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Russian Circles announce new album, North American tour

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 8:18 AM PT

Official press release:

Celebrated Chicago post-metal/rock trio Russian Circles are thrilled to announce their highly-anticipated sixth studio album, Guidance, due out August 5th from Sargent House. This seven-song, 40-minute LP was recorded by Kurt Ballou at GodCity Studio in Salem, MA and showcases Russian Circles at their best and most realized yet in their decade-long career. Check out the teaser video for Guidance now on YouTube.

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In support of Guidance, Russian Circles have announced an extensive North American headlining tour that spans August through October and features Cloakroom and Helms Alee on select dates. This tour follows Russian Circles' forthcoming appearances at Levitation Fest Vancouver and Crucial Fest in Salt Lake City in June.

Guidance will be released on CD, LP and digital formats on August 5th from Sargent House. More news, and song premiere, coming soon.

Guidance track listing:

1. Asa
2. Vorel
3. Mota
4. Afrika
5. Overboard
6. Calla
7. Lisboa

dates w/ with Cloakroom
8/26 Madison, WI @ High Noon Saloon
8/27 Minneapolis, MN @ Cedar Cultural Center
8/29 Missoula, MT @ Palace Lounge
8/30 Seattle, WA @ Neumos
8/31 Portland, OR @ Doug Fir Lounge
9/2 San Francisco, CA @ Great American Music Hall
9/3 Los Angeles, CA @ The Teragram Ballroom
9/5 Phoenix, AZ @ Crescent Ballroom
9/6 Albuquerque, NM @ Launchpad
9/7 Englewood, CO @ The Gothic Theatre
9/8 Kansas City, MO @ The Riot Room
9/9 Chicago, IL @ Metro

dates w/ Helms Alee
9/25 Detroit, MI @ El Club
9/26 Toronto, ON @ Lee's Palace
9/28 Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair
9/29 Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer
9/30 Brooklyn, NY @ Warsaw
10/1 Washington, DC @ Rock & Roll Hotel
10/2 Durham, NC @ Motorco Music Hall
10/4 Atlanta, GA @ Aisle 5
10/5 Birmingham, AL @ Saturn
10/6 Baton Rouge, LA @ Spanish Moon
10/7 Houston, TX @ Warehouse Live Studio
10/8 Austin, TX @ Barracuda
10/9 Dallas, TX @ RBC


5/17/2016 8:25:08 AM
Kurt Ballou will never be one of us.

5/17/2016 11:22:27 AM
track listing:

1. gaysa
2. gayrel
3. gayta
4. gayrika
5. gayboard
6. gayla
7. gayboa

5/17/2016 11:23:48 AM
There's no reason for any band to play Missoula once on one tour. Ever.

5/17/2016 12:57:09 PM
track listing:

1. gaysa
2. gayrel
3. gayta
4. gayrika
5. gayboard
6. gayla
7. gayboa

^Brian Cook will read your post, find you and beat the shit out of you with his bass.

5/17/2016 1:12:00 PM
Brian Cook is going to find you and cover you in smooches. Big wet kisses and hugs.
So special!!

5/17/2016 1:36:31 PM
"^Brian Cook will read your post, find you and beat the shit out of you with his bass."

Am I the only one read this and thought it said "Brian will read your post, fist you...etc?

5/18/2016 11:03:43 AM
Todd Jones really stepped up on this record, anyone who likes this band knows that he is the mastermind.

5/18/2016 4:17:41 PM
Best instrumental band, period. Sometimes I wonder what the lambgoat community wants?

5/23/2016 7:53:36 AM
Great god damn band.