Them Crooked Vultures, aka Dave Grohl, Joshua Homme and John Paul Jones, have confirmed November 17 as the release date for their eponymous debut album in the United States and Canada on DGC/Interscope Records. To celebrate the news, the band has put together a special little Halloween treat for those hungry for a little more Vulture, featuring a new song, Gunman:
The self-produced 13-song record will feature first single New Fang as well as the debut of the studio versions of the material Them Crooked Vultures unveiled at their August 9 debut at Chicagos Cabaret Metro and played on a first series of shows throughout a handful of UK and European cities and portions of the eastern US.
The band have also announced the first ever shows in California and the Pacific Northwest. Public onsales start tomorrow, October 31st. You don’t want to miss out, so set your alarm clocks now, slackers. The new west coast dates are:
For further information and the full list of international dates, visit their official site. While you’re there, be sure to sign up for the e-mail list to receive installments of “The Crooked Times,” which include the latest updates, tour dates, merch and the occasional hidden gem. Oh, and you can pre-order the album now on Amazon.com as well.