The Rock City archives: 2015

Glamour Of The Kill, Rock City Basement

  • Friday 6th March 2015
  • Supported by: The Hype Theory + E O E + Ashes

Glamour of the Kill (also styled as GOTK) are an English post-hardcore band from York, United Kingdom. They had a Kerrang! video of the week with the track "Feeling Alive".

Recently, the band opened for We Came as Romans and Alesana along with Iwrestledabearonce across Europe and the UK in Jan/Feb. They then joined a European tour with Yashin and Dear Superstar across Europe in March/April. They were then added as the local support for the Newcastle date of the 2012 Jagermeister Music Tour, supporting Skindred, Therapy? and Black Spiders. The event was performed at the O2 Academy in Newcastle Upon Tyne on Thursday 12 April 2012. Shortly after the band signed to eOne Entertainment Music worldwide. October/November saw the band fly out for their first tour of the USA on the Inked Music Tour along with Alesana, In Fear and Faith, Vampires Everywhere and This or the Apocalypse. Nov/Dec Band enter the studio to work on their second full length album with Producer Joey Sturgis and engineer Nick Scott.

On 16 July, the first single off the bands upcoming second album "Savages", was released, the track entitled "Break."

On 3 September, their new music video "Second Chance" came out on

In September 2013, Glamour of the Kill toured alongside The Defiled as the support to Motionless in White on their Infamous UK Tour 2013.

In March and April 2014, the band toured as main support for Heaven's Basement on their Welcome Home Tour.


“Glamour Of The Kill are one of the UK’s brightest young hopes.” - Kerrang!

“The UK has a new crossover phenomenon in the making.” - Metal Hammer

“Glamour Of The Kill have been thrown in at the deep end and seem to be loving the water!” - Big Cheese

“Glamour Of The Kill are shaping up to be the UK’s hottest and fastest rising new band.” - Kerrang!

"Listen to a song by Glamour Of The Kill. And try to forget it. Hard isn’t it?" - Metal Hammer


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