Thursday, 9 August 2012

Pig Destroyer reveal new album title and artwork

Pig Destroyer

Reigning grind core champions Pig Destroyer have revealed the title of their highly anticipated new album to be Book Burner.  The band recently completed self-recording their razor-sharp fifth-full length and first album in over five years at guitarist Scott Hull’s Visceral Sound Studios.

Book Burner will see a October 23rd release via Relapse Records and features 19 tracks with a return to the band’s raw, misanthropic sound.  Decibel Magazine has revealed the album’s art (created by and uploaded an in-studio clip documenting the recording process at this location.

The band has also announced a series of summer and autumn festival appearances in support of the new record.  The band will be heading to Europe on August 10th to play the Czech Republic’s Brutal Assault Festival and Belgium’s Leper Fest followed by a string of Japanese and Canadian dates.

Pig Destroyer - Book Burner

Then in November, they are set to headline the UK’s Damnation Festival along with a round of headlining dates.  These shows mark the first live performances with new drummer Adam Jarvis (MISERY INDEX, CRIMINAL ELEMENT) behind the kit. A complete listing of dates including the recently added Maryland Deathfest 2013 spot is available below.

UK Tour dates

Nov. 1 Brighton, UK The Haunt w/ Blacklisters + Self Loathing
Nov. 2 London, UK The Garage w/ Blacklisters
Nov. 3 Leeds, UK Damnation Festival
May 23 - 26 Baltimore, MD Maryland Deathfest XI

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