Boundary pushing instrumental trio, Animals As Leaders, have dropped the third new single from their upcoming album Parrhesia (out March 25 on Sumerian Records). The track titled “Gordian Naught” can be found on DSPs HERE and comes accompanied by a visualizer which can be viewed HERE or by clicking the image below.
Speaking on the new song, guitarist Tosin Abasi shares, “This song attempts to put a soundtrack to the metaphor of “untying an impossibly tangled knot” A sonic commentary on the seemingly sustained problems facing the world currently.”

Animals As Leaders recently announced their first new album in six years, titled Parrhesia. The release has been highlighted so far by the release of singles “Monomyth” and “The Problem Of Other Minds” which combined, have clocked up 1.45 million Youtube views and over 2.4 million streams on Spotify alone since release. Pre-order the album here.
Animals As Leaders hit the road soon for the Parrhesia US Tour. Beginning at the end of March, the tour will kick off in Denver on March 30th and travel throughout 18 further cities ending in Los Angeles, CA at the Ace Theater on April 22nd and will see the band play two sets, one of which will feature the new album in full. For the full list of dates and to buy tickets, visit

Animals As LeadersPARRHESIATrack Listing
1.Conflict Cartography  2. Monomyth3. Red Miso4. Gestaltzerfall5. Asahi6.The Problem Of Other Minds7.Thoughts And Prayers8. Micro-Aggressions9. Gordian Naught

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