The News

Trivium Are Teasing A New Single, Catastrophist

Brace yourselves: it looks like there's a brand-new Trivium single arriving this Friday.

Trivium Are Teasing A New Single, Catastrophist

Update: Catastrophist is coming 9am NY / 6am LA / 2pm UK time!

Original story: Exciting news is emerging from the Trivium camp: while the Florida metal titans have been posting cryptic images on their social media for the past week, it looks as though the band are finally gearing up to release a brand-new single.

Matt Heafy and co. were recently announced as support on the mammoth Megadeth and Lamb Of God U.S. tour this year, and now it looks as though they'll have at least one new track to perform while they're on the road: Catastrophist. Presumably it's the first single to be taken from their new album – the follow-up to The Sin And The Sentence – with a 40-second video teaser looking suitably mysterious (and epic).

Read this next: 15 classic songs you probably didn't know that Soundgarden covered

Of course, frontman Matt has been very busy of late covering all sorts of rock and metal songs – from Slipknot's Solway Firth to Bullet For My Valentine's Tears Don't Fall. But it looks like he might have also found the time to potentially regroup with Sin… producer Josh Wilbur; guitarist Corey Beaulieu told The Metal Teddy Bear Experience back in 2018 that the band "definitely" wanted to work with him again.

"Once we worked with him and became friends with him, his personality and his vibe and energy is the perfect combo with how we are as a band and how we like to work and how we like the vibe of making a record," he said. "He fit right in."

Anyway, check out the teaser for Catastrophist below – and stay tuned for more news when we have it.

And see all their other teasers up until this point, too:

Catch Trivium opening for Lamb Of God and Megadeth at one of many, many U.S. dates this year:

June

12 Bristow, VA @ Jiffy Lube Live
13 Charlotte, NC @ PNC Music Pavilion
14 Raleigh, NC @ Red Hat Amphitheater
16 Virginia Beach, VA @ Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater
17 Wantagh, NY @ Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater
18 Camden, NJ @ BB&T Pavilion
20 Holmdel, MA @ PNC Bank Arts Center
21 Boston, MA @ Rockland Trust Bank Pavilion
23 Syracuse, NY @ St. Joseph’s Heath Amphitheater at Lakeview
24 Providence, RI @ Bold Point Lake Amphitheater
28 Burgettstown, PA @ S&T Bank Music Park*
29 Toronto, ON @ Budweiser Stage

July

1 Detroit, NI @ DTE Energy Music Theater
2 Mount Pleasant, MI @ Soaring Eagle Casino Amphitheatre
3 Indianapolis, IN @ Ruoff Music Center
5 Atlanta, GA @ Ameris Music Center
7 Cincinnati, OH @ PNC Pavilion
8 Cleveland, OH @Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica
10 Chicago, IL @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre – Chicago, IL
11 Sgt. Louis, MO @ Chicago, IL @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre – St. Louis, MO*
12 Nashville, TN @ Nashville Municipal Auditorium
14 Rogers, AR @ Walmart AMP*
16 Austin, TX @ Germania Insurance Amphitheater
17 Houston, TX @ The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
18 Irving, TX @The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory+
20 Albuquerque, NM @ Isleta Amphitheater
21 Phoenix, AZ @ Isleta Amphitheater
23 Irvine, CA @ FivePoint Amphitheatre
25 Auburn, WA @ White River Amphitheatre
26 Portland, OR @ Moda Center
29 Salt Lake City, UT @ USANA Amphitheatre
30 Pocatello, ID @ Portneuf Health Trust Amphitheatre

August

1 Concord, CA @ Concord Pavilion

October

2 West Palm Beach, CA @ iTHINK Financial Amphitheatre
6 Birmingham, AL @ Oak Mountain Amphitheatre
7 New Orleans, LA @ UNO Lakefront Arena
9 Corpus Christi, TX @ American Bank Center Arena
11 El Paso, TX @ Don Haskins Center
14 Springfield, MO @ JOH Arena
16 Kansas City, MO @ Sprint Center
21 Columbus, OH @ Schottenstein Center
23 Huntington, WV @ Mountain Heath Arena
24 Bethlehem, PA @ The Wind Creek Event Center
27 Quebec City, QC @ Centre Videotron
28 Laval, QC @ Place Bell
30 St, Paul, MN @ Armory
31 Green Bay, WI @ Resch Center*

November

2 Omaha, NE @ Baxter Arena
3 Sioux Falls, SD @ Denny Sanford PREMIER Center
5 Denver, CO @ Pepsi Center
7 Las Vegas, NV @ Mandalay Bay Events Center
10 Spokane, WA @ Spokane Arena
11 Nampa, ID @ Ford Idaho Center Arena
13 Reno, NV @ Reno Events Center

Check out more:

Now read these

The best of Kerrang! delivered straight to your inbox three times a week. What are you waiting for?