The California Groove Machine known as DEVILDRIVER released their sixth studio album Winter Kills in August 2013 via Napalm Records. Winter Kills hit charts all over the world, with some of the band’s best chart numbers to date. In North America, Winter Kills came in at #32 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart (The band’s highest chart debut ever), #3 on the Billboard Hard Music Chart, #10 on the Billboard Rock Chart and #13 on the Billboard Independent Chart. Winter Kills is available on iTunes. The album can also be ordered on Amazon
One of the standout tracks on the album was the band’s groundbreaking cover of the AWOLNATION hit single “Sail”. The song has become a staple of the band’s live set as well as a fan favorite. “Sail” has also been receiving heavy airplay on Sirius XM’s “Octane”.
Recently the band completed work on a lyric video for “Sail” which is receiving its exclusive premiere today via Loudwire. Check out the video HERE.
DEVILDRIVER is currently on tour as part of the Soundwave Festival in Australia, following those dates, the band heads to Japan for three special shows with Bay Area Thrashers Testament. March 27th sees the band kicking off a European headline tour in Cologne, Germany and it will run through April 19th in Schijndel, Netherlands.
Plans for a North American tour are being finalized now and will be announced in the coming weeks.
DevilDriver Australian, Japanese and European Tour Dates:
2/28: Melbourne, Australia @ Soundwave Festival
3/1: Adelaide, Australia @ Soundwave Festival
3/3: Perth, Australia @ Soundwave Festival
3/5: Osaka-Shi, Japan @ Akason
3/6: Tokyo, Japan @ O-East
3/7: Nagoya, Japan @ Club Quattro
3/27: Cologne, Germany @ Underground
3/28: Fribourg, Switzerladn @ FRI-SON
3/29: Aarau, Switzerland @ Kiff
3/31: Munich, Germany @ Backstage Halle
4/1:Paris, France @ Le Trabendo
4/3: Cardiff, United Kingdom @ Solus
4/4: London, United Kingdom @ Electric Ballroom
4/5: Wolverhampton, United Kingdom @ Wulfurn Hall
4/6: Glasgow, Scotland @ Garage
4/7: Belfast, Ireland @ The Limelight
4/8: Dublin, Ireland @ The Academy
4/9: Manchester, United Kingdom @ O2 Academy 2
4/10: Southampton, United Kingdom @ Mo Club
4/11: Cambrai, France @ BETIZ FEST
4/12: Herford, Germany @ Club X
4/13: Aarhus, Denmark @ Voxhall
4/15: Stockholm, Sweden @ Klubben
4/16: Gothenburg, Sweden @ Sticky Fingers
4/17: Hamburg, Germany @ Gruenspan
4/18: Antwerp, Belgium @ Trix
4/19: Schijndel, Netherlands Paaspop