ARK OF THE COVENANT came out swinging in 2011 with their debut EP Separation on Strike First Records. They returned to Silver Bullet Studios with Gregory Thomas of MISERY SIGNALS to record their full-length, Self Harvest. The band’s debut EP garnered much praise and appeared on Best of 2011 lists. Hopecore said "It has everything…comparable to IMPENDING DOOM and THE ACACIA STRAIN, but with a signature sound that sets them apart." ARK OF THE COVENANT’s debut full-length Self Harvest will be released on Facedown Records and will be supported with nonstop touring including the Facedown Records "Hard & Relentless" tour with label mates SAVING GRACE and THOSE WHO FEAR, which begins at Facedown Fest (Chino, CA) heads across the country to the New England Metal & Hardcore Festival and then loops back around to include most all of the US.