Aug. 17 — Taproot will premiere its latest single next month.
The band announced this week, it will premiere the song, ‘‘Favourite Song’ Sept. 1. The band recently announced it was considering the release date for the song, which will feature a guest appearance by Nonpoint front man Elias Soriano. A video premiere is expected to follow soon after.
Most recently, Taproot debuted another single, ‘No One Else To Blame,’ through its “Taproot Tuesday” podcast. Both songs are featured in Taproot’s forthcoming album, SC\SSRS, which is scheduled for release Sept. 29 through THC Music/Amplified Distribution.
In other news, Taproot announced early this month, new additions to its tour schedule. The first of the new dates is Sept. 2 at the Taste of Madison Festival in Madison, WI alongside Nonpoint. The second new date is Oct. 20 in Columbus, OH alongside September Mourning, Lift The Medium, and Xero Hour.
The third of the tour’s new dates is New Bedford, MA with Dead By Wednesday and the fourth is scheduled for Dec. 19 at 101 WRIF-FM Detroit Presents: District 142 in Wynadotte, MI.
The band’s current tour schedule is noted below:
Sat 8/18 – Northwoods Rock Rally | Glen Flora, WI | w/ Pop Evil, Soil, Smile Empty Soul
Sat 9/2 – Taste of Madison | Madison, WI | WJJO Stage | w/ Nonpoint
Sat 9/9 – Blue Ridge Rock Festival | Alton, VA
Fri 9/29 – The Machine Shop | Flint, MI – SOLD OUT w/ Heartsick | Lift the Medium
Sat 9/30 – The Machine Shop | Flint, MI – SOLD OUT w/ Eva Under Fire | See This Through | Never the Crash
Sun 10/1 – The Machine Shop | Flint, MI – SOLD OUT with Eva Under Fire | Heartsick
Fri 10/6 – Route 20 | Racine, WI – w/ Smile Empty Soul | Heartsick | Finding Ghosts
Sat 10/7 – The Forge | Joliet, IL- w/ Smile Empty Soul | Heartsick
Fri 10/13 – EPIC Event Center | Green Bay, WI- w/ September Mourning | Heartsick
Sat 10/14 – The Blue Note | Harrison, OH- w/ September Mourning | Lift the Medium, Xero Hour
Fri 10/20 – The KING of CLUBS | Columbus, OH-w/ September Mourning | XFACTOR1 | Artifax
Sat 10/21 – The Winchester Music Tavern | Lakewood, OH- w/ September Mourning | Brothers At Arms
Thu 11/2 – The Vault – New Bedford, MA w/ Dead By Wednesday
Fri 11/3 – Wally’s | Hampton Beach, NH w/ Eva Under Fire/ Dead by Wednesday
Sat 11/4 – The Gramercy Theatre | NYC, NY- w/ Eva Under Fire / Dead by Wednesday
Fri 11/17 – Elevation | Grand Rapids, MI
Sat 11/18 – The Eclectic Room | Angola, IN
Sat 12/9 – 101 WRIF – FM Detroit Presents: District 142 – Wynadotte, MI w/ I Set My Friends On Fire
SC\SSRS will be Taproot’s first new music since the release of its album, The Episodes, in 2012. It will feature a revamped lineup from the band, of sorts. Original drummer Jarrod Montague has returned on this record. New guitarist Taylor Roberts also provides his talents to the record alongside Richards and longtime bassist Phil Lipscomb, who has been a member of the band since its formation in 1997.
More information on Taproots’ new album, singles and live dates is available along with all of the band’s latest news at: