Theory of A Deadman Release New Single and Video and announce tour dates in the US, Canada and Europe.

Multi-platinum band Theory Of A Deadman has announced the release of their seventh studio album, Say Nothing, out January 31st via Atlantic Records. Lead single “History Of Violence” – which turns the tables on a story of domestic violence – is out now along with the gripping music video. Directed by Sam Sulam, the visual for “History Of Violence” illustrates a searing snapshot of a woman enduring an abusive husband as she plans to fight back, eventually ending up in jail but free of her abuser. Say Nothing is available for pre-order now at all DSPs and each pre-order will include an instant download of “History of Violence.” Album and bundle packages are available at the official THEORY webstore. 

“‘History of Violence’ tells the sad story of a girl trapped in a life of domestic abuse, leaving her with what she feels is the only way to escape,” explains lead vocalist and songwriter Tyler Connolly. “Even though she’s in jail, it’s still a better place to be than being imprisoned in real life by this man. We’re encouraging anyone affected by domestic violence to call the National Domestic Violence Hotline for help: 1-800-799-7233.”

New Studio Album Say Nothing
Out January 31st on Atlantic Records
Pre-Order Available Now

On Say Nothing, THEORY – Tyler Connolly [lead vocals, guitar], Dave Brenner [guitar, backing vocals], Dean Back [bass], and Joey Dandeneau [drums] – is speaking up through undeniable anthems rooted in scorching songcraft, experimental vision, rock ‘n’ roll attitude, and clever pop ambition. Recorded in London with producer Martin Terefe [Jason Mraz, Yungblud], the album features timely lyrical commentary on many issues that our society is grappling with today. Domestic violence, racism, the divisiveness in American politics and more are explored on the 10-track album, which finds THEORY’s finger on the pulse of the current climate threaded together with a message that’s both a cautionary warning and a hopeful wish for our collective future. 

“I look at the record as a microcosm of our current era,” says Brenner. “It’s a reminder to look inward at what’s happening and what we’re becoming. I hope everyone dives into the words. At the same time, music is still an escape. Maybe we can give the world a little solace and encourage everyone to treat each other better.” 

Peeling back the layers of THEORY’s depth and breadth like never before, Say Nothing is a continuation of their musical and thematic evolution, displaying the band’s powerful storytelling in full force and introducing fresh sounds and sonics. Album opener “Black Hole Of Your Heart” features orchestration set to an arena-ready beat punctuated by creaky guitar. A pilgrimage to Abbey Road Studios inspired the song “Ted Bundy,” a first-person account about a terribly troubled man who can’t properly love; not even the most beautiful woman can fill that void and change him. “Strangers” strikes a chord with its provocative prose that holds a mirror up to the state of American politics. Elsewhere, a gospel choir kicks off “Quicksand,” adding yet another dimension to Say Nothing’s aural palette. Full tracklisting below. 

Ahead of their U.S. and European headlining tour beginning September 27th in Jacksonville, NC, THEORY has announced a Canadian headlining tour in their native country kicking off January 31st in Vancouver with the first of two nights at The Commodore Ballroom to coincide with the release of Say Nothing. Pre-sale tickets are available starting Friday,September 27th with the public on-sale beginning Friday, October 4th at 10am local time. See below for the band’s full list of upcoming tour dates and visit for all ticketing details. 

US Fall Tour Kicks Off This Friday and
New Canadian Tour Announced
Pre-Sale Tickets Available September 27th
On-Sale Begins October 4th

THEORY’s platinum single “Rx (Medicate)” from 2017’s Wake Up Call addressed the opioid epidemic and racked up more than 250 million streams, became their third #1 on the Billboard Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks chart, and received an iHeartRadio Music Award nomination for Rock Song of the Year. Over the course of nearly two decades, THEORY’s impressive catalogue has earned them several platinum and gold singles, a platinum album, two Top 10 album debuts on the Billboard Top 200, and eight Top Tens on the Billboard Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks Chart.

1. Black Hole Of Your Heart
2. History Of Violence
3. Affluenza
4. Say Nothing
5. Strangers
6. Ted Bundy
7. World Keeps Spinning
8. Quicksand
9. White Boy
10. It’s All Good


Sep 27Jacksonville, NC @ The Tarheel Opry House
Sep 28Inwood, WV @ Shiley Acres
Sep 29Stroudsburg, PA @ Sherman Theater
Oct 01Warren, OH @ Packard Music Hall
Oct 02Morgantown, WV @ Metropolitan Theatre
Oct 04North Myrtle Beach, SC @ House of Blues
Oct 05Raleigh, NC @ The Ritz
Oct 06Chattanooga, TN @ The Signal
Oct 08Destin, FL @ Club LA
Oct 10Dothan, AL @ The Plant
Oct 11Baton Rouge, LA @ Varsity Theatre
Oct 12Lake Charles, LA @ Golden Nugget Casino – Grand Event Center
Oct 15Tucson, AZ @ Rialto Theatre
Oct 17Valley Center, CA @ Harrah’s Resort Southern California Event Center
Oct 18Chico, CA @ Senator Theatre
Oct 19Stateline, NV @ Harrah’s Lake Tahoe
Oct 22Oklahoma City, OK @ Diamond Ballroom
Oct 23Wichita, KS @ The Cotillion 
Oct 25Lexington, KY @ Manchester Music Hall
Oct 26Cherokee, NC @ Harrah’s Cherokee Casino, Resort and Event Center
Oct 28Cleveland, OH @ House of Blues
Oct 29Fort Wayne, IN @ Clyde Theatre
Oct 31Bowler, WI @ North Star Mohican Casino and Resort
Nov 01Sioux City, IA @ Anthem at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Nov 02Osceola, IA @ Lakeside Casino Event Center
Nov 04Belvidere, IL @ The Apollo Theatre
Nov 05Flint, MI @ The Machine Shop
Nov 13Kiev, Ukraine @ Atlas
Nov 15St. Petersburg, Russia @ Kosmonavt
Nov 16Moscow, Russia @ The 1930 Hall
Nov 19Manchester, England @ Academy 2
Nov 20Glasgow, Scotland @ SWG3 Galvanizers
Nov 21Nottingham, England @ Rock City
Nov 23London, England @ Electric Ballroom
Nov 24Bristol, England @ SWX
Jan 31Vancouver, BC @ The Commodore Ballroom