Of the numerous revelations I had aboard final yr’s 70,000 Tons of Metallic cruise — one thing about being on a large boat simply makes you concentrate on LIFE and shit, ya know? — was this: Kataklysm are a fully phenomenal dwell band! A lot enjoyable. I’m undecided why it took me this lengthy to determine that out — I’ve seen ’em a handful of occasions through the years and I’ve at all times loved their recorded output — however for some purpose it simply clicked whereas on a ship in the course of the Caribbean Sea with three thousand different heshers.

What I’m saying is, be sure to go and see Kataklysm dwell after they come by means of your city this fall with Exhorder, Krisiun and Hatchet. You may be extraordinarily happy along with your determination, I promise. Sez frontman frontman Maurizio Iacono:

“It took some time for us to get a full North American tour put collectively for Meditations due to an intensive schedule and likewise the arrival of my little boy earlier this yr. However, we’re lastly right here and with a hell of a bundle this time. We’re very excited to share the stage with the legendary Exhorder; Slaughter of the Vatican is one in all my all time favourite information. And to spherical off the bundle having our brothers in Krisiun with us and the thrash outfit Hatchet is gonna make this a memorable tour. We are going to play a diverse set of the bands discography and naturally our newest album Meditations, all wrapped up in a devastating dwell present as solely Kataklysm can ship. It’s gonna be sick. See you all very quickly.”


Sep. 04 Joliet, IL – The Forge
Sep. 05 Cave-in-Rock, IL – FULL TERROR ASSAULT
Sep. 06 Kansas Metropolis, MO – The Riot Room
Sep. 07 Colorado Springs, CO – The Black Sheep
Sep. 08 Denver, CO – Oriental Theater
Sep. 10 Seattle, WA – El Corazon
Sep. 11 Portland, OR – Bossanova Ballroom
Sep. 12 Oakland, CA – Metro Opera Home
Sep. 13 Los Angeles, CA – Union
Sep. 14 San Diego, CA – Brick by Brick
Sep. 15 Mesa, AZ – Membership Crimson
Sep. 16 El Paso, TX – Rockhouse Bar & Grill
Sep. 17 Austin, TX – Come and Take it Reside!
Sep. 18 Dallas, TX – Gasoline Monkey Reside!
Sep. 20 Cincinnati, OH – Riverfront Reside
Sep. 21 Atlanta, GA – TBC
Sep. 22 Baltimore, MD – Soundstage
Sep. 23. Brooklyn, NY – Market Resort
Sep. 26 Poughkeepsie, NY – The Probability
Sep. 25 Studying, PA – Reverb
Sep. 26 Worcester, MA – The Palladium