By Larry Petro, News Monkey
Friday, September 23, 2016 @ 4:21 PM

New EP The Apothic Gloom Out Now

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American heavy metal torchbearers SKELETONWITCH are happy to announce they will return to Europe to join Norwegian black n roll titans KVELERTAK on tour this Winter. Dates can be found in the poster and at the bottom of this page.

Earlier this year, SKELETONWITCH hit the road as a part of Decibel Magazine's annual tour with ABBATH, HIGH ON FIRE and TRIBULATION. Having just completed a Canadian run which included an appearance at Heavy Montreal, SKELETONWITCH is about to embark on a full U.S. tour with support from IRON REAGAN (members of MUNICIPAL WASTE and DARKEST HOUR), Belgium's OATHBREAKER, the Sonoran Desert's GATECREEPER, the Bay Area's NECROT, and Cleveland's HOMEWRECKER.

SKELETONWITCH's new EP, The Apothic Gloom, topped the Billboard Hard Music charts at #7 during the week of release and has received critical acclaim as a new high water mark for the band creatively. Marked for "pushing the blackened edge of their thrash attack to devastating effect" (Metal Hammer UK), with "a cold blast of icy, melodic black metal fury" (Noisey), The Apothic Gloom features the most ambitious work of the band's career.


  • 9/24 - Athens, OH - The Union
  • 9/25 - Cleveland, OH - Grog Shop
"Curse Of The Dead" U.S. TOUR DATES
  • 9/28 - Asheville, NC - Mothlight #
  • 9/29 - Atlanta, GA - The Earl ^
  • 9/30 - Savannah, GA - The Jinx ^
  • 10/1 - Tampa, FL - Crowbar ^
  • 10/2 - Gainesville, FL - The Atlantic ^
  • 10/4 - New Orleans, LA - Siberia ^
  • 10/5 - Houston, TX - White Oak ^
  • 10/6 - Dallas, TX - RBC ^
  • 10/7 - Austin, TX - Barracuda ^
  • 10/9 - Phoenix, AZ - Rebel Lounge ^
  • 10/10 - San Diego, CA - Brick By Brick ^
  • 10/11 - Los Angeles, CA - The Roxy ^ (w/ NECROT)
  • 10/12 - San Francisco, CA - DNA Lounge ^ (w/ NECROT)
  • 10/14 - Portland, OR - Panic Room ^
  • 10/15 - Seattle, WA - Highline ^
  • 10/17 - Salt Lake City, UT - Metro Bar ^
  • 10/18 - Denver, CO - Marquis Theater ^
  • 10/19 - Kansas City, MO - Riot Room &
  • 10/20 - Des Moines, IA - Vaudeville Mews &
  • 10/21 - Minneapolis, MN - Triple Rock &
  • 10/22 - Chicago, IL - Subterranean &
  • 10/23 - Indianapolis, IN - 5th Quarter &
  • 10/25 - Pittsburgh, PA - Cattivo &
  • 10/26 - Philadelphia, PA - Underground Arts &
  • 10/27 - Brooklyn, NY - Saint Vitus &
  • 10/28 - Brooklyn, NY - Saint Vitus & - SOLD OUT
  • 10/29 - Baltimore, MD - Metro Gallery &
  • 10/30 - Richmond, VA - Hardywood Brewery &


  • 11/16 Berlin, DE - SO36 *
  • 11/17 Dresden, DE - Beatpol *
  • 11/18 Warsaw, PL - Hydrozagadka-Klub *
  • 11/19 Prague, CZ - Lucerna Music Bar *
  • 11/21 Munich, DE - Backstage Werk *
  • 11/22 Vienna, AT - Arena *
  • 11/23 Ravenna, IT - Bronson *
  • 11/24 Bulle, CH - Ebullition *
  • 11/25 Zurich, CH - Plaza *
  • 11/26 Barcelona, ES - Razzmatazz 2 *
  • 11/27 Madrid, ES - Sala Heineken *
  • 11/29 Paris, FR - La Maroquinerie *
  • 11/30 Nantes, FR - Le Ferrailleur *
  • 12/1 Tourcoing, FR - Le Grand Mix *
  • 12/2 Manchester, UK - Sound Control *
  • 12/3 Sheffield, UK - Corporation *
  • 12/4 Glasgow, UK - ABC2 *
  • 12/5 London, UK - Electric Ballroom *
  • 12/6 Cologne, DE - Kantine *
  • 12/7 Brussels, BE - VK *
  • 12/8 Deventer, NL - Burger Weeshuis *
  • 12/9 Eindhoven, NL - Dynamo *
  • 12/10 Wiesbaden, DE - Alter Schlachthof*
  • 12/11 Hamburg, DE - Markthalle *

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