As the release date of their new album draws closer, Chicago’s rockers BIBLE OF THE DEVIL offer a first sample off “For the Love of Thugs and Fools” to their fans.

The Parcher” can be heard at Cruz Del Sur Music’s Bandcamp, complete with lyrics.

“For the Love of Thugs and Fools” will be released 8th of May in US/Canada and 8th of June in Europe on Cruz Del Sur Music. The album will be the first of Cruz Del Sur Music’s releases to be distributed in Germany and other European countries through label’s new partner, Soulfood Music.

Keep in mind that Bible of the Devil have also announced a 14-date U.S. tour in support of their forthcoming release. Another European tour to start next October will be confirmed and announced shortly . For all Americans, make sure to pen down one of these dates on your calendars and get out once again to witness the live power of Bible of the Devil punishing outfit…

“In Raw We Trust” US tour dates are as follows:

May 4th Fri. Madison, WI @ The Frequency

May 5th Sat. Minneapolis, MN @ Hexagon Bar

May 6th Sun. Rapid City, SD @ Budd Ugly’s

May 8th Tues. Omaha, NE @ The Waiting Room

May 9th Wed. Kansas City, MO @ The Riot Room

May 10th Thurs. Wichita, KS @ Barleycorn’s

May 11th Fri. Denver, CO @ 3 Kings Tavern

May 12th Sat. Albuquerque, NM @ Burt’s Tiki Lounge

May 13th Sun. Las Cruces, NM @ The Train Yard (house party)

May 15th Tues. San Antonio, TX @ Nightrocker Live

May 16th Wed. Austin, TX @ Red 7

May 17th Thurs. New Orleans, LA @ Siberia

May 18th Fri. Memphis, TN @ Hi-Tone Cafe

May 19th Sat. Carbondale, IL @ PK’s

And do not miss the BIBLE OF THE DEVIL / SUPERCHRIST ‘Duel’ Album Release show, on  Saturday, April 28th @ ULTRA LOUNGE (2169 N. Milwaukee Ave, Chicago), with openers ZUUL and RAW FLESH EATERS.