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Wolf Eyes news dump: new member, new album, European tour

A slew of news from the Wolf Eyes camp: Firstly, Mike Connelly has "retired his slot" in the group. John Olson and Nate Young will be joined by Crazy Jim Baljo, who Young says "was the one who first coined the term INZANE and plays and lives accordingly". Young also writes: "The new era of the Wolf sound is tight simplified steady slow burning electronics/guitar/tapes/reeds unheard before in the canon of the band."

The group also have a new album on the way, titled No Answer, which will be packaged as a series of four 7" singles, then compiled as a CD/vinyl release later in the year. No Answer will be released in the US on John Olson's American Tapes, with a label yet to be announced for the rest of the world.

Wolf Eyes will also be touring Europe in April (dates to be announced), where there'll also be sets by Stare Case, Nate Young's Regression project, John Olson's Henry & Hazel Slaughter, plus performances with Richard Pinhas.