The hook of “One Last Kiss” is so massive it might most likely catch a fantastic white shark. Despite their success, the Leone brothers remain humble, all through the set, being continuously thankful to the audience for being so responsive, and singing alongside to almost every word of every music. With their first taste of new music since 2011, The Beginning of New Endings is an aptly titled EP as the band starts the most recent chapter of their discography. Madina Lake came up via the Warped Tour scene within the latter a part of the 00’s decade and launched three fairly solid LPs alongside the way.
The release of From Them, Through Us, to You was adopted up by a headlining tour with Fightstar and taking part in the Projekt Revolution tour. At first they had originally planned to play Warped Tour 2007, however dropped out to play on the Revolution Stage when Linkin Park particularly selected them. The band has also toured alongside such acts as Story of the Year, Aiden, Halifax, and Mayday Parade, among others.
Madina Lake: “It’s Like Being Again From The Lifeless”
To begin the promotional tour for Attics to Eden, Madina Lake supported Anberlin on their Canadian tour. They may even play a show with Emery and Silverstein at the Pipeline Cafe in Honolulu, Hawaii in late February. Madina Lake can be a supporting act of Alesana’s VS. Tour, together with The Bled, Broadway, Enter Shikari, and Asking Alexandria at select locations. The home lights dim, after a blindingly awesome set from help act, Halifax.
After a few set backs, the EP was finally launched on 28 September 2020. On 30 June, bassist Matthew Leone was hospitalized after intervening in a domestic violence incident involving a man beating his spouse. He suffered many injuries including a fractured skull, damaged jaw and a swollen mind. On August 2, it was reported that Leone was recovering from “a second important surgical procedure, and is on his approach to restoration.” Just days earlier, The Smashing Pumpkins, the favorite band of both Leone brothers, performed a benefit show in Chicago for Matthew to pay his hospital payments.
It was meant to support their new EP, The Dresden Codex, which in accordance with vocalist Nathan Leone sounds closer to their debut “From Them, Through Us, To You” than “Attics to Eden”. The name of the album refers to a Mayan astrological codex, one of many oldest existing, as it is considered a replica of a good older text. This holds with Madina Lake’s custom of bringing astrology into their backstory, identified colloquially as ‘The Folklore’. The Dresden Codex was recorded in South Beach, Florida, in early 2010, and made appearances on the UK Sonisphere Festival on August 1 and Hevy Music Festival on August 8, 2010 in Kent. In May 2010 it was announced via an interview with Rocksound that they had left their report label, Roadrunner. Between Jan and Feb 2008 they toured the UK playing in the Kerrang tour alongside Fightstar and Coheed and Cambria.
- Madina Lake has come back stronger than ever with an EP that lives as much as the legacy of their earlier work.
- The group disbanded in September 2013 before reuniting in February 2017.
- “Mateo moved to Los Angeles, where I am. We’ve been writing music for TV and films,” Nathan particulars.
- Madina Lake can be a supporting act of Alesana’s VS. Tour, together with The Bled, Broadway, Enter Shikari, and Asking Alexandria at select places.
- Between Jan and Feb 2008 they toured the UK taking part in within the Kerrang tour alongside Fightstar and Coheed and Cambria.
The music provides an outlet for the band’s views on politics, tradition, and the media’s obsession with movie star status. The theme behind the band’s music is in relation to the mystery of Adalia. The album artwork shows photographs of her and the mysteries behind her and the city of Madina Lake. It’s a concept from the mind of Matthew Leone that’s set to span three albums and features a guide in addition to a web site dedicated to helping fans clear up the case by uncovering “clues” hidden within the lyrics, album art, and videos. On 3 April 2020, the band released a new track referred to as Playing With Fire, their first providing of new materials since 2011.