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OVERKILL – start tracking new album today!

Legendary American thrashers OVERKILL have announced to enter the studio today, Monday, September 2, 2013 to begin tracking their next studio album due out sometime next year. The new material will be tracked at Gear Recording and mixed by Greg Reely, who also mixed the band’s previous effort »The Electric Age«.

OVERKILL will also be appearing on „The Battle Of San Bernardino“ in San Bernardino, CA on September 13, supporting IRON MAIDEN, MEGADETH, TESTAMENT, ANTHRAX and SABATON, before hitting North American roads in December with german thrash titans KREATOR or an extensive co-headlining run.

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OVERKILL Frontman Bobby “Blitz” Ellsworth On Metal Fans – “If You Can Grab A Piece Of Their Heart And Take It Home With You, They Become Part Of You And Don’t Leave You”

Metal-Rules.com recently spoke with OVERKILL frontman Bobby “Blitz” Ellsworth, who covered a number of subjects including the Dark Roots Of Earth tour cancellation, the state of thrash and best metal albums released, his personal life, the band line-up and their history. An excerpt is available below: Continue reading OVERKILL Frontman Bobby “Blitz” Ellsworth On Metal Fans – “If You Can Grab A Piece Of Their Heart And Take It Home With You, They Become Part Of You And Don’t Leave You”

Photography: Overkill Performing in Tavastia Club in Helsinki, Finland April 18th, 2013

Video Interview with Bobby ‘Blitz’ Ellsworth of Overkill in Helsinki, Finland

Skullbanger Media

Bobby ‘Blitz’ Ellsworth sits down with Skullbanger.net to discuss the bands first ever headlining tour in Finland.  We discuss the reason behind the tour, the new album ‘The Electric Age’ and the differences in setlists between America and Europe.

Great guy to chat with and awesome guy all around…we even have a brief appearance from D.D. telling me not to listen to anything Bobby has to say!

Thanks again to Silke and Nuclear Blast Records for the interview opportunity!

‘The Electric Age’ is out now and can purchased at all music outlets.

Official Websites:

http://wreckingcrew.com/Ironbound/

https://www.facebook.com/OverkillWreckingCrew?fref=ts

Concert Review: Overkill/Lost Society at Tavastia Club in Helsinki, Finland

Hello From the Gutter!

It’s been 30 years since Overkill has had a proper headlining tour in Finland.  They have made some festival appearances here but other than that never a tour solely with them as the headliner.  When I also found out that Finnish newcomers Lost Society would be opening for them at the Tavastia Club in Helsinki I knew I had to check out the mayhem that I was sure to be unleashed!  I was not disappointed to say the least.  So lets start with Lost Society shall we! Continue reading Concert Review: Overkill/Lost Society at Tavastia Club in Helsinki, Finland