BLACK PEAKS release their epic new single ‘King’ today, Friday Sept 20th, and you the new video which
can be seen – HERE

The track was an Annie Mac Radio 1 ‘Hottest Record In The World’ on Tuesday 17th September, listen back to the play and interview with frontman Will Gardner – HERE

Band on tour across UK and Europe through October, London show at The Electric Ballroom on the Friday Oct 11th

Support in the UK comes from Black Futures and
Bitch Falcon, and in Europe it’s Jamie Lenman and Phoxjaw and Palm Reader in Scandanavia

Brighton headline show at The Brighton Electric on 29th September sold out in two hours when announced last week

BLACK PEAKS ‘KING’ (Official Music Video)
The huge new BLACK PEAKS video for their ‘King’ single is now live, and can be seen – HERE
Shot in India this week by friend of the band, film-maker and photographer Sam Lees, the video shows a simple journey of a man from town to dessert. 
As Will Gardner (BLACK PEAKS vocalist) explains –  “Sam (Lees) and I bounced back and forth ideas around the general themes of the song, especially around the key themes of reflection, struggle, strength and the general idea of ‘a journey’. We love all of Sam’s work and trusted him to create something that was a visual representation of how we saw the song musically. When we got a sneak peek of the first images through from Sam we were all blown away.”

From video director Sam Lees – “The video to accompany ‘King’ was filmed in the Thar Desert, Rajasthan, India on 16th and 17th September 2019 on a Fuji XT-3 and Fuji X lenses and edited at New Delhi airport on the 18th September. This was shot with the assistance of an entirely local crew without whom none of this would have been possible and I owe an eternal gratitude to Bhawani Singh for everything he did, from facilitating logistics and cast to arranging the manufacture of some of the props seen in the video. He took my directorial vision for this video and did everything he humanly could to bring it to life. He also kept me alive in the desert and kept beers cold in 45 degree heat. Black Peaks let me loose on my own to shoot this with almost no oversight and just their trust that I could deliver something that does their incredible new song the justice it deserves and my only hope is that achieved this.”

The single is released today, Friday 20th September, and was the ‘Hottest Record In The World’ on Tuesday night on Radio 1 with Annie Mac. It is the bands first new material in almost a year, since the 2018 sophomore album ‘All That Divides’.

Listen to ‘King’ – HERE
Listen to the Annie Mac Radio 1 ‘Hottest Record In The World’ show – HERE

The band will be touring UK and Europe through October, with the London show on October 11th and The Electric Ballroom being their biggest ever headline show to date. Expect ‘King’ to be given its first airing on these dates, as well as a host of other secrets and surprises. They also have a hometown show at The Brighton Electric on September 29th, but it sold out in two hours (support there from Haggard Cat).

All of the UK BLACK PEAKS headline shows, support on all dates from
Black Futures and Bitch Falcon:
Sun-Sept-29th – Brighton, The Electric SOLD OUT
Thu-Oct-3rd – Manchester, Gorilla
Fri-Oct-4th – Aberdeen, Lemon Tree
Sat-Oct-5th – Glasgow, Garage
Sun-Oct-6th – Birmingham, 02 Institute 2
Tue-Oct-8th – Nottingham, Rescue Rooms
Thu-Oct-10th – Bristol, The Fleece
Fri-Oct-11th – London, Electric Ballroom

All of the BLACK PEAKS European headline shows, support from
Jamie Lenman and Phoxjaw OR Palm Reader:
Tue-Oct-15th – Netherlands, Haarlem, Patronaat (support from Jamie Lenman and Phoxjaw)
Wed-Oct-16th – Germany, Koln, Luxor (support from Jamie Lenman and Phoxjaw)
Fri-Oct-18th – Swiss, Frauenfeld,  Eisenwerk (support from Jamie Lenman and Phoxjaw)
Sat-Oct-19th – Germany, Wiesbaden, Kesselhaus (support from Jamie Lenman and Phoxjaw)
Sun-Oct-20th – Germany, Munich, Feierwerk (Kranhalle)
(support from Jamie Lenman and Phoxjaw)
Tue-Oct-29th – Denmark, Copenhagen, Beta (support Palm Reader)
Thu-Oct-31th – Sweden, Malmo, Babel (support Palm Reader)
Fri-Nov-1st – Norway, Oslo,  John Dee (support Palm Reader)
Sat-Nov-2nd – Sweden, Stockholm, Bar Brooklyn (support Palm Reader)
Mon-Nov-4th – FInland, Helsinki, On the Rocks (support Palm Reader)

https://myticket.co.uk/ / http://blackpeaks.com/

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