Taking Back Sunday's 6th studio album, "Happiness Is," officially hit stores in the U.S. today, March 18th. If you don't have the album yet, you can use the coupon below to purchase the album for only $7.99 at Best Buy:
You can also listen to a full stream of the new album below:
Be sure to check out a track-by-track discussion of the album with Adam, John, Eddie, Shaun, and Mark at RockSound.TV.
Finally, after you listen to the album, be sure to vote on your favorite track on our new poll on the home page!
Taking Back Sunday has hit the road to promote their new album, "Happiness Is." This is a co-headlining tour with The Used, meaning the setlist will (unfortunately) be shorter than normal, but the band has managed to fit in several new songs from their new album. Check out the setlist from a March 15th show in Houston, TX, below:
1. Flicker, Fade
2. Error: Operator
3. You Know How I Do
4. Faith (When I Let You Down)
5. Timberwolves at New Jersey
6. Beat Up Car
7. What's It Feel Like to Be a Ghost?
8. A Decade Under the Influence
9. Better Homes and Gardens
10. Liar (It Takes One to Know One)
11. You're So Last Summer
12. Stood a Chance
13. Cute Without the 'E' (Cut from the Team)
Check out the band's performance of "Flicker, Fade," from a recent stop on the tour below:
We'll keep you updated if the setlist drastically changes as the tour progresses. In particular, TBSHub will be at the April 24th show in Atlanta, GA -- stay tuned!
Today, Hopeless Records released a b-side to Taking Back Sunday's single, Flicker, Fade, titled "How I Met Your Mother." Listen below:
During Taking Back Sunday's recent European mini-tour, the band conducted several interviews and acoustic shows with the media. In France, Adam and John performed a small acoustic set for the TV show ShowCase, playing the songs Faith, Flicker Fade, Sad Savior, MakeDamnSure, Best Places to Be a Mom, and Cute Without the E:
Adam and John also answered a few questions from Up Magazine in Amsterdam:
Finally, here's a fascinating two-part interview with Shaun and Eddie by Hit the Floor Magazine in the UK; the two answer questions about the move from Warner Bros. to Hopeless, the band's thoughts on New Album, the process of piecing together a setlist, etc.:
Good news, Canadians: Taking Back Sunday will be playing this year's Amnesia Rockfest in Quebec, which is held on June 21 and 22. Other bands scheduled to play include Blink-182, Brand New, The Used, and New Found Glory. For more, go to the Amnesia website or check out the poster below:
The band has also announced a joint autograph signing in Toronto with The Used during the two bands' spring co-headling tour. The signing will be held at hmv Canada (333 Yonge Street) at 5 p.m. on April 7. Check out the poster below:
Taking Back Sunday's new album "Happiness Is" leaked late last night, so the band scrambled and posted a full stream of the album on Pandora Premieres. You can listen to the album there, or wait until the album officially releases on March 18.
Happiness Is... listening to a new Taking Back Sunday album.
To promote the release of its upcoming album, Happiness Is, Taking Back Sunday will be playing several in-store acoustic performances, accompanied by signings, in the month of March:
Sun 3/16 - Houston, TX - Cactus Music - 3 p.m.
Tues 3/18 - Tempe, AZ - Zia Records - 5 p.m.
Sat 3/22 - Taylorsville, UT - Graywhale - 2 p.m.
Sun 3/23 - Boise, ID - The Record Exchange - 5 p.m.
To attend the performance & signings, you'll need to pre-order Happiness Is at those stores and receive a wristband for entry.
Taking Back Sunday has released the official music video for "Stood a Chance," the second single off its upcoming album, Happiness Is. Check it out below!
The band released the song in a hurry through social media, adding, "PS Remind us to tell you a 'happy' story about how the release date got moved on us!" We'll let you know when we hear the story!
Taking Back Sunday has announced several additional dates for its upcoming U.S. tour. The Used will not be playing at these dates, but Taking Back Sunday will still be bringing along Tonight Alive and Sleepwave:
Sun 3/30 - Albuquerque, NM - Sunshine Theater
Thu 4/10 - Poughkeepsie, NY - The Chance
Thu 4/17 - Portland, ME - The State Theater
Fri 4/18 - Providence, RI - Lupo's
Fri 4/25 - Jacksonville, FL - Freebird Live
Additionally, due to a sell-out of the March 27th show in Los Angeles, Taking Back Sunday & The Used will also be playing a March 19th show in Los Angeles at the Palladium. (An April 16th show in New York City that was added after a sell-out of the April 15th show in New York City has already sold out.)
For details on how to order tickets, click here.