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Tag Archives: Bobby Blitz

As SDR show turns one, co-host Ralph Sutton recaps the year in rock

Posted by on May 13, 2015

While the podcast world is increasingly crowded, a good concept can stick out, and what’s a better concept than Sex, Drugs and Rock and Roll? That’s the thought process behind The SDR Show, a podcast hosted by radio vet Ralph Sutton and metalhead comedian Big Jay Oakerson. With the show’s one-year anniversary this week, we […]

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Overkill sign worldwide deal with Nuclear Blast, announce tour, box set

Posted by on March 27, 2015

It’s been 35 years since Overkill first formed, and 30 since their first album, Feel the Fire. Now the New Jersey thrash quintet are commemorating their anniversary with a new label in the United States, Nuclear Blast, and a box set that will consist of their entire back catalog. While the band have been on Nuclear […]

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Bobby Blitz was mistakenly given six months to live

Posted by on August 8, 2014

If you had six months to live, what would you do with that time? That’s a predicament Overkill’s Bobby “Blitz” Ellsworth found himself in that inspired “Another Day to Die” on the band’s White Devil Armory. In an interview with RockSverige, Ellsworth recalls that he was in Hambyrg, Germany when he wound up in the hospital […]

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Overkill release video for ‘Armorist’

Posted by on July 1, 2014

Well, Overkill certainly aren’t slowing down with age. The band’s 17th studio album, White Devil Armory, will be out later this month on eOne, and the first song on the album, “Armorist,” is as fast and thrashy as anything they’ve put out. Singer Bobby Blitz is on point – just listen to the scream he lets […]

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