Canadian thrash metal veterans ANNIHILATOR will headline the first day of the 11th edition of the Trois-Rivières Metalfest. The festival will take place Friday, October 14 and Saturday, October 15 at the Bâtisse Industrielle (1760 av. Gilles-Villeneuve) in Trois-Rivières, Quebec, Canada.
Trois-Rivières Metalfest 2011 final festival billing:
Friday, October 14:
BENEATH THE MASSACRE
Saturday, October 15:
L’ESPRIT DU CLAN
MASS MURDER MESSIAH
END IS NEAR
ANNIHLATOR is currently working on its 14th studio release as well as a “special” recording that Waters describes as “a treat for the faithful ANNIHILATOR fans and a welcoming to our new fans.” The band is also in talks with labels about a record deal for Canada and the USA.
ANNIHILATOR’s self-titled album was released in Europe on May 17, 2010. The CD was made available in Europe via Earache Records, in Japan through Marquee and in Australia via Riot Entertainment. It was also released in the U.S. and Canada via iTunes and most all other digital/online outlets.