NEW TKK ALBUM SET FOR VALENTINE'S DAY RELEASE
On February 14th, 2019, Thrill Kill Kult will release their 14th studio album titled "In The House Of Strange Affairs", a 12 song LP written and recorded at TKK's own StarLust Studios in Los Angeles, CA. The CD will be released via the band's own SleazeBox Records label - (sleazebox.com).
A yet to be named premier single and video will be released sometime this December, and tours are being planned for both Spring and Fall of 2019.
30th ANNIVERSARY TOUR: PART 2 ANNOUNCED!
The band will hit the road again this April 2018 for part 2 of their high profile "30 Anniversary Show". A thirteen city North American tour will commence April 10th at Trixie's in Louisville, KY and wind up with two nights in Chicago, April 27 & 28th.
To commemorate the milestone, the band turns back time to perform their first two iconic albums on Wax Trax! Records, 1988's “I See Good Spirits And I See Bad Spirits” and “Confessions Of A Knife” (1990), as well as with other TKK favorites from that early era.
Joining founding gurus Groovie Mann (vocals) and Buzz McCoy (keys, production) will be veteran performers Mimi Star on bass, drummer Justin Thyme, and "Bomb Gang Girl" Arena Rock (vocals).
Apr 10 - Louisville, KY @ Trixie's
Apr 11 - Nashville, TN @ Exit/In
Apr 12 – Newport, KY @ Southgate House
Apr 13 - Detroit, MI @ Token Lounge
Apr 14 - Akron, OH @ Musica
Apr 15 - Buffalo, NY @ Mohawk Place (Sold Out)
Apr 17 - Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
Apr 18 - Brooklyn, NY @ Knitting Factory (Sold Out)
Apr 19 - Stanhope, NJ @ Stanhope House
Apr 20 - Philadelphia, PA @ PhilaMOCA (Sold Out)
Apr 21 - Baltimore, MD @ Fish Head Cantina
Apr 23 - Raliegh, NC @ Pour House Music Hall
Apr 25 - Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade
Apr 28 - Chicago, IL @ WIRE (Sold Out)
Apr 29 - Chicago, IL @ WIRE
WAX TRAX! DOCUMENTARY, LOS ANGELES PREMIER
Groovie and Buzz will join old Wax Trax! label buddies, Paul Barker (Ministry, Lead Into Gold), Chris Connolly (Ministry, Revco) and Richard 23 (Front 242) for a group panel discussion following the Los Angeles premier of the new music documentary, “Industrial Accident; The Story of Wax Trax! Records”. The event is Nov 7th at the Ricardo Montalban Theater in Hollywood, CA at 8pm. More info at: http://www.waxtraxfilms.com/
30 YEARS OF TKK! NEW TOUR THIS FALL
In celebration of 30 years together, "America's Most Dangerous Kult" will hit the road this fall for the 30th Anniversary Show; a 25 city North American tour beginning October 5th at Club Red in Mesa, AZ.
Joining founding members Groovie Mann (vocals) and Buzz McCoy (keys, production) will be veteran performer Mimi Star on bass,"Bomb Gang Girl" Arena Rock (vocals) and drummer Bradley Bills from the Austin band CHANT.
To commemorate this milestone, the band will turn back time and perform their first two iconic albums on Wax Trax! Records - “I See Good Spirits And I See Bad Spirits” (1988) and “Confessions Of A Knife” (1990), as well as other TKK favs from that early era
Oct 05 - Mesa, AZ @ Club Red
Oct 06 - Tucson, AZ @ 191 Toole
Oct 07 - EL Paso, TX @ Tricky Falls
Oct 10 - Oklahoma City, OK @ 89th St
OCT 11 - Dallas, TX @ Tree's
Oct 12 - San Antonio TX @ Jack Rabbit
Oct 13 - Austin, TX @ Eylsium (Sold Out)
Oct 14 - Houston, TX @ Scout Bar
Oct 15 - New Orleans, LA @ House Of Blues
Oct 17 - St Louis, MO @ Ready Room
Oct 18 - Columbus, OH @ Skully's'
Oct 19 - Flint, MI @ Machine Shop
Oct 20 - Chicago, IL @ Bottom Lounge (Sold Out)
Oct 21 - St Paul, MN @ Amsterdam Bar
Oct 24 - Denver, CO @ Oriental Theater
Oct 27 - Seattle, WA @ Studio Seven
Oct 28 - Portland, OR @ Dante's
Oct 30 - San Jose, CA @ The Ritz
Oct 31 - San Francisco, CA @ Brick & Mortar (Sold Out)
Nov 02 - Las Vegas, NV @ Beauty Bar
Nov 03 - Corona, CA @ 80's Bar
Nov 04 - Los Angeles, CA @ Teragram Ballroom
Nov 05 - San Diego, CA @ The Casbah
WHAT'S THE BUZZ?
Buzz and Groovie have been busy working on a yet to be titled new TKK album at StarLust Studios in Los Angeles. The album is scheduled to be released late 2018 on SleazeBox Records (sleazebox.com).
This year will mark the band's 30th Anniversary as “America’s Most Dangerous Kult”, and they are preparing something special with the release of a new single and North American tour beginning early October.
ELEKTRIK MESSIAH TOUR DATES ANNOUNCED!
Hot off the heels of their sizzling SUMMER INFERNO mini tour, THRILL KILL KULT have just announced the ELEKTRIK MESSIAH TOUR with 25 US tour dates this fall, kicking off October 7th at The Ritz in San Jose, CA. Joining Groovie Mann and Buzz McCoy this round will be veteran musicians Mimi Star on bass, and guitarist Westin Halvorson. The group will play a wide variety of dance floor favorites from their extensive catalog, as well as some new tracks from last year’s SPOOKY TRICKS album.
Wed Oct 7 – San Jose, CA @ The Ritz
Thu Oct 8 – San Francisco, CA @ DNA
Fri Oct 9 – Las Vegas, NV @ Backstage Bar
Sat Oct 10 – Los Angeles, CA @ Club Los Globos
Sat Oct 24 – Bellflower, CA @ New Wave Bar
Sun Oct 25 – Santa Ana, CA @ Beach Goth
Thu Nov 5 - Medford, OR @ Howiee's
Fri Nov 6 – Portland, OR @ Dante’s
Sat Nov 7 – Seattle, WA @ El Corazon
Mon Nov 9 – Salt Lake City, UT @ Area 51
Tue Nov 10 - Denver, CO @ Oriental Theater
Thu Nov 12 - Duluth, MN @ RT Quinlan's
Fri Nov 13 - St Paul, MN @ Amsterdam Bar
Sun Nov 15 - Chicago, IL @ Bottom Lounge
Mon Nov 16 - St Louis, MO @ Firebird
Tue Nov 17 - Omaha, NE @ The Waiting Room
Thu Nov 19 - Tulsa, OK @ The Shrine
Fri Nov 20 - Fayetteville, AR @ Cannibal & Craft
Fri Dec 4 - Costa Mesa, CA @ Tiki Bar
Sat Dec 5 - Scottsdale, AZ @ Pub Rock
Sun Dec 6 - Albuquerque, NM @ Launchpad
Tue Dec 8 - El Paso, TX @ Tricky Falls
Wed Dec 9 - Dallas, TX @ Trees
Fri Dec 11 - Austin, TX @ Elysium
Sat Dec 12 - Houston, TX @ Scout Bar
Sun Dec 13 - San Antonio, TX @ Jack's Bar