Philly grindcore trio Die Choking will soon set out on a week-and-a-half U.S. run beside French grinders Department of Correction, plus others on select gigs. The trip officially launches later this week and stops in Brooklyn at Silent Barn (603 Bushwick Ave.) for a “ABC No Rio exile show” this Saturday evening (10/22) with local support from Pyrrhon, Chepang and Inertia. The BK show is a matinee with doors opening at 2pm. All ages, admission is a $7-12 “sliding scale” at the door (RSVP).
Die Choking will return to Silent Barn on January 26, 2017 for the NYC edition of “1Fest,” performing alongside the likes of Cloud Rat, Backslider, Escuela, Goolagoon and more [info]. Die Choking will also appear at the Syracuse version of “1Fest” at The Vault on Jan. 27 [info] and Boston’s interpretation of “1Fest” at a TBA venue on Jan. 28. Then in May, Die Choking will take part in “Maryland Deathfest,” with the likes of Autopsy, Insect Warefare, Siege, Warmaster and others.
Check out all upcoming tour dates and stream DC‘s latest effort, III, in full, below. The band are currently in the process of working on new material (stay tuned).
Die Choking live:
10/20/2016 Good Weekend – Allentown, PA w/ Department Of Correction, Buzzherd
10/21/2016 Shred Shed – Philadelphia, PA w/ Department Of Correction
10/22/2016 Silent Barn (ABC No Rio exile show) – Brooklyn, NY w/ Department Of Correction, Pyrrhon, Chepang, Inertia
10/23/2016 Gallery 5 – Richmond, VA w/ Department Of Correction, Burn/Ward
10/24/2016 Riffhouse Pub – Virginia Beach, VA w/ Department Of Correction, Amara
10/25/2016 Slims – Raleigh, NC w/ Department Of Correction, Old Codger
10/26/2016 The Station – Charlotte, NC w/ Department Of Correction, Lesser Life
10/27/2016 New Brookland Tavern – Columbia, SC w/ Department Of Correction, Abacus, Cazador
10/28/2016 529 – Atlanta, GA w/ Department Of Correction, Grinchfinger
10/29/2016 Rain Dogs – Jacksonville, FL w/ Department Of Correction, Shadow Hunter
10/30/2016 The Fest 15 – Gainesville, FL w/ Department Of Correction, Fucking Invincible, Coke Bust, Braid, Night Birds, more
11/10/2016 – Kung Fu Necktie – Philadelphia, PA w/ Trap Them, Yautja
1/26/2017 Silent Barn – Brooklyn, NY @ 1Fest NYC w/ Cloud Rat
1/27/2017 The Vault – Syracuse, NY @ 1Fest Syracuse w/ Cloud Rat
1/28/2017 TBA – Boston, MA @ 1Fest Boston w/ Cloud Rat
5/25-28/2017 Maryland Deathfest 2017 – Baltimore, MD w/ Autopsy, Insect Warefare, Siege, Warmaster, PLF, Iron Lung
Band promo shot by Jane Pags