Three weeks into their ongoing 54-shows-in-54-days co-headlining tour with Enforcer, the Los Angeles-based thrash quintet Warbringer has released a new single, “Firepower Kills.” Continue reading
German thrash metal giants KREATOR are excited to welcome Frédéric Leclercq as their new bass player. Continue reading
German thrash titans KREATOR partnered with Record Store Day to release a black Friday Exclusive. On November 24th, a limited edition (1,000 copies) of “Hail To The Hordes” on picture disc vinyl will be available EXCLUSIVELY at your local indie record stores!
“Hail To The Hordes” is off the bands highly-acclaimed 14th album, Gods Of Violence. It was recorded under the watchful eyes of producer Jens Bogren (OPETH, AMON AMARTH, KATATONIA) who also mixed the record at renowned Fascination Street Studios. Mastering was also completed at Fascination Street Studios by Tony Lindgren.
KREATOR is uniting with Swedish heavy metal heroes and label mates SABATON for the ultimate North American co-headlining trek. The 24-date tour kicks off on Thursday, February 8. 2018 at The Van Buren in Phoenix, Arizona and will make stops in Los Angeles, Montreal, and Philadelphia before concluding at Jannus Landing in Tampa, Florida on March 10th.
Nuclear Blast’s Symphonic and Thrash metal artists collide for an unforgettable experience filled with high energy and extradorniary musicianship.
SABATON will be touring in support of their highly-acclaimed eighth album, The Last Stand. Check out the the lyric video for “Sparta” which chronicles the story of the most iconic last stands battle of Thermopylae.
KREATOR is touring in support of Gods Of Violence which entered the world charts at #16. Watch the music video for ‘Satan Is Real’ on the Nuclear Blast YouTube channel: youtu.be/mUv8GxrqXPk
Dates for the 2018 SABATON & KREATOR North American co-headlining tour are:
02/08/2018 The Van Buren – Phoenix, AZ
02/09/2018 The Wiltern – Los Angeles, CA
02/10/2018 The UC Theater – San Francisco, CA
02/12/2018 Wonder Ballroom – Portland, OR
02/13/2018 Showbox – Seattle, WA
02/14/2018 The Vogue Theater – Vancouver, BC CANADA
02/16/2018 Union Hall – Edmonton, AB CANADA
02/17/2018 The Palace – Calgary, AB CANADA
02/19/2018 Revolution – Boise, ID
02/21/2018 The Gothic Theater – Denver, CO
02/22/2018 The Truman – Kansas City, MO
02/23/2018 The Myth – Minneapolis, MN
02/24/2018 Orpheum – Madison, WI
02/26/2018 20 Monroe – Grand Rapids, MI
02/27/2018 House of Blues – Chicago, IL
03/01/2018 The Phoenix – Toronto, ON CANADA
03/02/2018 Metropolis – Montreal, QC CANADA
03/03/2018 House of Blues – Boston, MA
03/04/2018 The Paramount Theater – Huntington, NY
03/06/2018 The Fillmore – Philadelphia, PA
03/07/2018 The Fillmore – Silver Spring, MD
03/08/2018 The Ritz – Raleigh, NC
03/09/2018 Buckhead Theatre – Atlanta, GA
03/10/2018 Jannus Landing – Tampa, FL
German thrash titans KREATOR announced that Mille Petrozza will be available for an exclusive Facebook live Q&A this Friday, January 6th at 11 AM PST/ 2 PM EST/ 8 PM CET. Makes sure to tune in here.
The band also released their second video trailer for their upcoming album, Gods Of Violence. Watch KREATOR mainman Mille Petrozza talk about the working with producer Jens Bogren, the featured guests and the album’s production process.
Commented band leader Mille Petrozza: “Hordes! Here is the second video of the demon trilogy we have come up with with the great people from Grupa13. Enjoy our new single ‘Satan Is Real’!”
Gods Of Violence will be released on January 27 via Nuclear Blast Records and will be available in various lavish formats. The album is now available for pre-order – see all editions and brand new merchandise below. Surf to Nuclear Blast to pre-order!
The cover art was created by renowned artist Jan Meininghaus, who also did the limited edition artwork for KREATOR’s last album, Phantom Antichrist (2012) and lent his talents to band like BOLT THROWER, ACCEPT or OVERKILL in the past.
Gods Of Violence will contain 11 tracks with a total running time of approx. 52 minutes.
Below is the track listing :
02. World War Now
03. Satan Is Real
04. Totalitarian Terror
05. Gods Of Violence
06. Army Of Storms
07. Hail To The Hordes
08. Lion With Eagle Wings
09. Fallen Brother
10. Side By Side
11. Death Becomes My Light
Visit KREATOR online at www.kreator-terrorzone.de/
German thrash titans KREATOR have released the music video for the title track of their upcoming album, Gods Of Violence
If you dare to watch the grueling uncut version of the video, check it out here
KREATOR singer/guitarist and main songwriter Mille Petrozza comments: “We have prepared an amazing video trilogy with Grupa13 for our new album. We believe that they are among the most creative artists when it comes to surreal video art. The story line is linked to our album concept and the first clip visualizes the birth of the KREATOR demon.”
The exclusive North American cover was created by renowned artist Marcelo Vasco (SLAYER, MACHINE HEAD, SOULFLY, HATEBREED).
KREATOR mastermind Mille Petrozza comments, “‘Gods Of Violence’ was the first song I wrote for this album and it stuck to me as the title track. It contains everything KREATOR is known for and it will blow your minds. Promise!”