Rock and roll royalty Phil Campbell and The Bastard Sons have announced details of their upcoming third studio album “Kings of the Asylum”. The album will be released on September 1st, 2023, via Nuclear Blast Records, and will be the first studio release to feature singer Joel Peters.
To coincide with the announcement, the band have released a video for the album’s first single “Schizophrenia”, and announced that they will be playing an intimate release show at The Patriot in Crumlin, South Wales on 7th September. Tickets go on sale at 9am on Friday 23rd June here.
Phil Campbell himself comments: “We are thrilled to finally announce that we will be unleashing our brand new album ‘Kings of the Asylum’ on September 1st. This is the first new music with our new singer Joel Peters and it totally kicks ass”!
Watch the official video for “Schizophrenia” below.
Pre-order & pre-save “Kings of the Asylum” on various formats now here.
1. Walking in Circles
2. Too Much is Never Enough
3. Hammer and Dance
4. Strike the Match
6. Kings of the Asylum
7. The Hunt
8. Show No Mercy
9. No Guts! No Glory!
12. Monster (CD Bonus Track)
Phil Campbell and The Bastard Sons are set to head out on an extensive UK and European tour later this year in support of the new album. Full dates can be found below.
European & UK Tour Dates 2023:
19.09.23 UK – Brighton / The Arch
20.09.23 BE – Sint-Niklaas / De Casino
21.09.23 DE – Essen / Turock
22.09.23 DE – Neuenstadt am Kocher / Stadthalle Neuenstadt
23.09.23 DE – Aachen / Musikbunker
24.09.23 FR – Paris / Petit Bain
26.09.23 ES – Barcelona / Salamandra
27.09.23 FR – Lyon / Marché Gare
28.09.23 IT – Ranica / Druso Club
29.09.23 DE – München / Backstage Werk
30.09.23 CH – Düdingen / Bad Bonn
01.10.23 DE – Aschaffenburg / Colos-Saal
03.10.23 PL – Lublin / Radio Lublin
04.10.23 CZ – Prague / Storm
05.10.23 DE – Hamburg / Uebel & Gefährlich
06.10.23 DE – Berlin / Frannz
07.10.23 DE – Münster / Sputnikhalle
08.10.23 NL – Uden / De Pul
10.10.23 ES – Santanyi (Mallorca) / Full Metal Holiday
02.11.23 UK – Great Yarmouth / Hard Rock Hell
18.11.23 DE – Weißenhäuser Strand / Metal Hammer Paradise
21.11.23 UK – Stoke-on-Trent / The Sugarmill
22.11.23 UK – Glasgow / Garage
23.11.23 UK – Leeds / Warehouse
24.11.23 UK – Manchester / The Bread Shed
25.11.23 UK – Derby / The Hairy Dog
26.11.23 UK – Oxford / O2 Academy Oxford
28.11.23 UK – Exeter / Phoenix
29.11.23 UK – London / O2 Academy Islington
30.11.23 UK – Porthcawl / Planet Rockstock
01.12.23 UK – Southampton / Engine Rooms
02.12.23 UK – Birmingham / O2 Institute2
Tickets for all dates are on sale now, here.
Phil Campbell – Guitar
Todd Campbell – Guitar
Tyla Campbell – Bass
Dane Campbell – Drums
Joel Peters – Vocals