Pig Destroyer have just announced a new EP. On August 28 the band will release The Octagonal Stairway via Relapse. It features six new tracks of grindcore, harsh noise and “industrial swagger,” per a press release, and also features an appearances from Iggor Cavalera of Sepultura and The Cavalera Conspiracy. The first clip they’ve released from the new set is “The Cavalry,” which features fan-submitted footage from the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic—including lots of people shredding in masks, their cats and their Pig Destroyer merch. Check it out below.
The Octagonal Stairway follows 2018’s Head Cage.
Pig Destroyer The Octagonal Stairway EP tracklist:
The Octagonal Stairway
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