Right now, King King are a band breaking into a swagger.
In another year of quantum leaps, perhaps the main event of 2017 was Exile & Grace, released October 6th. “Exile & Grace is sure to give King King’s set lists a shot in the arm, as the band rolled out on a white-knuckle live itinerary in 2017 that took in summer festivals and European dates, plus their biggest UK tour so far.
Anyone who has caught King King live in recent times will vouch for their ability to conquer any venue. The creative bar might be set sky-high, but in 2017, Exile & Grace raised it, consolidating King King’s status as studio alchemists and turning up the heat whenever they deploy these songs on the stage. “I really believe in this album,” says Alan. “I suppose we were reaching for the light on the last album, and now we’re trying to grab hold of it. This is the next chapter in King King’s journey – and we want to take this band as far as we can!”