Eslabon Armado is releasing a new album Corta Venas today and fans are ready for it.
The trio took to Instagram last week to announce to their 618,000 followers that their upcoming album, Corta Venas, will be released on December 17, under DEL Records label.
However, multiple independent sources are saying that the official release may be delayed until December 18.
Eslabon Armado, a Mexican-American band, was formed in Northern California by three teenagers in 2017.
The members are 17-year-old Pedro Tovar (vocals), 16-year-old Brian Tovar (bass and bajoloche), and 18-year-old Gabriel Hidalgo (background vocals and harmony).
The group’s name Eslabon Armado means a united chain, and it was suggested by Pedro and Brian’s dad.
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Eslabon Armado fans react on social media
Since Eslabon Armado’s official Instagram page announced last week that the new album Corta Venas would be released today, fans have been looking forward with excitement.
Many fans took to Twitter to express their excitement about the upcoming album.
“Eslabón Armado is dropping ‘Corta Venas’ tomorrow and I’m f**k**g ready,” a fan tweeted.
Eslabón Armado is dropping “Corta Venas” tomorrow and i’m fucking ready pic.twitter.com/6aME7umsae
— 𝐁𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐝𝐨𝐧🇲🇽 (@LaSegundaLetra) December 16, 2020
Many of the tweets show fans with tears in their eyes and others hugging bottles of liquor and looking intoxicated.
This is because the title of the album, Corta Venas, means cut veins, referring to a genre of Spanish love songs that express deep sadness and heartbreak usually due to unrequited love or disappointment experienced in a romantic relationship.
The idea is that the songs are so sad and heartbreaking that they could make listeners want to take their own lives.
Me when Eslabon Armado drops their Corta Venas album on Dec 17 pic.twitter.com/1kjT8jfrGz
— Sad Cuh Hours🤕💔 (@SadCuhHours702) December 15, 2020
Eslabón Armado coming out with “Corta Venas” tonight. Nobody talk to me 😭 pic.twitter.com/ldPQe40IF6
— alondra ♐️🧚🏽 (@alondraxbernal) December 17, 2020
me waiting on eslabon armado’s corta venas.. pic.twitter.com/FoHtnePffw
— maybe: izzy (@fuckwittha_woo) December 17, 2020
Corta Venas alum has a tracklist of 20 songs
The tracklist for Corta Venas includes 20 songs, such as Ando Más Que Mal, Mi Historia Entre Tus Dedos, Fui Lejos, and Te Marques.
You may view the complete list of songs here.
Eslabon Armado released their debut studio album in April
Eslabon Armado released their debut studio album, the 10-track Tu Veneno Mortal, in April.
Tu Veneno Mortal reached the top 10 on Billboard’s Top Latin Albums chart and debuted at number 2 on the Regional Mexican Albums Chart.
Their sophomore album, Vibras de Noche, released in July, debuted at number one on the Top Latin Album chart.
The teenage group has a large following on YouTube with more than 550,000 subscribers.
They describe their music as traditional sierreña music.
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