U.S doom metal band, Bongripper, are set to make their first appearance in the UK, following their first foray into Europe last year: appearing at Roadburn Festival. They will be joined by Conan and Humanfly, hailing from Liverpool and Leeds respectively.
Formed in 2005, Bongripper have released six records and are known for their experimental approach: such as their debut The Great Barrier Reefer, a one track release clocking in at 79 minutes.
Conan’s upcoming live album (recorded at Roadburn Festival last year) Mount Wrath: Live at Roadburn is currently streaming online, whilst Humanfly are set to launch their album, New Science, on Sat 9th March. All upcoming dates are shown below.
Sat 9th March – Leeds Brudenell Social Club (Humanfly album launch) http://stereoposter.com/humanfly
Bongripper UK Tour:
Sat 20th April - Liverpool, The Kazimier
Sun 21st April - Manchester, Star & Garter
Mon 22nd April - Basingstoke, Sanctuary
Tues 23rd April - Sheffield, The Green Wizard
Wed 24th April - Preston, The Continental
Thurs 25th April - Bristol, The Exchange
Fri 26th April - Edinburgh, Bannermans
Sat 27th April - Newcastle, The Star & Shadow Cinema
Sun 28th April - London, Desertfest