"some music was meant to stay underground..."

Gwar Premieres New Song, "Sick And Twisted," Online

Photo of Gwar

Band Photo: Gwar (?)

With only a little bit over a month left until GWAR's new album "Bloody Pit of Horror" hit stores, GWAR has teamed up with Metal Sucks to premiere another track off of their forthcoming album. Starting today you can listen to the world premiere of the track "Sick and Twisted." The band is currently on the road in America Junior (Canada) for the next four shows before they return to the United States for more devastation.

When reached for comment about Metal Sucks premiering the new track "Sick and Twisted" and his thoughts on the song, GWAR's Oderus Urungus had the following to say:

"This is a little ditty that pretty much sums up my feelings towards my own life and exposes my personal philosophy of complete shittiness. In this world of filth and hatred, pretty much everything is "Sick and Twisted."

GWAR has also announced that they will be playing five more shows starting the day after Christmas kicking off in New York City. Tickets for the fan club will go on sale October 20th and tickets for the general public will go on sale starting October 22nd. The dates and venues can be found below:

12/26 - New York, NY @ Best Buy Theater (Formerly Nokia Theater)
12/27 - So. Burlington, VT @ Higher Ground
12/28 - New Haven, CT @ Toad's Place
12/29 - Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club
12/30 - Norfolka, VA @ The Norva

Lead singer Oderus Urungus commented on the new dates:

"More gigs? More sluts? Hoes? Drugs? Rock and roll? New York City? I'm in! But then I have to get straight back to Antarctica, I hear the local super-mutant-penguin population is out of control."

In other GWAR news, the band has announced that they will be performing for the first time on network television on October 28th, when they take to the stage on "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon." The shows airs at 12:35 Eastern and the band will be tearing through their new single "Zombies, March!"

GWAR is giving fans across the globe with the chance to watch their Halloween show streaming live from The Rave/Eagle's Club in Milwaukee. The event will be a Pay Per View extravaganza and is scheduled to kick of at 11:00 PM Eastern Halloween night. Head over to GWARLive.com to sign up for the Pay Per View event. Tickets for this exclusive stream are $2.99 if you order before October 15, $3.99 if you order between October 16-30 and $4.99 the day of the broadcast.

GWAR's latest album, "Bloody Pit of Horror," will be in stores on November 9th, but you can pre-order your copy today from the official GWAR page on the Metal Blade Records website.

Catch GWAR on the "Bloody Tour Of Horror", with The Casualties, Infernaeon and Mobile Deathcamp:

10/19 - Moncton, NB @ Club Oxygen
10/20 - Halifax, NS @ The New Palace
10/22 - Quebec City, QC @ Theatre Imperial
10/23 - Toronto, ON @ Opera House
10/24 - Rochester, NY @ Water Street Music Hall
10/26 - Chicago, IL @ House of Blues
10/27 - Columbus, OH @ Newport Music Hall
10/29 - Grand Rapids, MI @ The Intersection
10/30 - Detroit, MI @ Harpo's
10/31 - Milwaukee, WI @ The Rave
11/2 - Dallas, TX @ House of Blues
11/3 - Little Rock, AR @ The Village
11/4 - New Orleans, LA @ House of Blues
11/5 - Houston, TX @ House of Blues
11/6 - Austin, TX @ Waterloo Park*
11/8 - Lawrence, KS @ Granada
11/9 - Tulsa, OK @ Cain's Ballroom
11/10 - Lincoln, NE @ Bourbon Theater
11/11 - Englewood, CO @ Gothic Theater
11/12 - Albuquerque, NM @ Sunshine Theater
11/13 - Tucson, AZ @ Rialto Theater
11/14 - Tempe, AZ @ Marquee Theater
11/15 - San Diego, CA @ House of Blues
11/16 - West Hollywood, CA @ House of Blues
11/17 - Ventura, CA @ Majestic Ventura Theater
11/18 - Chico, CA @ Senator Theater
11/19 - Reno, NV @ Knitting Factory
11/20 - Bend, OR @ Midtown Music Hall
11/21 - San Francisco, CA @ The Regency Ballroom
11/22 - Pomona, CA @ The Glass House Concert Hall
11/24 - Magna, UT @ The Great Salt Air
11/26 - Portland, OR @ Roseland Theater
11/27 - Spokane, WA @ Knitting Factory Concert House
11/28 - Seattle, WA @ Showbox SoDo
11/29 - Vancouver, BC @ Commodore Ballroom
12/1 - Edmonton, AB @ Edmonton Events Centre
12/2 - Calgary, AB @ MacEwan Hall Ballroom
12/3 - Regina, SK @ Riddell Centre
12/4 - Winnipeg, MB @ The Garrick Centre
12/6 - Minneapolis, MN @ The Cabooze

*Denotes Festival Date

NO SLEEP TIL... FESTIVAL AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND
12/10 - Auckland, New Zealand @ ASB Showgrounds
12/12 - Perth, Australia @ Arena Joondalup
12/15 - Adelaide, Australia @ Adelaide Entertainment Centre
12/17 - Melbourne, Australia @ Melbourne Showgrounds
12/18 - Sydney, Australia @ The Entertainment Quarter Moore Park
12/19 - Brisbane, Australia @ RNA Showgrounds

AFTER XMAS DATES
12/26 - New York, NY @ Best Buy Theater (Formerly Nokia Theater)
12/27 - So. Burlington, VT @ Higher Ground
12/28 - New Haven, CT @ Toad's Place
12/29 - Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club
12/30 - Norfolka, VA @ The Norva

What's Next?

Please share this article if you found it interesting.

You can get related band news and info in the sidebar and on the respective band pages.


2 Comments on "Gwar Premieres New Song Online"

Post your comments and discuss the article below! (no login required)

The_Avant_Garde's avatar

Writer

1. The_Avant_Garde writes:

American Junior eh?
I guess our free healthcare
just makes you guys so bitter! :P

all jokes aside, NOT a great song..
ZOMBIES MARCH was epic though

# Oct 19, 2010 @ 1:48 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
Cynic's avatar

Senior Reviewer

2. Cynic writes:

I actually quite liked it - reminds me a lot of their earlier stuff, not a lot of people give Gwar enough notice for their pretty individual riffing - Mike Derks is a great guitarist.

# Oct 20, 2010 @ 6:16 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address

To minimize comment spam/abuse, you cannot post comments on articles over a month old. Please check the sidebar to the right or the related band pages for recent related news articles.