Ministry Announce 2018 European Tour

Ministry have announced a 2018 European tour. The band will also be joined by Converge, Chelsea Wolfe, and Grave Pleasures on select dates.

Tour Dates:

07/11 Viveiro, SPA – Resurrection
07/12 Bordeaux, FRA – Rocher de Palmer (feat. Grave Pleasures)
07/13 Paris, FRA – Elysee Montmartre (feat. Grave Pleasures)
07/14 Eindhoven, NET – Dynamo Metal Fest
07/15 Dour, BEL – Dour Fest
07/17 Nottingham, UK – Rock City (feat. Chelsea Wolfe)
07/18 Glasgow, UK – O2 ABC (feat. Chelsea Wolfe)
07/20 Manchester, UK – Albert Hall (feat. Chelsea Wolfe)
07/21 London, UK – The Forum (feat. Chelsea Wolfe)
07/23 Belfast, IRE – Limelight (feat. Chelsea Wolfe)
07/24 Dublin, IRE – Tivoli (feat. Chelsea Wolfe)
07/25 Bristol, UK – SWX (feat. Chelsea Wolfe)
07/27 Szekesfehervar, HUN – Fezen Festival
07/28 Buchenberg, GER – Rock The King
07/30 Munchen, GER – Backstage
07/31 Segrate, ITA – Circolo Magnolia Open Air (feat. Grave Pleasures)
08/01 Rome, ITA – Villa Ada (feat. Grave Pleasures)
08/03 Zurich, SWI – Dynamo (feat. Grave Pleasures)
08/04 Geneve, SWI – L’Usine (feat. Grave Pleasures)
08/06 Wiesbaden, GER – Schlachthof (feat. Converge & Grave Pleasures)
08/07 Nurnberg, GER – Lowensaal (feat. Converge & Grave Pleasures)
08/08 Leipzig, GER – Taubchenthal (feat. Grave Pleasures)
08/10 Jaromer, CZE – Brutal Assault
08/11 Hildesheim, GER – Mera Luna
08/12 Kortrijk, BEL – Alcatraz
08/14 Koln, GER – Essifabrik (feat. Grave Pleasures)
08/15 Saarbrucken, GER – Garage (feat. Grave Pleasures)
08/17 Saint Nolff, FRA – Motocultor


Ministry Premiere “Twilight Zone” Video

Ministry have premiered a new video for their new song “Twilight Zone.” This track is from the band’s new album “AmeriKKKant,” which will be released on March 9. Al Jourgensen commented:

“We are in completely uncharted territory now, witnessing the unraveling of what was once a functional democracy. Our government is under attack. Our planet is under attack. It’s time for a major reboot.”

Ministry Stream New Song “Twilight Zone”, Announce UK/Ireland Tour With Chelsea Wolfe

Ministry are streaming a new song titled “Twilight Zone” via Spotify. This track is from the band’s new album “AmeriKKKant,” which will be released on March 9.

In other news, the group have also announced UK/Ireland dates with Chelsea Wolfe:

08/17 Nottingham, UK – Rock City
08/18 Glasgow, UK – O2 ABC
08/20 Manchester, UK – Albert Hall
08/21 London, UK – The Forum
08/23 Belfast, IRE – Limelight
08/24 Dublin, IRE – Tivoli
08/25 Bristol, UK – SWX

Furthermore, a new video featurning Ministry’s Al Jourgensen discussing whether or not Trump should be impeached or jailed has also been shared:

Ministry Recruit Joey Jordison (Ex-Slipknot), Burton C. Bell (Fear Factory), & DJ Swamp For Upcoming Tour

Ministry have revealed that Joey Joridson (Vimic, ex-Slipknot, etc.), Burton C. Bell (Fear Factory), and DJ Swamp will be joining frontman Al Jourgensen, guitarists Sin Quirin and Cesar Soto, bassist Tony Campos (Fear Factory, etc.), and keyboardist John Bechdel on there upcoming North American tour. Chelsea Wolfe will seve as support on that run.

Bell, who also guested on Ministry’s new song “Wargasm“ had the following to say:

“I am very honored to be part of Ministry‘s ‘all-star’ crew for the upcoming ‘Amerikkkant‘ tour. Working with Al over the years has been a blast and a dream come true, and to be part of another Ministry album was another milestone in my career. Hanging, laughing, playing with AL, JB, Sin, Cesar, Tony and Joey is always a good time. I’ve known all these characters for some time, and they will never get old! I expect this tour to be super fun. Like the songs goes, “my whole life is making music with my friends, and I can’t wait to get on the road again…”

Jordison added:

“This looks to be a landmark tour with an amazing lineup and a killer new record and we look forward to these shows and celebrating a new chapter in the history of Ministry. But more importantly, the current status and future of Ministry‘s music and legacy. So, to the past, present and most importantly to the future, stay alert as this is not to be missed and we hope you will join us at these shows. We’ll see you on the road very soon.”

Ministry’s new album “AmeriKKKant” will be out on March 9.

Ministry Premiere New Song “Wargasm” Feat. Burton C. Bell (Fear Factory)

Ministry have premiered a lyric video for their new song “Wargasm.” This track features a guest spot from Burton C. Bell (Fear Factory), and it will appear on the band’s new album “AmeriKKKant” (out March 9).

Ministry’s Al Jourgensen Discusses The Writing Process For New Album “AmeriKKKant” In New Video

Ministry have shared a new video of Al Jourgensen discussing the writing process for their new album “AmeriKKKant.” That effort will be released on March 9.

Ministry Premiere “Antifa” Video, Reveal “Amerikkkant” Album Details, & Announce Tour With Chelsea Wolfe

Ministry have premiered a new video for their new song “Antifa.” This song is from their new album “AmeriKKKant,” which will be released on March 9. Frontman Al Jourgensen produced the effort and had the following to say:

“This album, ‘AmeriKKKant‘, will provide FEMA-type relief for the devastation ‘Hurricane Cheeto’ has brought upon us.”

“Amerikkkant” Track Listing:

01. “I Know Words”
02. “Twilight Zone”
03. “Victims Of A Clown”
04. “TV5/4Chan”
05. “We’re Tired Of It”
06. “Wargasm”
07. “Antifa”
08. “Game Over”
09. “AmeriKKKa”

In other news, the band have also announced a tour with Chelsea Wolfe:

03/22 Anaheim, CA – House Of Blues
03/23 Ventura, CA – Ventura Theatre
03/24 Las Vegas, NV – Brooklyn Bowl
03/26 Sacramento, CA – Ace Of Spades
03/28 Portland, OR – Roseland Theatre
03/29 Vancouver, BC – Vogue Theatre
03/31 Edmonton, AB – Union Hall
04/01 Calgary, AB – Palace Theatre
04/03 Missoula, MT – Wilma Theatre
04/05 Lincoln, NE – Bourbon Theatre
04/07 Chicago, IL – Riviera Theatre
04/08 Milwaukee, WI – Turner Hall Ballroom
04/10 Cincinnati, OH – Bogart’s
04/11 Grand Rapids, MI – 20 Monroe Live
04/12 Indianapolis, IN – Egyptian Room
04/14 Toronto, ON – Opera House
04/15 Montreal, QC – MTelus
04/17 Boston, MA – Royale
04/18 Portland, ME – Aura
04/19 Huntington, NY – Paramount Theatre
04/21 Montclair, NJ – Wellmont Theatre
04/22 Buffalo, NY – Town Ballroom
04/23 Baltimore, MD – Rams Head Live
04/25 Atlanta, GA – Center Stage
04/26 Orlando, FL – Hard Rock Live
04/28 Austin, TX – Levitation Festival