Posts tagged "king dude"
King Dude Announces 'Fear' LP; Tours with Ghost

King Dude Announces ‘Fear’ LP; Tours with Ghost

Seattle’s King Dude will return with a followup to his lovely Burning Daylight LP com May 6th- it’s called Fear and will drop via his own, newly minted imprint, Not Just Religious Music (the label he launched on that collaboration with Chelsea Wolfe). Watch the first taste of Fear with the video for “Fear is All You...
Video: King Dude- Jesus in the Courtyard

Video: King Dude- Jesus in the Courtyard

We told you about King Dude’s upcoming album, Burning Daylight and we shared photos from a recent stripped-down LA instore the Dude did at Mount Analog (that’s one above) and today, we’ve got a video for new LP standout, “Jesus in the Courtyard” directed by Angel Ceballos. Burning Daylight drops via Dais October 16th. Tour Dates 8/24 – Seattle, WA –...
Photos: King Dude in-store at Mount Analog

Photos: King Dude in-store at Mount Analog

Based on what we’ve heard from TJ Cowgill’s dusty, devil-folk project, King Dude in stunner, “Jesus in the Courtyard,” his upcoming longplayer, Burning Daylight, is bound to be one of this year’s best. While on a brief stop in LA, Cowgill and a guitarist played an in-store gig at Zane (Slow Motion) and Mahssa’s (B Music/Finders Keepers) and...
King Dude's Burning Daylight

King Dude’s Burning Daylight

Seattle’s TJ Cowgill wears a few hats: Owner/operator of clothing label Actual Pain, vocalist for burnt-black metal band Cross (stream their new split here) and leader/vocalist for the dark, pagan-folk project, King Dude. All three entities are worth your attention, but this post- like our last one- is about that underbelly royalty he occupies. King Dude announced...
Photos: King Dude, Dangerous Boys Club, Pure Ground- Los Globos

Photos: King Dude, Dangerous Boys Club, Pure Ground- Los Globos

Writer, Actual Pain owner, musician and hellva nice guy, Seattle’s T.J. Cowgill is also King Dude. An encapsulating, dark folk project, Cowgill and his pair of bandmates played a Slow Motion/Mount Analog/Dais-booked night this past Wednesday at Los Globos. Support came from Dangerous Boys Club and Hive Mind / Brotman & Short-related act, Pure Ground.  A...
As Above, So Below: A Visit to Actual Pain

As Above, So Below: A Visit to Actual Pain

Formed six years ago by designer/musician/writer TJ Cowgill, clothing label Actual Pain has breached the clogged world of always-borrowed, nostalgic-heavy tee shirt designs to establish itself as a nimble, yet forceful player headed forward not only because of their aesthetically pleasing, symbol-heavy creations, but with their sought-after smattering of religious, philosophical and occult imagery into something simple...