Overkill – 2014 Concert Schedule
With over 16 million albums sold around the world and an undeniable legacy,
the thrash metal band Overkill has risen to become one of the most prominent and influential music acts in their genre. Since
their debut with "Feel the Fire," Overkill went on to dominate the thrash metal scene in the late 80s and early 90s, and they
have inspired countless other acts. If you've always wanted to check out their live show, you're in luck, because Overkill
is embarking on a brand new concert tour. The band is currently slated to visit a variety of venues this year, including the
Orpheum in Tampa, Houston's Scout Bar, Toronto's Opera House, Philadelphia's Trocadero, and more venues around the world.
With so many concert dates lined up for this year, fans far and wide will have a chance to finally check out their favorite
thrash metal band live in concert. You don't want to miss this iconic metal band when they hit the road on their upcoming
tour, so be sure to check out Overkill live in concert when they head to a venue in your city.
in 1980, Overkill is a thrash metal band that rose to popularity during the 1980s, beginning with their debut album, "Feel
the Fire." Once Overkill released their groundbreaking record, "Under the Influence," they had cemented their place in thrash
metal history. The album included tracks like "Overkill III (Under the Influence)," "Never Say Never," "Shred," and "Hello
From the Gutter." With a number 142 position on the Billboard 200 chart, the album proved to be just what Overkill needed
to take their fame to the next level. By 1997, the album had sold 300,000 copies globally.
Overkill had another hit
with their 1989 album, "The Years of Decay," which is often considered to be one of the best albums of the band's career.
"The Years of Decay" hit the number 155 position on the Billboard 200, and it maintained a place on the chart for eight weeks
straight. Overkill continued on their streak of success with their acclaimed 1991 album, "Horrorscope." Upon its release,
the album shot to the number 29 position on the Billboard Heatseekers chart, and it went on to sell over 120,000 copies. Overkill
continued to bring the heat with their 1993 album, "I Hear Black," which entered the Billboard 200 chart at the number 122
position when it was released, and it reached a peak position of number 3 on the Heatseekers chart.
prolific career, Overkill left a lasting legacy on the thrash metal scene and they continue to bring their unforgettable songs
to fans far and wide with various tours. Overkill is kicking off yet another tour soon, and you don't want to miss them when
they visit a venue near your town.
Overkill's Breakthrough Album
Overkill started to make a name for themselves
when they released their debut studio album, "Feel the Fire," which allowed the band to cultivate the sound that they would
later become famous for. By 1988, Overkill had released their breakthrough album, "Under the Influence," which went on to
spawn songs like "Never Say Never," "Shred," and "Hello From the Gutter." The band later garnered critical acclaim with their
1991 album, "Horrorscope," which was listed as one of the "10 Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All Time" by WhatCulture.com.
Overkill continued to release records throughout the following years, and one of their most recent albums is "The Electric
Age," which was released in 2012. With a peak position of number 77 on the Billboard 200 chart, "The Electric Age" marked
the highest-charting album for the band.
What is the name of the band's mascot that is
featured on nearly all of Overkill's album covers?
The band's mascot is called "Chaly," which is a bat-like skeleton
Fans of thrash metal are in luck, because one of the most legendary bands of
the genre, Overkill, is underway on an international tour, and you don't want to miss your chance to see them live in concert.
With unforgettable tunes like "Never Say Never," "Shred," "Hello From the Gutter," and "Overkill III (Under the Influence),"
Overkill's music is going to absolutely rock the house during their highly anticipated tour. Whether you've been a longtime
fan since the beginning, or you recently discovery Overkill's music, any fan of thrash metal will be able to have an awesome
time at the show. With face-melting guitar solos and all of the high-energy stage antics that fans have come to know and love
from Overkill, their live show is not one to be missed.Are you ready to rock? Then round up your friends, head over to StubHub
for your Overkill concert tickets, and get ready to have an incredible time at the show!