Architects Release Short Film “Holy Ghost”, New Album Coming Soon

As previously announced, Architects are releasing their highly anticipated new album Holy Hell on November 9th via Epitaph Records. The band has released a new documentary film directed by Tom Welsh, Holy Ghost, and is a tribute to late guitarist and co-founder for Tom Searle. Watch it now.

Dan Searle commented at the outset of the film:

I guess the biggest lesson I’ve learned, that’s repeatedly come to me and actually underpins the whole meaning behind the record is that you can go through terrible things and come out as a better person at the other end of it,”

The documentary finds the British band discussing the events that have led up to the forthcoming release of their eighth album, Holy Hell (Nov. 9, Epitaph Records), From the indescribable loss of brother, guitar player and founding member Tom Searle, to the band member’s recognition that their only path was forward, the 20-plus minute film features interviews, video from the recording of Holy Hell, as well as riveting, bittersweet footage from Architects’ February 2018, sold out performance to 10,000 fans at London’s Alexandra Palace.

Album pre-orders, including physical bundles featuring vinyl and various merchandise, as well as digital pre-orders offering instant downloads of “Hereafter” are available via the band’s website (

Architects have also announced their biggest-ever European/UK tour, taking place in January and February 2019. 

Architects UK Arena tour:

14 Jan 2019 – Manchester, O2 Victoria Warehouse (UK) – TICKETS

NEW DATE – 15 Jan 2019 – Manchester, O2 Victoria Warehouse (UK) – TICKETS

17 Jan 2019 – Glasgow, O2 Academy (UK) – TICKETS

18 Jan 2019 – Cardiff, Motorpoint Arena (UK) – TICKETS

19 Jan 2019 – London, The SSE Arena Wembley (UK) – TICKETS

ARCHITECTS is Sam Carter (vocals), Adam Christianson (guitar), Ali Dean (bass), Josh Middleton (guitar) and Dan Searle (drums).

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