Dead Cross release surprise new EP and video for My Perfect Prisoner

Dead Cross

Dead Cross have just released a new self-titled EP, Metal Hammer can now exclusively reveal.

The four-track EP (which includes two remixes) is available digitally now, with a 10-inch vinyl version coming on June 29 via Ipecac Records.

Dead Cross have also launched a video for new song My Perfect Prisoner, produced by Eric Livingston, who also created the band's album and EP cover art.

Dead Cross is the project of Dave Lombardo, Mike Patton, Justin Pearson and Michael Crain. They released their debut album last year, which was also self-titled.

The band are touring the European festivals this summer at the following dates:

Dead Cross 2018 tour dates

Jun 2: Barcelona Primavera Sound, ES - BUY TICKETS
Jun 3: Nimes This Is Not A Love Song Festival, FR - BUY TICKETS
Jun 5: Bologna Estragon, IT - BUY TICKETS
Jun 6: Milan Alcatraz, IT - BUY TICKETS
Jun 7: Interlaken Greenfield Festival, CH - BUY TICKETS
Jun 10: Donington Download Festival, UK - BUY TICKETS
Jun 12: Esch-Sur-Alzette Rockhal, LU - BUY TICKETS
Jun 13: Munich Backstage Werk, DE - BUY TICKETS
Jun 14: Nickelsdorf Novarock, AT - BUY TICKETS
Jun 16: Cologne Gloria Theater, DE - BUY TICKETS
Jun 17: Paris Download Paris, FR - BUY TICKETS
Jun 19: Lausanne Les Docks, CH - BUY TICKETS
Jun 20: Cognac Les Abattoirs, FR - BUY TICKETS
Jun 22: Vitoria Azkena Rock Festival, ES - BUY TICKETS
Jun 23: Clisson Hellfest, FR - BUY TICKETS
Jun 24: Dessel Graspop, BE - BUY TICKETS
Jun 26: Eindhoven Effenaar, NE - BUY TICKETS
Jun 27: Hamburg Markthalle, DE - BUY TICKETS
Jun 29: Helsinki Tuska Metal Festival, FI - BUY TICKETS
Jul 3: Berlin SO 36, DE - BUY TICKETS
Jul 4: Gydnia Open’er Festival, PO - BUY TICKETS
Jul 6: Roskilde Roskilde, DK - BUY TICKETS
Jul 8: Belfort Eurokeenes Festival, FR - BUY TICKETS
Jul 10: Amsterdam Melkweg, NE - BUY TICKETS
Jul 12: Dour Dour Festival, BE - BUY TICKETS

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