US prog rockers Kansas have released a trailer video for their upcoming album The Absence Of Presence. The band are set to release the new album through InsideOut Music on June 26. You can watch the trailer in full below.
“We are really excited for our fans to be able to get a taste of what is to come from The Absence of Presence,” says lead vocalist Ronnie Platt. “I think people will really be surprised by the album. The Absence of Presence shows the band firing on all cylinders.”
The Absence of Presence features nine new tracks written by the band, produced by Zak Rizvi, and co-produced by Phil Ehart and Richard Williams.
“We are really proud of the album The Absence of Presence,” adds guitarist, producer, and songwriter Zak Rizvi. “Making a new Kansas album sets a very high musical standard that is expected from our fans. From rockers, to progressive epics, to ballads, there is something on this recording for everybody.”
The Absence of Presence will be available on CD, Double LP 180 Gram Vinyl, Limited Edition Deluxe CD + 5.1 Blu-Ray artbook, and as a digital album. Pre-order opportunities begin on the 17th April through the band’s website.
Kansas 2020 European tour dates
Oct 18: London Palladium, UK
Oct 20: Frankfurt Jahrhunderthalle, Germany
Oct 21: Hamburg Docks, Germany
Oct 23: Tampere Tamperetalo, Finland
Oct 24: Helsinki Culture House, Finland
Oct 26: Stockholm Cirkus, Sweden
Oct 27: Oslo Sentrum Scene, Norway
Oct 29: Berlin Tempodrom, Germany
Oct 31: Brussels Cirque Royale, Belgium
Nov 03: Munich Circus Krone, Germany
Nov 05: Heilbronn Harmonie, German
Nov 09: Bochum RuhrCongress, Germany
Nov 10: Amsterdam Carre Theatre, Netherlands
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- Kansas - In The Spirit Of Things - German - vinyl LP - £15.00, $20.40, €16.80 (New Item) (arrived 15-Dec-2020 11:41)on February 27, 2021 at 12:47 pm
KANSAS In The Spirit Of Things (1988 German 12-track LP, complete with the illustrated lyric inner & glossy picture sleeve. This example has a deletion cut on the botton edge with a little edgewear and corner creasing, however the vinyl appears barely played)
- Kansas - All I Wanted - UK - 7" vinyl - £6.99, $9.51, €7.83 (New Item) (arrived 26-May-2020 20:58)on February 27, 2021 at 12:47 pm
KANSAS All I Wanted (1986 UK injection moulded 7" vinyl single, also including We're Not Alone Anymore, housed in the glossy picture sleeve. There is a little shelfwear to the sleeve but the vinyl remains in excellent condition MCA1116)