Interview with Of Virtue

Sofa King Cool Magazine caught up with Of Virtue and discussed life on the road with constant touring to promote the latest release Omens, having WWE star Rhea Ripley use their music, streaming music and more

Rising as an unrivaled force in metal, Of Virtue, have today announced new exclusive headline dates in support of their latest album, “Omen”. The band are poised for a remarkable 2024, as they continue to dominate stages across North America, alongside Imminence and Dead By April. Tickets are available for purchase HERE.

Harnessing the potent fusion of powerful melodies and emotionally charged lyrics, Of Virtue maintain a steadfast commitment to authenticity, consistently redefining the genre while staying true to their artistic essence. Beyond their musical prowess, the metal powerhouse also serve as passionate mental health advocates on and off stage. Often seen using their platform to raise awareness and openly discuss these vital issues, Of Virtue have become a source of hope and inspiration for countless fans facing similar challenges.

Stay tuned for more news from Of Virtue coming soon.

Supporting Imminence:


05/13 – Charlotte, NC @ Neighborhood Theatre

05/14 – Richmond, VA @ Broadberry

05/15 – Baltimore, MD @ Baltimore Soundstage

05/16 – Philadelphia, PA @ Theatre of Living Arts

05/17 – Harrisburg, PA @ HMAC

Summer/Fall 2024:

*Headlining Dates

**Supporting Dead By April

7/5 – Quebec City, CAN – La Source de la Martiniere*

7/6 – Montreal, CAN – Theatre Fairmount*

8/31 – Rochester, NY – Montage Music Hall*

9/1 – Erie, PA – Basement Transmissions*

9/3 – Lakewood, OH – The Foundry*

9/4 – Pittsburgh, PA – Preserving Underground*

9/5 – New York, NY – Gramercy Theatre**

9/6 – Harrisburg, PA – HMAC**

9/7 – Toronto, ON – Velvet Underground**

9/8 – Detroit, MI – The Sanctuary**

9/10 – Chicago, IL – Avondale Music Hall**

9/11 – Minneapolis, MN – 7th St Entry**

9/12 – Cudahy, WI – X-Ray Arcade*


Of Virtue

Track Listing:

  1. Omen
  2. Hypocrite
  3. Cold Blooded
  4. Cut Me Open
  5. Sober
  6. A.N.X.I.E.T.Y.
  7. Floating (Feat. Rory Rodriguez)
  8. True Colors
  9. Sinner
  10. Holy
  11. Cannibals
  12. False Idols


“Solid metalcore record overall that delivers great vocals, melodies, & different vibes… Of Virtue wear their influences on their sleeve, & it shows throughout “Omen””

Caliber TV

Of Virtue came to impress with the release of Omen, and they delivered tenfold. Pushing beyond the traditional boundaries of hardcore and metal, Of Virtue‘s Omen does not disappoint. The wide range of various stylistic influences gives every type of listener something to enjoy while highlighting the band’s creativity, talent, and artistry.”

Music Scene Media

“In sum, “Omen” is a captivating mosaic of modern metalcore. It’s an exploration of electronic-infused melodies, thunderous breakdowns, guttural roars, and relentless rhythms. Of Virtue‘s willingness to push boundaries and embrace experimentation shines through, making “Omen” a sonic odyssey worth embarking on.”

You Make The Scene

Of Virtue‘s unstoppable rise continued after the release of “Omen” as they secured the coveted cover spot on Spotify’s “Kickass Metal” and featured prominently on Spotify’s “All New Metal.” The impact of their album “Omen” is undeniable, with the record reaching the Top 20 on iTunes’ Rock Chart within hours of its release and earning a place in the Top 3 of US Albums.


Emerging from Michigan, Of Virtue has transformed into an internationally acclaimed and critically revered alternative powerhouse. Their journey has been nothing short of remarkable, with their music resonating in over 30 countries, multiple Billboard chart successes, Top 50 Mediabase FM radio placements, and an impressive 25 million streams. Of Virtue‘s ethos centers around embracing change and fostering progress, ensuring their continuous evolution and growth.

The band’s music seamlessly melds melodic, catchy, and ethereal elements, underpinned by the commanding, heavy guitars of Damon Tate and Mike Valadez. Vocalists Tyler Ennis and Damon Tate contribute versatile vocal dynamics, while drummer Ryan Trinh anchors the monstrous rhythm section with precision. This lineup solidifies Of Virtue as an eclectic and engaging musical entity, weaving together diverse influences across a spectrum of genres and styles to craft a sound that is undeniably their own. 

With their latest record, ‘Omen,’, Of Virtue pushes their artistic boundaries even further. It serves as a clear warning: the path to tomorrow is paved by the lessons of yesterday. Carefully navigate the present, adapt, and evolve, or risk being left behind.

Of Virtue

Tyler Ennis – Vocals

Damon Tate – Vocals/Guitar

Mike Valadez – Guitar

Ryan Trinh – Drums

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