampage across the continent! This time, teaming up with Melbourne crowd favourite’s ‘Captives’, with shows in Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane and Sydney.
‘Drag’ is available since January 26 via Spotify, Apple Music, iTunes and other digital platforms!