Following on from their triumphant return at Sonisphere, recently reformed sludge demons RAGING SPEEDHORN have announce their first UK tour in six years which comes shortly after the bands appearance at this years Damnation Festival, which takes places tomorrow, 1st November 2014, at Leeds University alongside Bolt Thrower, Saint Vitus, Orange Goblin and many more!
Drummer Gordon Morison said this regarding the tour: “We are really happy to announce that we will be heading out on a series of dates around the UK in December. This will be our first UK tour in six years.
Playing live is what Speedhorn is all about and we can’t wait to be back there smashing your faces in“.
The tour will be stopping at:
Sat 01 Nov 14 – LEEDS – Damnation Festival [info]
Tue 02 Dec 14 – NORWICH – Waterfront Studio
Wed 03 Dec 14 – MILTON KEYNES – Craufurd Arms
Thu 04 Dec 14 – STOKE – Sugarmill
Fri 05 Dec 14 – GLASGOW – Ivory Blacks
Sat 06 Dec 14 – NEWCASTLE – Think Tank
Sun 07 Dec 14 – LIVERPOOL – O2Academy 3
Mon 08 Dec 14 – BIRMINGHAM – O2 Academy 3
Tue 09 Dec 14 – LONDON – Borderline
Wed 10 Dec 14 – SOUTHAMPTON – Joiners
Thu 11 Dec 14 – CARDIFF – Clwb Ifor Bach
Fri 12 Dec 14 – BRISTOL – Exchange
The band were also recently announced for Hammerfest, appearing alongside Kamelot, Candlemass, Orange Goblin, Hang The Bastard, Hirax, Hell & many, many more. Hammerfest is set to take place from March 12-15th 2015 at Pontins Prestatyn Sands in North Wales.
RAGING SPEEDHORN formed in 1998 and went on to release four records, the most successful being their second release We Will Be Dead Tomorrow, recorded by Billy Graziadei & Danny Schuler of Biohazard fame. The band achieved chart success with The Gush in 2001, toured continuously with acts like Slipknot, Ill Nino, Rammstein and Will Haven, and performed at countless festivals across the globe, including main stage at the inaugural Download Festival in 2004. They split in 2008 following the release of their last record Before The Sea Was Built and a subsequent tour of Japan.