Lightning Bolt release video for “The Metal East”; kick off U.S. tour this week

Rhode Island noisemakers Lightning Bolt have released a new music video for their single “The Metal East”, check out the clip above. The track is off the band’s recently released full-length Fantasy Empire, out now via Thrill Jockey.

This week the band kick off a month-long tour of the U.S. that will feature METZ and Liturgy on select dates. The trek will hit the following locations:

4/15 – Buffalo, NY | Mohawk Place *
4/16 – Columbus, OH | Double Happiness *
4/17 – Cleveland, OH | Beachland Ballroom *
4/18 – Ferndale, MI | The Loving Touch *
4/19 – Chicago, IL | Empty Bottle
4/20 – Saint Paul, MN | Turf Club
4/21 – St. Louis, MO | The Luminary Center for the Arts
4/22 – Lawrence, KS | Jackpot Music Hall
4/24 – Denver, CO | GLOB
4/25 – Salt Lake City, UT | Kilby Court
4/27 – Boise, ID | The Shredder
4/28 – Seattle, WA | Neumos ^
4/29 – Portland, OR | Dantes ^
5/01 – San Francisco , CA | The Chapel ^
5/02 – Oakland, CA | Leo’s ^
5/03 – Los Angeles, CA | Echoplex ^
5/04 – Santa Ana, CA | Constellation Room ^
5/05 – San Diego, CA | Casbah ^
5/06 – Phoenix, AZ | Valley Bar
5/08 – Austin, TX | Austin Psych Fest
5/09 – New Orleans, LA | Siberia
5/10 – Atlanta, GA | Mammal Gallery
5/11 – Raleigh, NC | Kings
5/12 – Washington, DC | Rock & Roll Hotel
5/13 – Baltimore, MD | Floristree
5/14 – Philadelphia, PA | First Unitarian Church
5/15 – Brooklyn, NY | The Wick
5/16 – New York, NY | Le Poisson Rouge
5/17 – Cambridge, MA | The Sinclair

* = w/ METZ
^ = w/ Liturgy