hot off the presses from the Roadrunner Records UK office: ROADRUNNER RECORDS is set to bring you ROAD RAGE 2002. The tour sees 3 of our very finest new acts hit the road in the UK and Europe for a series of killer shows. The extensive 12 date run routes through most key areas of Blighty plus shows in Belfast and Dublin too. Tickets are priced at the frankly bargain cost of £7.50* and to top it all off, the shows are all open to ages 14+ with 4 venues operating an all ages policy. This tour promises to be THE fiercest of the year. Mind blowing Massachusetts 5 piece, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE will be thrashing their way across the UK bringing you live tracks from their awesome debut 'Alive or Just Breathing'. This band is all about impact and with new vocalist Howard on board, the band are all set to kick some serious shit. Expect monster guitar riffs, heart pounding drums, a serious stage presence, screams, melodies and more besides! Chicago's FIVE POINTE 0 will be bringing their crazy show to town, showcasing the recently released 'Untitled' album. These guys have been on the road so long they can play their tunes blindfolded, without losing a drop of passion. Engaging, loud, heavy, angry - Five Pointe 0 will take you through a set that will leave you wanting more. And last but not least, a chance to see Alaska's 36 CRAZYFISTS, bringing the breathtaking album 'Bitterness the Star' to the live arena. Prepare to be astonished by the power and vulnerability of frontman Brock's voice...tinged with elements of the emo-core vibe, the band play their own unique blend of sonic delights merged with a post-hardcore urgency certain to astound the hardest of cynics. ROADRAGE 2002 is spaced over two legs and will be crashing into the following UK towns… 14th October Nottingham, Rock City (Box Office: 078500691488) 15th October Bristol, Academy (Box Office: 01212623002) 16th October Exeter, Lemon Grove (Box Office: 01392841041) 18th October Bradford, Rio's (Box Office: 01274735549) 19th October Birmingham, Academy 2 (Box Office: 01212623002) 20th October Newcastle University (Box Office: 01212623002) 22nd November Glasgow, Cathouse (Box Office: 01415721120) 23rd November Dublin,Music Centre* (Box Office: +35314546656) 24th November Belfast, Limelight* (Box Office: +2890325942) 25th November Manchester University (Box Office: 02075946955) 26th November London, Mean Fiddler* (Box Office: 02075346955) 27th November Brighton, Concorde 2 (Box Office: 01273773938) *Ticket's £8.50 / Dublin - 13 Euro's. for full details on the European tour, check out