Spock’s Beard announce new album ‘The Oblivion Particle’ / European tour scheduled

27. April 2015

Legendary progressive-rockers Spock’s Beard are pleased to announce that they will return with their brand new 12th studio album ‘The Oblivion Particle’, to be released at the end of August 2015. They will also head back to Europe later this year for a string of live dates in support of the record. The band will be joined by young UK act Synaesthesia and Hungarian band Special Providence.

The full list of dates are as follows:

(GSA dates presented by: Rock Hard, Eclipsed, Powermetal.de, Muzu.tv, kalle-rock.de & Dragon Productions)

16.09 – Spirit of 66, Verviers, Belgium

17.09 – De Boerderij, Zoetermeer, Netherlands

18.09 – Framus & Warwick Music Hall, Markneukirchen, Germany

19.09 – Progresja, Warschau, Poland

20.09 – Metro Club, Brno, Czech Republic

21.09 – Ship A38, Budapest, Hungary

23.09 – Legend, Milan, Italy

24.09 – Kantine, Augsburg, Germany

25.09 – Sudhaus, Tübingen, Germany

26.09 – Alte Seilerei, Mannheim, Germany

27.09 – Essigfabrik, Köln, Germany

29.09 – Rescue Rooms, Nottingham, UK

30.09 – Assembly, Leamington Spa, UK

1.10 – The Classic Grand, Glasgow, UK

2.10 – O2 Academy Islington, London, UK

3.10 – Club Academy, Manchester, UK

Spock’s Beards forthcoming new studio album The Oblivion Particle is the follow-up to 2013’s Brief Nocturnes and Dreamless Sleep. Find some press reactions to that record below and look out for more info in the coming weeks:

arguably the best album of their 20-year career to date’ – Classic Rock

“An entrancing work, their best sounding record to date.” – Prog Magazine

“If you like classy prog with amazing musicianship and big hooks, then look no further.” – Powerplay

“classic Spock’s Beard prog moments in a band that is both respectful of its past but also clearly looking forward to the future.” – Classic Rock Society

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