“Crobot’s New Song Will Crush You – in a Good Way”

Crobot are pleased to unveil, “Plague of the Mammoths,” the latest offering from their new record, “Welcome to Fat City”. Premiering exclusively on Red Bull, band frontman, Brandon Yaegley explains the story behind the brutal track – “”Plague of the Mammoths’ is the story of the extinction of an old way of thought — it’s the end of an era,” he mentioned. “It started as just a title, though, and developed into a storyline of the Crobot universe. Our European tour manager, Jay Smith, mentioned something about a plague of the mammoths. We said, “F— dude! That’s gotta be a new song title!” Stream here.

Due for release September 23, 2016 via Wind-up Records, the album, Welcome to Fat City is the bands second studio release, and the highly anticipated follow up to Something Supernatural which saw the Pennsylvania based four-piece dominate the US and European live scene, landing them tours with the likes of Motorhead, Volbeat, Anthrax, Clutch, Black Label Society, Chevelle, and more.

Winning the hearts of audiences at festivals like Rock on the Range, Sturgis and UK’s Download Festival, Something Supernatural was also praised by the likes of Yahoo! Music, Revolver, Billboard, Huffington Post, Drum Magazine, Guitar World, Blabbermouth and was featured as VH1’s “That Metal Shows” Pick of the Week.”

Recorded with producer, Machine (Clutch, Lamb of God, Every Time I Die), and mixed by engineer Alan Moulder (Foo Fighters, Nine Inch Nails, Them Crooked Vultures, Led Zeppelin), Welcome To Fat City is due for release September 23 via Wind-up Records. Catch the band on the road later this summer with Sevendust.

Catch the band on the road this Summer:

Friday, August 12th – Saskatoon, SK – Saskatoon Events Center**

Sunday, August 14th – Winnipeg, MB – Burton Cummings Theatre**

Wednesday, August 17th – Toronto, ON – The Opera House**

Friday, August 19th – Council Bluggs – River Riot**

Saturday, August 20th – Columbia, MO – Blue Note* (also w/ Killswitch Engage)

Friday September 9th- The Cotillion- Wichita, KS **

Saturday September 10th- High Elevation Festival- Denver, CO **

Sunday September 11th- Shamrocks Pub & Grill- Omahha, NE **

Tuesday September 13th- The Intersection-Grand Rapids, MI **

Wednesday September 14th- The Machine Shop-Flint, MI **

Thursday September 15th- House of Blues- Cleveland, OH **

Saturday, September 17th – Revolution Rock Festival – Mashantucket, CT

September 18th – Chester, PA – Rock Allegiance Festival

Monday September 19th- Saint Vitus- Brooklyn, NY – album release show

Tuesday September 20th- Lincoln Theatre-Raleigh, NC **

Wednesday September 21st- Amo’s Southend- Charlotte, NC **

Friday September 23rd- Click’s- Tyler, TX **

Saturday September 24th- Open Air Festival- Houston, TX **

Sunday September 25th- House of Blues- New Orleans, LA **

Tuesday September 27th-Track 29- Chattanooga, TN **

Wednesday September 28th- Pop’s- Sauget, IL **

Friday September 30th- THe Sandlot Entertainment Complex- Greenbay, WI w/ Wilson

October 1st & 2nd – Louisville, KY – Louder Than Life Festival

Wednesday October 19th- Boxen- Herning, Denmark ^

Thursday October 20th- Malmo Arena- Malmo, Sweden ^

Friday October 21st- Scandinavium- Goteborg, Sweden ^

Saturday October 22nd-Ericson Globe Arena- Stockholm, Sweden^

Monday October 24th- Hartwall Arena-Helsinki, Finland ^

Wednesday October 26th- Oslo Spektrum- Oslo, Norway ^

Thursday October 27th- Forum Copenhagen- Frederiksberg, Denmark ^

Saturday October 29th- Mercedes-Benz Arena- Berlin, Germany ^

Friday, October 28 – Berlin, Germany @ Mercedes Benz Arena***

Monday, October 31 – Munich, Germany @ Olynphiahalle***

Tuesday, November 1 – Linz, Austria @ Tipps Arena***

Wednesday, November 2 – Vienna, Austria @ Stadhalle***

Friday, November 4 – Innsbruk, Austria @ Olympiagalle***

Saturday, November 5 – Vernier, Switzerland @ Arena***

Monday, November 7 – Stuttgart, Germnay @ Schleyerhalle***

Tuesday, November 8 – Zurich, Switzerland @ Hallenstadion***

Wednesday, November 9 – Koln, Germany @ LANXESS Arena***

Thursday, November 10 – Frankfurt, Germany @ Festhalle***

Saturday, November 12 – Leipzig, germany @ Arena***

Sunday, November 13 – Oberhausen, Germany @ Koenig-Pilsner Arena***

Monday, November 14 – Forest, Belgium @ Forest National***

Tuesday, November 15 – Amsterdam Zuidoost, Netherlands @ Ziggo Dome***

January 16th – 20th – Shipwrecked 2017

^ with Volbeat

*** with Sevendust

About RJ Frometa

Head Honcho, Editor in Chief and writer here on VENTS. I don't like walking on the beach, but I love playing the guitar and geeking out about music. I am also a movie maniac and 6 hours sleeper.

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