KILLING JOKE HIT THE ROAD
ŒEUROPEAN SUPER STATE¹, INCLUDING APPEARANCES AT THE ROYAL FESTIVAL HALL IN LONDON AND SONISPHERE 2011Š KILLING JOKE will make three headline UK appearances in March/April 2011; As with KJ¹s 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 ŒEuropean Super State¹ via Spinefarm Records. Taken from the band¹s current/13th studio album, ŒAbsolute Dissent¹, released last year through Spinefarm to huge critical acclaim, ŒEuropean Super State¹ will be available on CD, download & limited edition coloured vinyl 12², with all formats carrying exclusive bonus studio & remix material, including a reworking of the title track by Godflesh mainman Justin Broadrick. The 12² will be exclusively available from What Records (www.whatrecords.co.uk <http://www.whatrecords.co.uk> ) The list of dates is as follows:- March 30th Nottingham, Rock City 0845 413 4444 / www.kililive.com <http://www.kililive.com> March 31st Manchester, Academy 2 0161 831 1111 / www.kililive.com <http://www.kililive.com> April 1st London, Royal Festival Hall, Ether Festival 0844 847 9910 / www.southbankcentre.co.uk <http://www.southbankcentre.co.uk> July 8th Sonisphere Festival, Knebworth House http://uk.sonispherefestivals.com/buy-tickets Once described by drummer Paul Ferguson as ³the sound of the earth vomiting², Killing Joke covered by Metallica, Foo Fighters, Helmet and more now stand as one of rock¹s most influential outfits, continuing to write and perform songs best suited to the apocalypse (imminent in their book!).