Coheed and Cambria Vaxis II: A Window Of The Waking Mind is set to release its 10th studio album in the second quarter of 2022.
This marks the longest gap between releases, four years after New York prog-rockers ’2018 film Vaccine I: Creatures Without Heaven. The new record, released yesterday (January 14th), will be released via Roadrunner on May 27th and will include singles. ‘Shoulders’ and “Get up, Naianasha (cut the cord)”.
2015’s “Color Before the Sun” – like Vaxis II – will be a comprehensive, heavy-duty conceptual album, like one of Coheed And Cambria’s full-length efforts. It is said to serve as the second part of the five-chapter bow, and according to the official synopsis, it is about the “journey of a couple fleeing the tyrannical forces and their mysterious new addition.”
Vaxis II: The Mirror of Awakened Consciousness
Limited Edition Deluxe Box Set
By January 23, 2021, all those who place an order will receive their names and a signed COA in the book. https://t.co/rR5gDpObUx pic.twitter.com/6je6XPt9cA
– Coheed and Cambria (@Coheed) January 14, 2022
in a recent interview with The result, frontman Claudio Sanches told fans what to expect from the record and why they took the time to make sure they worked unlimited during the pandemic. “Many times, with groups with a strong fan base like ours, I think there can be a tendency to deliberately or involuntarily try to give fans what they want and not take too much risk. “he said.
“After creating music for a long time and entering a pandemic, we didn’t want to put restrictions on the creative process,” he added, and joked that “the album will become something that people will embrace this band in 2021/2022”. and describes it as “looking forward, not backward.”
In addition to the standard digital, CD and vinyl edition, the Vaxis II will also be released limited edition box set The Quintillan Speaker Inclusion Lamp, a 96-page hardcover book (created by Sanches and written by Chondra Echert), the album’s expanded artwork poster, and early access to exclusive Black Card tickets for fans and Coheed And Cambria Early access to headline shows.
See the cover and track list of Vaxis II: A Window of The Waking Mind below:
1. Fields of fire
2. Beautiful Losers
3. Comatose condition
5. The law of disappearance
6. Love Murder One
8. Club of Liars
9. Bad man
10. Our love
11. Stairs of dominance
12. Get up, Naianasha (cut the cord)
13. The window of awakened consciousness
Last year, Coheed And Cambria J Gursey has launched his own coffee brand in partnership with Coffee Roasters. Based on characters from the first two mixes Amory Wars, Science fiction comics and novels created by Sanches.