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UNCLE ACID & THE DEADBEATS Announce Details of North American Tour

The UK’s greatest cult band, UNCLE ACID & THE DEADBEATS, have announced details of a run of North American dates beginning at the end of August and running through September.
 
The dates are as follows:
 
UNCLE ACID With Danava and The Shrine:
8/27: Las Vegas, NV @ Psycho Fest*
8/28: Los Angeles, CA @ Fuck Yeah Fest*
8/29: Phoenix, AZ @ Club Crescent
8/31: Dallas, TX @ Trees
9/2: Birmingham, AL @ The Saturn
9/3: Atlanta, GA @ Terminal West
9/4: Tampa, FL @ State Theater
9/6: Asheville, NC @ The Orange Peel
9/7: Richmond, VA @ Broadberry
9/8: Washington, DC @ The Howard Theater
9/9: Asbury Park, NJ @ Stone Pony
9/10: Brooklyn, NY @ Music Hall of Williamsburg
9/12: Detroit, MI @ The Majestic
9/13: Chicago, IL @ Metro
9/15: Denver, CO @ Gothic Theater
9/16: Colorado Springs, CO @ Rawkus
9/17: Salt Lake City, UT @ The Complex
9/19: Boise, ID @ Neurolux
9/20: Missoula, MT @ The Wilmna
9/22: Seattle, WA @ El Corazon
9/23: Portland, OR @ Star Theatre
 
*Festival Appearance
 
They released their breakthrough album Blood Lust in 2011, a homage to British Hammer and folk horror films of the 1970s, a candle-lit head-trip of withered hands, ritual knives and gallows ropes.  Mind Control (2013), their third album, looked further afield, to the post-Charles Manson US for inspiration: Jim Jones dosing the Kool-Aid. Blue Cheer, Blue Oyster Cult and B-movie biker movies. War, Watergate, serial killers and suicidal TV evangelists.
 
Recent praise for The Night Creeper:
 
Another epically conceived record from a cult hero who should be slaying arenas4/5 Mojo
A dark and sinister, yet thoroughly uplifting affair4/5 Shindig
As thrillingly dark and overwhelming as anything they’ve attempted before4/5 Q
A fearful jam of monster proportions8/10 Classic Rock
A dark flipside to Strawberry Fields Forever – The Times
It’s highly disturbing and unsettling, but we wouldn’t have it any other way –5/5 Kerrang
No one is more doomy than them – The Guardian
Uncle Acid have what it takes to become huge – Metal Hammer
Get ready for one of the best bad trips you’ve ever had – Terrorizer
 

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