Here’s a taste of the new album ahead of Andy’s review on Tuesday

Legendary Prog group Spock’s Beard are pleased the reveal the new lyric video for “Bennett Built a Time Machine” from their upcoming 12th studio album ‘The Oblivion Particle’.  The new album is set for release on August 21st, 2015.

“Bennett…” is the first studio song to feature drummer Jimmy Keegan on lead vocals, and is also the song which the album cover is based on.

The band also recently announced European tour dates in support of the album. They’ll be joined by young UK act Synaesthesia and Hungarian band Special Providence.

The full list of dates are as follows:

16.09 – Spirit of 66, Verviers, Belgium

17.09 – De Boerderij, Zoetermeer, Netherlands

18.09 – Framus & Warwick Music Hall, Markneukirchen, Germany

19.09 – Progresja, Warschau, Poland

20.09 – Metro Club, Brno, Czech Republic

21.09 – Ship A38, Budapest, Hungary

23.09 – Legend, Milan, Italy

24.09 – Kantine, Augsburg, Germany

25.09 – Sudhaus, Tübingen, Germany

26.09 – Alte Seilerei, Mannheim, Germany

27.09 – Essigfabrik, Köln, Germany

29.09 – Rescue Rooms, Nottingham, UK

30.09 – Assembly, Leamington Spa, UK

1.10 – The Classic Grand, Glasgow, UK

2.10 – O2 Academy Islington, London, UK

3.10 – Club Academy, Manchester, UK