From: Rhymney Valley, United Kingdom
Last Known Status: Active
Revoker officially formed in Spring 2006, frontman/guitarist Jamie Mathias and guitarist Chris Green have been playing in bands together since they became teenagers.
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Shock rocker turned movie director Rob Zombie has announced that he will be performing a few shows in the United Kingdom this February for the first time in twelve years. Supporting Zombie and his band which includes Slipknot drummer Joey Jordison and former Marilyn Manson guitarist John 5, will be ragga metal outfit Skindred and Revoker. Tickets will go on sale October 15th and will cost £26. 50 regionally and £29.50 in London.
Speaking on the tour, Zombie said: "I am thrilled to be finally heading back to the UK. I have been away far too long, but trust me it will be worth the wait. The band is in top form and completely ready to destroy."
The tour dates are as follows:
February 16 - London, UK - O2 Academy Brixton
February 17 - Manchester, UK - Academy
February 18 - Newcastle, UK - O2 Academy
February 20 - Glasgow, UK - O2 Academy
February 21 - Leeds, UK - O2 Academy
February 22 - Birmingham, UK - O2 Academy
The organisers of the British festival, Hammerfest has announced some more names for next year's edition of the event. British thrash metal legends Onslaught will be taking to the stage to promote their new album, "Sounds Of Violence," and they will be joined by fellow British thrashers, Evile. Also confirmed for the festival are Northern Irish thrash metal outfit Gama Bomb and American group, My Ruin. The festival will take place at Pontins in Prestatyn, Wales on March 18th and 19th.
The current lineup is as follows:
Welsh metal act Revoker have announced their singing with Roadrunner Records. The band now joins a long list of metal's elite such as Megadeth, Opeth and Dream Theater. The band are preparing to start the writing process for their upcoming studio album. The album is being produced by Skindred's Benji Webbe and is planned for release sometime in 2011.
Revoker recently performed on the stages of the United Kingdom's biggest metal festivals; Hammerfest and Download Festival.