Killing Joke announce 40th anniversary tour, get presale tickets
- Craig Angus
- 10 April 2018
Jaz Coleman and band take Laugh At Your Peril tour on the road in November 2018
Killing Joke have announced a UK tour to celebrate their 40th year as a band. Presale tickets for the gigs go on sale through O2 priority at 10am on Wed 11 Apr. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on Fri 13 Apr.
Jaz Coleman and 'Big Paul' Ferguson met in 1978, with the group forming shortly after. To date they've released 15 studio albums, from their self-titled 1980 debut to 2015's Pylon. The band are considered one of industrial rock's most influential bands, impacting the careers of Metallica, Nine Inch Nails and Nirvana.
The Laugh At Your Peril tour kicks off at Nottingham's Rock City on Fri 2 Nov, finishing up at London's Roundhouse on Sat 17 Nov, and includes gigs in Glasgow, Manchester and Bristol.
Killing Joke UK tour dates 2018:
Fri 2 Nov – Rock City, Nottingham
Sat 3 Nov – O2 Academy, Leeds
Sun 4 Nov – Northumbria Institute, Newcastle
Tue 6 Nov – Barrowlands, Glasgow
Wed 7 Nov – Manchester Academy
Fri 9 Nov – O2 Institute, Birmingham
Sat 10 Nov – O2 Academy, Bristol
Sun 11 Nov – O2 Guildhall, Southampton
Tue 13 Nov – Corn Exchange, Cambridge
Wed 14 Nov – UEA, Norwich
Fri 16 Nov – O2 Academy, Oxford
Sat 17 Nov – Roundhouse, London