Posted in MP3 | metal | music | tour dates on January 20, 2010

by BBG

DOWNLOAD: Priestess - "Raccoon Eyes" (MP3)
DOWNLOAD: Priestess - "Ladykiller" (MP3)


Jack Frost opened up the heavens and caused Priestess to call off their appearance at The Charleston with Early Man last month (Early Man played anyway with Naam), but the band has been determined to make it up. And make it up they shall on March 13th, though in a venue a liiiittle bit bigger than that basement.... Music Hall of Williamsburg. Tickets go on AMEX presale at noon (1/20), and regular sale at noon on Fri (1/22). The band is currently gearing up to play Europe with Bigelf through the bulk of February. Full tour dates are below.

After rockin' our world with the first taste of Prior To The Fire late last year, the "Ladykiller"s are back to show us their "Raccoon Eyes". The new track shows the band in a more melodic light, with the oodles of thrashy riffage replaced by dual leads ala Iron Maiden. But please, don't get it twisted, dudes have riffs. Dig on the new track above, and pick up Prior To The Fire on Tee Pee rekkids and compact disques on Feb 2nd.

Full tour dates and tons of videos including live representations of both new Prior To The Fire tracks, are below....

Priestess - "Raccoon Eyes" Montreal (July 29, 2009)

Priestess - "Lady Killer" Montreal (July 29, 2009)

Priestess - "Lay Down"

Priestess - "Run Home"

Priestess - "I am the night, colour me black"

Feb 1 2010 Logo Hamburg, Hamburg
Feb 2 2010 White Trash Berlin, Berlin
Feb 3 2010 59 to1 Munich
Feb 4 2010 Luxor Cologne
Feb 6 2010 La Laiterie Strasbourg
Feb 7 2010 Melkweg Old Hall Amsterdam
Feb 8 2010 Trix Antwerp
Feb 9 2010 La Maroquinerie Paris
Feb 11 2010 Z7 Prattein
Feb 12 2010 New Age Treviso
Feb 13 2010 Tunnel Milan
Feb 15 2010 Sala Salamandra Barcelona
Feb 16 2010 Sala Ramdall Madrid
Feb 20 2010 Academy 2 Oxford
Feb 22 2010 Cathouse Glasgow, Scotland
Feb 23 2010 Club Academy Manchester
Feb 24 2010 Little Civic Wolverhampton
Feb 25 2010 Underworld London
Mar 13 2010 Music Hall of Wiliamsburg Brooklyn, NY



Tags: Priestess

Comments (10)

i was a bit disappointed at the first listen of the new album but damn, that thing has grown on me.

Posted by Anonymous | January 20, 2010 11:08 AM


These dudes look like the poster children for HIPSTER METALHEADS...

Posted by Anonymous | January 20, 2010 11:15 AM


Posted by Vince | January 20, 2010 11:41 AM

ya music hall!

Posted by Paulieeee | January 20, 2010 12:15 PM

what? i hear them replacing brief hard rock riffs with murkier, thrashier, extended passages. bizarro priestess?

Posted by Anonymous | January 20, 2010 12:18 PM

Music Hall seems like a lofty goal for these guys..

Posted by JT | January 20, 2010 12:49 PM

new album is great!!
took a minute to grow on me too, but damn, well done boys!
"murphy's law" in particular

Posted by Anonymous | January 20, 2010 4:08 PM

fuck music hall

Posted by Anonymous | January 20, 2010 4:23 PM


Posted by Vince | January 21, 2010 11:27 AM

These guys rock! Waiting for the US. tour dates. Any idea when they'll be released? Will there be any Canadian dates on that tour? Rock on Dudes!

Posted by CAP10 HUE | January 21, 2010 11:59 AM

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