The Rock City archives: 2016

BLACK PEAKS (in the Basement), Live in Rock City Basement

  • Friday 8th April 2016
  • Supported by: palm reader + toska


BLACK PEAKS Announce the 'Statues' UK headline tour for February 2016

- Tour was announced Sunday 29th November on the
Radio 1 Rock Show, listen HERE

- Tickets on sale from Wed 2nd December
- London Dingwalls show on Feb 22nd, hometown Brighton show at The Haunt on album release day, Feb 26th 
- Debut album 'Statues' released Feb 26th on Easy Life / Sony RED
- Brand new single 'Saviour' out now, video HERE
- Following on from their VEVO track of the week, the band now announced as a VEVO dscvr Ones To Watch 2016 act



Following on from being announced last night (Nov 29th) on the Radio 1 Rock Show (listen HERE), Brighton 4 piece BLACK PEAKS are today proud to present their full UK headline tour through February 2016. The tour will be in support of their blistering debut album 'Statues', which is set for release on Feb 26th through Easy Life / Sony RED. The tour will be starting in Manchester on Feb 9th, with London (at Dingwalls in Camden) on Feb 22nd and ending up in their hometown, at The Haunt in Brighton on release date (Feb 26th), for what will be an unmissable show! All supports TBA in the coming couple of weeks.

ALL dates and venues below:



The band also recently revealed their brand new video for single 'Saviour'. The video has also been given the much coveted award of a VEVO 'Track Of The Week', joining the likes of recent acts/videos from Bring Me The Horizon
and The 1975.
BLACK PEAKS have also been chosen to be one of 10 acts/artists for the 2016 VEVO dscvr Ones To Watch (along with Hinds and following in footsteps of Sam Smith, Years and Years and James Bay).
Look out for an exclusive live session on VEVO very soon.

Watch the 'Saviour' video HERE
Watch the VEVO dscvr Ones To Watch announcement video HERE

'Saviour' follows on from the bands single earlier this year 'Crooks', which was launched as a Radio 1 Rockest Record and station wide Track Of The Day, and also saw the band participate in the Radio 1 Week Of Rock, live at Maida Vale. 'Statues' was produced by Mark Roberts at Middle Farm Studios and features Jamie Lehman on guest vocals on the track 'To Take The First Turn'.

BLACK PEAKS were also featured this year, live at Maida Vale for Radio 1 Week Of Rock (along with Pvris) with first single 'Glass Built Castles', another Rockest Record AND Radio 1 Track Of The Day: 'Glass Built Castles' LIVE

Live wise, following recent UK dates with Arcane Roots, support slots with Pelican, Deafheaven and Jamie Lehman, a vast collection of 2015 summer festivals including Reading and Leeds, ArcTanGent, Hit The Deck, HRH Prog and most recently, the London Communities Festival. The band are currently on tour across UK and Europe with Lonely The Brave.

Full 'Statues' track-listings:
1. Glass Built Castles / 2. Crooks
3. Say You Will / 4. Hang ‘Em High
5. Set In Stone / 6. Saviour
7. Statues Of Shame / 8. Drones / 9. White Eyes
10. For Those Who Sleep For A Thousand Years Shall Soon Wake
11. To Take The First Turn (feat Jamie Lehman)

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For a copy of 'Statues' or the single 'Saviour', any guest list to a live show, any time with 
BLACK PEAKS or anything else, please contact
Matt Hughes at Devil PR / 07595221973