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Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Release New Single & Video “Ultimate Hammer” + Announce More Tour Dates

January 24, 2023
Credit: Ania Shrimpton

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Shares New Video for “Ultimate Hammer”

Announce U.S/ EU/ UK Tour Dates

“Land Of Sleeper” Out February 17th on Rocket Recordings

Newcastle, UK-based group Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs has shared a new video for their latest single “Ultimate Hammer.” They will release their new album Land of Sleeper on February 17th, the album is available for preorder now.

 Land of Sleeper, their fourth record in a decade of riot and rancour, is testimony to this: the sound of a band not so much reinvigorated as channelling a furious energy, which only appears to gather momentum as the band’s surroundings spin on their axis.

Following the album’s first single “Mr Medicine” – the audio equivalent of sticking a fork in plug socket – comes single number two, and album opener: the coruscating “Ultimate Hammer”.“Everything at the moment feels like it’s moving at one hell of a speed. Momentous events pass by in the blink of an eye while we try to keep our heads steady on a planet spinning roughly 1,000 miles per hour,” elaborates vocalist Matt Baty. “Maybe it’s always been this way but it sure is hard not to feel dizzy. What a time to be alive.”

Ultimate Hammer delves straight into the depths of this almighty and vast landscape that Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs have perfected with such immense complexities and mighty hypnotic hooks. Another ambitious arrangement that escalates with energy, aggression, and this unruly fuzz. This new album is already destined for greatness, the tracks shared so far capture the best of this band. Once again Pigsx7 have perfected their ability to produce such monumental, mammoth creations, ripping through their expressive landscapes filled with obscure textures, heavy passages, and far-reaching vocals that capture your full attention.

Land of Sleeper Tracklisting:
01. Ultimate Hammer 
02. Terror’s Pillow  
03. Big Rig  
04. The Weatherman 
05. Mr Medicine
06. Pipe Down! 
07. Atlas Stone  
08. Ball Lightning   

Alongside the release of “Ultimate Hammer” comes the announcement of more headline live shows across the UK, Europe and North America.

UK SPRING 2023:
17th February – Bristol – Rough Trade – SOLD OUT
18th February – London – Rough Trade East – SOLD OUT
19th February – Brighton – Chalk
23rd February – Gateshead – The Sage              
24th February – Edinburgh – The Liquid Rooms      
25th February – Kendal – The Brewery           
26th February – Lincoln – Lincoln Drill Hall    
2nd March – Cambridge – Junction              
3rd March – Ipswich – The Baths – SOLD OUT
4th March – Hastings – The Crypt             
5th March – Leicester – O2 Academy
13th April – Milton Keynes – The Craufurd Arms  
14th April – Stoke-on-Trent – The Sugarmill         
15th April – Hebden Bridge – Trades Club – SOLD OUT
16th April – Stockton-on-Tees – Georgian Theatre      
20th April – York – The Crescent – SOLD OUT  
21st April – Newport – Le Pub – SOLD OUT
22nd April – Portsmouth – Wedgewood Rooms – SOLD OUT
23rd April – Hertford – Corn Exchange
(above shows with support from Luminous Bodies, Kulk, Judy Brush and Me Lost Me)

UK AUTUMN 2023:
23rd September – Glasgow – Queen Margaret Union 
29th September – Bristol – SWX 
30th September – Manchester – Ritz 
5th October – Sheffield – Foundry
6th October – London – Kentish Town Forum
(Sept/Oct UK shows support: Bonnacons of Doom)

NORTH AMERICA – MARCH/APRIL 2023:
11th March – Brooklyn, NY – Saint Vitus Bar – SOLD OUT
13th-18th March – Austin, TX – SXSW      
21st March – Los Angeles, CA – Zebulon
22nd March – San Francisco, CA – Rickshaw Stop
24th March – Portland, OR – Mississippi Studios
25th March – Seattle, WA – Madame Lou’s
26th March – Vancouver, BC – Wise Hall
28th March – Chicago, IL – Sleeping Village
29th March – Toronto, ON – The Garrison
31st March – Boston, MA – Middle East
1st April – Philadelphia, PA – Johnny Brenda’s
 2nd April – Washington, DC – DC9
4th April – Manhattan, NY – Mercury Lounge
(Brooklyn support: White Hills. Boston, Philadelphia and Washington DC support: Richard Dawson – solo)

EUROPE – MAY 2023:
6th May – Nijmegen, NL – Sonic Whip Festival
7th May – Utrecht, NL – Ekko               
8th May – Koln, DE – Bumann & Sohn      
9th May – Hamburg, DE – Molotow            
10th May – Copenhagen, DK – Stengade           
12th May – Berlin, DE – Urban Spree        
13th May – Leipzig, DE – Trip Festival
15th May – Bern, CH – ISC Club           
16th May – Lyon, FR – Le Periscope       
17th May – Paris, FR – Point Ephemere     
18th May – Orleans, FR – L’Astrolabe        
19th May – Lille, FR – Le Grand Mix       
20th May – Antwerp, BE – Trix 

Tickets on sale at 10am local time on Friday 27th January.

Tickets via Pigsx7.com

https://www.pigsx7.com/

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