It has been unusual for bands who’ve launched albums during the last yr however have not been in a position to tour in help of them. Seether launched Si Vis Pacem, Para Bellum in August of 2020, however frontman Shaun Morgan informed Loudwire Nights he does not precisely wish to return to their regular, pre-COVID tour cycle even when they can once more.
“This yr does not look to be shaping up a lot better, so far as going again to a touring type of way of life. Not that that is one thing that I wish to return to anyway,” he admitted. “I do not wanna be out for 3 months at a time, come dwelling for 4 days after which form of excessive 5 my household after which stroll again out once more. After which each time you come again, you are feeling like you need to re-learn the relationships.”
Along with the truth that Morgan does not wish to return to dwelling on the street nearly all of the time, he does not assume it’s going to occur anyway.
“I do not know that we’re ever going again to doing, get again on a bus for a month. And having mentioned that, so what does it appear like? Will we do extra streaming stuff now?” he puzzled, suggesting that possibly bands will incorporate occasional acoustic streams into their tour schedules as a substitute of taking part in exhibits night time after night time.
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In celebration of their 20 yr anniversary, Seether have been honored within the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s Right Here Right Now exhibit, which celebrates influential modern artists. A number of of Morgan’s devices, clothes clothes, handwritten lyrics and different memorabilia from their profession are featured within the set up.
“Rising up on a pig farm in South Africa I had many desires of being a ‘rock star’ in America, one thing that was deemed inconceivable on the time, I clung to the dream much more tightly with each remark from each naysayer and after a few years, exhibits and quite a few totally different bands the inconceivable grew to become a actuality in 2000,” Morgan mentioned in a press release.
“I really feel so humbled and grateful for this chance that it’s troublesome to specific. This can be a large milestone for Seether and is by far one of the crucial necessary highlights of our profession.”