Crystal Castles reveal album info, new track & video (win tix to their Roseland show); Kontravoid making US debut tonight
DOWNLOAD: Crystal Castles - Wrath of God (MP3)
Crystal Castles 'III' artwork
Crystal Castles' third album finally has a cover, which you can see above, and a title which is...wait for it... III. The album wil be out digitally on November 5 and one day later for physical formats (11/6).The Canadian duo have also released a new track from it titled "Wrath of God" and you can download it above and stream it below. There is also a video for "Plague" and you can watch that below as well.
As posted previously, Crystal Castles launch their North American tour this week and will be in NYC on October 3 at Roseland with Health. Tickets to that show are still avaialable but if you'd like to go for free we're giving away two pairs. Details on how to enter to win are at the bottom of this post.
On the West Coast, Crystal Castles will be touring with Toronto's Kontravoid, who play NYC TONIGHT (11/26, midnight) at the WIERD party at Home Sweet Home, which is also their US live debut. You can stream some Konatravoid tracks below.
A few new dates have been added to the Crystal Castles tour, and an updated tour schedule, video and song streams are below...
Crystal Castles - "Plague" Official Video
Crystal Castles - "Wrath of God"
CRYSTAL CASTLES - 2012 TOUR DATES
09/27 - Fillmore Charlotte - CHARLOTTE, NC*
09/28 - Counterpoint Music Festival - ATLANTA, GA*
09/29 - 9:30 - WASHINGTON, DC*
09/30 - 9:30 - WASHINGTON, DC* - NEW DATE
10/02 - Electric Factory - PHILADELPHIA, PA*
10/03 - Roseland - NEW YORK, NY*
10/06 - House of Blues - BOSTON, MA*
10/07 - Metropolis - MONTREAL, PQ**
10/09 - Royal Oak Music Theatre - ROYAL OAK, MI**
10/10 - Newport Music Hall - COLUMBUS, OH**
10/11 - Marathon Art Works - NASHVILLE, TN**
10/13 - Emo's East - AUSTIN, TX** - NEW DATE
10/14 - Austin City Limits - AUSTIN, TX
10/16 - Liberty Theater - KANSAS CITY, MO**
10/17 - Ogden - DENVER, CO**
10/18 - In The Venue - SALT LAKE CITY, UT**
10/20 - Hollywood Palladium - LOS ANGELES, CA**
10/21 - Soma - SAN DIEGO, CA**
10/22 - Fox Theater - SAN FRANCISCO, CA**
10/24 - Roseland - PORTLAND, OR**
10/25 - Showbox Sodo - SEATTLE, WA**
10/26 - Commodore - VANCOUVER, BC**
10/28 - Mac Ewan Hall - CALGARY, AB**
10/29 - Edmonton Events Centre - EDMONTON, AB**
10/31 - Garrick Center - WINNIPEG, MB** - VENUE CHANGE
11/01 - First Ave - MINNEAPOLIS, MN**
11/02 - Congress Theater - CHICAGO, IL**
11/03 - Kool Haus - TORONTO, ON** - DATE CHANGE
* w/ HEALTH ** w/ HEALTH & Kontravoid (Pretty Pretty Records)
For a chance at winning a pair of tickets to see CRYSTAL CASTLES AT ROSELAND: either tweet something that includes both @BrooklynVegan AND "CRYSTAL CASTLES " in the tweet, or send an email to BVCONTESTS@HOTMAIL.COM with the subject line "CRYSTAL CASTLES". Include your first and last name in the email. We'll pick a winner at random and contact them with more details. If you enter by email, it will not be shared with anyone else. Good luck!