HAVOK the thrash metal powerhouse reigning from Colorado formed in 2004. After two self-released albums, the band caught the attention of England’s Candlelight Records. Burn was released in early spring of 2009. Incorporating blisteringly fast guitar riffs, machine-like drumming, groovy bass lines, searing leads, and hard-hitting vocals, HAVOK is able to maintain that *punch-you-in-the-throat* style of music. Fast forward to 2011 and the Denver-based thrashers return with their second album. The band turns the heat up with new thrash anthems. Time Is Up immediately showcases the band’s highly skilled musicianship.Blistering guitar work once again highlights the album. Song standouts include album opener “Prepare for Attack,” “Fatal Intervention,” “Covering Fire,” and“Scumbag in Disguise.”

Although there are many other thrash bands out there, there is one thing that sets HAVOK apart from the others. This band puts their own stamp on the genre by employing a more technical side of music, while maintaining the feel. HAVOK’s live show is where the band really catches peoples’ attention, with their non-stop energy level and their ability to get the audience involved. They are a must-see for any fan of live music! HAVOK has received tons of positive feedback for their efforts to make thrash a mainstay in modern music: and they will continue to spread the intensity until they decide the job is done! Given their talent, determination, and constantly growing fan base, HAVOK is destined to become a mainstay in this scene!


2005 - Thrash Can (Demo)

2006 - Murder By Metal (Single)

2007 - Pwn 'Em all (EP)

2009 - Burn

2010 - Fatal Intervention (Single)

2011 - Scumbag In Disguise (Single)

2011 - Time Is Up

2012 - Point Of No Return (EP)

2013 - Give Me Liberty... Or Give Me Death (Single)

2013 - Unnatural Selection

2014 - The Candlelight Years (Box-Set)

2016 - Claiming Certainty (Live) (Single)

2017 - Hang 'Em High (Single)

2017 - Ingsoc (Single)

2017 - Intention To Deceive (Single)

2017 - Conformicide

2020 - V



Donnerstag 23.06.2016
Die Thrash Metal Legenden MEGADETH spielten im Rahmen der "Dystopia Tour" im ausverkauften Hamburger Docks.


Burn - Cover
HAVOK aus Colorado zocken auf ihrem Debüt (?) „Burn“ waschechten Old School-Thrash Metal, der hörbar von Bands wie METALLICA (natürlich nur die ersten drei Alben betreffend), SLAYER, TESTA
Point Of No Return - Cover
Die Thrasher aus Denver, Colorado kredenzen uns als Überbrückung zum Nachfolger ihres letzten Albums „Time Is Up“ eine EP mit vier Songs und zwei Videos.
Time Is Up - Cover
Rein inhaltlich könnte ich hier glatt mein Review des letzten Albums "Burn" des Quartetts aus Denver abschreiben und nur andere Songtitel einsetzen.

Lange herbei gesehnt hatte ich die Veröffentlichung des aktuellen HAVOK-Albums.