Savannah, Georgia's BARONESS will play a "MySpace Secret Show" in Asheville, North Carolina this Friday, October 16. The "Secret Show" will include special guests COLISEUM and is presented in part by Citi Forward. Doors for this free event will open at 7:00 pm EST and admission is on a first-come-first-served basis. Complete show details can be found at this location.
"Blue Record", the second full-length album from Savannah, Georgia's BARONESS was released on October 13 via Relapse Records. The follow-up to 2007's critically acclaimed "The Red Album" was recorded in Dallas, Texas with producer/engineer John Congleton (EXPLOSIONS IN THE SKY, THE POLYPHONIC SPREE, BLACK MOUNTAIN).
The track listing for the CD is as follows:
01. Bullhead's Psalm
02. The Sweetest Curse
03. Jake Leg
04. Steel That Sleeps the Eye
05. Swollen and Halo
06. Ogeechee Hymnal
07. A Horse Called Golgotha
08. O'er Hell And Hide
09. War, Wisdom and Rhyme
10. Blackpowder Orchard
11. The Gnashing
12. Bullhead's Lament
BARONESS has announced a "Blue Record" album-release shows on October 17 in Savannah. The early show will be held at Windsor Hall and include guests KYLESA and BLACK TUSK, while the late show will be at The Jinx. BARONESS will then embark on a full U.S. headlining tour in support of the album starting in mid-November. Guests on the month-long trek will include EARTHLESS, TORCHE, PIG DESTROYER, US CHRISTMAS and IRON AGE.
BARONESS recently shot a video for the track "A Horse Called Golgotha" with director Joshua Green in Savannah. The clip is currently in post-production and is expected to make its online debut later in the month.
BARONESS will make its Australian live debut as part of the massive Soundwave Festival. Other acts taking part in the event include FAITH NO MORE, JANE'S ADDICTION, AFI, MESHUGGAH, PENNYWISE, SUNNY DAY REAL ESTATE and ISIS.