German thrash titans DESTRUCTION have announced a run of live dates throughout the UK and Ireland in October under the banner Thrash United 2014. Joining them on this wing of their European tour will be UK thrash stalwarts Shrapnel, Belgian speed metal maniacs Evil Invaders and Finnish label brothers LOST SOCIETY.
Mastermind and DESTRUCTION vocalist/bassist Schmier had this to say about the forthcoming tour: “After several journeys around the world and great festival tours, we are finally back with a European headlining tour! And we’re looking forward to presenting a BEST of 30 YEARS without any curfew, we could hardly play at any festival. With LOST SOCIETY & EVIL INVADERS we got two aspiring and sensational opening acts with us, to heat up the audience very night! This generation clash will serve you the finest and most excessive Thrash & Speed attack yet to be seen! I hope you are still very HUNGRY!!!!”
LOST SOCIETY frontman and guitarist Samy Elbanna added: “We’re beyond stoked to pack our gear and head back around Europe to cause mayhem!! It’s gonna be an amazing tour and we’re so excited that it’s gonna be with the legendary DESTRUCTION! It’s round two around Europe for us, so get ready braindead Metalheads, it’s THRASH TIME!!”
Dates are as follows:
8th Oct – Underworld, London
9th Oct – Bierkeller, Bristol
10th Oct – Audio, Glasgow
11th Oct – VooDoo Lounge, Dublin
12th Oct – Sound Control, Manchester
Tickets will go on sale July 10th.DESTRUCTION’s latest album Spiritual Genocide was released in 2012 via Nuclear Blast. LOST SOCIETY’s latest album Terror Hungry was released in April this year via Nuclear Blast.