The US rockers dropped new document ‘Wake Up, Sunshine’ on Friday (03.04.20), and frontman Alex Gaskarth is eager for the album to be an “escape for people” throughout the present worldwide well being disaster.
He mentioned: “I just hope that it’s a bright light. I hope it’s an escape for people. I hope it gives people a bit of hope and somewhere to go during this … whatever we’re going through right now.
“For us, making this document was actually cathartic and therapeutic for us in loads of methods.
“I think it really rekindled our passion for the band and each other.
“Not to say that it was missing, simply it’s good when 15 years right into a profession that you are able to do one thing in a means that conjures up you and out of the blue makes the complete factor really feel model new.
“I hope that the sentiment carries over as people live with the music and digest it.”
All Time Low thought-about delaying the release of their album due to the coronavirus pandemic, and regardless of admitting a postponement may’ve helped their first week of gross sales, the ‘Dear Maria, Count Me In’ hitmakers wished to strive to assist people “feel great” right now as a substitute.
Speaking to music web site Don’t Bore Us, Alex mentioned: “We thought that putting this record out on time was important. Sure, we could push it back, but at the same time does that really do any good for anyone?
“Sure, it’d assist our first week of gross sales, or one thing like that, however that’s actually not what that is about. It’s about sending a message and being that factor to make people really feel nice.
“We need more of that in the world right now, so hopefully we can contribute in a small way or a big way, either way.”