The Black Angels have shared new track Half Believing, the scorched-earth centerpiece off their upcoming LP Death Song, out April 21st on Partisan Records. In addition, the Austin psych-rock godfathers have confirmed a run of West Coast tour dates, following an expensive tour this Spring that includes a stop at new NYC venue Brooklyn Steel on May 2.
Produced by Phil Ek (Father John Misty, Fleet Foxes, The Shins), Death Song is the band’s first LP in 4+ years, and has earned early raves from NPR, Drowned In Sound, Mojo, Shindig!, Classic Rock, Record Collector, the NY Times + more.
On April 22nd, a special limited edition release of Death Song will be made av ailable in honour of Record Store Day, including the new album on two glow-in-the-dark vinyl LPs and packaging printed entirely in blacklight-reactive ink. Sneak peek here:
See the band live in the UK on the following dates
22 April – Rough Trade East – London, UK
22 Sept – Forum – London, UK
23 Sept – Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia – Liverpool, UK
25 Sept – SWG3 – Glasgow, UK
26 Sept – Institute 2 – Birmingham, UK
27 Sept – Trinity – Bristol, UK