||Stoner metallers Acid King haven't released a new album since 2005's III but there is a new one coming. The San Francisco band signed with Svart Records which will be handling their forthcoming new album worldwide. The new album, the first in 10 years, features cover art by tattoo artist Tim Lehi, and the nine-track album will be available on CD, gatefold double-LP, and digital formats in February 2015. The title and more details will be announced shortly.
The new output was recorded at Sharkbite Studios by Billy Anderson with Toshi Kasai and mixed by Billy Anderson.
This week, Acid King will escape the studio, having completed work on the new album, and will embark on a two-week Euro tour. Starting in Milan and traveling through western Europe and the UK, the tour climaxes with a show at the Hellfest Festival in France. The live set will feature several songs from the forthcoming album.
Confirmed dates/venues are as follows:
June 10 - Milan, Italy - Lo If Club
June 11 - Lausanne, Switzerland - Lausanne
June 12 - Wiesbaden, Germany - Schlachthof
June 13 - Brussels, Belgium - Magasin 4 w/ Spirit Caravan
June 14 - Paris, France - Glazart w/ Spirit Caravan
June 15 - Leeds, UK - Brundell Social Club
June 16 - Edinburgh, UK - Bannermans
June 17 - Bristol, UK - The Fleece
June 18 - London, UK - Underworld
June 19 - Barcelona, Spain - Sala Be Good
June 21 - Clisson, France - Hellfest