Baroness readies Purple, announces tour dates (2015, 2016)

Baroness’ highly-anticipated new album, Purple (Abraxan Hymns), will be released tomorrow.
As Baroness wrap up a three-week trek of sold out, intimate club performances, the band has announced an extensive European tour, kicking off on Feb. 24 at the Engine Room in Southampton, UK; the same city Baroness was driving towards the day of their now infamous 2012 bus accident. Tickets for all European shows are on sale now via
December 18  Baltimore, MD  Metro Gallery  SOLD OUT
December 19  Manayunk, PA  Main Street Music In-Store Appearance
December 19  Philadelphia, PA  Johnny Brenda’s  SOLD OUT
December 20  Brooklyn, NY  Rough Trade In-Store Appearance
December 20  Brooklyn, NY  Saint Vitus Bar  SOLD OUT
February 24  Southampton, UK  Engine Room
February 25  Birmingham, UK  02 Institute
February 26  Leeds, UK  Lees University Stylus
February 28  Glasgow, UK  The Garage
February 29  Manchester, UK  02 Ritz
March 1  London, UK  KOKO
March 3  Paris, France  Le Trabendo
March 4  Bilbao, Spain  Bilbao Kafe Antzokia
March 5  Madrid, Spain  Teatro Barcelo (Sound Isidro Fest Special)
March 6  Lisbon, Portugal  Paradise Garage
March 8  Barcelona, Spain  Razmatazz 2
March 9  Lyon, France  Le Transbordeur Club
March 10  Milan, Italy  Magazzini Generali
March 11  Zurich, Switzerland  Mascott
March 12  Vienna, Austria  Flex
March 15  Leipzig, Germany  Conne Island
March 16  Munich, Germany  Backstage Werk
March 17  Prague, Czech Republic  Futurum
March 18  Warsaw, Poland  Proxima
March 20  Berlin, Germany  SO36
March 21  Cologne, Germany  Stollwerck
March 22  Brussels, Belgium  AB Theatre
March 23  Utrecht, Netherlands  Tivoli de Helling
March 26  Hamburg, Germany  Gruenspan
March 27  Malmo, Sweden  KB
March 29  Stockholm, Sweden  Debaser Medis
March 30  Oslo, Norway  Rockefeller
March 31  Copenhagen, Denmark  Vega Small
April 1  Hannover, Germany  Faust
April 2  Wiesbaden, Germany  Alter Schlachthof
April 23  Mexico City, MX  Vive Latino Festival