London-based J-rockers Esprit D’Air have just released their new single, ‘Calling You’ worldwide. ‘ Calling You ’ is an emotional rock ballad produced by vocalist and guitarist, Kai, who follows a commendable DIY ethos by composing, recording, mixing and mastering the music himself, whilst working with AWAL (Artists Without A Label) for digital distribution.
Check out ‘Calling You’ below:
Esprit D’Air is not seeking a major record label but instead, follow a strong DIY ethos. Recognised for their independent efforts, Esprit D’Air was this year’s metal/hardcore album winners at The 16th Annual Independent Music Awards in New York, judged by an esteemed industry panel featuring Amy Lee (Evanescence) , Slayer , and Sepultura .
Esprit D’Air is also excited to announce their European headline tour starting this September following their successful 7-day UK tour earlier this year. The J-rockers are making their return to Barcelona, London, and Paris, as well as visiting Netherlands for the very first time. Pendragon ’s drummer, Jan-Vincent Velazco will be joining them on tour once again.
Tickets for the Barcelona and London shows are now on sale to the general public. For more
information, visit www.espritdair.com.
Esprit D’Air 2018 European Tour
Sep 08: Barcelona La Nau, Spain
Sep 12: London Boston Music Room, UK
Sep 13: Paris Le Klub, France
Sep 15: The Hague AVO J-Music Festival, Netherlands
Over the past 12 months, they have:
Self-released their Amazon Best-Selling Album Constellations now out in HMV and in stores across Europe.
Premiered their album on TeamRock (now known as Louder).
Won Best Metal/Hardcore Album at The Independent Music Awards in New York—judged by the likes of Slayer, Amy Lee (Evanescence) and Sepultura.
Performed a packed-out show at The Underworld Camden as part of the 7-day UK headline tour.
Nominated Best Musical Act at NEO Awards alongside bands such as X Japan.
Announced their European Tour starting in September 2018 including headline dates in Barcelona, London, Paris, and The Hague in The Netherlands.
As the band has a strong DIY ethos, all of the above have been achieved by themselves. The band produces, mixes, masters all their music, and books their own shows, and even promote the shows themselves.