January 25th, 2018 – Singapore – Utah alt pop band The Aces are excited to announce the release of their much anticipated debut album, ‘When My Heart Felt Volcanic’. Serving as a follow up to 2017’s critically acclaimed ‘I Don’t Like Being Honest EP’, the album will be made available everywhere on April 6, 2018. Today, fans can hear a brand new song off ‘When My Heart Felt Volcanic’ called “Fake Nice” here: smarturl.it/FakeNice
“Fake Nice is a favourite off the album and representative of a funkier side of our sound,” notes the band. “We wrote it about being from a smaller town and experiencing living in a big city for the first time while trying to navigate all the new personalities that come along with that.”
‘I Don’t Like Being Honest EP’ was released last June and quickly garnered much attention from the press. The band was named an Artist To Watch in 2017 by Earmilk, Idolator, and PAPER Mag to name a few. They were also a featured artist in the Youth Issue for Paper Mag, a Nylon Band Crush, and a Weekly Discovery artist for American Songwriter, a Drop artist for Refinery29 and were named a Rising Style Influencer from The Hollywood Reporter. Additionally they received stamps of approval from NPR, NOISEY, FADER as well as regional media outlets Nylon Indonesia, Juice Singapore, Juice Malaysia and STATUS Magazine Philippines.
The Aces spent 2017 on the road with a SOLD OUT headline show and shared the stage with the likes of Joywave and Portugal. The Man. Their single “Baby Who” landed them a #1 spot on the Indie Top 5 Chart by Channel [V] Asia and a feature as Billboard’s Chart Breaker artist in the December 2017 issue and a Billboard 2018 Artist To Watch.