Ugly Kid Joe release video for single “That Ain’t Livin'” from upcoming album ‘Rad Wings of Destiny’
Ugly Kid Joe consisting of lead vocalist Whitfield Crane, guitarists Klaus Eichstadt and Dave Fortman, bassist Crodell Crockett and drummer Zac Morris have unveiled a video for their new single ‘That Ain’t Livin'” from their upcoming new album Rad Wings of Destiny, which will be available via Metalville Records on October 21, 2022.
Ugly Kid Joe‘s discography consists of As Ugly As They Wanna Be (EP) (1991), America’s Least Wanted (1992), Menace To Sobriety (1995), Motel California (1996), Stairway To Hell (EP) (2012) and Uglier Than They Used Ta Be (2015).
Metalville Records‘ press release indicates in part (with slight edits):
“Today, the notorious Ugly Kid Joe release the single and video for “That Ain’t Livin’,” the band’s first first new music in seven years, with an album to follow.
“That Ain’t Livin'” is the first single to be taken from Ugly Kid Joe‘s forthcoming album Rad Wings of Destiny, which is due for release on October 21st via Metalville Records. The album will see the band teaming up with producer Mark Dodson – who was behind the desk for the band’s debut album release, America’s Least Wanted, which celebrates its 30th anniversary this year.
“‘That Ain’t Livin” is a tip of the hat to old-school AC/DC Powerage rock ‘n’ roll,” comments Ugly Kid Joe frontman Whitfield Crane.
The track features Shannon Larkin, Dave Fortman, Klaus Eichstadt, Cordell Crockett, and Whitfield Crane with a guest appearance from Yellowcake guitarist JJ Curran.
Ugly Kid Joe return to Europe this summer for a slew of Festival appearances throughout June and July including Hellfest, Copenhell, and Graspop; dates follow below.
The track is released on June 10th on all streaming services.”
15.06. Copenhagen, Denmark – Copenhell
17.06. Hinwil, Switzerland – Rock the Ring
18.06. Dessel, Belgium – Graspop Metal Meeting
19.06. Hamburg, Germany -Knust
21.06. Prague, Czech – Futurum Music Bar
22.06. Essen, Germany – Turock
23.06. Köln, Germany – Gebäude 9
24.06. Namur, Belgium – Coco Grill
26.06. Clisson, France – Hellfest
13.07. Katowice, Poland – Metal Hammer Festival
17.07. Midalidare, Bulgaria – Midalidare Rock