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Killing Joke announce details of new album '2012' and UK tour

Killing Joke announce details of new album '2012' and UK tour

Killing Joke have announced full details of their new studio album '2012'.

The legendary post-punk metallers, who have The View and The Futureheads' producer Martin 'Youth' Glover in their line-up, will release the album on April 2. It features a total of 10 tracks.

'2012' is the band's 15th studio album and has apparently been inspired by various predictions of the end of the world.

The tracklisting for '2012' is as follows:

'Pole Shift'
'Fema Camp'
'Rapture'
'Colony Collapse'
'Corporate Elect'
'In Cythera'
'Primobile'
'Glitch'
'T rance'
'On All Hallow's Eve'

To coincide with the album's release, the band will also tour the UK, playing a total of 11 shows.

The dates begin in Exeter at the Lemon Grove on March 4 and run until March 17, when the band headline Oxford's O2 Academy.

Killing Joke will play:

Exeter Lemon Grove (March 4)
O2 Academy Bristol (5)
Norwich Waterfront (6)
London Roundhouse (8)
Sheffield Corporation (9)
Manchester Academy 2 (10)
O2 ABC Glasgow (12)
O2 Academy Newcastle (13)
Wolverhampton Wulfrun Hall (14)
Portsmouth Pyramids Centre (16)
O2 Academy Oxford (17)


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