THE HIP PRIESTS have unveiled another new video ahead of their Irish tour dates.
'Just To Get By' is the third single to be lifted from the Nottingham action rockers' forthcoming fifth album Roden House Blues, their first for Swedish label, The Sign.
“Every day can be a struggle and happiness really is an inside job," they say about the song. "None of us are perfect. Every day we’re pitted against each other and ourselves by a world that increasingly looks like a dumpster fire that wants to incinerate us. What can we do to just get by? Perhaps just trying to improve, rise above and be a better person is an act of revenge nowadays. A number one single in an alternate universe with a guitar riff of such hook and beauty it was surely dropped from the Rock heavens.
"We don’t JUST do Nihilism, Negativity, Rage and Revolution you know…” they add.
Set for release on 5 May, Roden House Blues is available to pre-order in various bundles here.
The Hip Priests head out on a tour round Ireland later this month in the company of The Dangerfields, before continuing to Germany and the UK with Lucifer Star Machine, Bitch Queens and Zeke. Full dates are...
Ireland (With The Dangerfields)
Wednesday 22nd Bennigans, Derry
Thursday 23rd Cellar Bar, Galway
Friday 24th Fred Zeppelin’s, Cork
Saturday 25th Hop House, Bangor
Sunday 26th Wild Duck, Dublin
Germany (With Lucifer Star Machine)
Thursday 27th Sonic Ballroom, Cologne
Friday 28th Freakshow, Essen
Saturday 29th Zollkantine, Bremen
Sunday 30th Indra Musikclub, Hamburg
UK (With Bitch Queens)
Thursday 25th The Pipeline, Brighton
Friday 26th Hope And Anchor, London
Saturday 27th Nice And Sleazy, Morecambe
Sunday 28th Old Angel, Notts
UK (With Zeke)
Tuesday 20th Exchange, Bristol
Wednesday 21st Parish, Huddersfield
Thursday 22nd New Cross Inn, London
Thursday 28th Trillians, Newcastle
Friday 29th Bannermans, Edinburgh
Saturday 30th Waterloo, Blackpool