Friday, November 13, 2015


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PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 27, 2015 – Baroness reveal the cover for the band’s fourth album, Purple (Dec. 18, Abraxan Hymns), via a time lapse video that shows John Baizley’s process for creating the album artwork (  This clip follows fans piecing together quadrants of the album cover that were revealed via t-shirts shipped last week as part of the band’s deluxe album pre-order bundles.

Baizley has done the artwork for all of Baroness’ releases as well as fine art and album art for bands including Skeletonwitch, Black Tusk, Kvelertak and Kylesa.  A gallery can be seen at

The latest video is part of a series of clips the band is sharing with fans, documenting the making of Purple, from line-up changes, to recording and now artwork.  The most recent clip focused on the guitar work for the 10-song album arrived via Guitar World ( and all four already released videos as well as the video for “Chlorine & Wine” (, are viewable via YouTube (

Baroness will head out on a series of intimate club shows in late November, with the bulk of the tour already sold out. Tickets for the available dates can be found via

November 27  Columbus, OH  Ace of Cups
November 28  Chicago, IL  Beat Kitchen  SOLD OUT
November 29  Madison, WI  Frequency  SOLD OUT
December 1  St. Louis, MO  The Demo
December 2  Lawrence, KS  Jackpot Music Hall
December 4  Oklahoma City, OK  89th Street Collective
December 5  Dallas, TX  Double Wide  SOLD OUT
December 6  Austin, TX  Mohawk  SOLD OUT
December 8  Houston, TX  Rudyard’s  SOLD OUT
December 9  New Orleans, LA  Gasa Gasa
December 11  Gainesville, FL  8-BIT Bar  SOLD OUT
December 12  Savannah, GA  The Jinx  SOLD OUT
December 13   Atlanta, GA  The Earl
December 15  Chapel Hill, NC  Local 506  SOLD OUT
December 16  Richmond, VA  Strange Matter  SOLD OUT
December 18  Baltimore, MD  Metro Gallery  SOLD OUT
December 19  Philadelphia, PA  Johnny Brenda’s  SOLD OUT
December 20  Brooklyn, NY  Saint Vitus Bar  SOLD OUT

Pre-order packages for Purple, which feature an instant download of “Chlorine & Wine” as well as a limited edition colored vinyl version of the new album, two picture discs, t-shirts and other unique items are available now via this link: Digital pre-orders, which also include an instant download of “Chlorine & Wine,” are available via iTunes (, Amazon ( and Google Play (

Purple track list:

1. Morningstar
2. Shock Me
3. Try to Disappear
4. Kerosene
5. Fugue
6. Chlorine & Wine
7. The Iron Bell
8. Desperation Burns
9. If I Have to Wake Up (Would You Stop the Rain)
10. Crossroads of Infinity

Baroness is John Dyer Baizley (guitar, vocals), Pete Adams (guitar, vocals), Nick Jost (bass, keyboards) and Sebastian Thomson (drums).

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