Tag Archives: Bobby “Blitz” Ellsworth

Metal Review: Overkill: White Devil Armory (2014)

Overkill: White Devil Armory

Isn’t it funny how the little thrash metal band from New Jersey that could do no right are one of the bands carrying the torch for thrash all these years later? Back in the day, when thrash was thriving, there were a handful of bands that stood out above the rest. Some of these went

Overkill Releases Bitter Pill Music Video

Overkill White Devil Armory

New Jersey thrash metal veterans Overkill have released an official music video for the track Bitter Pill, taken from brand new album “White Devil Armory.” Commented vocalist Bobby “Blitz” Ellsworth: “Hello world, metal world, thrash world! WDA has landed and you my friends are the fucking recipients of the carnage! So, stand up, assume the

Overkill Releasing New Album Next Year

New Jersey thrash metal veterans Overkill are showing no signs of slowing down as they are already working on their new studio album and follow-up to “The Electric Age” which has now been confirmed for a March 2014 release. The band posted on twitter: “Album update: Ok so if you haven’t already heard, the new

Overkill Announces Co-Headlining Tour With Kreator

New Jersey thrash metal legends Overkill have announced a co-headlining tour with Germany’s Kreator. Opening the tour will be California’s Warbringer. Vocalist Bobby “Blitz” Ellsworth comments: “Overkill and Kreator is powerhouse combination, a serious one. Two thrash punch. This is what it’s all about! Hang on, LET’S DO THIS!” Overkill/Kreator Tour Dates: 10/30/13 Baltimore, MD

Overkill Drop Off Dark Roots of Thrash Tour

Unfortunately, Overkill was forced to cancel the remaining shows on the Dark Roots of Thrash Tour in February due to vocalist Bobby “Blitz” Ellsworth case of pneumonia. Overkill promise that after some time for recovery, they will be back out in the spring for their Northern European tour. The band had to cancel two of