Alcest Share Powerful New Track ‘Oiseaux de Proie’, UK Tour Dates

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New Album Kodama  Out September 30th Via Prophecy Productions.

Oiseaux de prioe means ‘bird of prey’ apparently. Which is extremely apt, as this new track from French black metal duo Alcest soars and swoops through dynamic passages of furious guitars and pummeling drums contrasted with periods of tense and taut restraint. This track may suggest that Alcest are heading back to their roots after the release of their fifth, and least metal, album Shelter in 2014.

New album Kodama promises to provide greater punch and rhythm then ever before, displaying the influence of Western bands like Tool, Smashing Pumpkins, Grimes, and The Cure alongside the significant influence of Japenese art and culture.

UK Tour Dates

Nov 9th | Southampton, UK – The Engine Rooms
Nov 10th | Birmingham, UK – The Institute
Nov 11th | Leicester, UK – Queens Hall
Nov 12th | Glasgow, UK – Classic Grand
Nov 13th | Leeds, UK – Brudenell Social Club
Nov 14th | Manchester, UK – Gorilla
Nov 15th | Cardiff, UK – The Globe
Nov 16th | Bristol, UK – Marble Factory
Nov 17th | London, UK – Brixton Electric

All dates w/ Mono

Kodama Tracklist:
01. Kodama
02. Eclosion
03. Je Suis D’ailleurs
04. Untouched
05. Oiseaux De Proie
06. Onyx

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