New York industrial/metal duo Hanzel und Gretyl has announced the GRIMM SHIZA tour of Europe, beginning on October 8 in Hamburg, Germany, and continuing until Halloween in Thessaloniki, Greece. Additional tour dates can be found via the Hanzel und Gretyl website, with the band stating, “We invite you all to joins us in our dark ritualistic quest for better living through Satanik and Oktoberfest-inspired beer drinking Madness!”
In addition, Hanzel und Gretyl is featured on the upcoming documentary Rammstein in Amerika, including an interview with the band on a Brooklyn, NY rooftop. Of the documentary, the band states, “For those of you who may not know, we were the first band to play with Rammstein in the USA, followed by supporting them on their first American tour in 1997.”
Hanzel und Gretyl released its seventh full-length album, Black Forest Metal, on Metropolis Records in November of last year, funded successfully via PledgeMusic. A new album, titled Satanik Germanik is scheduled for release later in 2015.