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Machine Gun Kelly faces off with the devil in new ‘Hotel Diablo’ teaser—UPDATED

This is giving us some serious 'American Horror Story' vibes.

July 2, 2019
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We’re days away from the release of the next era for Machine Gun Kelly. His highly anticipated album Hotel Diablo is slated for release July 5, and the latest teaser has just hit MGK’s Instagram.

We’re so ready for this album.

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MGK has been dropping information about his forthcoming album for weeks now, with every post and teaser getting us more and more excited to check into Hotel Diablo.

His latest teaser counts down the days until the album drops.

“4 more days until we check in to Hotel Diablo,” the post reads on Instagram.

The teaser video features a short clip of the track being used as the intro for MGK’s current tour, making fans even more eager for the new album to drop.

Could we be seeing more teasers as we approach the release date? We really hope so!


The countdown continues as the rapper unleashed another devilish teaser. Machine Gun Kelly posted a clip to pump up fans for Hotel Diablo ahead of its Friday release. Check it out below.

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A few days ago we got our first look at the album’s artwork, and it was a bit of a throwback.

MGK posted the new art, which features a young Kells flipped upside down with his head open. In the background, several lines are handwritten.
With it came a simple reminder of when the record drops, “July 5th.”


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July 5th.

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The right side of the image appears to reference “53666,” which matches a previously teased track where MGK sings the same line.

The chosen image should come as no surprise to those who have caught his current Hotel Diablo tour run. The same photo has been used heavily in his tour production, including his entrance, which you can see below from opening night at the Fillmore in Detroit.

Machine Gun Kelly kicked off his Hotel Diablo in June, which includes the recently revealed EST Fest lineup. YUNGBLUD and blink-182 also have upcoming gigs with dates here and here respectively.

Machine Gun Kelly dates:

08/02 — Butler, OH @ EST Fest*
08/03 — Butler, OH @ EST Fest*
08/09 — TBA
08/11 — TBA
08/13 — TBA
08/16 — Osaka, JP @ Summer Sonic*
08/17 — Tokyo, JP @ Summer Sonic*
08/23 — Leeds, UK @ Leeds Festival*
08/25 — Reading, UK @ Reading Festival*
08/26 — Glasgow, UK @ SWG3
08/27 — Manchester, UK @ O2 Ritz
08/28 — Bristol, UK @ SWX
08/30 — Birmingham, UK @ O2 Institute
08/31 — London, UK @ Electric Ballroom
09/01 — Paris, FR
09/03 — Brussels, BE
09/04 — Amsterdam, NL @ Paradiso Grote Zaal
09/05 — Cologne, DE
09/07 — Zurich, CH
09/08 — Milan, IT
09/09 — Prague, CZ @ Forum Karlin
09/11 — Warsaw, PL
09/12 — Berlin, DE
09/13 — Hamburg, DE
09/15 — Copenhagen, DK @ Musikkens Hus, Store Vega
09/16 — Oslo, NO @ Sentrum Scene
09/17 — Stockholm, SE @ Fyrehuset
09/19 — Helsinki, FI
09/21 — St. Petersburg, RU
09/22 — Moscow, RU
*festival date

Are you excited for MGK’s Hotel Diablo album? Sound off in the comments below!

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Written by Whitney Shoemaker

Whitney is your definition of pop punk trash. If she's not jamming to State Champs or Grayscale, then she's probably out enjoying the finer things or working a show for Fearless Records as a Street Team Leader. She's a realist and an optimist, calling the city of Columbus her home. A huge fan of naps, Whitney often falls asleep in a city that doesn't. She's not hard to please, finding joy in discovering new bands or playing Everlong on the late night radio. Working at Alt Press and breaking ground in the music scene have always been a dream of hers, telling herself at an early age she was down for losing it all to make that happen! Now the weekend writer at AP, Whitney is prepared to be noticed and eager to contribute to the scene. If you catch her at a concert feel free to stick around, make small talk, or discuss her overuse of State Champs lyrics and song titles in her bio.