UK garage rock/heavy blues trio The King’s Pistol to release vinyl edition of their latest EP »I Am The King«; out this fall via Majestic Mountain Records
Crewe, UK based garage rock/heavy blues trio The King’s Pistol has announced colored vinyl edition of their latest EP »I Am The King« to be released this fall via Majestic Mountain Records.
Pre-order starts this Saturday, August 20th, 2022 with shiping in November!
The band comments: “»I Am The King«, the ‘Vegas Lights’ edition will be available to pre-order, this Saturday (20th August) at 5pm UK time. This will be available to order via our Big Cartel and of course via Majestic Mountain Records.
We will be doing 90 copies of our standard bundle which will include a beer mat, poker chip, plectrums and badges, as well as a poster designed by the master of artwork Shane Horror.
This is the third and final installment of the »Wild Night Trilogy« of EPs so don’t drag your heels, they’ll be snapped up super quick! Physical release is November so grab yourself the perfect stocking filler gift.
Huge thanks to all involved in this release, we appreciate your time, efforts and of course patience!”
Courtesy of Majestic Mountain Records:
Majestic people! We’re pleased to announce that The Kings Pistol’s third EP and last instalment of the »Wild Night« trilogy is upon us.
»I Am The King« is coming for you this Saturday! Pre-order opens August 20th at 18:00 CET/12pm EDT/9am PDT/5pm BST as part of a super sick double dip coming at you.
»I Am The King« is an electrically eclectic and raucously rowdy slice of filthy rock and roll, dripping with equal parts soul and sleaze. This is a balls to the wall, no nonsense rock and roll gem, brilliantly brash with lashings of psychedelic wonder and grimy, punky disco fever.
The King’s Pistol have taken their already salaciously clever songwriting and unflappably tight musicianship to the next level and beyond with their third offering, boasting a boisterously addictive collection of tracks fit to soundtrack the most debauched of celebrations, unhinged of nights out or just your garden variety, table flipping fist to cuffs down at the local pub.
Expect more of Pistol’s satiny, lyrical pomposity, chunky riffing and stomping Hendrixain interludes, the epically blasting beats from James Farmer on the drums and of course, the man, the myth, the bearded legend, Andy Shardlow’s bombastic bass stylings tying this rousingly volatile little hand grenade into something akin to a giant, ticking time bomb of intoxicatingly thrilling, rollicking rock and roll revelry.
Ships in beginning of November.
»I Am The King« comes in one gorgeous variation with the full Majestic treatment you’ve come to expect. The band will also have an exclusive limited bundle available through their Bandcamp.
01. Don’t Even Think About It
03. Blood Moon Highway
05. I Am The King
06. Disco Queen
Las Vegas Lights Edition:
• Limited to 300 copies
• Color-in-color: Transparent yellow with turquoise center and black splatter.
• 180-gram heavyweight vinyl
• Single sleeve with 3mm spine
• Full color insert
• Black poly-lined inner sleeve
• A3 poster designed by ShaneHorror
• Protective plastic sleeve
• 45 rpm groove!
Recorded by Chris Fielding (Conan) at Foel Studio
Mixed and mastered by Jim Farmer
Designed front to back by Shane Horror
The King’s Pistol is:
Julian Casewell – Vocals and Guitar
Andy Shardlow – Bass
Jim Farmer – Drums and Hammond
Jo Mills – Sax
Martin Ludl – Extra sax on »Disco Queen«
Get your trigger fingers ready for Saturday and in the mean time, check out the album on Bandcamp.
Turn it up and get twisted with The King’s Pistol!
Bojan Bidovc // music enthusiast, promoter, misanthrop and sometimes a journalist as well