After an all-too-short visit here in June upon release of their stunning new album ‘L’Enfant Sauvage’, metal masterminds GOJIRA have plotted a string of headline shows this winter. Kicking off on Bonfire Night, November 5, the band have ten of their biggest ever UK dates lined up, as part of a wider European tour.
Renowned for their incendiary live shows, this tour is set to be a real firecracker! Catch the band at the following dates:
Mon 5th Nov – Newcastle Northumbria University
Tue 6th Nov – Glasgow Garage
Wed 7th Nov – Manchester Academy 2
Thu 8th Nov – Cardiff Great Hall 2
Sat 10th Nov – Nottingham Rescue Rooms
Sun 11th Nov – London Koko
Mon 12th Nov – Wolverhampton Slade Rooms
Wed 14th Nov – Exeter Lemon Grove
Thu 15th Nov – Southampton Mo Club
Fri 16th Nov – Oxford Academy
Tickets will be available online from www.kilillive.com, by credit card hotline on 0844 871 8803, and from all usual outlets. All dates will go on general sale at 9am this Friday, with select pre-sales from Wednesday. A Kilimanjaro presentation by arrangement with K2 Agency.
“One of heavy metal’s most wildly creative and cerebral forces. This is metal taken to a higher plane of brilliance.” – 5* The Guardian
“Their most engrossing effort to date. Without a doubt, L’Enfant Sauvage takes them from a position of wealth in the underground and thrusts them into the big leagues.” – 4* Big Cheese
“L’Enfant Sauvage sounds like nothing else on Earth and a brand new and effortlessly brilliant benchmark. A gleaming slab of perfection…. some bands are special, and in the metal world of 2012, Gojira are the most special of all.” 9/10 Metal Hammer
“The time is ripe for them to be one of the most powerful forces in extreme metal.” – Terrorizer
“Now comes the record that makes that graduation official, L’Enfant Sauvage – a clear contender for album of the year….Start salivating now and behold.” – 4K Kerrang!