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NEW SONG: “King Candy” by Lightning Bolt, Playing Paramount Theatre In September…Maybe

Chris Rotolo August 21, 2012 News No Comments

Rhode Island Experimental Noise-Rock outfit Lightning Bolt will be releasing a seven-track compilation record of yet to be released material from various recording sessions since the group’s inception back 1994 through its current state.  The EP is titled Oblivion Hunter and is slated to drop on Sepetember 25th via  Load Records…also known as four days after the band is scheduled through Asbury Park to play our own Paramount Theatre.

NOTE: More details are to come on that show, as it is still unclear if the band will be performing, due to its scheduled appearance at the All Tomorrow’s Parties-presented I’ll Be Your Mirror festival now being held in New York City on the same date…Stay tuned for more.

Stream a cut from the record below titled “King Candy,” a cacophony of distorted dinosauric roars from the vacuous blackened depths of space spilled out over waves of bass, six string manipulation, and your greatest fears, below:

Tour Dates:

08/21 Washington DC – Rock ‘n Roll Hotel
08/22 Richmond, VA – Gallery 5
08/23 Raleigh, NC – Kings Barcade
08/24 Atlanta, GA – The Goat Farm
08/25 Birmingham, AL – Bottletree $
08/26 New Orleans, LA – Big Top Three Ring Circus
08/27 Houston, TX – Fitzgerald’s
08/28 Dallas, TX – Sons of Hermann Hall ^
08/29 Austin, TX – Emo’s East
08/30 Santa Fe, NM – Sol Santa Fe *
08/31 Phoenix, AZ – Trunk Space
09/02 Los Angeles, CA – FYF Fest
09/03 Oakland, CA – The New Parish
09/04 San Francisco, CA – Rickshaw Stop
09/06 Portland, OR – Hawthorne Theater / MFNW #
09/07 Vancouver, BC – Fortune Sound Club
09/08 Seattle, WA – Showbox at the Market %
09/09 Boise, ID – The Shredder
09/10 Salt Lake City, UT – Kilby Court
09/12 Denver, CO – Rhinoceropolis
09/13 Omaha, NE – Waiting Room
09/14 Grinnell, IA – Grinnell College
09/15 Chicago, IL – Empty Bottle
09/16 Detroit, MI – Magic Stick
09/17 Pittsburgh, PA – Lawrenceville Moose
09/18 Philadelphia, PA – Union Transfer
09/19 Baltimore, MD – Floristree
09/20 Brooklyn, NY – 285 Kent
09/21 Asbury Park, NJ – Paramount Theatre
09/23 Boston, MA – Paradise Rock Club
* = w/ Purity Ring
# = w/ Quasi, White Fang
% = w/ Fucked Up, Ceremony
^ = w/ Wiccans, Drug Mountain
$ = w/ Droves

 

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Chris graduated from The College Of New Jersey in May of 2011 with a Bachelors Degree in both Journalism/Professional Writing and Communication Studies. He's held down a position in the Asbury Park Press’ Sports Department since September of 2010 and is a contributor to the outlet’s Arts & Entertainment section as well as Consequence of Sound (http://consequenceofsound.net).

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