Equal Vision has signed King, the metal side project for Chiodos guitarist Jason Hale.

The band will release their debut full-length in 2009. Some demos are available on their MySpace page in the meantime.

They’ll also hit the road in a few days, touring through the end of the month.

12/13 – Toledo, OH @ Centre Stage
12/14 – Cleveland, OH @ Grog Shop
12/19 – Buffalo, NY @ Xtreme Wheelz
12/20 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Games N’ At
12/21 – Lemoyne, PA @ The Championship
12/22 – Virginia Beach, VA @ The Peppermint Beach Club
12/27 – Owensboro, KY @ The Brothers
12/28 – Madison, WI @ The Loft
12/29 – St. Paul, MN @ Station 4
12/30 – Chicago, IL @ Subterranean
12/31 – Pontiac, MI @ The Pike Room at Crofoot Ballroom