Year of the Cobra signs with Prophecy Productions | US Summer Tour

Prophecy Productions announces the signing of heavyweight stoner doom duo, Year of the Cobra.

“We are really excited about signing with Prophecy. We like how Prophecy has a wide range of bands and musical styles on their roster and we feel that we fit in well. Plus, the releases that Prophecy puts out are true pieces of art. We believe this will be an excellent match.”- Amy & Jon (Year of the Cobra)

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Formed in 2015, Seattle’s Year of the Cobra became a rapidly ascending, radiant star in the horizon of the doom/stoner-scene for a reason: This powerhouse duo, consisting of Amy Tung Barrysmith (vocals/ bass) and Jon Barrysmith (drums), use their limitation in instrumentation to their advantage. Leaving space for every instrument to breathe and to shine, they create a vast, larger than life sound aesthetic. Their songs drift relentlessly from classic epic doom laments into oppressive heavy riff architecture; from catchy, almost upbeat rock moments into transfiguring psychedelia.

In 2016, just a year and one EP into their career, Year of the Cobra released their full-length debut, …in the Shadows Below. Using the natural, three-dimensional and massively heavy production of Billy Anderson (Neurosis, Sleep) they present themselves as an unbelievably mature and confident band who knows exactly what they want. Following their sophomore EP Burn Your Dead, they had successful tours of Europe and the US, playing a number of well-known festivals along the way, including Psycho Las Vegas, Freak Valley Festival, and Stoned Meadow of Doom. They are currently working on new material for their 2019 follow-up full length with legendary engineer/producer Jack Endino (Nirvana, Tad, Soundgarden), and are confirmed to play the inaugural Prophecy Fest USA, taking place this November at Brooklyn’s Knitting Factory.

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Year of the Cobra US Tour Dates

July 27th – Seattle, WA – Funhouse

July 31st – Sacramento, CA – Blue Lamp

Aug. 1st – San Francisco, CA – Elbo Room

Aug. 2nd – San Jose, CA – The Caravan

Aug. 3rd – Santa Cruz, CA – Blue Lagoon

Aug. 4th – Los Angeles, CA – Five Star Bar

Aug. 5th – Las Vegas, NV – Beauty Bar

Aug. 6th – Albuquerque, NM – The Launchpad

Aug. 7th – Denver, CO – Bar Bar

Aug. 8th – Kansas City, MO – Riot Room

Aug. 9th – St. Louis, MO – Fubar

Aug. 10th – Chicago, IL – Reggie’s

Aug. 11th – Springfield, MO – Outland Ballroom

Aug. 12th – Omaha, NE – Smod Fest

Aug. 13th – Bozeman, MT – Zebra Lounge

Aug. 14th – Spokane, WA – The Observatory

You can follow Year of the Cobra on Facebook & Instagram, as well as reach their Bandcamp thru the links below.

Watch their video for “The Seige” here

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