Tag Archives: King Parrot

Weedeater announce summer tour dates with King Parrot

Posted by on July 12, 2023

  Weedeater will be hitting the road this August with support from King Parrot. The trek will kick off on August 5th in Albuquerque, NM, and run through September 11th in Greensboro, NC.   Tour Dates: 08/05 Albuquerque, NM @ Rock City Fest 08/30 Charlotte, NC @ Snug Harbor 08/31 Washington, DC @ Black Cat […]

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King Parrot streaming new song “Nor Is Yours” featuring Phil Anselmo

Posted by on September 22, 2020

  Australian thrash/grind/punk outfit King Parrot are gearing up for their new EP, Holed Up In The Lair, which will be released on October 9th via Housecore Records (North America). Today (22nd), the group has shared the new song “Nor Is Yours,” featuring Phil Anselmo (Pantera, Down, etc.) on guest vocals.    Matt Young comments: […]

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Coronavirus: Nile & King Parrot Australia, etc. tour POSTPONED

Posted by on March 24, 2020

Nile were forced to postpone their Australian, New Zealand and Japan tour due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Read statement below:

“We have received the following press release from our Australian and Japan Promoters:
Due to ongoing developments with current world health issues, the continuously changing circumstances, and with the best interests and well being of everyone involved, SOUNDWORKS DIRECT sadly has no option but to postpone the upcoming NILE tour.
This has been another incredibly difficult decision to make, but one we feel is the best to make at this point in time.
Ticket purchasers will receive a refund via point of purchase.
We urge everyone to please be patient during the refund process.
We sincerely apologize for all disappointment and inconvenience caused by these decisions made.
We are 100% committed to rescheduling these tours to a later time frame when world health issues settle.
April 22 – Perth, Badlands
April 23 – Canberra, The Basement
April 24 – Sydney, Crowbar
April 25 – Brisbane, Woolly Mammoth
April 26 – Melbourne, Max Watts
April 28 Wellington NZ, SAN FRAN
April 29- Auckland NZ, Galatos
In addition our Japanese dates below:
April 17 Tokyo club Cyclone
April 18 Tokyo Club Garret
April 19 Osaka AMhall
Japan dates are also postponed until later dates to be announced once we are able to re-confirm Australia and New Zealand.
*For Japan: The Ticket Holders / fans can keep their ticket for the upcoming tour as they will still be valid.
Once the new dates are announced if people cannot attend, promoters will refund the ticket price to them.”

Additionally, King Parrot’s Thrash Blast Grind Australian tour with Exhumed, King, and Theories has been postponed.

“Unfortunately Thrash Blast Grind tour is postponed. Mojo Burning in Brisbane postponed too.
Not sure on our other shows in Wollongong and Katoomba but it ain’t looking good. Stay safe out there guys and take care of your families. We’ll be back to the grind as soon as we can. Guess we better finish writing this new record… in isolation!”


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Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals announce rescheduled US tour dates w/ King Parrot

Posted by on June 8, 2018

Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals have announced the rescheduled dates for their U.S headlining trek with King Parrot. The group had to postpone the spring run to give Anselmo time to recover from his back surgery. This fall, the Choosing Mental Illness Tour will officially kick off on September 6th in New Orleans, LA […]

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Phil H. Anselmo & The Illegals postpone North American spring tour

Posted by on April 18, 2018

Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals were forced to postpone their North American spring tour with Housecore labelmates King Parrot until late summer. Anselmo made the decision based on his need for more time to recover from his recent back surgery. He explained: “I’ve decided to delay the Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals / […]

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King Parrot premiere “Piss Wreck” video

Posted by on September 19, 2017

King Parrot’s new album Ugly Produce, arrives this Friday (22nd) via Housecore Records. The Australian thrash/grindcore act will bring the LP with them on their upcoming tour with Superjoint, DevilDriver, Cane Hill, and Child Bite, which kicks off this Saturday (23rd). To get everyone excited for both the tour and album, they premiered a hilarious music […]

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Jason Newsted joins Voivod onstage in San Francisco

Posted by on June 9, 2016

Voivod’s tour with King Parrot and Child Bite continues until June 21st. but attendees to last night’s show in San Francisco got a chance to see something special. Former bassist Jason Newsted, who also played bass in Flotsam and Jetsam and some other band, joined them for their encore to play “Voivod.” After leaving Metallica […]

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Interview: King Parrot talk cost of Aussies touring the states, Housecore, hygeine

Posted by on June 7, 2016

You may have already seen Australia’s King Parrot as support on a tour with Clutch, Souflly, Down or Weedeater. Whether or not you can handle their brash sense of humor makes little difference to these five purveyors of frenetic punk and metal. At present, the band consists of vocalist Matthew “Youngy” Young, guitarist Ari “;Mr. White” White, guitarist Andrew […]

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Voivod, King Parrot, Child Bite announce North American tour

Posted by on March 28, 2016

Voivod are a nonstop machine when it comes to touring and as they finished their tour with Vektor, Black Fast and Eight Bells, they announced a new set of dates with Australian grind maniacs King Parrot and Child Bite. This time around, the Canadian thrashers will focus their efforts throughout the west coast of the […]

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Amnesia Rockfest announces lineup for 2016 as Cavaleras battle

Posted by on March 24, 2016

Canada may not be on the same level as Europe when it comes about rock and metal festivals but they are working their way there with massive festivals across their maple-y country. Amnesia Rockfest is one of the biggest festivals our northern neighbors have and, aside from being the set of cheesy porn videos, they […]

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