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Black Mountain (@_blackmountain_) Share ‘Mothers of the Sun’, the Epic First Single and Video from ‘IV’, out April 1 on Jagjaguwar

Today, Black Mountain share “Mothers of the Sun,” the debut single off their forthcoming album, IV (out 4/1 on Jagjaguwar). It comes to us in the form of a bizarre video, one replete with a four-armed Stephen McBean, a ceremonial dagger, prisoners bound in chains, and too many expressions of insanity to list here. The song itself is one that lingered in the practice space for years before finding its way onto a Black Mountain album, or as McBean puts it, “Sometimes a riff hangs out in the basement for 10 years before it’s finally ready to hit the streets.” Watch the video below and replenish your nightmare fuel.

WATCH “MOTHERS OF THE SUN”

http://jagjaguwar.com/embed/blackmountain_mothersofthesun.php

Also, the band recently announced a tour of Europe and North America. Don’t miss an opportunity to see one of the true powerhouse rock bands of today.

BLACK MOUNTAIN TOUR DATES:

3/19/16 – Azores, PT @ Tremor Festival

3/26/16 – Porto, PT @ Hard Club

3/28/16 – Lisbon, PT @ Musicbox

3/31/16 – Madrid, SP @ Sala Arena

4/1/16 – Barcelona, SP @ Bikini

4/2/16 – Bilbao, SP @ Kafe Antzoki

4/4/16 – Turin, IT @ Spazio 211

4/5/16 – Bologna, IT @ Lokomotiv

4/6/16 – Zurich, CH @ Bogen F

4/7/16 – Geneva, CH @ PTR Usine

4/8/16 – Paris, FR @ La Fleche D’Or

4/9/16 – Brighton, UK @ Concorde 2

4/10/16 – Leeds @ Brudenell Social CLub

4/12/16 – London, UK @ Electric Ballroom

4/13/16 – Brussels, BE @ Botanique

4/14/16 – Tilburg, NL @ Roadburn Festival

4/15/16 – Amsterdam, NL @ Melkweg Oud Zaal

4/16/16 – Berlin, DE @ Lido

4/21/16 – Bellingham, WA @ The Shakedown

4/22/16 – Seattle, WA @ Tractor Tavern

4/23/16 – Portland, OR @ Doug Fir

4/25/16 – Santa Ana, CA @ Constellation Room

4/26/16 – San Diego, CA @ The Casbah

4/27/16 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever

4/28/16 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever

4/29/16 – San Francisco, CA @ The Independent

4/29/16 – 5/01/16 – Austin, TX @ Levitation

5/03/16 – Phoenix, AZ @ Valley Bar

5/04/16 – Albuquerque, NM @ Launchpad

5/5/16 – Colorado Springs, CO @ The Black Sheep

5/6/16 – Denver, CO @ Larimer Lounge

5/7/16 – Denver, CO @ Larimer Lounge

5/10/16 – Milwaukee, WI @ Cactus Club

5/11/16 – Madison, WI @ High Noon Saloon

5/12/16 – Chicago, IL @ Lincoln Hall

5/13/16 – Minneapolis, MN @ 7th Street Entry

5/14/16 – Fargo, ND @ The Aquarium

5/15/16 – Winnipeg, MB @ Pyramid Cabaret

5/17/16 – Saskatoon, SK @ Amigos

5/18/16 – Edmonton, AB @ Starlite Room

5/19/16 – Calgary, AB @ Marquee Beer Market + Stage

5/21/16 – Vancouver, BC @ The Commodore Ballroom

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