Bobby Blitz of Overkill was the guest on Full Metal Jackie’s radio show this past weekend. The vocalist spoke about the band’s massive trek with Testament, as well as his feeling towards East Coast and West Coast thrash metal. He also talks about the evolution of Overkill’s music and their new younger audience. Read Full Metal Jackie’s interview with Bobby Blitz below:
Overkill's Bobby Blitz Talks 'Electric Age,' Ramones Spotting
On Saturday, May 12, thrash metal legends Overkill played the final date of their 'Electric Age' tour in front of 2000 rabid hometown fans. For nearly two hours, the band cranked out tracks encompassing their entire career and put on one of the greatest live shows we've ever seen … period.
Overkill's Bobby Blitz Chats With Full Metal Jackie
Overkill have just unveiled their new video for 'Electric Rattlesnake' from 'The Electric Age.' Once you start watching it, your eyes will remain glued to the screen to soak in the compelling plot footage and to experience what feels like a live Overkill performance. It's a captivating six minutes of thinking and thrashing. Nice work, Overkill.
With Meshuggah claiming their latest victory against death metal giants Cannibal Corpse, Meshuggah upped their Death Match record to 4-0 with their punishing new track 'Break Those Bones Whose Sinews Gave It Motion.' With four back-to-back wins, the track by the Swedish extreme metal innovators has been declared immortal in our Death Match Hall of Fame.