“The Hair Song,” a new single from Black Mountain’s upcoming album Wilderness Heart, is available for download. It was also announced yesterday that they’ll be touring with The Black Angels (cue jokes about “dark tours”).
”The Hair Song"
Black Mountain is teaming up with fellow psych rockers The Black Angels for what promises to be the stand out co-headline tour this Fall. Beginning at Chicago's Metro on October 28, the "Dropout Boogie" tour rolls through 24 cities, before winding up in Vancouver on Nov 30. Both bands new album releases coincide on Sept 14.
To mark the launch of the double header tour and simultaneous album releases, Ticketmaster is offering a pre-sale starting Aug 4th where tickets can be purchased along with digital copies of both albums. The bundle includes an instant free download of The Black Angels cover of Black Mountain's classic "No Satisfaction."
Black Mountain returns to Europe next month to embark on a 6 week tour taking in 12 countries.
Black Mountain's Wilderness Heart pre-order bonuses are still available:
- A full-color poster featuring the Wilderness Heart art.
- A download code of the record that will activate on August 31st, two weeks before the official release date (September 14th).
- Entrance in our Wilderness Heart Pre-Order Contest with winner receiving tickets to visit New York and see Black Mountain perform on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.
The Dropout Boogie Tour with The Black Angels
10/28/10 Chicago, IL - Metro
10/30/10 Buffalo, NY - Tralf Music Hall
10/31/10 Toronto, ON - Phoenix Concert Theatre
11/01/10 Montreal, QC - La Tulipe
11/02/10 Boston, MA - Paradise
11/03/10 New York, NY - Bowery Ballroom
11/06/10 Philadelphia, NY - Theatre of Living Arts
11/07/10 Washington, DC - 9:30 Club
11/09/10 Louisville, KY - Headliners
11/10/10 Asheville, NC - Grey Eagle
11/11/10 Nashville, TN - Mercy Lounge
11/12/10 Atlanta, GA - The Earl
11/13/10 Orlando, FL - The Social
11/15/10 Birmingham, AL - The Bottletree
11/16/10 New Orleans, LA - Tipitina's
11/17/10 Houston, TX - Warehouse Live
11/19/10 Austin, TX - La Zona Rosa
11/20/10 Dallas, TX - Kessler Theater
11/24/10 Los Angeles, CA - El Rey Theatre
11/26/10 San Francisco, CA - The Fillmore
11/28/10 Portland, OR - Wonder Ballroom
11/29/10 Seattle, WA - The Showbox
11/30/10 Vancouver, BC - The Commodore Ballroom
Previously Announced dates:
08/26/10 Los Angeles, CA - Bootleg Theater w/Lower Heaven
08/30/10 Brooklyn, NY - Knitting Facotry w/The War on Drugs
08/31/10 New York, NY - NBC's Late Night With Jimmy Fallon
09/03/10 Stradbally, County Laois, Ireland - The Electric Picnic Festival (electric arena) 09/04/10 Oxford, UK - Academy 2
09/05/10 Birmingham, UK - Hare and Hounds
09/08/10 Brighton, UK - Concorde 2
09/09/10 Tourcoing, France - RADAR at Le Grand Mix
09/10/10 Isle of Wight, UK - Bestival
09/11/10 Dorset, UK - End of the Road Festival
09/12/10 Leeds, UK - TJs Woodhouse Club
09/14/10 Glasgow, UK - Oran Mor
09/15/10 Manchester, UK - Academy 3
09/16/10 Nottingham, UK - Rescue Rooms
09/17/10 Tilburg, Netherlands - Incubate Festival
09/18/10 Groningen, Netherlands - Take Root
09/20/10 Koln, Germany - Gebaeude 9
09/21/10 Hamburg, Germany - Grünspan
09/22/10 Denmark, Copenhagen - Loppen
09/24/10 Oslo, Norway - John Dee
09/27/10 Berlin, Germany - Festsaal Kreuzberg
09/28/10 Munich, Germany - 59:1
09/29/10 Milan, Italy - Salumeria della Musica
09/30/10 Ravenna, Italy - Bronson
10/01/10 Rome, Italy - Circolo degli Artisti
10/03/10 Lausanne, Switzerland - Le Romandie
10/04/10 France, Paris - La Maroquinerie
10/05/10 Brussels, Belgium - Ancienne Belgique
10/06/10 Amsterdam, Holland - Paradiso
10/07/10 London, UK - Shepherds Bush Empire with The Black Angels
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