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The Moshville Times

Overkill announce UK / IRE dates in April 2016

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New Jersey-based thrash metal titans Overkill are delighted to announce they will be returning to the UK and Ireland this April for a run of headline shows entitled the ‘Killfest’ tour.

Enigmatic frontman Bobby ‘Blitz’ Ellsworth had to say on the announcement;

We are happy to announce we are coming back to the UK, to thrash it up with our cousins across the pond! Yes, yes, yes boys and girls from New Jersey to England, Ireland & Scotland the “Wrecking Crew” comes your way next April, kicking off in Birmingham on the 5th. So let’s mark the dates and remember, I’m easily disappointed! HA! Over the wall boys and give ’em the cold steel!!!

You can see the ‘Wrecking Crew’ live in the following cities:

  • April 5th – Birmingham, Rainbow Warehouse
  • April 6th – Manchester, Sound Control
  • April 7th – Leeds, Stylus
  • April 8th – Glasgow, Classic Grand
  • April 9th – Belfast, Limelight 1
  • April 10th – Dublin, Academy
  • April 12th – Bristol, The Fleece
  • April 13th – London, O2 Islington Academy

Overkill are currently preparing for the release of their first worldwide Nuclear Blast output, an exceptional limited edition box set of 14 CDs entitled: HistoriKill: 1995 – 2007 which will be released on October 16th. It will include eleven Overkill albums across 13 CDs plus an extra bonus CD (incl. demos, remixes and an unreleased cover song) all in digi sleeves.

You can pre-order the limited edition box set of HistoriKill: 1995 – 2007 HERE.

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