Animals as Leaders Announce New Album, Release First Single


Progressive instrumental outfit Animals as Leaders have announced that they’ll release their highly anticipated fifth full-length studio album, Parrhesia, on March 25 via Sumerian Records. It will be the band’s first new album since 2016’s The Madness of Many.

The first single, “The Problem of Other Minds,” is available now via the below music video.

Comments guitarist/mastermind Tosin Abasi:

“It’s been a while since we’ve released a body of work. We’re really proud of this collection of songs as well as the visual components, and are excited to share it with all of you.”

Pre-order Parrhesia here. Abasi’s old partner in crime, Misha Mansoor (Periphery), returned for production duties on this album. The album will also include the track “Monomyth,” which was released in September.

Parrhesia Track Listing

  1. “Conflict Cartography”  
  2. “Monomyth”
  3. “Red Miso”
  4. “Gestaltzerfall”
  5. “Asahi”
  6. “The Problem of Other Minds”
  7. “Thoughts and Prayers”
  8. “Micro-Aggressions”
  9. “Gordian Naught”
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