PHILADELPHIA, PA | MAY 16, 2017: Philadelphia’s rising indie alternative/rock band Civil Youth have been busy in preparation for their forthcoming album, Conversations (out 5/19/17), opening for bands like Twenty One Pilots, AWOLNATION, Phantogram, Capital Cities and more, all while amazing fans with their energetic live performance and leaving them highly anxious for new music. So far, the band released the first track off of Conversations, “Belief,” and their music videos for “Dark Debts,” and “Between Me & You,” to a thrilling response. Ahead of the album’s release, today Civil Youth is teaming up with idobi Radio to stream Conversations in full. Additionally, the band has shared a lyric book for fans to learn the songs ahead of their album release show and forthcoming tour (dates below). On the album, singer Michael Kepko states:
“With this album, we’ve shared with you some of the darkest parts about ourselves in hopes that you can relate and never feel you are alone. Take these words and make them yours. After all, we’re in this together.” – Michael Kepko
Civil Youth is the independent, Alternative/Rock band based out of Philadelphia, PA. Since their first show in March 2015, Civil Youth has toured nationally and is currently venturing on their 8th U.S. tour. What started as an outlet for lead singer, Michael Kepko, to express his anxiety and depression while living in Boston, has evolved into a cultural movement backed by a community of thousands of supporters who identify with Civil Youth’s lyrics and music. Civil Youth inhabits each stage with light-up drum solos, crowd chanting, instrument swaps, and stage acrobatics. Between heavy guitar riffs, and poetic rapping, fans of all ages can find a way to connect with Civil Youth. Within a year, Civil Youth has surpassed the caliber of “local band”, and has established their name across the United States. After the release of their debut album, Disguised In Color, Civil Youth has gained airplay on 134 FM Radio stations, sync licensing with major networks including MTV, VH1, and E!, national press in Alternative Press Magazine, and has released their second full-length album, Who Rescued Who, as well as an acoustic album, titled, Ossein.
Head to idobi Radio today to stream Conversations in full and sing along with their exclusive lyric book. Civil Youth is set to release their highly anticipated third full-length album, Conversations, on May 19, 2017. Civil Youth will be playing an official album release show at Theatre of the Living Arts in Philadelphia, PA on May 20, 2017 followed by a national tour this summer. Follow Civil Youth online for tour dates, new music, and more as they gear up for the release.
Civil Youth: Conversations Track Listing
1. 502 (Sides)
3. When We Collide
4. Dark Debts
5. Just Set Fire
6. Between Me & You
9. Let You In (ft. Bradley Walden Of Emarosa)
11. Part Of Me
13. Conversations (These Ghosts)
Conversations Album Release Tour // East Coast Edition Dates:
5.20.17 Philadelphia, PA @ Theatre of the Living Arts (TLA) TICKETS 6.19.17 Jacksonville, FL @ 1904 Music Hall TICKETS 6.20.17 St. Petersburg, FL @ Krazy Kup 6.22.17 Atlanta, GA @ The Masquerade TICKETS 6.23.17 St. Louis, MO @ The Firebird TICKETS 6.24.17 Minneapolis, MN @ The Garage TICKETS 6.26.17 Indianapolis (Muncie), IN @ Be Here Now TICKETS 6.29.17 Columbus, OH @ Skully’s TICKETS 6.30.17 Cleveland (Alliance), OH @ Juniper Studios TICKETS 7.6.17 New York, NY @ The Knitting Factory TICKETS