Recognition of the new material from the upcoming sophomore album has come from a number of blogs, Huw Stephens at BBC Radio 1, and Amazing Radio where it won the Aug 2017 listeners poll.
"Fortunately for us, ACA is back with a new single, and we think it’s safe to call it their best song yet." Substream Magazine
“ After their debut album and this new single, Astral Cloud Ashes seem poised to be at the forefront of a new post-emo movement.” Alternative Nation
As of November 2017 production of the second album titled “Dear Absentee Creator” is nearing completion and is mirroring the eclectic production process of the debut full-length with Walker currently on the road in UK and Europe until 20th/Dec/2017 in-between various studios in UK, Denmark and Netherlands to mix the remaining tracks for the coming 2018 11 track release.