"some music was meant to stay underground..."

Devin Townsend Project Posts Live "Planet Of The Apes" Video

Renowned multi-instrumentalist Devin Townsend has now released his new DVD box-set, "By A Thread - Live in London 2011," via HevyDevy Records / InsideOut Music. To give fans yet another glimpse of the box-set's contents, the Devin Townsend Project has premiered a video clip of "Planet Of The Apes" (taken from the "Deconstruction" performance) on Metalhammer.de here. You can also check out the clip below.

A previously posted video from the DVD is available here. "By A Thread - Live in London 2011" contains a 4-DVD set with footage from the unique, sold-out UK shows from last fall where Devin performed all four DTP albums (Ki, Addicted, Ghost, Deconstruction), along with a 5-CD set with the four DTP albums and one disc of encores. In addition to the 4 DVDs and 5 CDs, the deluxe edition of "By A Thread - Live in London 2011" also includes an exclusive 7" with take 2 of the track "Coast" (Devin's hand-drawn etching is on the B-side), plus an autographed and numbered collector's certificate of authenticity.

This September, DTP and Katatonia will team-up for the "Epic Kings & Idols Tour," a co-headlining North American run featuring Paradise Lost as direct support and Stolen Babies as openers. Dates for the "Epic Kings & Idols Tour" are below, so check to see when Hevy Devy will be coming to a city near you.

Sept. 4--Seattle, WA--Studio 7
Sept. 5--Vancouver, BC--Commodore
Sept. 7--San Francisco, CA--Great American Music Hall
Sept. 8--Los Angeles, CA--El Rey Theater
Sept. 9--Phoenix, AZ--Marquee Theater
Sept. 11--Houston, TX--Warehouse Live Studio
Sept. 12--Dallas, TX--Trees
Sept. 13--Lawrence, KS--Granada
Sept. 14--Denver, CO--Summit
Sept. 16--Minneapolis, MN--Station 4
Sept. 17--Chicago, IL--Bottom Lounge
Sept. 18--Pittsburgh, PA--Mr. Smalls
Sept. 19--Toronto, ON--Opera House
Sept. 20--Montreal, QC--Cafe Campus
Sept. 21--Worcester, MA--Palladium
Sept. 22--Philadelphia, PA--TLA
Sept. 23--New York, NY--Irving Plaza
Sept. 24--Baltimore, MD--Rams Head Live

What's Next?

Please share this article if you found it interesting.

You can get related band news and info in the sidebar and on the respective band pages.


1 Comment on "Devin Townsend Project Posts Live Clip"

Post your comments and discuss the article below! (no login required)

Drum_Junkie's avatar

Member

1. Drum_Junkie writes:

That was just BAD. ASS.

This just proves what an unhinged master Devy is.
Heavy, Funny, Beautiful, Melodic... all in the same song. There is so much going on seeing it live really opens your
eyes to the multiple layers weaving through it.

And Dirk is a monster behind the kit. Just jawdropping.

# Jun 26, 2012 @ 2:29 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address

To minimize comment spam/abuse, you cannot post comments on articles over a month old. Please check the sidebar to the right or the related band pages for recent related news articles.