Blues Funeral is the new Mark Lanegan Band record, the first since 2004's Bubblegum.

Recorded in Hollywood by Alain Johannes at his 11ad studio, the record featuring collaborations with Johannes and Jack Irons and appearances from Greg Dulli, Josh Homme et al. Blues Funeral will be available digitally and on CD and LP on February 6th, 2012 via 4AD.

As well as the new record the band will tour Europe next year with the following dates:

February

  • 28th - GRONINGEN, NL - Oosterpoort
  • 29th - AMSTERDAM, NL - Paradiso

March

  • 1st - EINDHOVEN, NL - Effenaar
  • 2nd - ANTWERP, BE - Trix
  • 4th - BRISTOL, UK - Academy
  • 5th - MANCHESTER, UK - Academy 2
  • 7th - DUBLIN, IE - Academy
  • 8th - BELFAST, NI - Mandela Hall
  • 9th - GLASGOW, UK - ABC
  • 10th - LEEDS, UK - Cockpit
  • 12th - BIRMINGHAM, UK - Library
  • 13th - LONDON, UK - Shepherds Bush Empire
  • 14th - COLOGNE, DE - Gloria
  • 15th - HAMBURG, DE - Gruenspan
  • 17th - COPENHAGEN, DK - Amager Bio
  • 18th - BERLIN, DE - Columbia Club
  • 19th - WARSAW, PL - Proxima
  • 20th - PRAGUE, CZ - Lucerna Music Hall
  • 22nd - VIENNA, AT - Arena
  • 24th - BOLOGNA, IT - Estragon
  • 25th - MILAN, IT - Alcatraz
  • 27th - BILBAO, ES - Kafé Antzokia
  • 28th - SANTIAGO, ES - Sala Capitol
  • 30th - PORTO, PT - Hard Club
  • 31st - LISBON, PT - TMN ao Vivo

April

  • 1st - MADRID, ES - Sala Kapital
  • 2nd - BARCELONA, ES - Sala Bikini