Legendary New York influential post-hardcore band Glassjaw have announced their return to the UK. They will play at London’s o2 Academy Brixton on 18th August 2018.

The show will give UK fans – save one of the lucky 200 who saw them in 2016 at a surprise show at London’s Old Blue Last – the first opportunity to hear their new material in a live setting. The band have also confirmed the vinyl release of Material Control. The gatefold 180g black vinyl will be released via Century Media Records on March 16th.

Material Control Track Listing:

01. new white extremity
02. shira
03. 11 days
04. golgotha
05. pretty hell
06. bastille day
07. pompeii
08. bibleland
09. closer
10. my conscience weighs a ton
11. material control
12. cut and run

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.