Northern Virginia’s doom metal marauders, King Giant, has been confirmed to support the mighty Pentagram on a run of live dates in March, while also announcing that the vinyl version of their latest album, “Black Ocean Waves,” is being prepared for release. Check out the stream of the entire release at this location.
Following its initial CD and digital release in June 2015 through an alliance with the band and distributor The Path Less Traveled Records, “Black Ocean Waves” is now being prepared for release on vinyl. The wax is being handled by Greece-based Dia De Los Muertos Records – a subdivision of Smash Records – in a run of 300 copies; 100 copies each on black, beer, and purple/red color schemes. The album will see release in early Spring, with a final release date and order links to be available in the coming weeks.
Ahead of its vinyl release, March will see King Giant providing direct support for legendary doom kingpins, Pentagram. These performances are confirmed to take place in Virginia Beach, Richmond, Carborro and Knoxville, March 10th through 13th.
Dates and venues are as follows:
King Giant w/Pentagram:
3/10/2016 Shaka’s Live – Virginia Beach, VA
3/11/2016 The Broadberry – Richmond, VA
3/12/2016 Cats Cradle – Carborro, NC
3/13/2016 The International – Knoxville, TN