Killing Joke are on a mission to take their music of resistance to a whole new level with latest / 16th studio album Pylon, released October 23rd via Spinefarm Records.
With the original line-up of Jaz Coleman, Geordie, Youth & Big Paul continuing to hold firm, the band have already unveiled a pseudo video for ‘Euphoria’ (see below), following the lyric video for ‘I Am The Virus’.
The new album has been released in a variety of formats, including Deluxe Double CD & strictly limited Double Coloured Vinyl, with both versions featuring additional tracks.
Killing Joke will be playing a 10-date headline UK tour to coincide with Pylon’s release, as well as making selected in-store appearances. The tour starts this Sunday in Cardiff on October 25th and finishes at the Roundhouse in London on November 6th. This will be the start of an extensive period of touring that will see this most legendary and infamous of bands taking their music and message to audiences around the world.
Killing Joke UK tour dates
25 Cardiff University Great Hall
26 Brighton Concorde 2 SOLD OUT
27 Exeter Lemon Grove
28 Nottingham Rock City
30 Oxford O2 Academy
31 Birmingham The Institute
01 Manchester The Ritz
03 Glasgow O2 ABC SOLD OUT
04 Leeds Beckett University
06 London The Roundhouse SOLD OUT
Tickets are available now at http://myticket.co.uk/artists/killing-joke
HMV October in-stores
23 HMV Oxford Street, London. Live performance (4/5 songs), plus signing session.
25 HMV Cardiff (signing only).
27 HMV Exeter (signing only).
28 FOPP Nottingham (signing only).
For more information on these in-stores, please click HERE
‘The gods of relentless are back and here they are at their most relentless. Pylon is yet another instalment in this engaging and strange story and a place to get truly lost in.’
9 out 10
Louder Than War
‘Killing Joke’s most sonically abrasive collection for some time ...This is an album that fires brashly on all cylinders’
9 out 10
Vive Le Rock
‘It takes a special band to make an album as good as the new Pylon this late into their career’
8 out 10
‘Wonderfully splenetic offering for enraged rock veterans’
8 out 10