RED FANG Announces Additional North American Tour Dates
Portland’s RED FANG has announced a new run of North American dates this coming April, which will see the band playing venues across the US West Coast and British Columbia with support from Golden Void, Bison and Black Wizard on select dates. RED FANG recently celebrated its tenth anniversary with a trio of Northwestern U.S. performances. The band is set to return to the studio in February, recording the follow-up to Whales & Leeches with famed producer Ross Robinson (At The Drive In, The Cure, Sepultura) and mixing handled by Joe Barresi (Queens of the Stone Age, Kyuss, Melvins, Tool). RED FANG will trek from Portland to Robinson’s Venice, California studio and will play two shows en route: Feb. 17 at Jub Jub’s in Reno and Feb. 18 at The Catalyst in Santa Cruz.
RED FANG Live:
Feb 17 Reno, NV Jub Jub’s
Feb 18 Santa Cruz, CA The Catalyst
Apr 6 Santa Barbara, CA Velvet Jones*
Apr 7 Las Vegas, NV Backstage Bar*
Apr 9 Pioneertown, CA Pappy & Harriet’s – Desert Generator Festival^
Apr 13 Victoria, BC Distrikt#
Apr 14 Vancouver, BC Venue#
Apr 15 Whistler, BC Merlin’s$
Apr 16 Tacoma, WA Real Art
*w/ Golden Void
^w/ Brant Bjork, Acid King, Ecstatic Vision, Golden Void
#w/ Bison & Black Wizard
$w/ Black Wizard
Whales & Leeches was released in October 2013 via Relapse Records. The 11-song album landed the band on The Late Show with David Letterman and in a world of trouble in the zombie-infused video for “Blood Like Cream,” which featured guest Fred Armisen (view it now below).
Alternative Press said Whales & Leeches was “bigger, bolder, heavier, catchier and even more savagely fun.” Hear Whales & Leeches in full via the band’s Bandcamp page HERE.