The New Jersey band Thank You Scientist announce new album Terraformer. The album from American alternative prog rock masters Thank You Scientist are their 4th studio album. Terraformer will be released out June 14th on Evil Ink Records. Their second studio release on the label formed by Coheed And Cambria’s Claudio Sanchez is the bands most ambitious to date. The album features more than an hour and 20 minutes on a 2-disc set. A funny promotional,
Terraformer was recorded at The Barber Shop in Hopatcong NJ and engineer Mike Ferretti’s studio in Ringwood, NJ. Main songwriter and guitarist Tom Monda oversaw production, along with contributions from the band. The front cover was designed by Templar, who also designed the album art for the group’s previous record Stranger Heads Prevail. The track FXMLDR,
Tom Moda says «We’re really excited about this new album. We’ve put in so much work into this limited bundle to make sure it’s perfect, and we hope our fans agree and help us crush our release week. We’re a bunch of weirdos making music for weirdos that still care about weird music, and I think that’s a beautiful thing!».
The album marks the first recordings of the Thank You Scientist’s new lineup, which includes Joe Fadem on drums, Sam Greenfield on saxophones, and Joe Gullace on trumpet.
«The new members were all guys that Ben Karas, Cody McCorry and myself play with in McCorry’s band We Used To Cut The Grass. They were all a big part of the writing and arranging process for this album and I feel very lucky to be in a band with them», says Monda.
In only a few years. Thank You Scientist have created a loyal and dedicated following with their unique style and indescribable sound through the albums Maps Of Non-Existent Places (re-released in 2014), and Stranger Heads Prevail (released in 2016 via Evil Ink Records). The band has also toured with the likes of Periphery, Haken, Devin Townsend, as well as Coheed And Cambria, cementing themselves as a must-see live act.