Wednesday, April 15, 2009


British thrashers EVILE are set to kick off their first full headlining UK
tour tonight in Birmingham. Support on the tour will come from MUTANT and
TRIGGER THE BLOODSHED, who have just been confirmed to replace WARPATH on
the bill after the band were forced to pull out.

EVILE lead guitarist OL DRAKE comments:

"On Sunday 12th April Warpath let us know they have to pull out of our tour
due to their lead guitarist being 'indirectly involved in a motorcycle
accident' on the 8th. We wish them all the best and hope he has a speedy

"We only had 2/3 days to find a replacement band. It's such short notice
for any band to be able to accommodate themselves to a tour which starts in
a few days, which already has arrangements and agreements made, but I want
to personally thank our friends Trigger The Bloodshed for stepping up and
being willing to take part in the tour in place of Warpath. I'd like
everyone to show TTB the same respect and consideration they've shown us in
this situation by giving them a warm welcome onto the tour at the upcoming

Catch EVILE with TRIGGER THE BLOODSHED and MUTANT at the following shows:

15 April 2009 - Birmingham, UK - Barfly
16 April 2009 - Newcastle, UK - Academy
17 April 2009 - Manchester, UK - Academy
18 April 2009 - Dublin, IRE - Fibber Magees
19 April 2009 - Cork, IRE - An Cruiscin Lan
20 April 2009 - Glasgow, UK - Cathouse
21 April 2009 - Edinburgh, UK - Studio 24
22 April 2009 - Sheffield, UK - Corporation
23 April 2009 - London, UK - The Underworld
24 April 2009 - Prestatyn, UK - Hammerfest
26 April 2009 - Leeds, UK - Rio's
27 April 2009 - Nottingham, UK - Rock City

Check out the tour flyer at

EVILE's debut album, ENTER THE GRAVE, is available now as a limited edition
redux version and includes an EVILE guitar pick and an ENTER THE GRAVE
patch, plus an exclusive 2-hour bonus DVD. Get your copy in Europe at or in the USA at

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