- Waterparks Premiere New Video “Dream Boy”; New Album ‘Fandom’ Out
August 28TH, 2019 – Singapore – Waterparks have shared the new music video for “Dream Boy” from the upcoming album, ‘FANDOM’, out October 11, 2019. Fans can watch the video here: smarturl.it/dreamboyvideo
Awsten Knight directed the surreal and vibey visual, making this his second directorial effort. In reference to the meaning behind this song, the Waterparks frontman says, “Dream Boy is about fan expectations and feeling like I’m constantly being built up into someone/something I can never live up to, which will eventually lead to everyone being disappointed.”
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‘FANDOM’, the third full-length from Waterparks (and first on Hopeless Records), and produced by Zakk Cervini (Poppy, Yungblud, nothing, nowhere), is a colorful, diverse, and enigmatic collection of songs that includes the previously released, “Watch What Happens Next” and the tornado-like, “Turbulent” released in late May. Fans can pre-order the album here: smarturl.it/WaterparksFANDOM
Waterparks is Awsten Knight (vocals, guitar), Geoff Wigington (guitar, vocals), and Otto Wood (drums, vocals). Last year, they released ‘Entertainment’, their most successful album to date. ‘Entertainment’ made an impressive debut on the Billboard Top 200, charting #7 Rock Albums, #5 Indie, #25 Top Current Albums, #18 Digital and #36 Physical. The record was named one of Alternative Press Magazine’s Most Anticipated of 2018 and was produced by Benji Madden and Courtney Ballard (All Time Low, 5 Seconds of Summer).
Since the release of their debut album ‘Double Dare’, the band has remained on the road, touring with the likes of ONE OK ROCK, All Time Low, Sleeping With Sirens, Mayday Parade, and more. Radio personalities such as Daniel P Carter (BBC Radio 1) have come forward as fans and the band has been featured on covers of magazines such as Alternative Press, Kerrang and Rock Sound.