The KILLTHRAX Tour Makes Stop At The Fillmore Silver Spring

Written By: Brandon Delano

Fans filled The Fillmore on Monday night when the ‘Killthrax’ tour made a stop in Silver Spring, MD. The tour which is coheadlined by Anthrax and Killswitch Engage, also features Jasta and The Devil Wears Prada. With the floor and balconies full, fans showed that metal is indeed alive and well in the D.C. area.  The tour kicked off March 29th and will wrap up in Boston on May 7th. For any fan of metal this is a tour you don’t want to miss. Where else can you see two of the biggest names in metal on the same stage? 

Remaining Tour Dates:

APRIL
  4   The Dome at Oakdale, Wallingford, CT 
  5   Electric Factory, Philadelphia, PA 
  7   20 Monroe Live, Grand Rapids, MI 
  8   The Fillmore, Detroit, MI 
  9   Stage AE, Pittsburgh, PA 
11   The Ritz, Raleigh, NC 
12   Tabernacle, Atlanta, GA 
13   House of Blues, Orlando, FL 
15   Texas Independence Festival @ Grizzly Hall, Austin, TX 
16   Boggus Ford Events Center, Pharr, TX 
17   House of Blues, Houston, TX 
18   House of Blues, Dallas, TX  
20   The Marquee, Phoenix, AZ 
22   The Wiltern, Los Angeles, CA 
23   The Fillmore, San Francisco, CA 
25   Showbox SoDo, Seattle, WA 
26   Roseland Theatre, Portland, OR 
28   The Fillmore Auditorium, Denver, CO 
29   Sokol Auditorium, Omaha, NE 
30   Midland Theatre, Kansas City, MO 
 
MAY
  1   The Pageant, St. Louis, MO 
  3   Danforth Music Hall, Toronto, ON  CANADA 
  5   Paramount Theatre, Huntington, NY 
  6   Upstate Concert Hall, Clifton Park, NY 
  7   House of Blues, Boston, MA
 

Getting things started for the night was Hatebreed’s Jamey Jasta with his solo project Jasta. Jamey released his sophomore solo album The Lost Chapters on March 31st, the album can be purchased HERE. Listen to the track “Deadly Business” from the new album below. You can keep up with all that is Jasta HERE.

 

 

Touring in support of their latest release, Transit Blues, The Devil Wears Prada were next to take the stage. Fans can purchase the new album, as well as other merch HERE.

The Devil Wears Prada Setlist:

Daughter
Sailor’s Prayer
Planet A
Outnumbered
Worldwide
Assistant to the Regional Manager
Dead Throne
To the Key of Evergreen
Escape
Born to Lose
Mammoth

 

Icons Anthrax showed fans why they’re one of the ‘Big Four’ when it comes to thrash metal. The guys recently released the “‘For All Kings’ Limited Edition 7-Inch Box Set” for more info on the collector’s item box set go HERE. You can also check out the new track “Vice of the People,” from the box set HERE. Anthrax played a 12 song set that was just over an hour-long, the setlist for the night can be seen below. Anthrax will take the stage with two of the ‘Big Four’ when they join Megadeth and Slayer at this year’s Chicago Open Air Festival in July. 

Anthrax Setlist:
Among the Living
Caught in a Mosh
Madhouse
Fight ‘Em ‘Til You Can’t
I Am the Law
Breathing Lightning
Efilnikufesin (N.F.L.)
Evil Twin
March of the S.O.D. (Stormtroopers of Death cover)
Blood Eagle Wings

Encore:
Antisocial (Trust cover)
Indians

 

Killswitch Engage closed out the evening, kicking off their set with “Hate By Design”from their latest release, Incarnate. Highlights of the nights set were, “Hate By Design,” “My Last Serenade,” and DIO’s “Holy Diver”. Be sure to follow Killswitch Engage HERE.

Killswitch Engage Setlist:
Hate By Design
Vide Infra
My Last Serenade
A Bid Farewell
The Hell In Me
Arms Of Sorrow
Alone I stand
End Of Heartache
Quiet Distress
This Fire
Rose Of Sharyn
Absolution
Beyond The Flames
My Curse
Strength Of The Mind
Holy Diver (DIO Cover)
In Due Time

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