New Orleans sludge metal masters Crowbar have lined up a 10-date UK tour in March in the wake of rave reviews of their 11th studio album The Serpent Only Lies – released last October.

“We are super excited to announce our upcoming UK tour in support of our new record,”said frontman Kirk Windstein. “The UK has always been great to us and it’s been too long…Get ready, Crowbar is bringing the heavy!!!”

March 2017 dates include:

16        BIRMINGHAM Institute 2

17         SHEFFIELD The Plug

18        GLASGOW King Tuts

19         MANCHESTER Academy 3

20        LONDON Tufnell Park Dome

21         DUBLIN Voodoo Lounge

22        BELFAST Limelight 2

23        READING Sub 89

24        SOUTHAMPTON Engine Rooms

25        BRISTOL Bierkeller

The Serpent Only Lies crashed into the UK’s Rock And Metal Charts at 31 and eight in the Indie Album Breakers Chart.