Fearless Pierce the Veil - Jaws of Life LP (Dreamsicle Vinyl) is the fifth studio album by American post-hardcore band Pierce the Veil. The album was released on July 12, 2019, through Fearless Records.
Pierce the Veil had been working on the album since 2016, and had recorded it in various studios across the United States. The band members had stated that the album would be their most ambitious work yet, with a focus on intricate musicianship and complex arrangements.
The album was produced by Colin Brittain and the band's lead guitarist, Vic Fuentes. The recording process was lengthy, with the band spending over a year in the studio to perfect the sound they were looking for. The album features guest appearances from several musicians, including Sleepwave's Spencer Chamberlain, A Day to Remember's Jeremy McKinnon, and Slipknot's Corey Taylor.
Jaws of Life was released on July 12, 2019, through Fearless Records. The album was made available in various formats, including CD, digital download, and vinyl. The vinyl release was a limited edition Dreamsicle vinyl, which featured a unique orange and white swirl design.
The album received critical acclaim upon its release, with many reviewers praising the band's musicianship and creativity. Some critics noted that the album was a departure from the band's previous work, with a more experimental and progressive sound.
The album features twelve tracks, including the singles "The Divine Zero," "Texas is Forever," and "Circles."
- "Dive In"
- "Texas is Forever"
- "The Divine Zero"
- "Floral & Fading"
- "Phantom Power and Ludicrous Speed"
- "Today I Saw the Whole World"
- "Gold Medal Ribbon"
- "Song for Isabelle"
- "Punk Goes Pop Vol. 6"
Pierce the Veil: Vic Fuentes - lead vocals, guitar Mike Fuentes - drums, percussion Tony Perry - lead guitar Jaime Preciado - bass guitar, backing vocals
Additional Musicians: Spencer Chamberlain - guest vocals on "Today I Saw the Whole World" Jeremy McKinnon - guest vocals on "Bedless" Corey Taylor - guest vocals on "Punk Goes Pop Vol. 6"
Production: Colin Brittain - producer, engineer, mixing Vic Fuentes - producer Dan Korneff - mixing Ted Jensen - mastering
Fearless Pierce the Veil - Jaws of Life LP (Dreamsicle Vinyl) is a landmark album in Pierce the Veil's discography. It showcases the band's creative and technical abilities, and features several guest appearances from notable musicians. The album received critical acclaim and cemented Pierce the Veil's status as one of the most innovative and influential post-hardcore bands of their generation.