Newport, RI’s Wind In Sails is premiering his sophomore full-length Morning Light now via Pandora Premieres.

Wind In Sails is the solo project of Evan Pharmakis, who will release Morning Light on February 24 via Headphone Music, an Equal Vision Records imprint.

“The new album is a perfect balance between stripped down, intimate songs, and more deeply produced, full-bodied tracks,” reveals Pharmakis. “Morning Light represents both the beginning of a new day, and the first step on the road ahead for Wind In Sails.”

Album pre-orders are available now at and iTunes, and come with an instant MP3 download of both “Wild Child” and “Push and Shove”. Both songs can also be heard now at

This weekend, Pharmakis will kick off a short run of CD release shows in the northeast, with support from solo artist Ghost Thrower (Travis Alexander of Therefore I Am). Following the tour, Wind In Sails will next perform on the Radio Revival Tour with Ryan Cabrera, Secondhand Serenade, Nick Thomas (of The Spill Canvas), and Runaway Saints. The full US tour will kick off on March 12 in Sacramento, CA. All upcoming tour dates can be found below, with several new dates recently added and more to be announced soon.

Wind In Sails has previously toured and shared stages with the likes of PVRIS, A Loss For Words, A Rocket to the Moon, mewithoutYou, Our Last Night, the Vans Warped Tour and more.

Morning Light was recorded at Apparition Sound Studios in Thompson, CT with producer Chris Curran. The 11-track album will serve as a follow-up to Brighter Days, an eight-song album released in October 2012 and the more recent Darker Nights EP (October 2013) – a raw, stripped down release touching on the loss of loved ones and betrayal of friendship, while still holding an underlying message of optimism. He elaborates, “No matter how horrible things can get, with a positive mentality there’s nothing we can’t push through. Things will always get better with time to heal.”

Wind In Sails w/Ghost Thrower
Feb 19 Providence, RI @ Simon’s 677
Feb 21 Hamden, CT @ The Space
Feb 22 Cambridge, MA @ Middle East (upstairs)
Feb 24 Brooklyn, NY @ Coco 66
Feb 25 Albany, NY @ Bogies
Feb 26 Amityville, NY @ Amityville Music Hall
Feb 28 Palmer, MA @ Crossroads

Ryan Cabrera and Secondhand Serenade
w/Nick Thomas (of The Spill Canvas), Runaway Saints, and Wind In Sails
Mar 12 Sacramento, CA @ Ace of Spades
Mar 13 San Francisco, CA @ The Fillmore
Mar 14 Anaheim, CA @ House of Blues
Mar 18 Austin, TX @ SXSW: The Annex
Mar 19 Monroe, LA @ Live Oaks Bar and Ballroom
Mar 20 Little Rock, AR @ Juanita’s
Mar 21 Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade
Mar 22 Jacksonville, FL @ Underbelly
Mar 24 Orlando, FL @ Backbooth
Mar 25 Fort Lauderdale, FL @ Revolution
Mar 27 Greensboro, NC @ Greene Street
Mar 28 Vienna, VA @ Jammin Java
Mar 31 New York, NY @ Gramercy Theatre
Apr 01 Pawtucket, RI @ The Met
Apr 02 Manchester, NH @ Jewel NH
Apr 03 Stafford Springs, CT @ Palace Theater
Apr 04 Buffalo, NY @ Iron Works
Apr 06 Pittsburgh, PA @ Altar Bar
Apr 07 Columbus, OH @ Newport Music Hall
Apr 08 Louisville, KY @ Expo Five
Apr 09 Cleveland, OH @ Agora Ballroom
Apr 10 Pontiac, MI @ Crofoot Ballroom
Apr 11 Grand Rapids, MI @ Intersection (The Stash)
Apr 12 Joliet, IL @ Mojoes
Apr 14 St. Paul, MN @ Amsterdam Bar & Grill
Apr 15 Sioux Falls, SD @ The District
Apr 16 Lincoln, NE @ Vega
Apr 17 Denver, CO @ Marquis Theater
Apr 18 Salt Lake City, UT @ Hangar 18
Apr 19 Billings, MT @ Pub Station
Apr 26 Tempe, AZ @ Marquee Theater