Architects - "Animals"

"Animals" by @Architects from the album 'For Those That Wish To Exist,' available February 26th
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Director: Dan Searle
Producer: Kode Media
Director of Photography: Sy Turnbull
Sam Carter - Vocals
Dan Searle - Drums & Keys
Josh Middleton - Guitars, Vocals & Keys
Alex Dean - Bass & Keys
Adam Christianson - Guitars

Written and performed by Architects
Lyrics by Dan Searle
Produced by Dan Searle
Co-Produced by Josh Middleton
Additional Production by Pete Miles
Mixed by Zakk Cervini
Drums Engineered by Adam ‘Nolly’ Getgood @ Middle Farm Studios
Vocals produced & engineered by Dan Searle @ Brighton Electric Studios
I do my best but everything seems ominous
Not feeling blessed, quite the opposite
This shouldn’t feel so monotonous
It never rains but it pours

We’re just a bunch of fucking animals
But we’re afraid of the outcome
Don’t cry to me because the fiction that we’re living in
Says I should pull the pin

Should I just pull the pin?

I dug my heels
I thought that I could stop the rot
The ground gave way
Now I’ve lost the plot
Fucked it again
That was all I’ve got
It never rains but it pours

Life is just a dream within a….

Buried under dirt
A diamond in the mud
Infinity is waiting there
‘Cause nobody can burn a glass cathedral

….dream within a dream within a….
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Epitaph Records is an artist-first indie label founded in Los Angeles by Bad Religion guitarist, Brett Gurewitz. Early releases from a variety of punk heavyweights helped launch the 90s punk explosion. Along the way, Epitaph has grown and evolved creatively while sticking to its mission of helping real artists make great recordings on their own terms.
#architects #forthosethatwishtoexist #epitaph


  1. Marcos Garrido

    Marcos Garrido

    Acum 3 ore

    why have you stretched the video format?

  2. Komodo .x

    Komodo .x

    Acum 4 ore

    i wasnt lookin at my phone when this played and i stg i thought it was bmth lmao. not hating or anything. Love it.

  3. ian del Carmen

    ian del Carmen

    Acum 4 ore

    what's wrong with the audio?

  4. Vasilis Skourlis

    Vasilis Skourlis

    Acum 5 ore

    That industrial feeling is interesting! It would be great if the upcoming album combinates these new elements with Holy War as well.

  5. Michael Ahearne

    Michael Ahearne

    Acum 5 ore

    Brilliant I have listened to this song 12 times in the last 24 hours. I will be buying the album's and looking into more of Architects music 🧐😃👍🇮🇪

  6. christina Blankenship

    christina Blankenship

    Acum 6 ore

    Fucking love this song... REPEAT REPEAT REPEAT!❤🖤❤🖤❤🖤

  7. Brian Fox

    Brian Fox

    Acum 7 ore

    wearing a peacoat over a hoodie?... time to pull the pin

  8. Eunice Kim

    Eunice Kim

    Acum 7 ore

    What do you guys think of the meaning for this song? I'd love to hear all your interpretations!

  9. MrLimeInHD


    Acum 8 ore

    Just heard this on Radio 1

  10. Pini Cohen

    Pini Cohen

    Acum 11 ore

    Best song in 2020 for me.

  11. troy hooper

    troy hooper

    Acum 12 ore

    Why i am the Outsider .

  12. Crimson Angel

    Crimson Angel

    Acum 13 ore

    How have I never herd this band, truly Badass can’t wait to hear more keep rocking

  13. Cuddle the Bears

    Cuddle the Bears

    Acum 14 ore

    I LOVE THIS SO MUCH ❤❤❤❤. Amazing job guys!!



    Acum 15 ore

    This song makes me wanna walk into the court and tell the judge he is going to jail.

  15. Phillip Knowles

    Phillip Knowles

    Acum 15 ore

    Should I just pull the pin?

  16. Alex Trump

    Alex Trump

    Acum 17 ore


  17. Doggie San

    Doggie San

    Acum 18 ore

    I love the beat of this song!

  18. Johnny Ford

    Johnny Ford

    Acum 20 ore

    What vape is he using at the start I want it

  19. Krzysiek Chmielowiec

    Krzysiek Chmielowiec

    Acum 22 ore

    This song is astonishing!

  20. Dr Rockzo

    Dr Rockzo

    Acum 22 ore pepsi

  21. Md. Masum Omar Jashim

    Md. Masum Omar Jashim

    Acum o Zi

    We need new vocab to praise this song. 'Awesome, magnificent' etc. don't cut it

    • Christian Costa

      Christian Costa

      Acum 16 ore

      Architectural lol

  22. Demon 1223

    Demon 1223

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  23. Demon 1223

    Demon 1223

    Acum o Zi


  24. Demon 1223

    Demon 1223

    Acum o Zi


  25. Demon 1223

    Demon 1223

    Acum o Zi


  26. Артур Никитин

    Артур Никитин

    Acum o Zi

    Architects steal part of my song :D RubZ - Point.01

  27. Adam Jensen

    Adam Jensen

    Acum o Zi

    Good tune eh

  28. Satan4lia


    Acum o Zi

    Yup this is going on my playlist for sure

  29. kristine boucher

    kristine boucher

    Acum o Zi

    I love this song just wooowww

  30. Mohammad Fahim

    Mohammad Fahim

    Acum o Zi

    First time hearing this band and already loving how they sound ...also is it just me or Sam Carter (Vocalist) sounds like Chester Bennington (RIP) ?

  31. Kyle Richard

    Kyle Richard

    Acum o Zi

    These guys used to be good

  32. Valka Mochalin

    Valka Mochalin

    Acum o Zi

    This song makes me want to give everyone covid then sell them masks - oh wait

  33. TaKleR Gaming

    TaKleR Gaming

    Acum o Zi

    temaso loco

  34. Kristopher Koehler

    Kristopher Koehler

    Acum o Zi

    Lord Grant Random, the Duke of Douchebaggery sent me. He’s right. If you don’t like this song, you just might be a dick.

  35. Simon Lachance

    Simon Lachance

    Acum o Zi

    New Linkin Park?

    • Mert Must Die

      Mert Must Die

      Acum 20 ore

      Bring me the horizon

  36. jackfrostie.002


    Acum o Zi

    every one has an animal in them just not every one knows how to let it out.

  37. Sandi Eržen

    Sandi Eržen

    Acum o Zi

    cool !

  38. TikTok Unleashed

    TikTok Unleashed

    Acum o Zi

    This songs makes me want to steal weed then smoke it with the person I stole it from.

  39. David Williams

    David Williams

    Acum o Zi

    Wasn't a fan at first but this song has definitely grown on me.

  40. Mariano Galvez

    Mariano Galvez

    Acum o Zi

    Fucking awesome!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  41. Rusty Hill

    Rusty Hill

    Acum o Zi

    This shit gets you pumped if you’re a firefighter on the way to a call. Holy hell

  42. Allidoiswynn93


    Acum o Zi

    This song hits so hard your grandpa got prostate cancer.

  43. Baritone Cult

    Baritone Cult

    Acum o Zi

    See...Metal, Rock and Progressive is alive and well This is the Golden age of music, let's all enjoy it. Cheers from Michigan

  44. Геральт из Ривии

    Геральт из Ривии

    Acum o Zi

    very n1ce

  45. Tom Files

    Tom Files

    Acum 2 Zile

    Dont know why, but this song was a bit spooky, had a purge vibe to it.

  46. Phoenix Plays Games

    Phoenix Plays Games

    Acum 2 Zile

    discovering this song and this band gave me the energy to finally get my exhausted ass out of bed today

    • professorjuh


      Acum 5 ore


  47. Claudio Potricelli

    Claudio Potricelli

    Acum 2 Zile

    Absolute RIPPER, instant classic!!!

  48. Max Gessner

    Max Gessner

    Acum 2 Zile

    Such a dope song

  49. Игорь Соловьёв

    Игорь Соловьёв

    Acum 2 Zile

    ARCHITECTS are no longer the same as Linkin Park

  50. AE


    Acum 2 Zile

    Always fucking deliver!! Always have!! 🤘🏼🤘🏼

  51. Marie Wahlberg

    Marie Wahlberg

    Acum 2 Zile

    Love 🙏🌸🌸🌹

  52. Rictenhur Hurtado

    Rictenhur Hurtado

    Acum 2 Zile

    Vaya! Habia estado oyendo hablar de esta banda y q oigo este single y... Guau es como si LP y Slipknot hubieran chocado y hubiera salido esta cancion Estan tocando molestos???!!!

  53. xavier bonnisse

    xavier bonnisse

    Acum 2 Zile

    thanks for the new single merci encore pour ce nouveau titre. un pur régal. vivement l'album

  54. Marjorie Bicheron

    Marjorie Bicheron

    Acum 2 Zile

    Hello, Greeting from France! I love this band ! It's awsome! If you want to support a band that just came out, don't hesitate to go listen to my metalcore band "Black Inked Ocean" . thank you !

  55. Sean Gray

    Sean Gray

    Acum 2 Zile

    My first time hearing thes dudez,,, this is absolutely beautiful Metal,,, not just a bunch of noise,,, like most new Metal,,, 52 been a Metalhead since the 70z kiss dystoyer,,, so I have the Cred.

  56. DarknessMVP


    Acum 2 Zile

    Holy shit! this is 100% the best song of the year imo! keep the good work up

  57. foojan ka

    foojan ka

    Acum 2 Zile

    LOVED IT!!!!!!

  58. Christina Churchner

    Christina Churchner

    Acum 2 Zile


  59. Luggi83


    Acum 2 Zile

    A month later I'm still not sure if I like this or not. It's just so...generic. For Architects at least.

    • Omega ZX

      Omega ZX

      Acum 2 Zile

      I wouldn't really call it generic, softer for sure but still a masterpiece imo

  60. Cdub35 Wilson

    Cdub35 Wilson

    Acum 2 Zile

    After the words.

  61. MÁRIO SÁ


    Acum 2 Zile


  62. * SuNshiNe

    * SuNshiNe

    Acum 3 Zile


  63. Christof Rygol

    Christof Rygol

    Acum 3 Zile

    I think a musical power is growing there 🤘🏿 ...ich erwarte ein "Tsunami" mit dem neuen Album 🔥

  64. Jeff Wharton

    Jeff Wharton

    Acum 3 Zile

    This album can't come quick enough. Roll on February 2021

  65. CallmeDan426 n

    CallmeDan426 n

    Acum 3 Zile

    Who disliked this AWSOME Video, IS not cool

  66. CallmeDan426 n

    CallmeDan426 n

    Acum 3 Zile


  67. Haliana Khoma

    Haliana Khoma

    Acum 3 Zile

    This is so awesome!!!!!!!! 🤘🔥💥

  68. Michael Smith

    Michael Smith

    Acum 3 Zile

    The Royal Albert Hall show was literally the best performance I've ever seen from ANY band.

    • Pierre Brunel

      Pierre Brunel

      Acum o Zi

      Muse Roma 2013 was pretty solid too

    • Michael Smith

      Michael Smith

      Acum o Zi

      @MaJ0Mi I've searched and cant find anything available anymore currently. But I sure hope that it will be restreamable or purchasable again at some point.

    • MaJ0Mi


      Acum 2 Zile

      Is there any way to watch it now? I couldn't see it at the premier

  69. George Dominguez

    George Dominguez

    Acum 3 Zile

    This song makes me want to steal someone’s car and give them a ride in it

    • troy hooper

      troy hooper

      Acum 12 ore


  70. Anton Renfors

    Anton Renfors

    Acum 3 Zile

    I really miss Tom's riffs... this isn't a bad song at all, but it's such a step down from earlier songs from Architects :/

  71. Bjornar Frantzen

    Bjornar Frantzen

    Acum 3 Zile

    I think we would have a hard time putting out this fire..

  72. gabebabe1


    Acum 4 Zile

    Not fucking bad lads - I like the heavy duty riffs.

  73. Frédéric Noiseux

    Frédéric Noiseux

    Acum 4 Zile

    Soooooo fucking goood !!!

  74. thenameisamin


    Acum 4 Zile

    1:37 Haki user detected . . . . . Just kidding. Dope song!

  75. KooL KeitH

    KooL KeitH

    Acum 4 Zile

    Iam going Tbh I discovered this band only a couple of yrs ago. But these guys have such quality music 🎶. And I purchased all their albums thus far. Fucking phenomenal band🤘🏾🔥

  76. skare krow

    skare krow

    Acum 4 Zile


  77. john wilson

    john wilson

    Acum 4 Zile

    Is it just me or does his voice kinda sound like (chester bennington)?

  78. thepurpleclown


    Acum 4 Zile

    Guy sounds like CKY

  79. CBV


    Acum 4 Zile

    I hear The Purge sirens

  80. Isaac Anderson

    Isaac Anderson

    Acum 4 Zile

    architects rock :) awesome band

  81. LxcxntrxpxaCxrvxs


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  82. Zombie Fraser

    Zombie Fraser

    Acum 4 Zile

    Lovin' that industrial metal sound

  83. O'neill RenéGat

    O'neill RenéGat

    Acum 4 Zile

    very good song

  84. davidcoolkid15


    Acum 4 Zile

    Bring Me The Horizon vibes

  85. MrWhate7er


    Acum 4 Zile

    Wow, that's some high-quality shit!

  86. Anthony P

    Anthony P

    Acum 5 Zile

    Burn it down/blow it up.🤔 keep your pins in place.😇🖤

  87. Yautja Warrior

    Yautja Warrior

    Acum 5 Zile

    Horrible Song, Architects goes Mainstream?! Sound Like in this Moment Mainstream crap...

    • StarScream 777

      StarScream 777

      Acum 3 Zile

      Keep makin your dioramas and watching the pussiest sport in the world Mr Warrior 🤣🤣

  88. alit atmajaya

    alit atmajaya

    Acum 5 Zile


  89. Anastazia Beaverhausen

    Anastazia Beaverhausen

    Acum 5 Zile

    I do my best but everything seems ominous"

  90. Simon Pieman

    Simon Pieman

    Acum 5 Zile

    Awesome 🤗

  91. Jonathan Wetmore

    Jonathan Wetmore

    Acum 5 Zile

    Metal is dying . . .

  92. RS4862


    Acum 5 Zile

    Yo Skill Specs ??

  93. Cody Warren

    Cody Warren

    Acum 5 Zile

    My favorite song at the moment.

  94. Anthony G

    Anthony G

    Acum 5 Zile

    I found this song on iTunes about an hour ago. Came here to listen to the whole thing. Bought it and had it on repeat for an hour. It’s a great Wednesday night 👍

  95. Hanislip 777

    Hanislip 777

    Acum 5 Zile

    feels like eletronic music

  96. Ivan Lostthreads

    Ivan Lostthreads

    Acum 5 Zile

    That riff makes me want to arrange someone's keyboard alphabetically

  97. gnarlynipples


    Acum 5 Zile

    Drums production sounds DeAdLy BrO

  98. Brayden McClelland

    Brayden McClelland

    Acum 5 Zile

    At first when I heard the song, I was a bit disappointed. But this song has grown own me so much since then and I fucking adore it. Can’t wait for the album!

  99. SStone SSour

    SStone SSour

    Acum 5 Zile


  100. Marko Mitrovic

    Marko Mitrovic

    Acum 5 Zile

    This Guy Is Really Good Singer