A Perfect Circle will release Eat The Elephant, the band’s fourth full-length album and first since 2004’s eMOTIVe, on April 20 via BMG.
The album arrives following years of anticipation and speculation, which reached a fever pitch as the outfi t helmed by Maynard James Keenan and Billy Howerdel launched their Fall 2017 tour with the release of “The Doomed.” The band then ushered in the new year with the debut of the contemplative song, “Disillusioned.” The latest song to be unveiled is fi rst offi cial single “TalkTalk” which is at radio now.
The 12-song album, which was co-produced by Dave Sardy (Autolux, Slayer), is being released in multiple formats including digital, CD and double gatefold 180 gram vinyl. In advance of Record Store Day, a limited-edition independent retail exclusive version of the LP on white 180 gram vinyl with alternate cover will also be available. News of the album’s release arrives as the band announces a Spring tour, with several festival performances, including Coachella, Las Rageous, Northern Invasion, Rock on the Range and Rocklahoma having been previously announced.
A Perfect Circle’s current line-up is Maynard James Keenan (Tool, Puscifer), Billy Howerdel (Ashes Divide), James Iha (Tinted Windows, Smashing Pumpkins), Jeff Friedl (Puscifer, The Beta Machine) and Matt McJunkins (Eagles of Death Metal, The Beta Machine).
- Eat the Elephant
- The Contrarian
- The Doomed
- So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish
- By and Down the River
- Get the Lead Out