Nations Afire Debut First Single From New Album

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Southern California based rock band Nations Afire have made an explosive debut with the new single I Am An Army,” from their forthcoming full-length album, The Ghosts We Will Become, which is due out later this year.

Nations Afire are a four-piece band that features current and former members of some of the most influential punk and hardcore bands from the past decade.  Guitarist Chris Chasse has an impressive resume that includes a tenure with Rise Against (Siren Song of the Counter Culture ‘04 and The Sufferer & the Witness ’06).  Vocalist/guitarist Nik Hill and bassist Brett Rasmussen are both long standing members of the Orange County hardcore outfit Ignite and drummer Todd Hennig was the percussive force behind Death By Stereo for three albums.  Recorded at the legendary Blasting Room Recording Studios (Rise Against, NOFX, Propagandhi) in Ft. Collins, Colorado. “I Am An Army” is the first single from The Ghosts We Will Become, which will be released later this year.  Utilizing years of experience writing, recording and touring with elite punk bands, Nations Afire meld their unique styles of punk, rock and hardcore resulting in an intense blend of fist pumping rock.

Nations Afire will support the new single with shows in Southern California in May. You can listen to “I Am An Army” streaming now at Check out for more tour dates and news about the band’s new album The Ghosts We Will Become. Tour dates can be found below.

Nations Afire Tour Dates:
May 16 – Costa Mesa, CA – Detroit Bar
May 17 – Long Beach, CA – DiPiazzas
June 2 – West Hollywood, CA – Viper Room