MUSIC NEWS: Weird Nightmare Announces Split Single With Ancient Shapes

Photo Credit: Ryan Thompson

Weird Nightmare, the new project from METZ guitarist and singer Alex Edkins, has teamed up with Ancient Shapes for a double A-side – due for release on 7″ on 21st October 2022 via Sub Pop

“Daniel has been one of my favourite writers/performers for many years now and his work with Ancient Shapes and the Outfit are a constant source of joy,” Edkins comments. “I’m super excited to be sharing this record with him.”

The release features Weird Nightmare’s I Think You Know on side A, and Ancient Shapes’ 3-part suite Bird With an Iron Head (+ official video), Imaginary Agony, and I’m Against the Wind on side AA. All four songs are also available digitally today on all DSPs from Sub Pop.

Check out a video for Ancient Shapes‘ Bird With An Iron Head below. 

You can stream Weird Nightmare‘s I Think You Know HERE and Ancient Shapes‘ Bird With An Iron Head HERE

See Weird Nightmare live at one of the following dates:

November 2022

Thu 17th – HAMILTON, ON – Casbah* 
Fri 18th – TORONTO, ON – Lee’s Palace* 
Sat 19th – ST. CATHERINES, ON – Warhorse* 
Tue 29th – BALTIMORE, MD – Ottobar^
Wed 30th – PHILADELPHIA, PA – Underground Arts^

December 2022

Thu 1st – CAMBRIDGE, MA – The Sinclair^
Fri 2nd – BROOKLYN, NY – Warsaw^

*w/ Ancient Shapes  
^ supporting Archers of Loaf 

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