Today CVLT Nation has premiered Pig Destroyer frontman JR Hayes’ short story¬†The Atheist¬†on their site. Check it out exclusively¬†here.
Pig Destroyer¬†released their fifth studio album¬†Book Burner¬†this past October.¬†¬†Book Burner¬†is available on multiple formats including CD, Deluxe 2xCD, LP, Deluxe 2xLP, Cassette and Digital.
The deluxe editions each contain a bonus disc of punk covers and a short story, titled¬†The Atheist, penned by frontman JR Hayes. ¬†The Atheist¬†is a post-apocalyptic tale about a decaying world taken over by the violence of religion that showcases the renowned lyricists’ unsurpassed style for the first time as prose. ¬†The deluxe 2xLP also contains an etched b-side featuring artwork by Wormrot frontman Arif Rot.¬†¬†All of the editions are available for order via Relapse Records¬†here¬†and iTunes here.
Book Burner¬†can be heard in its entirety on¬†Pig Destroyer’s Band Camp Page¬†here.
Pig Destroyer’s new video for “The Diplomat” can be viewed below.
In support of¬†Book Burner,¬†Pig Destroyer¬†have announced a show on December 15th¬†in Miami, FL at Churchill’s Pub.¬†Pig Destroyer¬†will also be making special appearances at various festivals including Decibel Magazine’s 100th¬†Issue Anniversary Show and Maryland Deathfest 2013.
Pig Destroyer Tour Dates:¬†
- Dec 15¬†¬†¬†¬† Miami, FL Churchill’s Pub
- Jan 19¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†Philadelphia, PA¬†¬† Union Transfer w/ Municipal Waste, Repulsion, Tombs¬†¬†¬†¬†Tickets
- May 23 – 26¬†¬†¬† Baltimore, MD¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬† Maryland Deathfest XI