Housecore Records thrashers WARBEAST are pleased to announce the upcoming release of their second full-length release, Destroy. The album is scheduled to be released in early 2013 via Housecore. The band will also release a split with Philip Anselmo later this year, entitled War of the Gargantuas. The split is scheduled be released in late November or early December 2012, also via Housecore.
WARBEAST will make a guest appearance today on Sirius XM Liquid Metal from 5-6pm ET. At 5pm ET, the band will play ‘Birth Of A Psycho’, a new track fromWar of the Gargantuas. Stay tuned for more track debuts coming soon!
WARBEAST is on the road now with DOWN and label mates haarp! A few shows have featured special guests Pentagram, Saint Vitus and others. The band also recently announced upcoming European tour dates with DOWN. They will then continue the tour in November with several stops in Germany.
See below for all current tour dates.
WARBEAST w/ DOWN Tour Dates:
9/28 – New York, NY @ Best Buy Theater (W/ haarp, St. Vitus)
9/29 – Sayreville, NJ @ Starland Ballroom (W/ haarp)
9/30 – Silver Spring, MD @ The Fillmore (W/ Mount Carmel and Pentagram)
10/1 – Leesburg, VA @ Balls Bluff Tavern (WARBEAST ONLY)
10/2 – Charlotte, NC @ Tremont Music Hall (W/ Mount Carmel)
WARBEAST w/ DOWN European Tour Dates:
10/19 - Manchester, UK @ 02 Academy
10/20 - Birmingham, UK @ HMV Institute
10/21 - London, UK @ Roundhouse
10/23 - Antwerp, Belgium @ Trix Hall
10/24 - Paris, France @ Bataclan
10/25 - Holland, Amsterdam @ Melkweg
10/27 - Luxembourg City, Luxembourg @ Den Atelier
10/28 - Zurich, Switzerland @ Komplex
10/29 - Milan, Italy @ Magazzini Generali
10/31 - Dortmund, Germany @ FZW / Freizeitzentrum West
WARBEAST headline dates in Germany:
11/1 - Cologne, Germany @ Underground
11/2 – Saabrücken, Germany @ Garage
11/3 – Tillburg, Netherlands @ Little Devil
11/4 - Berlin, Germany @ Cassiopeia
11/5 - Frankfurt, Germany @ Nachtleben
11/6 – Siegen, Germany @ Vortex
11/7 – München Germany @ Backstage
11/8 - Vienna, Austria @ Arena
The beginnings of WARBEAST are rooted in the early 80’s Texas underground metal scene. Vocalist Bruce Corbitt was the voice of speed metal kings Rigor Mortis, who achieved major label success on Capitol Records in 1988. Other members of the band boast resumes including Gammacide, Demonseed, and more. WARBEAST released their last album, Krush the Enemy, in 2010.