WARBEAST, the Texas-based band featuring RIGOR MORTIS vocalist Bruce Corbitt, guitarist Scott Shelby, GAMMACIDE/DEVILFIST bassist Alan Bovee, DEMONSEED drummer Joe Gonzalez, guitarist Bobby Tillotson (a.k.a. “J.R.”), and bassist Dré Karst (ENEMIES OF INERTIA, INFERNAL AGGRESSION, DIRTNAP), will support DOWN on their upcoming U.S. tour. The trek will launch on September 18 in WARBEAST‘s hometown of Fort Worth and will include a rotating lineup of HAARP, PENTAGRAM, and others until October 2 in Charlotte, North Carolina.
“This is a huge opportunity for WARBEAST,” states Corbitt. “Not only are we thrilled to unleash our sound on DOWN‘s enormous fanbase night after night, but we also get to witness DOWN performing some of their incredible new material live several times in a row. We are seriously honored to be able to tour with a band that we are all fans of and actually friends with, too. I have no doubts that this will be an unforgettable tour for those that are lucky enough to see it.”
The dates are as follows:
Sep. 18 – Fort Worth, TX – Ridglea Theater (w/ BIG OKIE DOOM)
Sep. 19 – Tulsa, OK – Cain’s Ballroom (w/ BIG OKIE DOOM)
Sep. 21 – Sauget, IL – Pops Nightclub (w/ HAARP)
Sep. 22 – Chicago, IL – House of Blues (w/ HAARP)
Sep. 23 – Pontiac, MI – The Crofoot (w/ HAARP)
Sep. 25 – Boston, MA – House of Blues (w/ HAARP)
Sep. 26 – Philadelphia, PA – Electric Factory (w/ HAARP, PENTAGRAM)
Sep. 28 – New York, NY – Best Buy Theater (w/ HAARP, ST. VITUS)
Sep. 29 – Sayreville, NJ – Starland Ballroom (w/ HAARP)
Sep. 30 – Silver Spring, MD – The Fillmore (w/ MOUNT CARMEL and PENTAGRAM)
Oct. 02 – Charlotte, NC – Tremont Music Hall (w/ MOUNT CARMEL)
Bassist Alan Bovee recently left WARBEAST for family reasons.
WARBEAST‘s debut album, “Krush The Enemy”, was released in the U.S. on April 27, 2010 via Housecore Records.