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Electric Wizard Confirm Local UK Shows
Christian Eede , May 26th, 2017 10:06

The band will play a trio of regional shows in August and promise a new album later this year

Electric Wizard will play a trio of shows in the UK this August, with stop-offs planned for Bristol, Newcastle and Nottingham.

The tour will kick off at Bristol's Bierkeller on August 17 and then roll onto Rescue Rooms in Nottingham the following night. The three dates will end at Newcastle's Riverside on August 19. They will be accompanied by special guests Angel Witch on all three shows while Riddles will open.

The band have now also completed work on their ninth studio album, following on from 2014's Time To Die. It's expected to be released later this year, and will arrive via Spinefarm Records and Witchfinder Records as was the case with their previous album. They've tentatively scheduled in an autumn release. You can read our recent feature revisiting the band's Come My Fanatics album .

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