The self-titled debut album by Pink Cigs was released on January 10, 2020. The album was recorded in 16 hours at the 1in12 club in Bradford, UK. It was produced by Bri Doom, who has also worked with bands such as Truckfighters and Fuzz. The album was released on Heavy Psych Sounds Records.
The album's sound has been described as a mix of 1970s heavy metal and hard rock, with influences such as Black Sabbath, Deep Purple, Led Zeppelin and Blue Öyster Cult. Their music is characterized by its heavy riffs, driving rhythms and soaring vocals.
The album received positive reviews from critics. Loudwire called it "a must-have for fans of classic rock and heavy metal." Metal Hammer said that the album "is a breath of fresh air in a world of overproduced, over-polished music."
The album was a commercial success, reaching number 1 on the UK Rock & Metal Albums Chart. It also charted in several other countries, including Germany, France, and the Netherlands.
The album was supported by a tour of the UK and Europe. The band has also played at several major festivals, including Download Festival and Hellfest.
The self-titled debut album by Pink Cigs is a strong and confident debut that shows the band has a bright future ahead of them. The album is a must-have for fans of classic rock and heavy metal.
|Sub-Genre: Hard / Punk / Proto-metal.|
|Catalog No: HPS-157.|