Portland heavy metal/goth act IDLE HANDS has released their new single “Dragon, Why Do You Cry”The band’s debut album, Mana, will be released May 10 via Eisenwald.

You may listen to “Dragon, Why Do You Cry” here.

The album was recorded by Gabe Johnston and Zack Ohren (MACHINE HEAD), mixed by Johnston and Gabriel Franco, and mastered by the illustrious Brad Boatright (YOB, CORROSION OF CONFORMITY).

“Mana” Artwork and Track listing:

Idle Hand - Mana

1. Nightfall
2. Jackie
3. Cosmic Overdrive
4. Don’t Waste Your Time
5. Give Me to the Night
6. Blade and the Will
7. Dragon, Why Do You Cry
8. Double Negative
9. It’ll Be Over Before You Know
10. A Single Solemn Rose
11. Mana

Formed deep in the heart of the Pacific Northwest in 2017, the band initially began as a sole creative outlet for former SPELLCASTER bassist Gabriel Franco, who now handles vocals and rhythm guitar. Additionally, the band was announced to perform at Psycho Swim, the official Psycho Las Vegas pre-party, on August 15 at the Daylight Beach Club with CORROSION OF CONFORMITY, LUCIFER, ASG, and more.

IDLE HANDS is:

Gabriel Franco – vocals, guitar
Sebastian Silva – guitar
Brandon Hill – bass
Colin Vranizan – drums

Tour Dates:

Mana European Tour 2019
30/04 – Weimar, DE @ Gerber 3
02/05 – Oldenburg, DE @ MTS LP Store
03/05 – Osnabruck, DE @ Dirty Dancing
04/05 – Hamburg, DE @ Bambi Galore
05/05 – Dresden, DE @ Chemiafabrik
07/05 – Newcastle, UK @ Trillians
08/05 – Glasgow, UK @ Audio
09/05 – Edinburgh, UK @ Bannerman’s
10/05 – London, UK @ The Black Heart (Incineration Fest Pre-Show)
11/05 – Halle, DE @ Turm
12/05 – Athens, GR @ Crow Club
14/05 – Budapest, HU @ Robot
15/05 – Prague, CZ @ 007
16/05 – Leipzig, DE @ Black Label
17/05 – Dornbirn, AT @ Schlachthaus
18/05 – Mannheim, DE @ 7er Club
19/05 – Tilburg, NL @ Little Devil w/ Jag Panzer
20/05 – Stuttgart, DE @ Club Zentral
21/05 – Kassel, DE @ Goldgrube w/ Jag Panzer
22/05 – The Hague, NL @ Musicon w/ Jag Panzer
23/05 – Goppingen, DE @ Zille
24/05 – Kamen, DE @ Metal Force Attack Open Air
25/05 – Olten, CH @ Coq D’or
27/05 – Munich, DE @ Backstage w/ Electric Citizen
28/05 – Vienna, AT @ Arena w/ Electric Citizen
29/05 – Linz, AT @ Kapu w/ Electric Citizen
31/05 -Alvesta, SE @ Muskelrock
01/06 – Oberndorf Am Lech, DE @ Metalheadz Open Air

More info:

https://www.facebook.com/idlehandspdx
http://www.eisenton.com
http://www.eisenton.de

Photo by Peter Beste