YAKUZA Frontman BRUCE LAMONT Schedules Record Release Shows, SXSW Performance
February 16, 2011, 8 years ago
YAKUZA frontman BRUCE LAMONT's string of live solo shows supporting his debut solo album, Feral Songs For The Epic Decline, begin next week. Lamont recently confirmed three new shows to celebrate the album's unveiling, with performances confirmed to take place in Cleveland, Brooklyn and on his hometown turf in Chicago over the coming weeks.
Lamont has also been confirmed to take part in Profound Lore's SXSW Showcase on March 19th, showcasing his solo set alongside SLOUGH FEG, KEN MODE, GRAYCEON, CASTEVET and WOLVHAMMER.
February25 - Now That's Class - Cleveland, OH
27 - Union Pool - Brooklyn, NY
March3 - Empty Bottle - Chicago, IL [tix]
19 - Valhalla - Austin, TX @ Profound Lore SXSW Showcase
Released January 25th on At A Loss Recordings, the dense web formed by the seven tracks on Feral Songs For The Epic Decline has entangled many in its grasp, the album both meditative and malicious, as diverse and forward thinking as it is point-blank and unnerving.
The art and layout for the album were crafted by Seldon Hunt (NACHTMYSTIUM, SUNN O))), ISIS, etc.). Feral Songs For The Epic Decline features the following tracklisting:
'One Who Stands On The Earth'
'The Epic Decline'
'Year Without Summer'
'The Book Of The Law'
'Deconstructing Self Destruction'
'2 Then The 3'
Most widely recognized for his saxophone and vocal work fronting Chicago's Yakuza, Bruce Lamont has also contributed to a plethora of other projects including BLOODIEST, CIRCLE OF ANIMALS, SICK GAZELLE and LED ZEPPELIN II. He’s also recorded with SIGH, EAST WEST BLAST TEST, MINSK, NACHTMYSTIUM, RABID RABBIT, BRUTAL TRUTH, CEPHALIC CARNAGE, SWEET COBRA, LOCRIAN, HEX MACHINE and more.
At A Loss Recordings released Feral Songs For The Epic Decline worldwide on Tuesday, January 25th, 2011.