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Genre-Bending Collab Alert: Enter Shikari and AViVA Team Up for Explosive New Single 'Strangers'

Updated: Apr 17

UK trailblazers Enter Shikari are back with a bang! They've teamed up with fellow dynamic talent AViVA for their latest single, "Strangers," and it's everything we could have hoped for and more. The explosive collaboration between the two genre-bending artists is just what the doctor ordered for fans who are always looking for something fresh and exciting.

If you're searching for a song that will leave you crushing and vibrant, "Strangers" is the one. It showcases the collaborative talents of a band that has worked with the likes of Cody Frost, WARGASM, and You Me At Six. Lead vocalist and producer Rou Reynolds reveals that the creative journey behind the single was an incredible experience. Not only did they get to work with the talented AViVA, but they also visited her at scenic home on the beautiful coast of New South Wales.

AViVA was equally excited about the collaboration, describing the experience as incredible. She believes fans will love the song as much as they loved working on it. The piece explores losing connection and isolation, which we can all relate to. The song's rawness will connect with those who have experienced the pain of losing a romantic relationship or a friend.

Enter Shikari is a band that needs no introduction. They've been pushing the boundaries of their genre for years and have amassed a dedicated and ever-growing fanbase. Their live shows are nothing short of explosive, leaving audiences in awe. As they gear up for their most extensive UK arena tour yet in the new year, Enter Shikari solidifies their status as trailblazers. Be sure to stay tuned for more Enter Shikari news soon.

ENTER SHIKARI always makes a statement; their latest album is no exception. The opening line, "Be embraced, billions," from the track 'A Kiss for the Whole World x,' sets the tone for their ambitious plan to connect with people through their music.

The album's three singles, '(pls) set me on fire', 'It Hurts', and 'Bloodshot', are like a spark that reignites the fire within you. They challenge us to reevaluate our self-worth, confront our cyclical mistakes, and find the power of spontaneity.

As we journey through the album, we are invited to explore and embrace the unknown, like in the anthemic track 'Jailbreak.' But the most poignant moment comes with 'giant pacific octopus,' which asks us to consider the changing nature of our identity and how it impacts our lives.

'A Kiss for the Whole World' is the band's most vibrant, direct, and life-affirming album yet. It's a journey that will make you dance, reflect, and feel alive. So, get ready to embrace the billion possibilities that await you with ENTER SHIKARI's latest masterpiece.

Fans can stream the new single "Strangers" by Enter Shikari and AViVA here and catch Enter Shikari on the Welcome To Rockville lineup in May 2024 at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida. There's no doubt that Enter Shikari's future promises more groundbreaking music and electrifying performances, ensuring their legacy of success will continue to grow.

Enter Shikari

A Kiss For The Whole World


4. Leap into the Lightning

5. feed yøur søul

6. Dead Wood

7. Jailbreak

9. Bloodshot (Coda)

10. goldfĭsh ~

11. Giant Pacific Octopus (i don’t know you anymore)

12. giant pacific octopus swirling off into infinity…


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