Formerly known as Blackwolf, British hard rockers Illustr8ors announced their rebirth last week with news of their new self-titled EP which will see release on October 14, 2016. To celebrate this fresh start, the band have posted the first song under their new name, “Your Animal” and you can check it out now.

In further band news, ahead of the EP release, the band will tour the UK as special guests to Toseland.

Tour Dates:

09/28 – STOKE ON TRENT – The Sugarmill
09/29 – WOLVERHAMPTON – The Slade Rooms
09/30 – SHEFFIELD – ‪The Corporation
10/01 – EDINBURGH – Electric Circus
10/02 – ABERDEEN – Tunnels
10/04 – HULL – FRüIT
10/05 – CHESTER – The Live Rooms
10/07 – NORTHAMPTON – Roadmender
10/08 – NOTTINGHAM – Rock City
10/09 – BRISTOL – The Fleece
10/11 – SOUTHAMPTON – Engine Rooms
10/12 – LONDON – Dingwalls
10/13 – NORWICH – The Waterfront
10/14 – TUNBRIDGE WELLS – Forum

I have an unhealthy obsession with bad horror movies, the song Wanted Dead Or Alive and crap British game shows. I do this not because of the sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll lifestyle it affords me but more because it gives me an excuse to listen to bands that sound like hippos mating.