Article By: Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker ‡ Edited By: Leanne Ridgeway
The Colorado-based progressive doom band KHEMMIS has revealed details of their upcoming album release, ‘Desolation‘.
The new record will arrive from 20 Buck Spin / Nuclear Blast on June 22nd and with today’s update comes an official video premiere, “Isolation“. The clip was directed by Italo Ganni and is streaming below.
Pre-order for “Desolation” is active now and it will be available in CD and Vinyl LP formats. The Vinyl variants include:
1st Pressing for USA / CANADA (released on Nuclear Blast R.O.W.)
1000 X Black
200 X Color A: (20bs Mailorder) Bronze / Black Combo With Orange, Gold, Bone Splatter
200 X Color B: (20bs Mailorder) Brown Inside White Inside Orange
200 X Color C: (20bs Mailorder) Solid Gold
200 X Color D: (Band Excl.) Orange Crush W/ Black Splatter
100 X Color E: (Migration Fest Excl.) – Beer / Mustard Combo
100 X Color F: (Napalm Records U.S. Excl.) – Oxblood
This LP has a foil-stamped jacket and includes and 8 page 8×8 inch lyric booklet.
With this news comes a schedule of upcoming KHEMMIS live dates, including three performances where they will play the ‘Desolation‘ album in its entirety. The band will also be appearing at Maryland Death Fest, Migration Fest, and Heavy Montreal.
KHEMMIS live dates:
04/21 Leipzig, GER – Connewitz (Doom Over Leipzig)
05/24 Baltimore, MD – Rams Head Live (Maryland Death Fest)
06/29 Los Angeles, CA – Echoplex (Full Album Show)
07/01 Chicago, IL – Reggie’s (Full Album Show)
07/07 Denver, CO – Hi-Dive (Full Album Show)
07/27 Pittsburgh, PA – Mr. Small’s (Migration Fest)
07/29 Montreal, QC – Parc Jean-Drapeau (Heavy Montreal)