In May 2008, Architects announced that they had been signed to Century Media Records for a 3 album deal. Tour, a European tour with Parkway Drive because the headline act and also assist from Unearth, Despised Icon, Protest the Hero, Whitechapel and Carnifex. In early 2008, they released a break up EP with UK band Dead Swans, which featured two songs from every artist. Architects’ contributed “We’re All Alone” and “Broken Clocks”, and Dead Swans contributed “In the Half Light” and “Swallow”. Architects mentioned that they wanted to launch the album in an effort to show people they were still progressing their type. The EP was nicely received by British music press with evaluate scores of seven/10 from Metal Hammer, eight/10 from Rock Sound, A 7.5 was given by Terrorizer for Architects’ facet of the EP and 4 “K”s out of 5 from Kerrang!.
In 2013, the band promoted Daybreaker further, primarily in the United States, first supporting Enter Shikari in the US in March with Crossfaith after which as a part of the American Warped Tour 2013 in June. They also played the main stage at Download Festival 2013 at Donington Park, Leicestershire, United Kingdom. Before their massive touring schedule in the United States the band wasn’t assured in performing as they were “bored with shedding cash” with their tours within the nation and that ” were about ready to give up on America”. Architects announced that they have been recording their sixth full-size album in September.
On 11 April, Architects launched a second single, “Gone with the Wind”. On 23 March, Architects announced a release present in Brighton for 27 May, supported by Counting Days. Due to unexpectedly high demand, the ticket web site by accident oversold tickets, prompting the band to add a second date on 28 May. On the identical day, they announced a headline tour in the United Kingdom for November 2016. Architects also performed a variety of shows in mainland Europe and in North America during the summer time.
In 2006, the band’s unique bassist, Tim Lucas, determined to depart the band to pursue his educational profession. The band had traveled across the UK on many excursions supporting a variety of totally different bands in assist of their debut album Nightmares.
The band announced they had been doing a third tour of the United States in 2013 in November and December with co-headliners Protest The Hero and help from The Kindred and Affiance, as well as plans to go to Australia earlier than 2013 had completed. Architects’ ultimate efficiency in help of Daybreaker is their first performance in India at the Saarang tradition festival on 11 January 2014 with Romanian rock band Grimus. Architects’ first single “Devil’s Island” from their fifth album Daybreaker was the primary sign of the band returning “a step closer to their older, technical roots”. Architects announced that the primary single from the upcoming fourth album can be entitled “Day in Day Out”, and was premiÃ¨purple on Daniel P. Carter’s BBC Radio 1 podcast The Rock Show on 30 August 2010. The band headlined tours of the UK in October 2010 with Norma Jean, Devil Sold His Soul and Lower Than Atlantis supporting and Australia in December with Comeback Kid as co-headliners and This is Hell and Rolo Tomassi supporting.