The Epic 2017 Project #069: 170310
Enter Shakiri – The Mindsweep (2015)
On 26 June 2014 Enter Shakiri performed their new song “Anaesthetist” for the first time and uploaded a video on their YouTube Channel of them doing a practice run. They then played it at all of the dates on the Vans Warped Tour.
The album was announced on 8 October 2014 along with a European and UK tour in support.
On 20 October 2014, “The Last Garrison” was played on Zane Lowe’s Hottest Record on BBC Radio 1, and was the first single from the as yet unreleased album. The song’s official music video was uploaded to Hopeless Records’ YouTube channel on 11 November.
On 19 December Enter Shikari announced a Headlining North American tour in support of The Mindsweep with Stray From the Path, I the Mighty, Hundredth (3/23-3/31) and A Lot Like Birds (4/01-4/28).
To celebrate the release of the album, the band opened a pop up shop in Camden.
On 5 January 2015 “Anaesthetist” was released as the second single from the album. The Mindsweep itself was released a couple of weeks later on 19 January.