Rock music’s most exciting debuts of 2022, Classless Actoffer listeners a different, unplugged take on the amped-up, high-energy anthems that make up their acclaimed album, Welcome to the Spectacle, which was posted on June 24 via Best Noise Music and has already accumulated more than 2 million streams.
Starting today, the Los Angeles-based quintet will debut a series of acoustic versions of the record’s hit singles, starting with the eponymous song “Classless Act » accompanied by a new video.
Listen to the acoustic version of “Classless Act” HERE
Classless Act singer Derek’s Day recently appeared in Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concert at the Kia Forum in LA on September 27 where Day joined Dave Grohl and the members of the foo fighters as good as Motley Crue for a special two-song set. He was personally recommended for a place on the star list by Justin Hawkins of Darkness which also appears on the Classless Act Track, “This is for you.”
In December, Classless Act will hit the road with Billboard page tops Giovannie and the mercenaries for a US, S. tour that begins in Mobile, AL and ends in Richmond, VA, with more dates to be announced. Tickets are on sale now at https://classlessact.com/#tour.
Over the next two months, Classless Act will release a new acoustic take and video every two weeks, culminating in a 5-song collection, Welcome to the acoustic show, on December 16. Additional releases will include unplugged versions of “This Is For You”, “Time To Bleed”, “All We Are” and “The storm before the calm.”
Recorded live at Sunset Sound, without overdubs, the new one emphasizes the talent of the leader Derek’s Day and musicality of the talented ensemble beyond their early years which includes Danish Pieper (guitar), Griffin Tucker(guitar), Franco Gravante (bass), and chuck mckissock (drums). engraving personally mixed the acoustic tracks himself.
“Every song on the album started out pretty much that way. And we thought it would be cool for you to hear where we started. And we decided that if we were going to do it, it had to be LIVE; no f**ing around,” says Derek’s Day.
On Welcome to the lounges released on June 24 Classless Act immediately to critical acclaim, with the press hailing them as “the next big thing in music” (next mosh) and “is very reminiscent of the days when rock reigned supreme” (strong wire). The rock pit said the songs on the album “break like Queen did so well in the blazing guitar [with] Supertramp meets Muse’s aplomb”, and New noise also stated that it’s a record “that is most easily summed up as ‘powerful'” by a new band that sounds like the greatest hits of the rock eras of the 70s and 80s, with a more grace and vibe. modern”.
Critics for the album echoed the positive reviews the band received for their live show, after sharing the stage with Dorothy and dirty honey plus an opening slot on the biggest tour of the summer, grossing $173.5 million Stadium tour which have graced major stadiums across the country and Canada.
Seeing Classless Act Direct, BraveWords said they were “sealing their place among hard rock’s new elite”. Splease claimed: “Although the band was new, they played like seasoned pros… Their music was filled with driving beats, big hooks, great guitar work and equally important tons of rock n’ attitude. roll.” And scary music said, “Classless Actabsolutely made their presence known by serving high octane rock music on a platter to everyone in the park…I was a fan before they finished their first song. This group is another in the army of deeds
who are the future of rock n roll and I have no doubt that Classless Act will be there headlining their own tour soon enough.
In addition to appearing on the Stadium tour which featured Def Leppard, Joan Jett and Motley Crue, Classless Actalso played replica (October 9), the biggest rock festival on the west coast, where they shared the bill with Muse, bring me the horizon and Spacers.
CLASSLESS ACT SUPPORTING GIOVANNIE & THE HIRED GUNS TOUR DATES
December 1 – Mobile, AL @ Soul Kitchen
Dec. 2 – Destin, Fla. @ Club LA
December 7 – Orlando, Fla. @ House of Blues
December 8 – Chattanooga, TN @ Barrel House
December 9 – Louisville, KY @ Mercury Ballroom
December 10 – Johnson City, TN @ Capones
December 14 – Asbury Park, NJ @ Wonder Bar
December 16 – Syracuse, NY @ Lost Horizon
December 17 – Harrisonburg, PA @ Stage on Herr
December 18 – Richmond, Virginia @ The Broadberry
For more acoustic tracks from your favorite Better Noise Music bands, visit: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/6WCwJVs5asw1v5RO2xx1Wv?si=dd66171f90c44c3d.