Robert Plant announces new album and autumn tour

Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters take to Glastonbury‘s Pyramid Stage  this Saturday. Following additional summer festivals and headline shows in Europe, Plant and his band will be touring the UK and IE in November.

A new album ‘lullaby and…. The Ceaseless Roar’ is due out on the 8th of September. It will be his first release since 2010’s ‘Band Of Joy’, which hit number 3 in the Official UK chart. Plant’s 2007 collaboration album with Alison Krauss ‘Raising Sand’ won six Grammy Awards, including ‘Album of the Year’.

“It’s really a celebratory record, powerful, gritty, African, Trance meets Zep,” Plant says. Watch the album trailer here:

See all upcoming tour dates. Tickets for the November tour go on sale Friday, June 27th at 9am.