OVERKILL - Historikill: 1995 - 2007 Box Set Due In September; Details Revealed
July 14, 2015, 5 years ago
Overkill, New Jersey’s highest-ranking admirals of thrash, recently announced their worldwide deal with Nuclear Blast Records. Previously signed to the label in Europe only, a special box set comprised of the band’s entire back catalogue will be their first worldwide release on Nuclear Blast, due out this fall and coinciding with their co-headlining North American tour with fellow Jersey natives and progressive metal juggernauts Symphony X.
The box set, Historikill: 1995 - 2007, will be released in Europe on September 18th, and include 11 Overkill albums on 13 CDs plus a bonus CD featuring demos, remixes and an unreleased cover song, in digi sleeves. Contains the following albums: Wrecking Your Neck, The Killing Kind, From The Underground And Below, Necroshine, Coverkill, Bloodletting, Hello From The Gutter, Wrecking Everything, Killbox 13, ReliXIV, Immortalis.
The bonus CD tracklisting can be seen below. Pre-orders can be placed at this location, where the complete box set tracklisting can be found.
Bonus CD tracklisting:
“Blood Money” (Demo)
“Old School” (Remix)
“Skull And Bones” (Remix)
“Under One” (Tracking Mix)
“Man In Black” (Johnny Cash cover)
The 24-date Overkill / Symphony X co-headlining trek launches at The Palladium in Worcester, Massachusetts on September 18th, hits four Canadian cities, then wraps up with a very special night at Terminal 5 in New York City on October 17th - the first time in the bands’ combined histories that they’ll play a show together in their own backyard.
Overkill vocalist Bobby “Blitz” Ellsworth shares the following about the upcoming tour: “This should just kill! Pure Jersey, power, and class!”
Advanced tickets for the confirmed tour dates below are on sale at EnterTheVault.com. VIP packages include a Meet & Greet session with both bands and an exclusive poster.
18 - The Palladium - Worcester, MA *
19 - Upstate Concert Hall - Clifton Park, NY **
20 - Dome Theater - Niagara Falls, NY *
22 - Agora Ballroom - Cleveland, OH *
23 - The Intersection - Grand Rapids, MI **
24 - House of Blues - Chicago , IL *
25 - Rave - Milwaukee, WI *
26 - Mill City Nights - Minnesota, MN **
27 - Park Theatre - Winnipeg, MB **
29 - Mac Ewan Hall Ballroom - Calgary, AB **
30 - Union Hall - Edmonton, AB **
1 - Knitting Factory - Spokane, WA **
2 - Vogue Theatre - Vancouver, B.C. - CANADA *
3 - Showbox at the Market - Seattle, WA **
5 - The Grand Ballroom at the Regency Center - San Francisco, CA **
6 - The Regent Theater - Los Angeles, CA **
7 - Marquee Theatre - Tempe, AZ *
9 - The Bomb Factory - Dallas, TX *
10 - 210 Kapones - San Antonio, TX **
11 - Warehouse Live - Houston, TX *
13 - The Ritz - Tampa, FL *
14 - The Masquerade - Atlanta, GA **
15 - The Filmore - Charlotte, NC **
16 - The Filmore - Silver Spring, MD *
17 - Terminal 5 - New York City, NY *
* Overkill closes
** Symphony X closes