Killing Joke Concert History

Killing Joke is an English post-punk group which formed in October 1978 in Notting Hill, London, England. Founding members Jaz Coleman (vocals, keyboards) and Geordie Walker (guitars) have been the only constant members, with Geordie having died on the 26th of November 2023 in Prague following a stroke 2 days earlier.

Date Concert Venue Location
Apr 27, 2024
Upcoming
Sick New World 2024
Slipknot / System of a Down / A Perfect Circle / Alice In Chains / Bring Me The Horizon / Lamb Of God / Primus / Sevendust / Static-X / Motionless In White / Ice Nine Kills / Black Veil Brides / Danny Elfman / Sleep Token / Wage War / Bad Omens / Spiritbox / Powerman 5000 / Nonpoint / Kittie / Taproot / Dope / Fear Factory / Helmet / Killing Joke / Lords Of Acod / Skindred / Jinjer / Code Orange / Knocked Loose / Loathe / Baby Metal / Lorna Shore / Front Line Assembly / Wednesday 13 / 3TEETH / Dayseeker / Slaughter To Prevail / Kim Dracula / slowdrive / Duster / Swans / The Garden / VOWWS / Vein / Drain / Front 242 / Static Dress / VNV Nation / She Past Away / Nitzer Ebb / Drop Nineteens / Trash Talk / Combichrist / Zulu / Fury / SPY / Gel / Violent Vira / Snow Strippers / ULTRA SUNN / 6arelyhuman / Better Lovers / fleshwater / Superheaven / Incendiary / Glare / Have A Nice Life / Kublai Khan TX / Sunami / Paleface Swiss / Polyphia Show all bands
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Las Vegas Festival Grounds Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Show Duplicates for Apr 27, 2024
May 13, 2023
Sick New World Festival
System of a Down / Korn / Deftones / Incubus / Evanescence / Turnstile / Chevelle / The Sisters of Mercy / Papa Roach / Death Grips / Flyleaf / Mr. Bungle / Ville Valo & Agents / Placebo / 100 gecs / Ministry / She Wants Revenge / Skinny Puppy / Coal Chamber / KMFDM / Killing Joke / Spiritbox / Kittie / Soulfly / P.O.D. / Sevendust / Hoobastank / Alien Ant Farm / London After Midnight / FEVER 333 / HEALTH / Machine Girl / Ho99o9 / Prayers / Filter / Lacuna Coil / Melvins / Failure / Stabbing Westward / Cold / Cradle of Filth / Body Count / The Birthday Massacre / The 69 Eyes / Orgy / Monster Magnet / My Life With the Thrill Kill Kult / Loathe / Panchiko / Scene Queen / Superheaven / Fiddlehead / Narrow Head / Scowl Show all bands
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Las Vegas Festival Grounds Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Show Duplicates for May 13, 2023
Mar 12, 2023
Killing Joke / James Lavelle
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Royal Albert Hall London, England, United Kingdom
Mar 10, 2023
Killing Joke
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KK's Steel Mill Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Mar 09, 2023
Killing Joke / Desperate Measures
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KK's Steel Mill Wolverhampton, U.K.
Mar 07, 2023
Killing Joke
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Arts Centre Colchester, England, United Kingdom
Mar 06, 2023
Killing Joke
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Wedgewood Rooms Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Show Duplicate for Mar 06, 2023
Oct 25, 2022
Billy Idol / Killing Joke / Toyah
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First Direct Arena Leeds, England, United Kingdom
Oct 23, 2022
Billy Idol / Toyah / Killing Joke
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Resorts World Arena, National Exhibition Centre Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
Oct 21, 2022
Billy Idol / Toyah Wilcox / Killing Joke
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OVO Hydro Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Oct 19, 2022
Billy Idol / Killing Joke / Toyah
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OVO Arena Wembley London, England, United Kingdom
Oct 17, 2022
Billy Idol / Toyah / Killing Joke
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Cardiff International Arena Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
Show Duplicate for Oct 17, 2022
Aug 11, 2022 –
Aug 14, 2022
Bloodstock Open Air 2022
Lamb Of God / Killing Joke / Dark Funeral / Cattle Decapitation / Venom Inc. / Vio-Lence / Butcher Babies / Vended / Skarlett Riot / Night Flight Orchestra / Belphegor / Soen / Ill Niño / Orbit Culture / Heriot / Noctem / Guilt Trip / Desert Storm / Pelugion / Torus / Denali / Must Kill / Sulvain / Karma's Puppet / Apollyon / drip fed empire / Unburier / Devastator / Desenser / Callous Hands / Sweet May / Prolapse AD / Tooms / Acid Throne / Deadlock Saints / Detoxen / Lore Of The Woodman / Mercyful Fate / Dimmu Borgir / Bury Tomorow / Jinjer / Sylosis / Lorna Shore / Spirit World / Lost Society / Baest / Malevolence / Ferocious Dog / Samael / Black Tongue / Blood Youth / Defects / Cyhra / Cage Fight / Pupil Slicer / Mastiff / Sister Shotgun / Viction / Tribe of Ghosts / Imperium / Collapse The Sky / Headpress / Novacrow / Steel Mage / Cast In Tephra / Portrayal Of Ruinn / Ambrius / Draconian Reign / Silen / Collected / The Kunts / Master Charger / Solar Sons / Boz / Warlock A.D. / Behemoth / Testament / Exodus / Gwar / Doyle / Bloodywood / Sorcerer / Heart Of A Coward / Red Method / Sleep Token / Avatar / Eyehategod / Heathen / Discharge / Machine Head / Party Cannon / Thrown Into Exile / Inhuman Nature / Crepitation / Tumanduumband / FyreSky / Mechanised / Verminthrone / Pariah / Fornoth / Haint / Catalysis / Existentialist / I Fight Bears / Ireosis / Nomadus / Hellfected / Certain Death / Syncolima / Vulgar Dissection / All Hail Dog / Swamp Coffin / Dark Tranquility / Nekrogoblikon / Nanowar of Steel / Mother Vulture / Thuum / Basement Torture Killings Show all bands
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Catton Park Walton-on-Trent, UK
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Jun 24, 2022
Hellfest
"Hellfest" / Nine Inch Nails / Ministry / Skinny Puppy / Killing Joke / HEALTH / Youth Code
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Hellfest Grounds Clisson, Pays de la Loire, France
Jun 23, 2022 –
Jun 26, 2022
Hellfest 2022 - Weekend 2
Scorpions / Whitesnake / UFO / Thunder / Phil Campbell and the Bastard Sons / Wardruna / Helloween / Steve Vai / The Last Internationale / Tyler Bryant & the Shakedown / Rise Against / Slope / Bury Tomorrow / Dragged Under / Worst Doubt / Jerry Cantrell / Lowrider / Slomosa / Los Disidentes Del Sucio Motel / Therion / Septicflesh / Insomnium / Tribulation / Crown / Heilung / Sólstafir / Zeal & Ardor / The Ruins of Beverast / Lili Refrain / Nine Inch Nails / Ministry / Nitzer Ebb / Killing Joke / HEALTH / Youth Code / Dead Heat / Fauxx / Alice Cooper / Megadeth / Kreator / Dragonforce / Danko Jones / Blues Pills / Crisix / Disconnected / Bad Religion / Les Sheriff / Millencolin / Celkilt / Opium du peuple / Pogo Car Crash Control / Dirty Fonzy / The Baboon Show / Sons of O'Flaherty / The Bloody Beetroots / New Model Army / Earth / Godflesh / A.A. Williams / Human Impact / Stöner / Okkultokrati / As A New Revolt / Decapitated / Deeds of Flesh / Obscura / Gama Bomb / Benighted / SKELETAL REMAINS / Teethgrinder / Fractal Universe / Yarotz / Enslaved / Marduk / Moonspell / Ihsahn / Witchery / Dirty Shirt & the Transylvanian Folkcore Orchestra / Gaerea / Portrayal of Guilt / Neige Morte / Guns N' Roses / Airbourne / Myles Kennedy and Company / Gary Clark Jr. / Ayron Jones / Michael Monroe / Dirty Honey / Nightwish / Epica / Blind Guardian / Eluveitie / Gloryhammer / Manigance / Existance / The Exploited / GBH / Discharge / Touché Amoré / The Rumjacks / Xibalba / Stereotypical Working Class / Martyrdöd / Guilt Trip / Kadavar / Monkey3 / Villagers of ioannina city / Slift / My Own Private Alaska / Hällas / Dätcha Mandala / Untitled With Drums / Katatonia / Conviction / Draconian / Fleshgod Apocalypse / Sorcerer / Betraying The Martyrs / Humanity's Last Breath / Nero Di Marte / Dropdead Chaos / In Extremo / Moonsorrow / Myrkur / Igorrr / Arcturus / Conjurer / Fejd / Autarkh / Les Chants de Nihil / Metallica / Black Label Society / Avatar / Ugly Kid Joe / Headcharger / Angelus Apatrida / Bokassa / Spiritbox / Sabaton / Bring Me The Horizon / Bullet for My Valentine / Tagada Jones / Ill Niño / Alien Weaponry / Novelists (FR) / MOLYBARON / Comeback Kid / Suicide Silence / Ignite / Lionheart / Terror / Incendiary / Judiciary / Year of the Knife / Clowns / Orange Goblin / Pentagram / Eyehategod / Thou / Ufomammut / Regarde Les Hommes Tomber / Hangman's Chair / Year of No Light / The Atomic Bitchwax / 20 Seconds Falling Man / Carcass / Napalm Death / Destruction / Memoriam / Vltimas / Blood Incantation / Demilich / Carnation / High Command / mercyful fate / Triptykon / Mgła / Archgoat / Cult Of Fire / Midnight / Svart Crown / Nytt Land / Sordide / Hangman's Chair Show all bands
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Val de Moine Sport Complex Clisson, Pays de la Loire, France
Show Duplicates for Jun 23, 2022
Jun 19, 2022
Hellfest 2022
Red Fang / Deez Nuts / Life of Agony / While She Sleeps / Judas Priest / Alcest / Killing Joke / Sick Of It All
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Rue du Champ Louet, 44190 Clisson, France Clisson, Pays de la Loire, France
Jun 17, 2022 –
Jun 20, 2022
Hellfest 2022 - Weekend 1
Deftones / Dropkick Murphys / The Offsping / Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes / The Inspector Cluzo / Burning Heads / Ferocious Dog / Frog Leap / Volbeat / Five Finger Death Punch / Mastodon / Opeth / Shinedown / Leprous / Ego Kill Talent / Laura Cox Band / Heart Attack / Suicidal Tendencies / Cro-Mags / No Turning Back / Dog Eat Dog / Mordred / Rudeboy / Slapshot / Higher Power / In Other Climes / Electric Wizard / Baroness / High On Fire / Black Mountain / Witchcraft / Elder / ASG / Greenleaf / Abrahma / Death to All / At The Gates / Lords of Flesh / Necrophobic / Gatecreeper / Cadaver / Enforced / Necrowretch / Shade and Dust / Mayhem / Abbath / Primordial / Rotting Christ / The Great Old Ones / Seth / Mephorash / Numen / Mortis Mutilati / Ghost / Megadeth / Rival Sons / Heaven Shall Burn / Skillet / Knocked Loose / InVisions / Fire From the Gods / Deep Purple / Airbourne / Steel Panther / Alestorm / The Darkness / Soen / Soldier Side / Last Temptation / Titan / Social Distortion / Anti-Flag / The Toy Dolls / Agnostic Front / Washington Dead Cats / Frustration / Guerilla Poubelle / Lion’s Law / Grade 2 / Envy / Mono and the Jo Quail Quartet / Messa / Pelican / The Vintage Caravan / The Picturebooks / Me And That Man / Duel / Point Mort / Sepultura / Agressor / Flotsam and Jetsam / Exciter / Loudblast / Xentrix / Rectal Smegma / Brutal Sphincter / Karras / Vreid / Skáld / Ensiferum / Taake / Kampfar / Einherjer / Helheim / Aktarum / Artus / Gojira / Korn / Maximum the Hormone / Jinjer / Car Bomb / Lacuna Coil / Kontrust / Deadly Apples / Judas Priest / Running Wild / Down / Michael Schenker / Doro / Battle Beast / Sortilege / Tempt / Stengah / Sick of It All / Walls of Jericho / While She Sleeps / Deez Nuts / Counterparts / Jesus Piece / Moscow Death Brigade / Landmvrks / Glassbone / Killing Joke / Perturbator / Life Of Agony / Red Fang / Twin Temple / Inter Arma / Lysistrata / Vile Creature / Ecstatic Vision / Devin Townsend / Coroner / Dying Fetus / Misery Index / Monuments / Hour of Penance / Ingested / Dyscarnate / Exocrine / Watain / Alcest / 1349 / Borknagar / Gaahls Wyrd / Regarde Les Hommes Tomber / Cân Bardd / Penitence Onrique / Deliverance Show all bands
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Val de Moine Sport Complex Clisson, Pays de la Loire, France
Show Duplicates for Jun 17, 2022
Jun 16, 2022 –
Jun 19, 2022
Graspop Metal Meeting 2022
The Offspring / Korn / Iron Maiden / Deftones / Shinedown / A Day To Remember / Five Finger Death Punch / Scorpions / Foreigner / Deep Purple / Bullet for My Valentine / Megadeth / Alice Cooper / Skillet / Judas Priest / Dropkick Murphys / Faith No More / Whitesnake / Volbeat / Killswitch Engage / Black Veil Brides / Europe / Mastodon / Opeth / Sepultura / Suicide Silence / Black Label Society / Beartooth / Suicidal Tendencies / Steel Panther / Rival Sons / Killing Joke / Ugly Kid Joe / While She Sleeps / Baroness / Monster Magnet / Down / Dimmu Borgir / Alestorm / Saxon / Lagwagon / L7 / Red Fang / Paradise Lost / Powerwolf / Obituary / High On Fire / Stick To Your Guns / Fu Manchu / Alcest / Amorphis / Bury Tomorrow / Dying Fetus / Perturbator / Spiritbox / Thunder / Decapitated / Jinjer / mercyful fate / Boston Manor / Heilung / Heaven Shall Burn / Devin Townsend / Code Orange / Kadavar / Zeal & Ardor / Myles Kennedy / Good Riddance / Tremonti / Tyler Bryant & the Shakedown / Creeper / The Dead Daisies / Trash Boat / Diamante / Battle Beast / Crossfaith / My Dying Bride / Deez Nuts / Blues Pills / Fire From the Gods / Amenra / Gloryhammer / Tiamat / Imminence / In Extremo / Ihsahn / Sacred Reich / Michael Schenker / Cemetery Sun / Dog Eat Dog / Tribulation / Twin Temple / Beyond The Black / Me And That Man / Naglfar / Slapshot / The Vintage Caravan / Employed To Serve / Kontrust / Phil Campbell and the Bastard Sons / Invisions / As Everything Unfolds / Massive Wagons / Disillusion / Ego Kill Talent / Megadeth / Misþyrming / Dool / The Great Old Ones / Phil Campbell / Wayward Sons / Majestica / Fleddy Melculy / Joyous Wolf / Gaahls Wyrd / Powerflo / Stake / Vltimas / British Lion / Tempt / Bütcher / Crystal Lake - Official / Sloper / The Curse Of Millhaven / Lalma Show all bands
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Graspop Metal Meeting Dessel, Flanders, Belgium
Show Duplicates for Jun 16, 2022
Jun 13, 2022
Billy Idol / Killing Joke / Toyah AO Arena Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Apr 09, 2022
Killing Joke
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Hammersmith Apollo London, England, United Kingdom

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Sep 14 - 16, 2018
 Chicago, Illinois, United States
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Nov 25, 2019
 Washington, D.C., United States
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Aug 15 - 18, 2019
 Waregem, Belgium
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 Waregem, Belgium
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 Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany
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 Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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Fertier Jun 16, 2022

I am very puzzled: I saw Killing Joke in a small venue in the french city of Tours, about 83/85. The sound man was crazy an I lost my left ear this evening. there seems to have no trace left ? how is it possible?

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)


How many concerts has Killing Joke had?

Killing Joke has had 404 concerts.

What genre is Killing Joke?

Killing Joke is most often considered to be Rock, Punk, Alternative, Metal, British, Post-Punk, Alternative Metal, New Wave, Synthpop, Industrial, Synth-Pop, New Romantic, Industrial Metal, Gothic Rock, Industrial Rock, and UK Post-Punk.

When is the next Killing Joke concert?

The next Killing Joke concert is on April 27, 2024 at Las Vegas Festival Grounds in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. The bands performing are: Slipknot / System of a Down / A Perfect Circle / Alice In Chains / Bring Me The Horizon / Lamb Of God / Primus / Sevendust / Static-X / Motionless In White / Ice Nine Kills / Black Veil Brides / Danny Elfman / Sleep Token / Wage War / Bad Omens / Spiritbox / Powerman 5000 / Nonpoint / Kittie / Taproot / Dope / Fear Factory / Helmet / Killing Joke / Lords Of Acod / Skindred / Jinjer / Code Orange / Knocked Loose / Loathe / Baby Metal / Lorna Shore / Front Line Assembly / Wednesday 13 / 3TEETH / Dayseeker / Slaughter To Prevail / Kim Dracula / slowdrive / Duster / Swans / The Garden / VOWWS / Vein / Drain / Front 242 / Static Dress / VNV Nation / She Past Away / Nitzer Ebb / Drop Nineteens / Trash Talk / Combichrist / Zulu / Fury / SPY / Gel / Violent Vira / Snow Strippers / ULTRA SUNN / 6arelyhuman / Better Lovers / fleshwater / Superheaven / Incendiary / Glare / Have A Nice Life / Kublai Khan TX / Sunami / Paleface Swiss / Polyphia.

When was the last Killing Joke concert?

The last Killing Joke concert was on May 13, 2023 at Las Vegas Festival Grounds in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. The bands that performed were: System of a Down / Korn / Deftones / Incubus / Chevelle / Papa Roach / Evanescence / Sevendust / Ministry / P.O.D. / Coal Chamber / Soulfly / Hoobastank / Filter / Flyleaf / Mr. Bungle / Kittie / Orgy / Cold / FEVER 333 / Skinny Puppy / Melvins / Monster Magnet / Lacuna Coil / Cradle of Filth / Bodycount / Alien Ant Farm / Killing Joke / Sisters of Mercy / Turnstile / Ho99o9 / KMFDM / Stabbing Westward / Death Grips / Placebo / 100 gecs / She Wants Revenge / Spiritbox / London After Midnight / HEALTH / Machine Girl / Prayers / Failure / The Birthday Massacre / The 69 Eyes / My Life With the Thrill Kill Kult / Loathe / Panchiko / Scene Queen / Superheaven / Fiddlehead / Narrowhead / Scowllol.

What setlist does Killing Joke play live?

The songs that Killing Joke performs live vary, but here's the latest setlist that we have from the March 12, 2023 concert at Royal Albert Hall in London, England, United Kingdom:

  1. Requiem
  2. Wardance
  3. Tomorrow's World
  4. Bloodsport
  5. The Wait
  6. Complications
  7. S.O.36
  8. Primitive
  9. The Fall of Because
  10. Tension
  11. Unspeakable
  12. Butcher
  13. Follow the Leaders
  14. Madness
  15. Who Told You How?
  16. Exit
  17. Are You Receiving?
  18. Change
  19. Turn to Red
  20. Pssyche

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