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Otep announces November & December 2018 US Headlining Tour

This summer, heavy revolutionaries Otep unleashed their most uncompromising, candid, all-inclusive and controversial assessment of the current residing political regime that they have ever released - the new album “Kult 45”.

In support of the album, Otep recently announced her upcoming “The Art of Dissent” U.S. headline tour, kicking off in Bakersfield, CA on Friday, November 23. Tickets are available now via all venues - see below for a full listing of tour dates.

Otep calls out the NRA in shocking new music video for “Shelter in Place”

Just over one week ago, iconic rockers Otep unleashed their most uncompromising, candid, all-inclusive and controversial assessment of the current residing political regime that they have ever released – the new album “Kult 45”.

Today, they have released a shocking new music video – pointing a finger at the NRA and their allowance of continued gun violence – for the single “Shelter in Place”.

The video, directed by Otep and filmed by PR Brown, can be viewed now, below.

Otep to release new studio album “Kult 45” on July 27th 2018

Iconic rockers Otep are about to unveil they’re most uncompromising, candid, all-inclusive and controversial assessment of the current residing political regime that they have ever released in the form of their eighth full-length album, aptly titled “Kult 45”.

Drawing influences from politically-charged recording artists of the past but allowing her artwork to remain fully and undeniably Otep, Otep Shamaya continues her nearly two-decade invasion of the senses on July 27th, 2018, when “Kult 45” drops via Napalm Records. This is Otep like you’ve never heard them before.

Otep announces Summer 2018 North American Headlining Tour

Iconic rockers Otep recently announced the upcoming release of their eighth full-length album, scheduled to release later this year via Napalm Records.

Otep frontwoman Otep Shamaya says: “After every album there's an overwhelming sense of excitement, but this time it's in the stratosphere. This time, we hold nothing back. It's an uncompromising power-groove eruption of expert musicality destined to make some necks sore and spirits soar and with lyrical and stylistic freedoms which makes this feel like the most authentic album to date”.
 

Otep aims to incite social change with upcoming album - set to be released in mid/late 2018

Groundbreaking art-rock performer, author and spoken word artist Otep is thrilled to divulge new, behind-the-scenes information about her upcoming, currently untitled, full-length album.

The album – her eighth overall and second with Napalm Records – is scheduled to hit stores later this year.

Otep and her band are currently recording at The Lair in Los Angeles, completely utilizing the same equipment used on their first album, “Sevas Tra” (down to her original vocal microphone, a Shure Beta 58), in order to create a sound reminiscent of their roots. The Lair is also where Otep recorded “Smash the Control Machine”, the band's fourth release.

Otep announces US “Generation Doom Tour” 2016

“Formed from the poetic marrow of creative intercourse, Otep is more than a band. Otep is an Art Movement, a Revolution; Breaking ground. Breaking rules. Breaking barriers. Articulate. Aggressive. Pure Adrenaline. ARTcore of Heavy Mental Rock”. This is how mastermind/vocalist Otep Shamaya and her band have been described and this album proves this truth!
 
Otep's seventh studio album and Napalm Records debut: “Generation Doom” produced by Howard Benson will be released April 15th, 2016.

Otep to release “Generation Doom” on April 15th 2016

Formed from the poetic marrow of creative intercourse, Otep is an Art Project/Band/Movement/Revolution; Breaking ground. Breaking rules. Breaking barriers. Articulate. Aggressive. Pure Adrenaline. ARTCore of Heavy Mental Rock”. This is how mastermind / vocalist Otep Shamaya and her allies have been described and this album proves this truth!
 
The details of Otep’s seventh studio record and Napalm Records debut “Generation Doom” have been revealed.  The album is set for an April 15th, 2016 release. Today the artwork and track listing have been revealed.
 
Otep on the upcoming release:

Otep announces European Tour 2015

Otep will embark on a European tour in March 2015. Joining in support are The Agonist and Ferium. Tour dates are below.

Otep is an art project/band/movement/revolution; Breaking ground, breaking rules, breaking barriers. Articulate. Aggressive. Pure Adrenaline. ARTCore of Heavy Mental Rock.  

Signed without a demo (purely on the power of their live performance) to Capitol Records, Otep continues to destroy stereotypes, empower, inspire, and motivate, fighting for equal rights, animal rights, and proud to stand as a beacon for all those who dare to step out of darkness.