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Overkill - Recruit New Drummer

Legendary New Jersey thrashers, Overkill, have kept the machine running strong in 2017 with the release of their highly-acclaimed eighteenth album, The Grinding Wheel, as well as adding another U.S. tour under their belts. Today, the band welcomes another addition to the Overkill history with their new drummer, Jason "Sticks" Bittner (Shadows Fall, Flotsam And Jetsam). You can read the press release below.

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Band profile: Overkill
Posted: 05.05.2017 by nikarg | Comments (1)


Overkill - Release New Video

Overkill have just released a new video, and it is available courtesy of Nuclear Blast's official YouTube channel. This time around, it's the song "Shine On" from their latest record, The Grinding Wheel, that gets some attention. Check out the thrashing song below.

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Band profile: Overkill
Posted: 18.03.2017 by The Underdog | Comments (3)


Overkill - New Video Clip Online

Overkill have created a video clip for their song entitled "Goddamn Trouble" of their upcoming album, The Grinding Wheel which is to be released on the 10th of February via Nuclear Blast records. You can watch the video from the legendary New Jersey thrash metallers here.

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Posted: 05.02.2017 by Csabi | Comments (4)


Overkill - Reveal New Album Details

Veteran New Jersey-based thrashers Overkill have announced the details of their upcoming eighteenth studio album, The Grinding Wheel, which is due for release on February 10th, 2017. The new album follows up their 2014 record, White Devil Armory. The news was revealed by the band's label Nuclear Blast. The album is produced by the band themselves and mixed by Andy Sneap. Travis Smith has created the cover artwork.

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Posted: 17.11.2016 by 3rdWorld | Comments (2)


Overkill - New Single Streaming

Today is a good day for Overkill fans, because they have shared a new single called "Our Finest Hour" as a first taste for their upcoming new album, The Grinding Wheel. The brand new single will be released in the first week of Overkill's European tour, on November 4th. Let's also not forget that The Grinding Wheel is going to be released in February next year.

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Posted: 19.10.2016 by Maco | Comments (10)


Overkill - To Release Single, Snippet Launched

As you probably know, Overkill will be releasing a new album in the near future called The Grinding Wheel. While the New Jersey thrashers put the finishing touches on the album, the band gives their fans a taster of what to expect from their forthcoming record, a brand-new single called "Our Finest Hour", which will be released in the first week of Overkill's European tour, on November 4th. Originally planned for release in November, The Grinding Wheel is now hitting stores next February. Check out the teaser here.

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Posted: 20.09.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Overkill - To Release New Album In November

Overkill have started revealing the first details about their next album. To follow White Devil Armory released two years ago, the thrashers will unleash Grinding Wheel this November. That's the plan. This will be their eighteenth studio album and it's nearing completion with the group promising more details about it soon.

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Posted: 15.08.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (2)


Overkill - To Play Two Albums In Full At Special Show

Legendary thrashers Overkill have announced a very special anniversary show at Turbinenhalle 2 in Oberhausen, Germany on April 16th, 2016. On that evening, the band will play the records Horrorscope (1991) and Feel The Fire 1985) in their entirety. As if this wasn't enough, the show will be recorded for an upcoming DVD release as well! It will be a night to remember.

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Posted: 06.11.2015 by Bad English | Comments (1)


Overkill - Begin Work On New Material

Vocalist Bobby "Blitz" Ellsworth of veteran New Jersey thrashers Overkill was recently interviewed and confirmed some good news. The thrash group is already writing new songs for their next album, the successor of White Devil Armory. Overkill are currently touring North America with Symphony X and have UK/Ireland tour dates set for 2016 as well as South American tour dates this December.

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Posted: 25.09.2015 by Bad English | Comments (2)


Overkill - To Release 1995-2007 Box Set

Fans of New Jersey-based thrash metal veterans Overkill take notice. The group recently inked a new worldwide deal with Nuclear Blast Records and their first worldwide release on Nuclear Blast will be a special box set, HistoriKill: 1995 - 2007 which will be released on October 16th and will include eleven Overkill albums on 13 CDs and a bonus CD (including demos, remixes and an unreleased cover song) in digi sleeves.

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Posted: 26.07.2015 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Overkill - Ink Worldwide Deal With Nuclear Blast

New Jersey thrash metal veterans Overkill have inked a new worldwide deal with Nuclear Blast Records. Previously signed to the label for Europe only, Overkill's first worldwide release on Nuclear Blast will be a special box-set comprised of the band's entire back catalog, due out this fall and coinciding with their co-headlining North American tour (dates below) with fellow Jersey natives and progressive metal juggernauts Symphony X.

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Posted: 28.03.2015 by Bad English | Comments (0)


Overkill - Debut New Video

Overkill has debuted another new video. It is their second off the freshly released new studio album White Devil Armory, which you have probably already listened to by now. The thrash legends give you "Bitter Pill" after the previous video for "Armorist". All you have to do is enjoy it below.

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Posted: 22.07.2014 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Overkill - Premiere New Video

After showcasing their new song "Armorist" before, thrash metal masters Overkill now give us the official music video for it. White Devil Armory, their new offering, will be out on July 18th in Europe and July 22nd in the US via Nuclear Blast. The effort was tracked at Gear Recording and mixed by Greg Reely, who also worked on 2012's The Electric Age. Watch the band's new video here now. Enjoy!

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Posted: 02.07.2014 by BloodTears | Comments (8)


Overkill - Release Lyric Video For New Single

New Jersey thrash titans Overkill have just released a lyric video featuring the band's new single "Armorist". The single, which is released on the 29th of June, is taken from the band's forthcoming new studio album White Devil Armory. The album will be released on the 18th of July and 22nd of July in Europe and the U.S. respectively. The video can be viewed below.

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Posted: 24.06.2014 by Angelic Storm | Comments (14)


Overkill - To Tour Europe With Enforcer And Prong

With the release of their new album, White Devil Armory, scheduled for this summer, New Jersey thrash metal veterans Overkill now announce a headlining European tour for October and November, 2014. The band will hit the road in support of their upcoming output, which will be out on July 18th, 2014 via Nuclear Blast. Joining them on the road will be L.A.- based industrials Prong, Swedish speed thrashers and labelmates Enforcer, and Greek heavy metal outfit Darkology.

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Band profile: Overkill
Event: Overkill: European Headlining Tour 2014
Posted: 05.05.2014 by Abattoir | Comments (1)