DESTROYER OF LIGHT announce June U.S. tour

By Chris Dahlberg

Published on Friday, May 30, 2014

Austin doom band Destroyer of Light will tour the Southwest and Western U.S. this June. The group released their new EP Bizarre Tales Vol. 2 earlier this year, which you can stream in its entirety below. Unfortunately these guys won’t becoming anywhere near me this time around but if you’re near any of the cities this tour is hitting and like groove heavy doom with a healthy dose of melody check out one of the shows! The full list of dates is below.

Austin-based doom band DESTROYER OF LIGHT has announced a U.S. tour spanning from Texas to the West Coast in June.

 

Dates are as follows (TBA dates to be updated next week):

June 13th – Austin, Tx @ Holy Mountain

June 14th – Midland, TX @ VFW Hall

June 15th – Las Cruces, NM @ The Trainyard

June 16th – Albuquerque, NM @ TBA

June 17th – Tuscon, AZ @ The Rock

June 18th – Tempe, AZ @ Yucca Tap Room

June 19th – Spring Valley, CA @ The Bancroft

June 20th – LA @ TBA

June 21st – San Bernadino, CA – Black Flame Collective

June 22nd – San Francisco, CA @ Hemlock Tavern

June 23rd – Oakland, CA @ Eli’s Mile High Club

June 24th – Fresno, CA @ TBA

June 25th – Las Vegas, NV @ Cheyanne Saloon

June 26th – SLC @ The Shred Shed

June 27th – Colorado Springs, CO @ TBA

June 28th – Denver, CO @ Hi-Dive

June 29th – Haysville, KS @ KC’s Too

June 30th – Texarkana, TX @ Silver Dollar

July 1st – Dallas, TX/Fort Worth, TX @ TBA

 

Destroyer of Light formed in Austin, Texas the beginning of 2012. Each member coming from different bands wanted create slow, heavy, riff-induced music and wield it toward the masses. Gathering influences from a variety of different styles, each member brings their flavor to the table, and the music speaks for itself. Destroyer of Light is a 4-piece band consisting of Steve Colca on guitars/vocals, Keegan Kjeldsen on lead guitar, Jeff Klein on bass, and Kelly “Penny” Turner on drums. As of now, their second EP, Bizarre Tales Vol. 2 has been released both digitally and on vinyl through Heavy Friends Records. May the power of the riff compel you!

Listen to Bizarre Tales Vol. 2, the album The Sludgelord called “The perfect sludge/stoner/doom metal album for Halloween,” here.

 

LINKS:

facebook.com/destroyeroflight
destroyeroflight.bandcamp.com
heavyfriendsrecords.com
facebook.com/pages/Heavy-Friends-Records/1396186950655438

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