Forced to cancel most of their Australian Decade Of Sound Awake tour, Karnivool took their full touring production into the Heath Ledger Theatre, Perth to perform their seminal, platinum selling second album Sound Awake in its entirety for a special live streamed event. Here are the song Simple Boy from the original album,
You asked for it, you got it. Karnivool have officially confirmed a Blu-ray release of their Decade Of Sound Awake livestream performance on December 10, 2021.
Shot in a venue singled out for its incredible contemporary design and unique acoustic properties, the historic performance includes a full run through of the Sound Awake album, key songs from their other albums (including fan favourite ‘Fade’, captured on film properly for the first time), and some new material.
Within hours of the May 12, 2021 broadcast, they’d had an avalanche of requests from their global fanbase for a physical version of the visually stunning concert. Never intended for release but with online clamor hard to ignore the Decade Of Sound Awake Blu-ray will be available to buy from December 10.
Decade Of Sound Awake tracklist:
Set Fire To The Hive
All I Know
The Medicine Wears Off
The Caudal Lure
All It Takes
Some facts about Sound Awake:
Sound Awake is the second studio album by Australian prog band Karnivool, released in Australia on 5 June 2009. At the J Awards of 2009, the album was nominated for Australian Album of the Year.
At the 2010 West Australian Music Industry Awards, the album won Most Popular Album.
The album follows a four-year gap since their debut studio album Themata in 2005. Sound Awake was produced by Forrester Savell (The Butterfly Effect, Dallas Frasca) and recorded at Perth’s Blackbird and Kingdom Studios over several months. It was later mixed at Melbourne’s Sing Sing Studios and mastered by Tom Coyne (DJ Shadow, The Roots) at Sterling Sounds in New York City.