The UK’s critically acclaimed blues rock band King King start their UK tour on Friday October 15th at Leeds University Union. The October 2021 tour takes in seven dates including Leeds, Liverpool, Exeter, Bexhill-on-Sea, Wolverhampton, Cambridge and Edinburgh. Special guests on the October 2021 dates is When Rivers Meet who recently won four awards at the UK Blues Awards including “Blues Album of the Year” and “Blues Band of the Year”, plus “Best New Band” at Planet Rock’s The Rocks Awards. King King embark on the second leg of their UK tour from February 10-24th, 2022 with special guests, psychedelic blues rock band The Damn Truth, whose new album ‘Now or Nowhere‘ is produced by the legendary Bob Rock. […]

The Damn Truth – the critically acclaimed Montreal-based four-piece rock band, have announced they will release ‘Tomorrow‘ – an energetic, empowering, adrenalin-pumping, anthemic single on Friday September 17th. The single is accompanied with a spectacular, cutting-edge music video directed by Ariel Levesque and Ben Gelfand at I/O Studio in Montreal. The video is a visual journey through the 60s, 70s, and 90s musical eras; all of which are major influences on the band. The music video will be premiered on YouTube on the same day the new single is released, Friday September 17th. Produced by legendary record producer Bob Rock (Metallica, Aerosmith, […]

Celebrated Montreal rock and roll band The Damn Truth are pleased to announce they will embark on a 13-date UK tour kicking off at the York Grand Opera House on February 10th and finishing at Southampton The 1865 on February 25th, 2022. In addition to supporting King King on various dates, The Damn Truth headline their own concerts including Leek Foxlowe Arts (Feb 13), Leeds Lending Room (Feb 15), Bristol Exchange (Feb 16), and […]

Today, Canadian rock and roll band The Damn Truth have officially released their ground-breaking music video for their current single ‘This Is Who We Are Now‘. The song is taken from the band’s critically acclaimed Bob Rock-produced album ‘Now or Nowhere‘ which is available from http://www.thedamntruth.com and now streaming on Spotify. The gravity-defying video utilises state-of-the-art technology that sees the band performing the single upside down in a […]

Canadian rock and roll band The Damn Truth are pleased to announce their critically acclaimed new album ‘Now or Nowhere‘ is released today via www.thedamntruth.com, and is now streaming on Spotify. To celebrate, the band will perform a virtual album lives stream concert (performed in a church) on June 9, 2021 at 8pm Eastern (1am UK). Tickets for the livestream go on sale at 3pm Eastern (8pm UK) on Friday May 7 via https://lepointdevente.com/billets/evk210609001   The band are special guests on King King’s February 2022 UK Tour. Tickets are available from www.kingking.co.uk. The nine-date tour starts at York’s Grand Opera House on February 10, 2022 and ends at London’s The Electric Ballroom on February 24, 2022.   The Damn Truth’s latest single, ‘This Is Who We Are Now‘ has taken flight in the UK with eight weeks of airplay on Planet Rock and a spot play on BBC Radio 2’s Rock Show with Johnnie Walker. The single also won Tracks of the Week on Classic Rock’s Louder Sound.  The band are also featured in various UK music magazines including Classic Rock, Blues In Britain, RNR, Guitar Techniques, Blues Matters, HRH, MNPR, Powerplay and Fireworks.  The Damn Truth are Lee-La Baum (lead vocals, guitar), Tom Shemer (guitar), PY Letellier (bass) and Dave Traina (drums). Six tracks on the new album‘Now or Nowhere‘ were produced by legendary Grammy Award winning Bob Rock (Metallica, Aerosmith, Motley Crue, Bon Jovi, Bryan Adams, The Cult, The Offspring) at Bryan Adams’ recording studio “The Warehouse” in Vancouver. ‘Now or Nowhere‘ chronicles the band as they navigate life, love, and everything else in a world gone seemingly upside down and sideways during the past year they were unable to finish the album with Bob because of COVID-19 restrictions, the band recorded the remaining three songs with help from Juno Award-winning producer Jean Massicotte (Patrick Watson, The Damn Truth) who mixed “Everything Fades”; and the rest of the mixing was done by Vance Powell (Jack White, Chris Stapleton), Nick DiDia (Bruce Springsteen, Rage Against The Machine), and Mike Plotnikoff (Van Halen, Cranberries, Three Days Grace). It’s worth noting there are three Grammy Award winners on this album (Bob Rock, Vance Powell, and Nick DiDia). The Damn Truth have extensively toured Europe and the USA, opened tours for Z.Z. Top (and partied with Billy Gibbons in his pyjamas), the Sheepdogs, Styx, and Rival Sons.They sold out the legendary Whisky a Go-Go in Los Angeles, sold out the Corona Theatre in their hometown of Montreal, and even had one of their videos featured on the official Janis Joplin Facebook page. It’s a culmination of a lot of blood, sweat and tears that’s come fruition with “Now or Nowhere”. The new album ‘Now or Nowhere‘ is now streaming on Spotify. The band also issued an behind-the-scenes EPK about the making of the album Here. King King February 2022 UK Tour Plus Special Guests: The Damn TruthTickets available from thegigcartel.com & planetrocktickets.co.uk York, Grand Opera House Thursday 10 February 2022 […]

Celebrated Canadian rock and roll band The Damn Truth are pleased to announce they will be special guests on King King’s February 2022 UK Tour. Tickets are available from http://www.kingking.co.uk. The nine-date tour starts at York’s  Grand Opera House on February 10, 2022 and ends at London’s The Electric Ballroom on February 24, 2022. The news follows the news of The Damn Truth’s forthcoming album ‘Now or Nowhere‘, released by Spectra Musique/Sony […]

‘Now or Nowhere‘ is the third album from Montreal’s The Damn Truth, a band that, in many ways, has been hiding in plain sight for the last nine years, slowly bubbling up from the underground on to the radar of a wider audience. The album will be released by Spectra Musique/Sony Music on Friday May 7th. The first single ‘This Is Who We […]