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Royal Blood Announce New Studio Album

Nearly three years after the release of their self-titled debut album, Royal Blood are finally dropping their sophomore LP.

Due out June 16, How Did We Get So Dark? appears to follow in the footsteps of their debut if the teaser trailer below is any indication.

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How Did We Get So Dark? LP2 June 16th

Mike Kerr and Ben Thatcher will have plenty of opportunities to perform their new material this summer.  The duo is heavily booked on the festival scene in both the United States and Europe.  Their U.S. festival stops include The Governors Ball in New York City, Bonnaroo in Manchester, Tenn., Lollapalooza in Chicago and Outside Lands in San Francisco.

For a complete list of upcoming show, head to


Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock reporter. The first man she ever loved was Jack Daniel.  (True story.)