(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Senior Writer/Journalist, RiffRelevant.com)
The Colorado-based progressive doom band KHEMMIS have revealed details of their upcoming album release, “Desolation“.
The new record will arrive from 20 Buck Spin / Nuclear Blast on June 22nd but 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 [HERE] where 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 EXCLUSIVE) ORANGE CRUSH W/ BLACK SPLATTER
100 X COLOR E: (MIGRATION FEST EXCLUSIVE) – BEER / MUSTARD COMBO
100 X COLOR F: (NAPALM RECORDS U.S. EXCLUSIVE) – 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 3 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‘)