Boss Hog, the New York outfit featuring husband and wife Jon Spencer and Cristina Martinez, have announced that they are to release a new EP.
Brood Star contains four new tracks and will be released on the 1st of July via In the Red.
The band also say that following the EP they will release their fourth full-length record, Brood X, the follow-up to 2000’s Whiteout.
Boss Hog played some reunion shows in 2008, but the new material ends what has effectively been a 16 year hiatus.
You can hear the first track taken from the new EP – “Wichita Grey” – below.
Boss Hog have also confirmed the following live shows taking place in July:
Jul 11th: Seattle, WA, The Crocodile
Jul 12th: Portland, OR, Doug Fir Lounge
Jul 13th: Eugene, OR, HiFi Music Hall Lounge
Jul 14th: San Francisco, CA, Slim’s
Jul 15th: Los Angeles, CA, Echoplex (In the Red 25th anniversary show)
Jul 16th: San Diego, CA, Casbah