To celebrate the release of their pummelling new album, ‘Shun the Reptile’ on the 2nd November, Melodic Death Metallers Zombies Ate My Girlfriend have announced launch dates in both Johannesburg and Cape Town. The 3rd of November sees them heading up north to Sundowners in Alberton with support coming from Deadline, Chaos Doctrine and Riddlebreak. They’ll be back at home on the 9thNovember at Mercury Live with Atlantic South supporting.
Established in 2012 and renowned as one of South Africa’s top metal acts, Zombies Ate My Girlfriend has enjoyed sharing stages with a slew of touring bands from abroad. Including, Protest the Hero, Darkest Hour, 36 Crazyfists, Monuments, August Burns Red, Unearth and DevilDriver. In 2016 the guys were crowned champions of the Wacken Metal Battle at the legendary Wacken Open Air in Germany, making them the first South African band to achieve this feat. South African album launch shows will take place in early November in both Cape Town and Gauteng, with a German tour planned for 2019.