BARONESS REVEAL ART FOR FORTHCOMING ALBUM, YELLOW & GREEN; UNVEIL NEW WEBSITE: BARONESSMUSIC.COM
April 25, 2012, Philadelphia — Baroness have unveiled the art for their eagerly anticipated new album, Yellow & Green, which is slated for a July 17 release via Relapse Records.
The album artwork was created by John Baizely, front man for the band who has created all of the band’s artwork as well as artwork for Gillian Welch, Kylesa, Black Tusk and Skeletonwitch. Baizley has become widely regarded for his modernized Art Nouveau style with Juxtapoz Magazine profiling him in their current (April) issue as well as the creation of an online gallery chronicling his creations: www.aperfectmonster.com.
The band has also unveiled a new website at Baronessmusic.com. The new site reflects the artwork from Yellow & Green and is the band’s first official website.
Baroness kicked off their first tour in over a year today with a show at Ace of Cups in Columbus, Ohio. The band joins Meshuggah on April 29 for a Spring trek across North America, previewing material from Yellow & Green. Tour dates are:
April 25 Columbus, OH Ace of Cups*
April 26 St. Louis, MO Firebird *
April 27 Nashville, TN The End *
April 29 Houston, TX House of Blues
April 30 Dallas, TX House of Blues
May 1 Austin, TX Emo’s East
May 3 Tempe, AZ Marquee Theatre
May 4 Anaheim, CA House of Blues
May 5 West Hollywood, CA House of Blues
May 6 San Francisco, CA The Fillmore
May 8 Vancouver, BC Commodore Ballroom
May 9 Seattle, WA Showbox at the Market
May 11 Denver, CO Ogden Theatre
May 13 Minneapolis, MN First Avenue
May 15 Chicago, IL House of Blues
May 16 Detroit, MI St. Andrew’s Hall
May 17 Toronto, ON Sound Academy
May 18 Philadelphia, PA Theatre of Living Arts
May 19 Worcester, MA The Palladium
May 20 Montreal, QC Olympia de Montreal
May 22 Silver Spring, MD The Fillmore Silver Spring
May 23 New York, NY Terminal 5
* = Baroness headlines, Royal Thunder opens
This entry was posted on April 25, 2012 by Bill Goodman. It was filed under New Release, News, Tour Dates and was tagged with Baroness, Metal, Royal Thunder, sludge, Sludge Metal, stoner metal, Stoner Rock, Yellow & Green.