(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Lead Journalist/Writer, RiffRelevant.com)
The six man, Leeds, UK-based post metal collective known as Hundred Year Old Man have announced the follow-up to their critically acclaimed breakthrough single, Black Fire. The three song “Rei” EP will drop via Gizeh Records and Wolves & Vibrancy Records on January 26th and promises to ignite the inferno of post apocalyptic metalism.
Just one listen to the title track here will surely convince you the end is near enough that you will need Rei as the soundtrack to man’s grand finale. Rei is to be released as a limited 12” vinyl with an etched b-side in an edition of 300 available copies.
01. Sun & Moon
02. A Year In The North Sea
Pre-orders are now open with vinyl bundles here and digital options at this location. These will ship in late January while Hundred Year Old Man will take to the road in February to support the release. You can find all scheduled dates (so far) below.
02.12 – Newcastle (UK) – Byker Grave Festival
02.12 – Bradford (UK) – Lizardfest
15.12 – Nottingham (UK) – The Angel
01.02 – London (UK) – The Black Heart
02.02 – Boulogne (FR) – L’Horloge
03.02 – Paris (FR) – Olymipic Cafe
04.02 – Mouscron (FR) – El Bar
06.02 – Hamburg (DE) – AstraStube
07.02 – Braunschweig (DE) – Nexus
08.02 – Prague (CZ) – Eternia
09.02 – Berlin (DE) – Nuke Club
17.02 – Manchester (UK) – Gizehfest
+ more to be announced