“Eat The Elephant”- A Perfect Circle Next Album Details, First Single “TalkTalk” Releases

Posted by February 6, 2018 Comment

It’s been 14 years since the last A Perfect Circle album release, and boyhowdy is it time for a new one.  Because Maynard James Keenan is awesome and wants his fans to….well it IS Maynard, so there’s no telling what he actually wants…we’re happy to report that “Eat The Elephant” has an official release date.

The cover art for “Eat The Elephant”

This will be the band’s 4th studio album will release on April 20th 2018.  The 12 tracked album is available for pre order now, and will include instant downloads of songs “Disillusioned”, “The Doomed”, and the released single from today, “TalkTalk”.

The band for this album consists of Keenan along with guitarist Billy Howerdel, guitarist James Iha of Smashing Pumpkins, drummer Jeff Friedl of Puscifer and The Beta Machine, and bassist Matt McJunkins of Eagles of Death Metal and The Beta Machine.


Eat the Elephant
 Tracklist:

01. Eat the Elephant
02. Disillusioned
03. Contrarian
04. The Doomed
05. So Long, And Thanks For All the Fish
06. TalkTalk
07. By and Down the River
08. Delicious
09. DLB
10. Hourglass
11. Feathers
12. Get the Lead Out

Here’s the first full track off the album that was released earlier today, “TalkTalk”:

APC is also launching a tour to coincide with the album’s release, even though it does start 4 days before the new tunes hit, which is a little weird.  You can check out the tour dates below, and grab tix here.

A Perfect Circle 2018 Tour Dates:
04/14 – Tuscon, AZ @ Veterans Memorial Stadium
04/15 – Indio, CA @ Coachella Music Festival
04/17 – Santa Barbara, CA @ Arlington Theatre
04/18 – San Jose, CA @ San Jose State University Events Center
04/20 – Las Vegas, NV @ Las Rageous Music Festival
04/22 – Indio, CA @ Coachella Music Festival
05/12 – Somerset, WI @ Northern Invasion
05/15 – Omaha, NE @ Baxter Arena
05/16 – Columbia, MO @ Mizzou Arena
05/18 – Columbus, OH @ Rock on the Range
05/22 – Birmingham, AL @ Legacy Arena at the BJCC
05/25 – Pryor, OK @ Rocklahoma
05/26 – Dallas, TX @ BFD at Starplex Pavilion
06/01 – Nürburgring, DE @ Rock Am Ring
06/02 – Nuremberg, DE @ Rock Im Park
06/05 – Stockholm, SE @ Fryshuset
06/06 – Oslo, NO @ Spektrum
06/08 – Aarhus, DK @ Northridge Festival
06/09 – Helsinki, FL @ Sideways Festival
06/12 – Manchester, UK @ O2 Apollo Manchester
06/13 – London, UK @ O2 Academy Brixton
06/14 – London, UK @ O2 Academy Brixton
06/17 – Berlin, DE @ Zitadelle
06/20 – Zurich, CH @ Halle 622
06/23 – Esch-Sur-Aizette, LU @ Rockhal
06/24 – Dessel, BE @ Graspop
06/26 – Paris, FR @ Olympia
06/28 – Madrid, ES @ Download Festival Madrid
06/29 – Barcelona, ES @ Be Prog! My Friend Festival
07/01 – Verona, IT @ Rock The Castle

(Last Updated February 6, 2018 12:27 am )