KREATOR – „Phantom Antichrist“ out now …

The time has come! The brand new album, „Phantom Antichrist“, by Germanys thrash metal export no. 1, KREATOR, is out now on CD, vinyl and as digital download!
„Phantom Antichrist“ is available as a regular jewel case CD, limited edition CD/DVD digipack, the extensive „Ultimate Edition“ box set, 2LP picture vinyl and various coloured 2LP vinyl editions – get your copy at the Nuclear Blast Mailorder: or surf to to download the album digitally.
A video containing snippets of all songs as well as comments from various heavy metal heavyweights about each song can be checked out at

Currently, the band is touring the Metalfest Open Airs across Europe before heading overseas to destroy the US together with label mates ACCEPT.
A European tour has been confirmed for November/December 2012.

Presented by Rock Hard, Legacy, Virus, Noizeletter, Musix, Piranha,, BLAST!

01.11.2012 BE – Antwerp, Trix
02.11.2012 DE – Giessen, Hessenhalle
03.11.2012 DE – Geiselwind, Music Hall
04.11.2012 NL – Eindhoven, Effenaar
05.11.2012 FR – Rennes, L´Etage
06.11.2012 FR – Paris, Bataclan
22.11.2012 HU – Budapest, Club 202
23.11.2012 AT – Wien, Arena
28.11.2012 SK – Bratislava
30.11.2012 DE – Leipzig, Hellraiser
10.12.2012 SE – Stockholm, Lilla Arenan
11.12.2012 SE – Gothenburg, Traedgarn
12.12.2012 DK – Copenhagen, Amager Bio
13.12.2012 DK – Aarhus, Voxhall
14.12.2012 DE – Hamburg, Große Freiheit 36
15.12.2012 DE – Stuttgart, LKA Longhorn
16.12.2012 NL – Leeuwarden, Schaaf
19.12.2012 DE – Saarbrücken, Garage
20.12.2012 DE – Hannover, Capitol
21.12.2012 DE – München, Backstage
22.12.2012 DE – Oberhausen, Turbinenhalle

“Brutalized thrash attack with increased attention for great melodies and dark moods. Perfect hybrid of classic heavy metal and idiosyncratic thrash with more contrasts than ever!”
ROCK TRIBUNE (B) | Vera Matthijssens

“Heavy, brutal & melodic! PHANTOM ANTICHRIST combines the best moments of all KREATOR albums!”
METAL HAMMER (GER) | Sebastian Kessler

“I need to change my pants! I think KREATOR just delivered their new signature album! F**K, I LOVE THIS BAND!”
SCREAM (NO) | Hakon Grav

“A strong album that keeps heavy metal very much alive!”
ZILLO (GER) | Christoph Kutzer

“Complex & diverse featuring just the best from all KREATOR eras. Very good.”
HEAVY (GER) | Jürgen Lugerth

Melodic and serious thrashy joy! Enormous amounts of ideas with expert songwriting and superbe performances throughout! If anyone releases a better thrash album in 2012, it'll take a mammoth effort!

“A really solid slab of thrash metal! Quite possibly the thrash album of the year!”
TERRORIZER (UK) | Lee MacBride

"KREATOR's finest post-millennial album... A truly classy European metal record".
KERRANG (UK) | KKKK | Jason Arnopp | |

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