KILLING JOKE: NEW SINGLE, TOUR DATES AND SONISPHERE 2011 APPEARANCE!
POST-PUNK GODZ ANNOUNCE UK DATES IN SUPPORT OF NEW SINGLE,
‘EUROPEAN SUPER STATE’, INCLUDING APPEARANCES AT THE ROYAL
FESTIVAL HALL IN LONDON AND SONISPHERE 2011…
KILLING JOKE will make three headline UK appearances in March/April 2011;
As with KJ’s last two UK dates in October 2010, the above shows will feature the original line-up of Jaz Coleman, Geordie, Paul Ferguson & Youth; they coincide with the release of new single/video ‘European Super State’ via Spinefarm Records.
Taken from the band’s current/13th studio album, ‘Absolute Dissent’, released last year through Spinefarm to huge critical acclaim, ‘European Super State’ will be available on CD, download & limited edition coloured vinyl 12”, with all formats
carrying exclusive bonus studio & remix material, including a reworking of the title track by Godflesh mainman Justin Broadrick. The 12” will be exclusively available from
What Records (www.whatrecords.co.uk)
The list of dates is as follows:-
March 30th – Nottingham, Rock City
0845 413 4444 / www.kililive.com
March 31st – Manchester, Academy 2
0161 831 1111 / www.kililive.com
April 1st – London, Royal Festival Hall, Ether Festival
0844 847 9910 / www.southbankcentre.co.uk
July 8th – Sonisphere Festival, Knebworth House
Once described by drummer Paul Ferguson as “the sound of the earth vomiting”, Killing
Joke – covered by Metallica, Foo Fighters, Helmet and more – now stand as one of rock’s most influential outfits, continuing to write and perform songs best suited to the apocalypse (imminent in their book!).
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