Skull Fist will be going on their first tour in Brazil this week! Skull Fist is a Canadian heavy metal band that released their first album “Head of the Pack” in August 2011. They have been one of our endorsees for about a year now and having been using Clayton products for 4 years! Check out their tour dates below, and you can visit their Facebook for more on the band.
Skull Fist was formed in 2007 in response to the lack of “ass kicking” heavy metal/rock n roll in the music industry. It took 4 years for frontman singer/axeman Jackie Slaughter to put together a solid lineup which includes Jonny Nesta on Guitar, Casey Slade on bass and Chris Steve on drums. The band recorded a 5 song E.P. in 2010 which led to playing festivals in europe, A tour in europe as well as landing them a management deal, A record deal with Noise Art Records and a Booking Agency deal the world wide succesful Rock the Nation booking. After releasing the bands 1st album in august of 2011 which won them best upcoming band in U.K’s biggest metal magazine Terrorizer as well as many features/reviews and top 10 lists in Kerrang, Decibel, Classic Rock magazine and Japan’s biggest rock magazine Burnn. the band has done an amazing amount of touring through Europe and the U.K. several times. Played many touring festivals, has Toured Japan and played with such names as Uriah Heep, Megadeth, Wasp, Sabaton, Doro, Anthrax and Blind Guardian. The band is currently looking at a Canadian tour in september, I european / United Kingdom tour with WASP for october and november followed by a Brazilian tour in January, Recording the next album in february/march as well as a United States tour in April. These guys have toured non stop since the release of there record in many different countries and are planning to record a new record to be release next summer.