The Jesus Lizard announce first album in 26 years, ‘Rack,’ & tour (exclusive vinyl & new song)

Austin post-hardcore/noise rock legends The Jesus Lizard are about to play their first shows since the pandemic this week, and now they’ve just announced their first new album in 26 years, Rack, due September 13 via Ipecac. Pre-orders are up now, and we’ve got an exclusive yellow vinyl variant available in the BV shop. According to an interview the band did with Hank Shteamer for The New York Times, work on the album began in 2019, and they recorded it Black Keys drummer Patrick Carney’s Akron, Ohio studio Audio Eagle with local producer Paul Allen, and as you can hear on lead single “Hide & Seek,” they captured a lot of that same energy that they had on their classic albums made with the late Steve Albini, who vocalist David Yow told NYT he “thought...


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