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BLACK LABEL SOCIETY’S GRIMMEST HITS IS
THE #1 HARD MUSIC ALBUM IN THE COUNTRY
#1 ALBUM ON BILLBOARD INDEPENDENT CHART
#1 ALBUM AT BEST BUY WEEK OF RELEASE
#2 ALBUM ON THE BILLBOARD ROCK CHART
#4 ALBUM ON THE BILLBOARD CURRENTS CHART
BEST SELLING RECORD SINCE ORDER OF THE BLACK
“ROOM OF NIGHTMARES” VIDEO HITS 1 MILLION VIEWS
2018 TOUR DATES PRESENTED BY THE NOISE ON SALE NOW
CORROSION OF CONFORMITY TO SUPPORT, WITH
RED FANG / EYEHATEGOD ON SELECT DATES
ALL NEW LP GRIMMEST HITS OUT NOW
“If you’re after riffs you can milk for days, then Grimmest Hits is a Wisconsin purebred prize dairy cow.” LOUDWIRE
“…A well-rounded masterclass in heaviness.” KKKK’s – KERRANG!
“Black Label Society smooshes doom and blues together with a full salute.” 8/10 BLABBERMOUTH
“Zakk is back!” CLASSIC ROCK
January 29, 2018 — Black Label Society, led by iconic American guitarist Zakk Wylde, has soared into the charts with their new LP out today via Entertainment One, Grimmest Hits. The LP has landed at #4 on the Billboard Current Charts, the highest charting LP since Order Of The Back released back in 2009.
Grimmest Hits reached #1 on the Billboard Hard Music, #1 Independent, and #2 Rock Charts. The LP was also the #1 selling album at Best Buy for the week of its release, beating out Grammy nominated, Fall Out Boy by a considerable margin.
Upon its release last Friday, Grimmest Hits landed at #1 spot on iTunes Top Rock Albums Chart and #7 on the Overall Top Albums Chart
Black Label Society is in the middle of a hefty batch of North American tour dates spanning coast to coast in support of the all-new LP. Support is supplied by legends CORROSION OF CONFORMITY on all dates. Select tour dates will see support from EYEHATEGOD and RED FANG.
1/29: Silver Spring, MD @ The Fillmore Silver Spring
1/31: New York, NY @ PlayStation Theater
2/01: Worcester, MA @ The Palladium
2/02: Portland, ME @ Aura
2/03: Philadelphia, PA @ Electric Factory
2/05: Buffalo, NY @ Town Ballroom
2/06: Akron, OH @ The Goodyear Theater at East End
2/07: Pittsburgh, PA @ Stage AE
2/08: Milwaukee, WI @ Eagles Ballroom Club Stage
2/09: St. Paul, MN @ Myth Live
2/11: Saskatoon, SK @ O’Brians Event Centre
2/12: Edmonton, AB @ The Ranch Roadhouse
2/14: Vancouver, BC @ Commodore Ballroom
2/16: Grande Prairie, AB @ Bowes Event Center at Revolution Place
2/17: Calgary, AB @ MacEwan Hall
2/19: Seattle, WA @ Showbox SoDo
2/20: Portland, OR @ Roseland Theater
2/21: Sacramento, CA @ Ace of Spades
2/23: Las Vegas, NV @ House of Blues
2/24: Tempe, AZ @ The Marquee
2/25: Albuquerque, NM @ Sunshine Theater
2/27: Los Angeles, CA @ The Fonda Theatre
Jan 26 – Feb 9
Feb 11 – Feb 27
Black Label Society released their tenth full length titled Grimmest Hits today, January 19, 2018, via Entertainment One. The new effort is the highly anticipated follow up to Billboard Top 5 charting titles Catacombs of the Black Vatican (2014) and Order of the Black (2010). In-between then and now, Zakk Wylde released Book of Shadows II, the long awaited follow up from his 1996 solo debut of the same name, which debuted at #18 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart.
Wylde, now reunited with Ozzy Osbourne after an eight-year break, has played a handful of dates with whom he refers to as “the boss,” with no signs of slowing down. The reunion kicked off over the summer with a highlighted performance at CHICAGO OPEN AIR with high profile festivals like LOUDER THAN LIFE and OZZFEST MEETS KNOTFEST on deck to close out the year.
One part invading horde and all parts traveling carnival party, Black Label Society traverses the world powered by caffeine and cacophony. BLS engages and inspires audiences everywhere they go, on every radio dial they burn, inviting all comers to join in and participate in their brotherhood and sisterhood of hard rock and vigor.
Now ten studio albums deep, with solo records, Ozzy shows, and Zakk Sabbath tours all kicking ass simultaneously, Black Label Society rides ever forward, fist held high.
1. Trampled Down Below
2. Seasons Of Falter
3. The Betrayal
4. All That Once Shined
5. The Only Words
6. Room Of Nightmares
7. A Love Unreal
9. The Day That Heaven Had Gone Away
10. Illusions Of Peace
11. Bury Your Sorrow
12. Nothing Left To Say
BLACK LABEL SOCIETY is:
Zakk Wylde – Vocals/Guitar
John DeServio – Bass
Dario Lorina – Guitar
Jeff Fabb – Drums