Darkest Hour Shares New Track, “Those Who Survived”; U.S. Tour Begins Friday

Photo credit: Pete Duvall
Darkest Hour shares “Those Who Survived:” https://youtu.be/a2xbPX7ml1c, a new track from their upcoming, ninth album, Godless Prophets & The Migrant Flora (10 March, Southern Lord Recordings).
Pre-orders for the 12-song album are available now with physical bundles available via Southern Lord’s web store (http://southernlord.com/bands/view/darkest-hour) and digital downloads, which include a download of “Knife in the Safe Room” (https://youtu.be/msZDL0mOzH0) and “Timeless Numbers” (https://youtu.be/HYCqIbvl880), available via Bandcamp (https://darkesthoursl.bandcamp.com/), iTunes (http://apple.co/2hpwKmE) and Apple Music (http://apple.co/2hSRIqX).
The band talks about the new album, crowd funding, working with producer Kurt Ballou (High on Fire, Nails, Converge) and the partnership with Southern Lord in an ongoing series of podcasts and webisodes, with the latest webisode viewable here: https://youtu.be/WnA0VPn26No. The band’s podcast, dubbed Darkest Hour Radio, is available here: http://dhradio.libsyn.com/ and http://apple.co/2htDn5v.
In honor of Darkest Hour’s 20th anniversary and the release of the new studio album, the band teamed up with DC’s own DC Brau Brewing Company for a collaboration they’ve titled SAVOR THE SWILL, a German-style Helles lager, which is available at the DC Brau Brewing Company Tasting Room and will be available at the kick-off of the band’s national tour this Friday at the Black Cat.
The Godless Prophets & The Migrant Flora tour, presented by Metal Sucks:

February 17  Washington, D.C. Black Cat
February 18  Pittsburgh, PA  Diesel
February 19  Cleveland, OH  The Agora Theater
February 21  New York, NY  Saint Vitus
February 22  Hamtramck, MI  New Dodge Tavern
February 23  Chicago, IL  Reggie’s
February 24  Milwaukee, WI  The Metal Grill
February 25  Minneapolis, MN  Cabooze
February 26  Kansas City, MO  The Riot Room
February 28  Denver, CO  Marquis Theater
March 1  Salt Lake City, UT  Metro Bar
March 2  Las Vegas, NV  Beauty Bar
March 4  Reno, NV  Jub Jub’s
March 5  Portland, OR  Analog Cafe
March 6  Seattle, WA  Studio Seven
March 8  San Francisco, CA  DNA Lounge
March 9  Sacramento, CA  Colonial Theater
March 10  Los Angeles, CA  The Regent
March 11  San Diego, CA  Brick By Brick
March 12  Phoenix, AZ  Club Red
March 13  Tucson, AZ  Club XS
March 14  Albuquerque, NM  The Compound 2
March 15  Lubbock, TX  Backstage
March 16  Austin, TX  Grizzly Hall
March 17  Houston, TX  White Oak
March 18  San Antonio, TX  Korova
March 19  Dallas, TX  Gas Monkey Bar & Grill
March 21  Cincinnati, OH  Northside Yacht Club
Ringworm and Rivers of Nihil open on all dates (except D.C.), Rotten Sound open Feb. 17 to March 4, Tombs open March 5 to March 21.
European tour dates:
April 16  Linz, Austria  Posthof
April 17  Graz, Austria  Orpheum
April 18  Budapest, Hungary
April 20  Bucharest, Romania
April 21  Sofia, Bulgaria  Maimunarnika
April 22  Thessaloniki, Greece  Principal Club Theatre
April 23  Athina, Greece  Piraeus Academy
April 25  Barcelona, Spain  Razzmatazz
April 27  Madrid, Spain  La Rivier
April 28  Bordeaux, France  IBoat
April 29  Dunkerque, France  Les 4 Ecluses
April 30  Birmingham, UK  The Flapper
May 1  Cardiff, UK  Clwb Ifor Bach
May 2  London, UK  Underworld
May 3  Koln, Germany  Underground
May 4  Haarlem, Netherlands  Patronaat
May 5  Aarschot, Belgium  De Klinker
May 6  Hamburg, Germany  Hafenrock Festival
May 7  Copenhagen, Denmark  Beta
May 8  Berlin, Germany  Cassiopeia
May 9  Warsaw, Poland  Poglos
May 10  Prague, Czech Republic  008
May 11  Leipzig, Germany  Conne Island
May 12  Munchen, Germany  Feierwerk
May 13  Wien, Austria  Viper Room
Parkway Drive open April 16 to 27 with the exception of Budapest
Venom Prison open April 28 to May 13 with the exception of Hafenrock Festival

Darkest Hour is John Henry (vocals), Mike Schleibaum (guitar), Mike Carrigan (guitar), Travis Orbin (drums) and Aaron Deal (bass).
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