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The Cult announce tour of England with The Mission and Killing Joke

The Cult have announced that they will be headlining an upcoming tour of England with The Mission and Killing this September. Ian Astbury had the following to say: “This is a fantastic bill and these will be magical shows, a unique occasion that we look forward to with great anticipation. The band is killing it […]

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Killing Joke team up with Pledge Music

Killing Joke have announced that they plan to release a new 3 CD live album titled ‘Down By The River’ in January 2012. With the announcement of the new album the band will team up with Pledge Music to offer fans the opportunity to buy special packages for the album. At the time of writing […]

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Killing Joke join Camden Crawl 2011 line-up

Killing Joke have now joined the line-up for ‘Camden Crawl 2011’, set to run from April 30th – May 1st; this will see them lining up alongside the likes of Graham Coxon, The Lemonheads & British Sea Power. In addition, the legendary British band have been confirmed for this year’s Sonisphere Festival at Knebworth House […]

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Sonisphere announce 28 acts including Bad Religion, Cavalera Conspiracy, Sylosis, Richard Cheese & More

Sonisphere Festival Knebworth has revealed another 28 names for its 2011 line up. Bad Religion come to Knebworth for a rare major outdoor UK festival appearance. The punk rock revivalists have been a huge inspiration to countless bands with their catchy, politically charged songs, not to mention guitarist Brett Gurewitz giving birth to the hugely […]

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Killing Joke announce new single, tour dates and Sonisphere 2011 Appearance

Killing Joke will make three headline UK appearances in March/April 2011; as with KJ’s last two UK dates in October 2010, the above shows will feature the original line-up of Jaz Coleman, Geordie, Paul Ferguson & Youth; they coincide with the release of new single/video ‘European Super State’ via Spinefarm Records. Taken from the band’s current/13th […]

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Killing Joke frontman receives major award in France for service to the arts

Prior to the band’s sold-out headline show in Paris on September 27th, Killing Joke vocalist Jaz Coleman was presented with a prestigious award at the Casino de Paris. In the presence of friends, family and local dignitaries, Jaz was formally honoured as  ‘Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres’ in a ceremony that saw music from […]

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Killing Jokes Absolute Dissent limited edition to feature tribute CD titled Absolute Respect

Killing Joke will release their 13th studio album, ‘Absolute Dissent’, on September 27th 2010 via Spinefarm Records UK. The album – housed in a sleeve designed by artist/musician Jimmy Cauty of KLF fame – will be available in variety of formats, including standard 12-track CD, digital download & limited edition Deluxe CD format featuring enhanced […]

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