Silentium Amoris, the third studio album by William Control, was released on April 2, 2012 through Control Records. It was produced and engineered by William Control, and mixed by Justin Armstrong. Recording and mixing took place at the Control Room in January/February 2012. A video for the only single, "Kiss Me Judas", was released on YouTube, although a video was also released for "The Velvet Warms and Binds" as well. A portion of the proceeds from the album was donated to the Ryther Treatment Center, the last one that Francis lived in as a teenager.